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Boris Karloff
   is the stage name of   
William Henry Pratt
Actor, famous for portaying Frankenstein's monster, British
The Sorcerers (1967)
   has the tagline   
Boris Karloff He Turns Them On...He Turns Them Off...To Live...love, Die or KILL!
Son of Frankenstein (1939)
   starred   
Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi
Director: Rowland V. Lee. Also starred Lionel Atwill, Josephine Hutchinson & Donnie Dunagan. Plot: Wolf Frankenstein(Rathbone), son of Henry Frankenstein, returns with his wife, to his fathers estate to claim his inheritance.
Boris Karloff
   was considered for the role of   
The Invisible Man in The Invisible Man (1933)
Claude Rains got the part
Boris Karloff
   was considered for the role of   
Larry Talbot in The Wolf Man (1941)
Lon Chaney Jr got the part
The House of Rothchild (1934)
   starred   
George Arliss, Boris Karloff and Loretta Young
Director: Alfred L. Werker. Also starred Robert Young, C. Aubrey Smith & Arthur Byron. Plot: The story of the rise of the Rothschild financial empire founded by Mayer Rothschild (Arliss) and continued by his five sons...
Charlie Chan at the Opera (1936)
   starred   
Warner Oland, Boris Karloff and Keye Luke
- Director: H. Bruce Humberstone. Also starred William Demarest, Guy Usher & Margaret Irving. Plot: A dangerous amnesiac escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the opera house to wreak revenge on those who tried to murder him seven years earlier.
You'll Find Out (1940)
   starred   
Kay Kyser, Peter Lorre and Boris Karloff
Director: David Butler. Also starred Bela Lugosi, Helen Parrish & Dennis O'Keefe. Plot: Kay Kyser and his orchestra are hired to entertain at the birthday party of a young heiress at a creepy old mansion...
The Ghoul (1933)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Cedric Hardwicke and Ernest Thesiger
Director: T. Hayes Hunter. Also starred Dorothy Hyson, Anthony Bushell & Kathleen Harrison. Ploy: An Egyptologist returns from the dead to take revenge on those who have violated his tomb
The Man Who Changed His Mind (1936)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Anna Lee and John Loder
Director: Robert Stevenson. Also starred Frank Cellier, Donald Calthrop & Cecil Parker
Bedlam (1946)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Anna Lee and Billy House
Director: Mark Robson. Also starred Richard Fraser, Glen Vernon & Ian Wolfe. Plot: Nell Bowen (Lee), the spirited protege of rich Lord Mortimer (House), becomes interested in the conditions of notorious St. Mary's of Bethlehem Asylum (Bedlam).
Grip of the Strangler (1958)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Jean Kent and Elizabeth Allan
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Anthony Dawson, Vera Day & Tim Turner. Plot: A writer investigating the execution of a serial killer known as "The Haymarket Strangler" 20 years...
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Colin Clive and Valerie Hobson
IMDB rating 8.1/10. Director: James Whale. IMDB rating 8.1/10. 8.
The Mummy (1932)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Zita Johann and David Manners
Director: Karl Freund. Also starred Arthur Byron, Edward Van Sloan & Bramwell Fletcher. Plot: In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege...
Corridors of Blood (1958)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Betta St. John and Finlay Currie
Director: Robert Day. Also starred Francis Matthews, Adrienne Corri & Francis De Wolff
The Lost Patrol (1934)
   starred   
Victor McLaglen, Boris Karloff, Wallace Ford and Reginald Denny
Director and Producer: John Ford. Also starred J.M. Kerrigan and Alan Hale.
The Black Cat (1934)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi and David Manners
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer. Also starred Julie Bishop, Egon Brecher & Harry Cording. Plot: American honeymooners in Hungary are trapped in the home of a Satan- worshipping priest when the bride is taken there for medical help following a road accident.
Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Colin Clive and Valerie Hobson
Director: James Whale. Also starred Ernest Lanchester, Gavin Gordon and Douglas Walton. Doctor Frankenstein (goaded by an even madder scientist) builds his monster a mate...Drama/horror
The Sorcerers (1967)
   starred   
Boris Karloff, Elizabeth Ercy and Ian Ogilvy
Director: Michael Reeves. Also Starred Victor Henry, Sally Sheridan & Alf Joint. Plot: The great hypnotist Professor Montserrat (Karloff) has developed a technique for controlling the minds, and sharing the sensations...






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