The Immortal Count
The Life and Films of Bela Lugosi
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of Kentucky|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
In the 1931 film Dracula, Bela Lugosi set the standard for horror film villainy. Though many actors have donned the cape since that first production, remnants of Hungarian-born Lugosi's portrayal continue to surface in popular culture -- from highly prized memorabilia to a character on Sesame Street. After a decade of trying vainly to broaden his range, Lugosi gave up his ambitions and began to support himself with roles that were all in some way a variation of the...