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The stereotype image of the werewolf was defined by Universal Studios’ classic horror film, The Wolf Man starring Lon Chaney, Jr.

Universal Studios set the tone for the icons of horror

In the 1930s and 40s, Universal Studios produced a series of horror films which remain some of the best and most popular examples of the genre. Tod Browning’s Dracula and James Whale’s Frankenstein became the iconic depictions of those characters in the popular imagination, from Dracula’s Hungarian accent, widow’s peak haircut, and cape to the neck-bolts, […]