My Lon Chaney, Jr Collection

by Rainey-Dawn | created - 25 Oct 2015 | updated - 12 Jul 2016 | Public

Lon Chaney, Jr films in my collection

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1. The Wolf Man (1941)

Not Rated | 70 min | Horror

72 Metascore

A practical man is infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him cannot possibly exist.

Director: George Waggner | Stars: Claude Rains, Warren William, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy

Votes: 22,970

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. I LOVE this film.

2. Son of Dracula (1943)

Passed | 80 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Count Alucard finds his way from Budapest to the swamps of the Deep South; his four nemeses are a medical doctor, a university professor, a jilted fiancé and the woman he loves.

Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Robert Paige, Louise Allbritton, Evelyn Ankers

Votes: 4,414

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. Good follow-up!

3. Of Mice and Men (1939)

Approved | 106 min | Drama

89 Metascore

Two itinerant migrant workers, one mentally disabled and the other his carer, take jobs as ranch hands during the Great Depression to fulfill their shared dream of owning their own ranch.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Burgess Meredith, Betty Field, Charles Bickford

Votes: 5,321

A single film. Beautiful, sad - a great film.

4. Spider Baby or, the Maddest Story Ever Told (1967)

Not Rated | 81 min | Comedy, Horror

A caretaker devotes himself to three demented siblings after their father's death.

Director: Jack Hill | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Carol Ohmart, Quinn K. Redeker, Beverly Washburn

Votes: 5,929

A Single Film. I love this crazy & demented film.

5. Indestructible Man (1956)

Approved | 72 min | Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi

Charles "The Butcher" Benton, a brutal death row inmate gets double-crossed by his crooked lawyer. He gets his chance for revenge when, after he's been executed, a bizarre experiment brings him back to life and more deadly than ever.

Director: Jack Pollexfen | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Max Showalter, Marian Carr, Ross Elliott

Votes: 2,141

Lon Chaney, Jr. Collection & 50-pack horror collection. Great but severely underrated sci-fi!

6. The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)

Approved | 67 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

When Ygor brings the Monster to Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein for care, Ludwig gets the idea of replacing the Monster's current criminal brain with a normal one.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Cedric Hardwicke, Lon Chaney Jr., Ralph Bellamy, Lionel Atwill

Votes: 5,344

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. A great follow-up Frankenstein film.

7. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)

Approved | 74 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

After being awakened, Larry Talbot chips Frankenstein's Monster out of a block of ice. When Talbot changes to the Wolf Man, the two creatures battle each other.

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Ilona Massey, Patric Knowles, Lionel Atwill

Votes: 7,491

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. One of my favorite films!

8. House of Frankenstein (1944)

Passed | 71 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

An evil scientist and his hunchbacked assistant escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney Jr., J. Carrol Naish, John Carradine

Votes: 5,848

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. I really enjoyed this one.

9. House of Dracula (1945)

Approved | 67 min | Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

Count Dracula and the Wolf Man seek cures for their afflictions; a hunchbacked woman, a mad scientist and Frankenstein's Monster have their own troubles.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Onslow Stevens, John Carradine, Lon Chaney Jr., Martha O'Driscoll

Votes: 4,677

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. A really good film.

10. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)

Not Rated | 83 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Directors: Charles Barton, Walter Lantz | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi

Votes: 14,186 | Gross: $4.80M

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. Super funny film.

11. The Mummy's Tomb (1942)

Passed | 61 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

A high priest travels to America with a living mummy to kill those who had desecrated the tomb of an Egyptian princess thirty years earlier.

Director: Harold Young | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Dick Foran, John Hubbard, Elyse Knox

Votes: 2,744

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. A good mummy movie.

12. The Mummy's Ghost (1944)

Passed | 61 min | Fantasy, Horror

An Egyptian priest travels to America in search of the bodies of an Egyptian princess and her living, mummified guardian, with consequences.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, Robert Lowery, Ramsay Ames

Votes: 2,464

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. A neat mummy film.

13. The Mummy's Curse (1944)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

An irrigation project in the rural bayous of Louisiana unearths living mummy Kharis, who was buried in quicksand twenty-five years earlier.

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Peter Coe, Virginia Christine, Kay Harding

Votes: 2,456

Universal Classic Monsters Collection. An enjoyable mummy flick.

14. Calling Dr. Death (1943)

Approved | 63 min | Film-Noir, Horror, Mystery

A doctor is not sure if he murdered his beautiful but wicked wife, and has his attractive nurse try to find the truth by hypnotizing him.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Patricia Morison, J. Carrol Naish, David Bruce

Votes: 768

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. A "killer" story - interesting to watch.

15. Weird Woman (1944)

Passed | 63 min | Horror, Mystery

While on a South Seas trip, a professor falls in love and marries an exotic native woman. What he doesn't know is that she was raised by superstitious natives who believe her to be some ... See full summary »

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Anne Gwynne, Evelyn Ankers, Ralph Morgan

Votes: 729

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. Strange but good film.

16. Dead Man's Eyes (1944)

Approved | 64 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

When an artist is blinded, his fiancée's father offers an operation to restore his sight. When the benefactor suddenly dies, the artist becomes a suspect.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Jean Parker, Paul Kelly, Thomas Gomez

Votes: 560

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. A pretty good movie - I enjoyed it.

17. Strange Confession (1945)

Approved | 62 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

A scientist who is working on a cure for influenza is victimized by his unscrupulous boss, who releases the vaccine before it's ready, resulting in the death of the scientist's young son.

Director: John Hoffman | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Brenda Joyce, J. Carrol Naish, Milburn Stone

Votes: 400

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. Maybe my favorite in the series - really good.

18. Pillow of Death (1945)

Approved | 66 min | Film-Noir, Horror, Mystery

Attorney Wayne Fletcher and his secretary are having an affair, so when Wayne's wife is found smothered to death, he becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigate the murder, a ... See full summary »

Director: Wallace Fox | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Brenda Joyce, J. Edward Bromberg, Rosalind Ivan

Votes: 463

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. A great whodunit mystery - fun to watch.

19. The Frozen Ghost (1945)

Unrated | 61 min | Horror, Mystery, Romance

A stage mentalist involved in a mysterious death and a discredited plastic surgeon are among the assorted characters involved in mysterious goings-on in an eerie wax museum.

Director: Harold Young | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Evelyn Ankers, Milburn Stone, Douglass Dumbrille

Votes: 628

Inner Sanctum Mysteries. Does Alex really have the looks that kill or is he believing in hocus pocus nonsense? Interesting movie.

20. The Black Castle (1952)

Passed | 82 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Man investigates the disappearance of two of his friends who were the guests of a sinister Austrian count.

Director: Nathan Juran | Stars: Richard Greene, Boris Karloff, Stephen McNally, Rita Corday

Votes: 1,003

Boris Karloff Franchise Collection. Awesome Gothic horror!

21. Man Made Monster (1941)

Passed | 59 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

A mad scientist turns a man into an electrically-controlled monster to do his bidding.

Director: George Waggner | Stars: Lionel Atwill, Lon Chaney Jr., Anne Nagel, Frank Albertson

Votes: 1,197

Universal Horror: Classic Movie Archive. One of my favorites.

22. The Shadow of Silk Lennox (1935)

60 min | Crime, Drama

A crooked nightclub owner, pretending to go straight, is forced to kill a henchman when the latter tries to run off with the gang's latest haul.

Directors: Ray Kirkwood, Jack Nelson | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Dean Benton, Marie Burton, Jack Mulhall

Votes: 82

A single film & Legends of Horror 50 Movie Pack. A bit better than it's reputation. I like it.

23. The Devil's Messenger (1961)

Approved | 72 min | Horror

Satan enlists the help of a suicide victim in Hell to lure unsuspecting earthly victims to their eternal doom. Contains three somewhat unrelated Twilight Zone-esque stories.

Directors: Herbert L. Strock, Curt Siodmak | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Karen Kadler, Michael Hinn, Ralph Brown

Votes: 420

Master of Horror Double Feature & Legends of Horror 50 Movie Pack. I had fun watching this one.

24. Witchcraft (1964)

Not Rated | 79 min | Horror

When her grave is disturbed by modern-day land developers, a 300-year-old witch is accidentally resurrected and terrorizes an English village.

Director: Don Sharp | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Jack Hedley, Jill Dixon, Viola Keats

Votes: 840

Midnight Madness Double Feature. Fairly creepy movie - good.

25. Bride of the Gorilla (1951)

Passed | 70 min | Horror

The owner of a plantation in the jungle marries a beautiful woman. Shortly afterward, he is plagued by a strange voodoo curse which transforms him into a gorilla.

Director: Curt Siodmak | Stars: Barbara Payton, Lon Chaney Jr., Raymond Burr, Tom Conway

Votes: 1,085

A single film. Better than it's given credit for - I like it.

26. Manfish (1956)

Not Rated | 76 min | Adventure

Three deep sea divers get involved in murder while searching for a lost treasure.

Director: W. Lee Wilder | Stars: John Bromfield, Lon Chaney Jr., Victor Jory, Barbara Nichols

Votes: 225

Lon Chaney, Jr. Collection & Legends of Horror 50 Movie Pack. A pretty good underwater treasure-hunt film.

27. Lock Up (1959–1961)
Episode: The Case of Joe Slate (1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama

Maris and Lt. Weston visit a fishing lodge where their regular guide, Joe Slate, has just been arrested for murdering his wife Esther. They interview Sheriff Jeremy Davies, his nephew Frank... See full summary »

Director: Jack Herzberg | Stars: Macdonald Carey, John Doucette, Lon Chaney Jr., Steven Terrell

Votes: 23

Lon Chaney, Jr. Collection. I really enjoyed this episode.

28. Telephone Time (1956–1958)
Episode: The Golden Junkman (1956)

30 min | Drama

A Greek immigrant to the US goes to work at a junkyard owned by his friend. As he becomes more successful, he brings his wife and sons over from Greece, but his wife dies in a flu epidemic,... See full summary »

Director: Roy Kellino | Stars: John Nesbitt, Lon Chaney Jr., Robert Arthur, Corey Allen

Votes: 30

Lon Chaney, Jr. Collection. A heart-warming story.

29. My Favorite Brunette (1947)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy, Crime, Film-Noir

Shortly before his execution on the death row in San Quentin, amateur sleuth and baby photographer Ronnie Jackson, tells reporters how he got there.

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr.

Votes: 2,948

Silver Screen Series 2 Pack. Fun movie.

30. Eyes of the Underworld (1942)

Approved | 61 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

Blackmail and murder in a tale of an auto-theft ring.

Director: Roy William Neill | Stars: Richard Dix, Wendy Barrie, Lon Chaney Jr., Lloyd Corrigan

Votes: 85

A single film. I love this film. Really fun.

31. The Counterfeiters (1948)

Approved | 73 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Scotland Yard cop goes undercover to catch a gang of counterfeiters.

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: John Sutton, Doris Merrick, Hugh Beaumont, Lon Chaney Jr.

Votes: 55

A Single Film. Humorous Crime-Drama. I liked this one a lot.

32. Sixteen Fathoms Deep (1934)

Not Rated | 58 min | Adventure

A sponge diver hopes to make enough money to buy his own boat and marry his girlfriend. A rival diver, however, has other plans for him.

Director: Armand Schaefer | Stars: Sally O'Neil, Lon Chaney Jr., Russell Simpson, Maurice Black

Votes: 52

Single film. I fell in-love with one... really good.

33. 16 Fathoms Deep (1948)

Approved | 82 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

In post-WW2 Florida, a former Navy diver is hired by Greek-American sponge divers who are at the mercy of a crooked sponge-exchange owner.

Director: Irving Allen | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Lon Chaney Jr., Arthur Lake, Eric Feldary

Votes: 74

Single film. I enjoyed this remake just as much as the original.

34. The Haunted Palace (1963)

Not Rated | 87 min | Horror

Charles Dexter Ward arrives at a small village to visit the house he inherited from his ancestor who died there 100 years ago.

Director: Roger Corman | Stars: Vincent Price, Debra Paget, Lon Chaney Jr., Frank Maxwell

Votes: 5,807 | Gross: $2.62M

Midnight Movies Double Feature. A super good horror film.

35. Face of the Screaming Werewolf (1964)

Not Rated | 60 min | Horror

Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Edmund Redding of the Cowan Institute in Pasadena has discovered that Ann Taylor is a reincarnated Aztec woman. Via her recovered ... See full summary »

Directors: Gilberto Martínez Solares, Rafael Portillo, Jerry Warren | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Yerye Beirute, George Mitchell, Fred Hoffman

Votes: 320

A Single Film. Strange movie - it's so bad it's good!

36. Girl O' My Dreams (1934)

Passed | 65 min | Comedy, Drama

A conceited college track star, used to being "big man on campus", gets a jolt when he loses an election to see who is the most popular man in the school.

Director: Ray McCarey | Stars: Mary Carlisle, Sterling Holloway, Edward J. Nugent, Arthur Lake

Votes: 83

A Single Film. Cute and funny!

37. The Black Sleep (1956)

Not Rated | 82 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

Sir Joel Cadman, a mad scientist, kidnaps his victims and cuts open their brains in an effort to discover a means to cure his wife's brain tumor.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Basil Rathbone, Akim Tamiroff, Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine

Votes: 1,414

A Single Film. A movie I really enjoyed.

38. The Alligator People (1959)

Approved | 74 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

A woman in a hypnotic state recounts to two doctors the details of a horrific experience from her past life that began with the mysterious and sudden disappearance of her husband.

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Beverly Garland, Bruce Bennett, Lon Chaney Jr., George Macready

Votes: 1,683

A Single Film. Fun Horror!

39. The Cyclops (1957)

Approved | 66 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

An expedition to Mexico finds and does battle with a mutated 25-foot man with one big eye.

Director: Bert I. Gordon | Stars: James Craig, Gloria Talbott, Lon Chaney Jr., Tom Drake

Votes: 857

A Single Film. Crazy, super sized fun film!

40. Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971)

GP | 91 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

Dracula conspires with a mad doctor to resurrect the Frankenstein Monster.

Directors: Al Adamson, Samuel M. Sherman | Stars: J. Carrol Naish, Lon Chaney Jr., Zandor Vorkov, Anthony Eisley

Votes: 1,713

A Single Film. Terrible & fun! Lon Chaney's last film.

41. A Scream in the Night (1935)

Approved | 58 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

A colonial police detective in an Eastern seaport seeks a stolen gem, and infiltrates the underworld by posing as a look-alike wharfside bar owner.

Director: Fred C. Newmeyer | Stars: John Ince, Zarah Tazil, Manuel López, Richard Cramer

Votes: 166

A single film & Legends of Horror 50 Movie Pack. Fun movie!

42. The Last Frontier (1932)

Passed | 213 min | Action, Adventure, Western

A frontier newspaper editor Kirby battles outlaw Tiger Morris who is causing indian uprisings to drive away settlers so that he will can claim a gold deposit as his own. With the help of ... See full summary »

Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Thomas Storey | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Dorothy Gulliver, Francis X. Bushman Jr., William Desmond

Votes: 41

Single Set. I loved this serial more than I guessed I would. Really fun!

43. Daniel Boone, Trail Blazer (1956)

Not Rated | 76 min | Adventure, Biography, Western

Daniel Boone leads settlers into Kentucky, but must battle Shawnee Indians who have been persuaded by a French renegade that Boone and the settlers are there to kill them and steal their land.

Directors: Albert C. Gannaway, Ismael Rodríguez | Stars: Bruce Bennett, Lon Chaney Jr., Faron Young, Kem Dibbs

Votes: 260

2-Movies Double Feature. Good movie!

44. Overland Mail (1942)

Approved | 279 min | Adventure, Western

Two investigators for a stagecoach company are assigned to find out why the company's stages keep being ambushed. They discover that the culprits are white men disguised as Indians, and they set out to discover who is behind the plot.

Directors: Ford Beebe, John Rawlins | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., Helen Parrish, Noah Beery Jr., Don Terry

Votes: 48

Serial Set. I enjoyed this serial very much. Crazy fun!

45. Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (1957)

Approved | 30 min | Adventure, Western

Nat Cutler, known as Hawkeye, is a fur trader. With his faithful Indian companion Chingachgook, the last of the Mohican tribe, he fights to protect settlers against the raiding Huron ... See full summary »

Stars: John Hart, Lon Chaney Jr., Bill Walsh, John Vernon

Votes: 158

6 Sets. A Good TV Series.

46. Undersea Kingdom (1936)

Approved | 226 min | Sci-Fi, Adventure