Episode 11: Universal Horror Monsters
Mike hangs out with his old friend from the Abraham Van Helsing University for Monster Slaying, Ken Ang, for this episode. Learn more on the history of Universal Horror as we talk about Dracula, Frankenstein’s monster, and the Wolfman.
00:00 Opening Song
00:41 Former slayer school classmate, Ken Ang, comes in as a guest
03:15 Introduction to motion pictures and Universal Studios
15:32 Things that were not part of vampire lore before Dracula
17:44 How to kill Dracula
18:40 Frankenstein’s monster
23:30 Sense of humour in Bride of Frankenstein
26:07 How to kill Frankenstein’s Monster
29:48 Transformation of the wolfman
34:35 Creature Feature
References and links:
Universal Studios Monsters: A Legacy of Horror written by Michael Mallory
The mind of Monster Slayer Mike
About the show
In the Monster Slayer’s Guide, Mike Nevada and his rotating guest of monster slayers (who coincidentally all sound like Mike’s brother), analyze horror movies, so when that same monster comes to your town, you will know exactly how to destroy the evil from beyond the grave.
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