(early 1900s) Stage: "Charley's Aunt", Canada
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[on his pet hate] Background music in films. I know my films have it too - the heavy, sinister stuff. But I still think background music is an insult to the intelligence of audiences. The mood should be conveyed by the action and not have to be underlined. There was that Hitchcock film Lifeboat
(1944) in which three or four people were floating on a boat in the middle of the ocean. But from ...
A photograph of Karloff in his Frankenstein
(1931) monster makeup appears on one stamp of a sheet of 10 USA 37¢ commemorative postage stamps, issued 25 February 2003, celebrating American Filmmaking: Behind the Scenes. The stamp, which honors makeup artists, shows Jack P. Pierce
and an unidentified assistant applying the monster makeup.
The Master of Horror