film What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?  

Christopher Shultz
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List Rules Vote up the most terrifying classic monster movies from Universal Studios

For well over a decade, Universal Studios released a slew of monster films that became classics almost instantly. There are a ton of '30s horror movies and titles from the '40s as well, but Universal's are often cited as the cream of the crop, from their Bela Lugosi Dracula movies to Boris Karloff's Frankenstein films and beyond. But which are the best Universal monster movies? And moreover, which are the best Universal Studios monsters? How about the best Dracula movies, or the Boris Karloff films that outshine the rest? Now's the time to let your voice be heard!

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Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Frankenstein Boris Karloff, John Boles, Colin Clive

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Dracula Bela Lugosi, Tod Browning, Carla Laemmle

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The Wolf Man is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Wolf Man Bela Lugosi, Claude Rains, Lon Chaney

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Bride of Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Bride of Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Walter Brennan, Billy Barty

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The Invisible Man is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Invisible Man Claude Rains, Gloria Stuart, Una O'Connor

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Creature from the Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Creature from the Black Lagoon Richard Carlson, Richard Denning, Julie Adams

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Abbott and Costello Meet Frank... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein Vincent Price, Bela Lugosi, Lou Costello

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Son of Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Son of Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Basil Rathbone

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The Mummy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Mummy Boris Karloff, Edward Van Sloan, Noble Johnson

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House of Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
House of Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney, Jr.

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The Ghost of Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Ghost of Frankenstein Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Jr.

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Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Ma... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Jr.

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The Mummy's Tomb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Mummy's Tomb Dick Foran, John Hubbard, Elyse Knox

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House of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
House of Dracula Lon Chaney, Jr., John Carradine

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The Mummy's Hand is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Mummy's Hand Dick Foran, Peggy Moran, Wallace Ford

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Dracula's Daughter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Dracula's Daughter Hedda Hopper, Otto Kruger, Halliwell Hobbes

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Revenge of the Creature is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Revenge of the Creature Clint Eastwood, John Agar, Nestor Paiva

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The Invisible Man Returns is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
The Invisible Man Returns Vincent Price, Cedric Hardwicke, Nan Grey

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She-Wolf of London is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
She-Wolf of London June Lockhart, Lloyd Corrigan, Sara Haden

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Son of Dracula is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What Are The Best Universal Monster Films?
Son of Dracula Lon Chaney, Jr., John Carradine