Universal Pictures created a monopoly on the mainstream horror film, producing stars similar to Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff, and grossing giant sums of money on the box office within the course of. Il mostro di Frankenstein , one of some Italian horror film before the late Fifties, is now thought-about lost. Paul Wegener (because the Golem) and Lyda Salmonova (as Jessica), within the 1915 German, partially misplaced horror movie Der Golem. In the 1910s Georges Méliès would continue producing his Faustian films, probably the most important of this era was 1912’s Le Chevalier des Neiges (The Knight of the Snows). It was Méliès’ last film with Faustian themes and the last of many movies by which the filmmaker appeared because the Devil.
They created subtle sight gags and theatrical special results to both entertain or scare the audience. Segundo de Chomón produced a handful of impressive trick movies, including … Read MoreRead More »