HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR. KARLOFF

Boris Karloff (Nov 23rd, 1887-Feb 2, 1969)

BORIS KARLOFF HAPPY BIRTHDAY (LIFE)

Life Magazine cover

Boris Karloff birthday cake on set of Son Of Frankenstein

Celebrating Boris Karloff’s Birthday on set of “Son Of Frankenstein” with Basil Rathbone and Bela Lugosi

Boris Karloff birthday with Basil Rathbone and Bela Lugosi

Celebrating Boris Karloff’s Birthday on set of “Son Of Frankenstein” with Basil Rathbone and Bela Lugosi

BORIS KARLOFF BIRTHDAY SON OF FRANKENSTEIN

Celebrating Boris Karloff’s Birthday on set of “Son Of Frankenstein” with Basil Rathbone and Bela Lugosi

Boris Kalroff THE GALE STORM SHOW

With Gale Storm and Zazu Pitts (The Gale Storm show)

Boris Kalroff, Lon Chaney Jr, Vincent Price, Hazel Court. Look Magazine 1964

With Lon Chaney Jr, Vincent Price, Hazel Court. Look Magazine 1964

BORIS KARLFF & CHUCK JONES

With Chuck Jones

Boris Karloff and daughter Sara

Boris Karloff and daughter Sara

Boris Karloff and daughter Sara

Boris Karloff and daughter Sara

BORIS KARLOFF 'The Criminal Code' (1931)

The Criminal Code

BORIS KARLOFF %22HEART OF DARKNESS%22

From “The Heart of Darkness” Playhouse 90

Boris Karloff %22THRILLER%22

“THRILLER”

Boris Karloff Bela Lugosi

Boris and Bela

Boris Karloff color test for Son Of Frankenstein

color test “Son Of Frankenstein”

Boris Karloff color test (Son Of Frankenstein)

color test “Son Of Frankenstein”

Boris Karloff color test Son Of Frankenstein

color test “Son Of Frankenstein”

Rathbone Karloff Duanagan Son Of Frankenstein

with Basil Rathbone and Donnie Duanagan “Son Of Frankenstein”

BORIS KARLOFF AND BELA LUGOSI Publicity

BORIS KARLOFF AND BELA LUGOSI Publicity

Boris Karloff THE BLACK CAT publicity

THE BLACK CAT publicity

MAD MONSTER PARTY (Karloff as Dr. Frankenstein)

MAD MONSTER PARTY

Boris Karloff Young publicity

early publicity

THE SORCERERS theatrical poster Boris Karloff

“THE SORCERERS” theatrical poster

Lionel Barrymore Boris Karloff The Bells

” The Bells” with Lionel Barrymore

Abbott and Costello Meet The Killer Boris Karloff lobby card

“Abbott and Costello Meet The Killer Boris Karloff” lobby card

Abbott and Costello Meet The Killer Boris Karloff lobby card

“Abbott and Costello Meet The Killer Boris Karloff” lobby card

THE STRANGE DOOR theatrical poster Laughton Karloff

“THE STRANGE DOOR” theatrical poster with Charles Laughton

THE STRANGE DOOR theatrical poster Laughton Karloff

“THE STRANGE DOOR” theatrical poster with Charles Laughton

THE STRANGE DOOR lobby card Laughton Karloff

“THE STRANGE DOOR” theatrical poster with Charles Laughton

The Black Castle poster Karloff Chaney

“The Black Castle” poster with Lon Chaney

The Black Castle lobby card Karloff Chaney

“The Black Castle” poster with Lon Chaney

The Black Castle lobby card Karloff Chaney

“The Black Castle” poster with Lon Chaney

BORIS KARLOFF LIFE (PLAYING CRICKET)

LIFE (PLAYING CRICKET)

The Haunted Strangler theatrical poster Karloff

“The Haunted Strangler” theatrical poster

The Haunted Strangler theatrical poster Karloff

“The Haunted Strangler” theatrical poster

The Haunted Strangler lobby card Karloff

“The Haunted Strangler” lobby card

The Haunted Strangler lobby card Karloff

“The Haunted Strangler” lobby card

The Haunted Strangler lobby card Karloff

“The Haunted Strangler” lobby card

%22Corridors Of blood%22 theatrical poster Boris Karloff

“Corridors Of blood” theatrical poster

Boris Karloff as Dr. Jekyll

as Dr. Jekyll

Ghost In The Invisible Bikini lobby card

“Ghost In The Invisible Bikini” lobby card

Boris Karloff %22I Spy%22

“I SPY”

THE DEVIL COMMANDS LOBBY CARD Boris Karloff

“THE DEVIL COMMANDS” LOBBY CARD

The CRIMSON CULT Boris Karloff Christopher Lee Barbara Steele

“The CRIMSON CULT” with Christopher Lee and Barbara Steele

CHRISTOPHER LEE BARBARA STEELE BORIS KARLOFF

“The CRIMSON CULT” with Christopher Lee and Barbara Steele

The CRIMSON CULT Boris Karloff Christopher Lee Barbara Steele poster

“The CRIMSON CULT” with Christopher Lee and Barbara Steele

 

Boris Karloff %22This is your life.%22

This Is Your Life

BORIS KARLOFF %22THIS IS YOUR LIFE%22 w:Jack Pierce

This Is Your Life with Jack Pierce

Boris Karloff This Is Your Life

This Is Your Life

Frankenstein 1970 lobby card

“Frankenstein 1970” lobby card

Frankenstein 1970 lobby card Karloff

“Frankenstein 1970” lobby card

BORIS KARLOFF %22ARSENIC AND OLD LACE%22

“ARSENIC AND OLD LACE”

Arsenic and old lace Peter Lorre Boris Karloff

Arsenic And Old Lace with Peter Lorre

Boris Karloff Arsenic and old lace

Arsenic And Old Lace

Boris Karloff Arsenic and old lace

Arsenic And Old Lace

BORIS KARLOFF AND ERICH VON STROHEIM ARSENIC AND OLD LACE

Arsenic And Old Lace with ERICH VON STROHEIM

 

Boris Karloff Sabaka 1954

“Sabaka”

BORIS KARLOFF %22PETER PAN%22

“Peter Pan.”

BORIS KARLOFF AS CAPTAIN HOOK

AS CAPTAIN HOOK

BORIS KARLOFF AS CAPTAIN HOOK (1950)

AS CAPTAIN HOOK

BORIS KARLOFF AS CPATIAN HOOK IN PETER PAN (1950 LEONARD BERNSTEIN)

“Peter Pan.”

BORIS KARLOFF PETER PAN

“Peter Pan.”

Boris Karloff in Peter Pan

Peter Pan

John Burrell, Peter Lawrence, Boris Karloff, Leonard Bernstein, Trude Rittman meeting for Peter Pan

John Burrell, Peter Lawrence, Boris Karloff, Leonard Bernstein, Trude Rittman meeting for Peter Pan

Boris Karloff Tap Roots 1948

“Tap Roots”

Vincent Price, Joseph Schlidkraut, Boris Karloff

with Vincent Price and Joseph Schlidkraut

VINCENT PRICE PETER LORRE BORIS KARLOFF

with VINCENT PRICE and PETER LORRE

Boris Karloff %22Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome%22

“Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome”

BORIS KARLOFF AND LON CHANEY, JR. %22ROUTE 66%22

Route 66 with Lon Chaney, Jr and Peter Lorre

Peter Lorre Boris Karloff Lon Chaney Jr Route 66

Route 66 with Lon Chaney, Jr and Peter Lorre

Boris Karloff (Route 66)

Route 66

Boris Karloff last time as monster Route 66

last time as the monster Route 66

Boris Karloff on Route 66

Route 66

 

Boris Karloff Route 66

Route 66

Boris Karloff smoke break Route 66

smokey treat break Route 66

Boris Karloff, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr. Route 66

Route 66 with Lon Chaney, Jr and Peter Lorre

Boris Karloff Tower of London

on the set of “Tower of London”

ISLE OF THE DEAD LOBBY CARD Boris Karloff

“ISLE OF THE DEAD” LOBBY CARD

THE BODY SNATCHER LOBBY CARD BORIS KARLOFF BELA LUGOSI

“THE BODY SNATCHER” LOBBY CARD with BELA LUGOSI

THE BODY SNATCHER poster Karloff Lugosi Daniell

“THE BODY SNATCHER” poster with Lugosi and Henry Daniell

THE BODY SNATCHER poster Karloff Lugosi Daniell

“THE BODY SNATCHER” poster with Lugosi and Henry Daniell

THE BODY SNATCHER poster Karloff Lugosi Daniell

“THE BODY SNATCHER” poster with Lugosi and Henry Daniell

THE INVISIBLE RAY LOBBY CARD KARLOFF LUGOSI

“THE INVISIBLE RAY LOBBY CARD” with LUGOSI and FRANCES DRAKE

THE INVISIBLE RAY LOBBY CARD KARLOFF LUGOSI

“THE INVISIBLE RAY” LOBBY CARD with LUGOSI

YOU'LL FIND OUT LOBBY CARD BORIS KARLOFF BELA LUGOSI PETER LORRE KAY KYSER

“YOU’LL FIND OUT” LOBBY CARD with LUGOSI, LORRE,  and KAY KYSER

Boris Karloff Lucille Ball %22Lured%22 (1947)

With Lucille Ball “Lured”

THE RAVEN Theatrical poster Lugosi Karloff

“THE RAVEN” Theatrical poster with Lugosi

The Raven theatrical poster Lugosi Karloff

“THE RAVEN” Theatrical poster with Lugosi

The Raven lobby card Lugosi Karloff

“THE RAVEN” lobby card with Lugosi

Boris Karloff Before I Hang lobby card

“Before I Hang” lobby card

BLACK FRIDAY poster Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

BLACK FRIDAY poster Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

BLACK FRIDAY poster Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

BLACK FRIDAY lobby card Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

BLACK FRIDAY poster Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

 

BLACK FRIDAY poster Karloff Lugosi

“BLACK FRIDAY” poster with Lugosi

THE INVISIBLE RAY lobby card. Karloff Lugosi

“THE INVISIBLE RAY” lobby card. with Lugosi

THE INVISIBLE RAY theatrical poster. Karloff Lugosi

“THE INVISIBLE RAY” theatrical poster with Lugosi

Boris and Bela in %22The Black Cat%22 (1934). Harry Cording Jacqueline Wells

“THE BLACK CAT” with Lugosi, Harry Cording, Jacqueline Wells

BORIS KARLOFF LUCILLE LUND THE BLACK CAT

With Lucille Lund “The Back Cat”

Boris Karloff THE BLACK CAT

“The Black Cat”

BORIS KARLOFF THE BLACK CAT (DIR. ULMER)

“The Black Cat”

BORIS KARLOFF THE BLACK CAT (EDGAR G. ULMER)

“The Black Cat”

Boris, Bela and David Manners in %22The Black Cat%22 (1934

“The Black Cat” still with David Manners and Lugosi

JACK PIERCE AND KARLOFF THE BLACK CAT

Jack Pierce applying makeup for “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat

“The Black Cat”

karloff black cat9

With Lugosi “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat10

With Lugosi “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat8

With Lugosi “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat6

With Lugosi and Harry Cording “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat5

With Lucille Lund “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat2

With Lugosi and Lund “The Black Cat”

karloff black cat3

“The Black Cat”

karloff black cat7

“The Black Cat”

Boris Karloff Bela Lugosi Gift of Gab

with Lugosi in  “The Gift of Gab”

BORIS KARLOFF ZITA JOHANN THE MUMMY

with ZITA JOHANN “THE MUMMY”

BORIS KARLOFF ZITA JOHANN THE MUMMY (1932 KARL FREUND)

BORIS KARLOFF ZITA JOHANN “THE MUMMY”

Boris Karloff Zita Johann The Mummy 1932

with ZITA JOHANN “THE MUMMY”

BORIS KARLOFF ZITA JOHANN THE MUMMY 1932 (FREUD)

with ZITA JOHANN “THE MUMMY”

Boris Karloff %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

“The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff Myrna Loy %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

With Myrna Loy “The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff Myrna Loy %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

With Myrna Loy “The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

“The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff Karen Morley %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

With Karen Morley “The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff Karen Morley %22The Mask of Fu Manchu%22

With Karen Morley “The Mask of Fu Manchu”

Boris Karloff Susanna Foster %22The Climax.%22

With Susanna Foster in “The Climax.

BORIS KARLOFF, MARGARET LINDSAY BRITISH INTELLIGENCE

With MARGARET LINDSAY “BRITISH INTELLIGENCE”

Behind The Mask 1932 lobby card Karloff

“Behind The Mask” lobby card

Boris Karloff as Mr. Mycroft in the episode Sting of Death (1955)

As Mr. Mycroft in the episode “Sting of Death”

The Man With Nine Lives theatrical poster. Karloff

“The Man With Nine Lives” theatrical poster

Boris Karloff at Brooklyn Museum to view the Arnold Boecklin painting, ‘Isle of the Dead’

At Brooklyn Museum to view the Arnold Boecklin painting, ‘Isle of the Dead’

Boris Karloff The ManThey Could Not Hang 1939 poster

“The Man They Could Not Hang” theatrical poster

BORIS KARLOFF AS FU MANCHU (TEA BREAK)

tea break “Mask Of Fu Manchu.”

West Of Shanghai Bors Karloff

“West Of Shanghai”

Devil's Island. Boris Karloff

“Devil’s Island”

NIGHT KEY theatrical poster. Boris Karloff

“NIGHT KEY” theatrical poster

Boris Karloff Unconquered tea break

“Unconquered” tea break

BORIS KARLOFF BEING MADE UP AS CAPTAIN HOOK FOR LEONARD BERNSTEIN'S PETER PAN

Being made-up as Captain Hook in Leonard Bernstein’s “Peter Pan.”

Charlie Chan at the Opera theatrical poster

“Charlie Chan at the Opera” theatrical poster

Boris Karloff home movies

home movies

Boris Karloff Bela Lugosi Starlight Ad

Spotlight Theater ad

Boris Karloff Voodoo Island

“Voodoo Island”

Voodoo Island lobby card (Boris Karloff)

“Voodoo Island” lobby card

Boris Karloff Fear Chamber

“Fear Chamber”

BORIS KARLOFF TAKING TEA BREAK

as the monster (tea break)

Boris Karloff Walking Dead 1936 theatrical poster

“Walking Dead” theatrical poster

Boris Karloff coffee ad

Selling coffee

 

Boris Karloff shaving cream ad

Shaving cream ad

BORIS KARLOFF'S MONSTER (TEA BREAK)

tea break

Boris Karloff The Ronson Comet

The Ronson Comet

BORIS KARLOFF COL MARCH

as Col. March

BORIS KARLOFF TEA BREAK (1931)

tea break

BORIS KARLOFF DUPONT SHOW

“Dupont Show”

BORIS KARLOFF AS FRANKENSTEIN MONSTER (TEA BREAK)

tea break

BORIS KARLOFF FROM BLACK SABBATH

“Black Sabbath”

Boris Karloff Black Sabbath

“Black Sabbath”

Boris Karloff Black Sabbath

“Black Sabbath”

Boris Karloff Black Sabbath

“Black Sabbath”

Boris Karloff Black Sabbath

“Black Sabbath”

Die Monster Die lobby card. Boris Karloff, Nick Adams, Susan Farmer

“Die Monster Die” lobby card with Nick Adams and Susan Farmer

Die Monster Die lobby card. Boris Karloff, Susan Farmer, Nick Adams

“Die Monster Die” lobby card with Nick Adams and Susan Farmer

Die Monster Die Nick Adams Boris Karloff

“Die Monster Die” with Nick Adams

Die Monster Die Boris Karloff Nick Adams

“Die Monster Die” with Nick Adams

Die Monster Die Boris Karloff

“Die Monster Die”

Boris Karloff House Of Evil

“House Of Evil”

Boris Karloff Cauldron Of Blood

“Cauldron Of Blood”

Boris Karloff Cauldron Of Blood

“Cauldron Of Blood”

Boris Karloff Cauldron Of Blood

“Cauldron Of Blood”

BORIS KARLOFF IN RADIO SHOW

Radio

BORIS KARLOFF INNER SANCTUM

“Inner Sanctum”

DIE MONSTER DIE COMIC BOOK

“DIE MONSTER DIE” COMIC BOOK

BORIS KARLOFF GENE BARRY NAME OF THE GAME

With Gene Barry “Name Of The Game”

Boris Karloff Julie Harris The Lark

with Julie Harris in “The Lark”

BORIS KARLOFF I SPY

“I Spy”

BORIS KARLOFF IN I SPY

“I Spy”

BORIS KARLOFF LIGHTS OUT

“Lights Out”

Boris Karloff makep for the Mummy

On the set of “The Mummy.”

BORIS KARLOFF JACK PIERCE THE MUMMY

with JACK PIERCE “THE MUMMY”

Boris Karloff on set of The Mother Muffin Affair episode of the Girl From Uncle

“I Spy”

Boris Karloff on the set of %22The Ghoul.%22

On the set of “The Ghoul.”

BORIS KARLOFF COLIN CLIVE SMOKEY TREAT

SMOKEY TREAT with  COLIN CLIVE

BASIL RATHBONE PETER LORRE BORIS KARLOFF & VINCENT PRICE ON THE SET OF COMEDY OF TERRORS

with BASIL RATHBONE, LORRE & VINCENT PRICE ON THE SET OF “COMEDY OF TERRORS”

BORIS KARLOFF TOMMY IVO THRILLER

with TOMMY IVO “THRILLER”

Boris Karloff James Whale

with James Whale

JAMES WHALE BORIS KARLOFF JAMES WHALE DIRECTING BORIS KARLOFF

with James Whale

Boris Karloff radio

radio

BORIS KARLOFF ROBERT VAUGHAN THE VENETIAN AFFAIR

with ROBERT VAUGHAN “THE VENETIAN AFFAIR”

Boris Karloff on the set of Son Of Frankenstein

On the set of “Son Of Frankenstein”

Boris Karloff on the set of the Mummy

on the set of “The Mummy”

Boris Karloff on the set of The Mummy (Freund)

on the set of “The Mummy”

Boris Karloff PLAYHOUSE 90 Heart of Darkness

“Playhouse 90”

BORIS KARLOFF RECIPEE

Recipee

BORIS KARLOFF RED SKELETON VINCENT PRICE

“Red Skeleton Show” (with Vincent Price)

Boris Karloff, Red Skeleton

with Red Skeleton

Boris Karloff tales of mystery

“Tales Of Mystery”

Boris Karloff tales of the frightened

“Tales Of The Frightened”

BORIS KARLOFF The Elgin Hour

“The Elgin Hour”

BORIS KARLOFF The Emperor's Nightingale

“The Emperor’s Nightengale”

Boris Karloff The Screaming Skull

“Tales Of Mystery”

BORIS KARLOFF THRILLER COMIC BORIS KARLOFF THRILLER EPISODES

“Thriller”

BORIS KARLOFF WILD WILD WEST

“Wild, Wild West”

Boris Karloff with Chuck Jones How The Grinch Stole Christmas

With Dr. Seuss & Chuck Jones

BORIS KARLOFF TELLING TIME

Telling time

Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr, Peter Lorre %22Route 66%22

With Peter Lorre and Lon Chaney Jr “Route 66”

BORIS THEATER 62 THE PARADINE CASE

“Theater 66: The Paradine Case”

BORIS KARLOFF %22THE TAX MAN AND THE AX MAN.%22

“THE TAX MAN AND THE AX MAN.”

British poster for The Black Cat

British poster for “The Black Cat”

Boris Karloff publicity The House Of Rothschild

publicity for “The House Of Rothschild”

Boris Karloff publicity The House Of Rothschild

publicity for “The House Of Rothschild”

Boris Karloff publicity The House Of Rothschild.

publicity for “The House Of Rothschild”

Boris Karloff The Lost Patrol

“The Lost Patrol”

Boris Karloff The Lost Patrol

“The Lost Patrol”

Targets Boris Karloff

“Targets”

Targets Peter Bogdanovich Boris Karloff

“Targets” with Peter Bogdanovich

Targets Boris Karloff

“Targets”

Sorcerers Boris Karloff

“Sorcerers” with Catherine Lacey

Sorcerers Boris Karloff Catherine Lacey

“Sorcerers” with Catherine Lacey

Sorcerers Boris Karloff Catherine Lacey

“Sorcerers” with Catherine Lacey

Sorcerers Boris Karloff and Catherine Lacey

“Sorcerers” with Catherine Lacey

Sorcerers Boris Karloff Ian Ogilvy Catherine Lacey

“Sorcerers” with Ian Ogilvy and Catherine Lacey

BORIS KARLOFF AUTOGRAPHING FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND

AUTOGRAPHING FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND

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About Alfred Eaker

Alfred Eaker is fine arts painter, filmmaker, and has a masters degree in theology. He currently lives in Portland, oregon with his wife: Aja Rossman-Gray.
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