WorldCat Identities

Lugosi, Bela 1882-1956

Works: 588 works in 1,633 publications in 6 languages and 23,204 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Monster films  Film adaptations  Vampire films  Werewolf films  Mad scientist films  Comedy films  Film remakes  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Bela Lugosi
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

131 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night
Ninotchka by Ernst Lubitsch( Visual )

31 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garbo plays a dour, severe Soviet official who comes to Paris on business involving the sale of some czarist jewels. But soon business turns to pleasure as she discovers the special magic of Paris and finds herself succumbing to the charms of a suave Frenchman named Leon D'Algout (Melvyn Douglas). The plot bubbles merrily as Ninotchka chooses between romance and duty--and must even confront a rival for Leon's affection in the exiled Grand Duchess Swana (Ina Claire)
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( Visual )

21 editions published between 1948 and 2012 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and a mad scientist
Frankenstein the legacy collection by James Whale( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Shelley's story of a monster created from the re-animated flesh of a corpse as seen through five Hollywood classics
The Wolfman by George Waggner( Visual )

26 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Talbot returns to his father's castle in Wales. He is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist
Plan 9 from outer space by Edward D Wood( Visual )

39 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plan 9 from outer space follows the alien-led zombie invasion as the aliens attempt, for the 9th time, to take over earth (79 min.). Flying saucers over Hollywood documents the creation of Ed Wood's cult classic (111 min.)
White zombie by Victor Halperin( Visual )

82 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic horror film, zombies rob graves and take the bodies to a sugar mill, where zombies work around the clock for the mad White Zombie
Island of lost souls( Visual )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad doctor conducts ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there
Monsters : a celebration of the classics from Universal Studios by Roy Milano( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lavishly illustrated book provides the words and images behind these legendary films-plus heartfelt tributes from some of Hollywood's most famous fans. Here are beautiful on-screen and behind-the-scenes photos from the studio's vaults; the background stories of Dracula, Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolf Man, and the other classic characters that scared audiences and scared up profits; the makeup secrets; the censorship battles; and words of praise from friends, family, and fans
The wolf man the legacy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man: Grave robbers open the grave of the Wolf man and awaken him
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can't cheat an honest man: "W.C. Fields portrays Larson E. Whipsnade, ringmaster of the seedy circus Giganticus. Whipsnade gets nothing but trouble from his performers, and his daughter (Constance Moore) is torn between a wealthy cad and a charming ventriloquist, played by Edgar Bergen"--Container
I walked with a zombie by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I walked with a zombie: A young Canadian nurse comes to the West Indies to care for the wife of a plantation manager, who suffers from a strange catatonic condition
Glen or Glenda? by Edward D Wood( Visual )

29 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glen or Glenda tells two stories. One is about a transvestite who can't figure out how to tell his girl that he likes to wear her clothes. The other is about Alan, a pseudohermaphrodite who undergoes a painful operation to become a woman
The Bela Lugosi collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The raven: A retired surgeon conspires with an escaped murderer to wreck vengeance on a prominent family
Bride of the monster( Visual )

21 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad scientist tries to harness atomic energy into the creation of super beings. Together with his sidekick slave, Lobo, he finds a willing bride for his monster in the person of a nosy girl reporter. Good eventually defeats evil in a hysterical chase through the marshes as the mad doctor is eaten alive by his own monster
The Black cat by Edgar G Ulmer( Visual )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bus crash on a lonely Austrian road compels American honeymooners to spend the night at the house of Poelzig, who is engaged in a death-feud with Dr. Verdegast
The devil bat by Jean Yarbrough( Visual )

32 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lugosi plays the vengeful Dr. Carruthers, who uses an odd method to extract his revenge: he trains his giant vampire bat to attack anyone wearing a special shaving lotion scent! Battling the crazed scientist is hero Dave O'Brien ... This remarkable, bizarre production spawned a 1946 sequel, the Devil Bat's daughter
Ghosts on the loose by William Beaudine( Visual )

26 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The East Side Kids get tangled up in wartime espionage and intrigue when they stumble upon a sinister haunted house that turns out to be secret Nazi headquarters
Mark of the vampire( Visual )

12 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mask of Fu Manchu: Englishmen race to find the tomb of Genghis Khan. They have to get there fast, as the evil genius Dr. Fu Manchu is also searching, and if he gets the mysteriously powerful relics, he and his diabolical daughter will enslave the world
The black camel( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When beautiful starlet Shelah Fane is murdered in Hawaii, suspicion points to a psychic advisor with a spirited nature. But when Chan uncovers a link to the unsolved murder of screen heartthrob Denny Mayo, the Chinese supersleuth soon discovers that, in Hollywood, fame can be murder
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Alternative Names
Arisztid, Olt 1882-1956

Béla Lugosi acteur américain

Béla Lugosi actor húngaro

Bela Lugosi attore cinematografico ungherese

Bela Lugosi Filmdarsteller, der besonders Rollen in Horrorfilmen spielte

Béla Lugosi Hongaars filmacteur

Bela Lugosi ungarsk skuespiller

Béla Lugosi węgierski aktor filmowy

Bela Luqoşi

Blasko, Bela

Blasko, Bela 1882-1956

Blaskó, Béla Ferenc Dezső

Blaskó, Béla Ferenc Dezső 1882-1956

Blasko, Bela Lugosi 1882-1956

Dezső, Blaskó Béla Ferenc.

Lugosi, Béla 1882-1956

Lugosi Béla magyar színész

Olt, Arisztid

Olt, Arisztid 1882-1956

Μπέλα Λουγκόζι Ούγγρος ηθοποιός του θεάτρου και του κινηματογράφου

Бела Лугоси

Бела Лугоши

Бела Лугоши американский актёр венгерского происхождения

Лугоши, Бела американский актёр венгерского происхождения

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בלה לוגוסי

بلا لاگوسی

بيلا لوغوسي

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NinotchkaBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinThe WolfmanMonsters : a celebration of the classics from Universal StudiosThe wolf man the legacy collectionGlen or Glenda?The Bela Lugosi collectionBride of the monster