Sunday, February 26, 2017
Presented today is the filmbook of MGM's 1932 production of THE MASK OF FU MANCHU, starring Boris Karloff as the evil mastermind from the east, and Myrna Loy as Fah Lo See, his seductive daughter. The makeups for Karloff and Loy were expertly devised by Cecil Holland.
The filmbook appeared in FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND #65 (May 1970). The film was featured on the cover with artwork by Basil Gogos.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Sax Rohmer's evil mastermind, Fu Manchu, found a home in the comic books with Avon Periodical's THE MASK OF FU MANCHU (1951). Expertly penciled and inked by the legendary Wally Wood, this one-shot comic book is a sought after collectible by comic fans and art lovers alike.
Included here is the back-up Flash Harper feature, "Operation Blackout", penciled and inked by A.C. Hollingsworth.