October 11th - Halloween and Horror
Many people assume that because I like Halloween that I must like horror. Nothing can be further from the truth. I'm strictly a "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown", "Mad Monster Party" and original Universal Classic Monsters kind of guy.
Wikipedia "The series began with The Hunchback of Notre Dame and The Phantom of the Opera, both silent films starring Lon Chaney. Universal continued with talkies including monster franchises Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, The Wolf Man, and Creature from the Black Lagoon. The studio's leading horror actors during this post-Chaney period were Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, and Lon Chaney, Jr.."