The Mummy (1959)

Apr 21, 14 The Mummy (1959)

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This X-O Facto version of the Christopher Lee Mummy by Hammer Films was sculpted by Jeff Yagher. This sculpt is a classic image of a key scene when the mummy breaks through a window, was shot twice, and a spear jammed into his chest. Prior to this the mummy emerged from a muddy swamp giving rise to his muddy color. The Mummy (1959)...

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Horror of Dracula (1958)

Sep 20, 13 Horror of Dracula (1958)

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This enjoyable diorama depicts Christopher Lee (“Dracu-Lee”) in his signature role of Count Dracula in the 1958 Hammer Production, Horror of Dracula. The inside of the cape in the kit I received was a bit rough but careful sanding took care of most of the problem. Though not visible from the front the back of the base...

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Dracula Has Risen From The Grave (1968)

Nov 07, 68 Dracula Has Risen From The Grave (1968)

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Christopher Lee at the count from Dracula Has Risen from the Grave. From Wikipedia: Dracula Has Risen from the Grave is a 1968 British horror film directed by Freddie Francis for Hammer Films. It stars Christopher Lee as Count Dracula, with support from Rupert Davies, Veronica Carlson, Barry Andrews, Barbara Ewing, Ewan Hooper and...

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Dracula, Prince of Darkness (1966)

Jan 09, 66 Dracula, Prince of Darkness (1966)

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Christopher Lee as Count Dracula from Dracula, Prince of Darkness. At the climax of that film the count has fallen into a moving stream of water through cracked ice. If I fell into cold water, my face would look like that too! Kit Maker: X-O Facto From Wikipedia: Dracula: Prince of Darkness is a 1966 British horror film directed by...

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The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

May 02, 57 The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

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This diorama is a blending of two kits.  Each shows Christopher Lee as the monster, first freshly “born” in the lab with all his bandages and later, walking the countryside, wearing his overcoat.  Two versions of the same monster on the same piece. Kit Maker: Unknown From Wikipedia: The Curse of Frankenstein is a 1957 British...

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