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Lugosi, Bela 1882-1956

Works: 777 works in 1,747 publications in 6 languages and 23,754 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Film adaptations  Monster films  Vampire films  Werewolf films  Mad scientist films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Film remakes 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Bela Lugosi
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Most widely held works by Bela Lugosi
Dracula : the legacy collection by Tod Browning( Visual )

130 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Ninotchka by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

27 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garbo plays a dour, severe Soviet official who comes to Paris on business involving the sale of some czarist jewels. But soon business turns to pleasure as she discovers the special magic of Paris and finds herself succumbing to the charms of a suave Frenchman named Leon D'Algout (Melvyn Douglas). The plot bubbles merrily as Ninotchka chooses between romance and duty--and must even confront a rival for Leon's affection in the exiled Grand Duchess Swana (Ina Claire)
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( Visual )

23 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chick and Wilbur are two railroad clerks who are assigned to checking a shipment of two crates, the last remains of Dracula and Frankenstein. Of course the monsters are still alive in their coffins and so the comedy chase begins. Stars Bud Abbott and Lou Costello
Frankenstein : the legacy collection by John Shiban( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble. Bride of Frankenstein: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster. Son of Frankenstein: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife to claim his inheritance. Ghost of Frankenstein: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help. House of Frankenstein: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster exact revenge upon their many enemies
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Talbot returns to his father's castle in Wales. He is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist
Plan 9 from outer space by Edward D Wood( Visual )

48 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plan 9: Alien invaders use "Plan 9" to re-animate dead earthlings
Dracula( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of the Carpathian count who leaves terror in his wake as he travels from his home in eastern Europe to lease Carfax Abbey in London. Based on the hit Broadway stage adaptation of Bram Stoker's novel, by Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston
Island of lost souls( Visual )

12 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad doctor conducts ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
White zombie by Victor Halperin( Visual )

79 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in English and German and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic horror film, zombies rob graves and take the bodies to a sugar mill, where zombies work around the clock for the mad White Zombie
Monsters : a celebration of the classics from Universal Studios by Roy Milano( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lavishly illustrated book provides the words and images behind these legendary films-plus heartfelt tributes from some of Hollywood's most famous fans. Here are beautiful on-screen and behind-the-scenes photos from the studio's vaults; the background stories of Dracula, Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolf Man, and the other classic characters that scared audiences and scared up profits; the makeup secrets; the censorship battles; and words of praise from friends, family, and fans
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
The wolf man : the legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man: Grave robbers open the grave of the Wolf man and awaken him
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

7 editions published between 1943 and 2005 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Louis Stevenson's The body snatcher: A surgeon pays an unscrupulous body snatcher to deliver fresh cadavers to him
Glen or Glenda? by Edward D Wood( Visual )

33 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glen or Glenda tells two stories. One is about a transvestite who can't figure out how to tell his girl that he likes to wear her clothes. The other is about Alan, a pseudohermaphrodite who undergoes a painful operation to become a woman
The Bela Lugosi collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murders in the Rue Morgue: A mad scientist attempts to find a mate for his talking gorilla
Bride of the monster( Visual )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientest tries to harness atomic energy into the creation of super beings. Together with his sidekick slave, Lobo, he finds a willing bride for his monster in the person of a nosey girl reporter. Good eventually defeats evil in a hysterical chase through the marshes as the mad doctor is eaten alive by his own monster
The devil bat( Visual )

23 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lugosi plays the vengeful Dr. Carruthers, who uses an odd method to extract his revenge: he trains his giant vampire bat to attack anyone wearing a special shaving lotion scent!
Ghosts on the loose by William Beaudine( Visual )

25 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The East Side Kids get tangled up in wartime espionage and intrigue when they stumble upon a sinister haunted house that turns out to be secret Nazi headquarters
The black cat by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

13 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bus crash on a lonely Austrian road compels American honeymooners to spend the night at the house of Poelzig, who is engaged in a death-feud with Dr. Verdegast
Extraordinary tales( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five of Edgar Allan Poe's best-known stories are brought to vivid life in this heart-pounding animated anthology. Murderous madmen, sinister villains and cloaked ghouls stalk the darkened corridors of Poe's imagination, as his haunting tales are given a terrifying new twist by some of the most beloved figures in horror film history. Include: The Tell-Tale Heart; The Fall of the House of Usher; The Masque of the Red Death; The Pit and the Pendulum; and The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valedemar
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Alternative Names
Arisztid, Olt 1882-1956

Béla Lugosi acteur américain

Béla Lugosi actor húngaro

Bela Lugosi attore cinematografico ungherese

Bela Lugosi Filmdarsteller, der besonders Rollen in Horrorfilmen spielte

Béla Lugosi Hongaars filmacteur

Bela Lugosi Hungarian actor

Bela Lugosi ungarsk skuespiller

Béla Lugosi węgierski aktor filmowy

Bela Luqoşi

Blasko, Bela

Blasko, Bela 1882-1956

Blaskó, Béla Ferenc Dezső

Blaskó, Béla Ferenc Dezső 1882-1956

Blasko, Bela Lugosi 1882-1956

Dezső, Blaskó Béla Ferenc.

Lugosi, Bela

Lugosi, Béla 1882-1956

Lugosi Béla magyar színész

Olt, Arisztid

Olt, Arisztid 1882-1956

Μπέλα Λουγκόζι Ούγγρος ηθοποιός του θεάτρου και του κινηματογράφου

Бела Лугоси

Бела Лугоши

Бела Лугоши американский актёр венгерского происхождения

Бела Лугоши американський актор угорського походження

Лугоши, Бела американский актёр венгерского происхождения

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בלה לוגוסי

بلا لاگوسی

بيلا لوغوسي

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NinotchkaBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinThe WolfmanDraculaIsland of lost soulsMonsters : a celebration of the classics from Universal StudiosThe wolf man : the legacy collectionGlen or Glenda?