Horrific History of the Classic Monster Films with Phil Riley
FarOutRadio Program. Listen HERE. Our guest Phil Riley, is an author and historian of classic films. This program we look back at the making of those amazing classic monster films that made the monsters of our fantasies come to life.
About Philip J. Riley:
After 15 years as a professional musician (Philip J Riley played on 8 Grammy Award albums) – He switched to journalism when he found out that many silent films were lost and that the American Screenwriter was falling through the cracks of American Literary History – He wrote a series of Books all containing the original shooting scripts to promote awareness of the great American art, that of Screenwritersuch as MGM's 1927 "London After Midnight". Another of his series is an Alternate History of Classic Monster films; which contain the rare "lost" scripts for legenday titles such as: James Whale's Dracula's Daughter starring Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff as Cagliostro and The Invisable Man, Lon Chaney as Dracula, Lon Chaney Jr in Wolfman vs Dracula.