Two peanut vendors at a rodeo show get in trouble with their boss and hide out on a railroad train heading west. Read More »
Tag Archives: Lou Costello
When a barnstorming stunt pilot decides to join the air corps, his two goofball assistants decide to go with him. Read More »
In the gay ’90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Read More »
Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953) Charles Lamont, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Boris Karloff
Slim and Tubby are American cops in London to study police tactics. Read More »
Lester and Orville accidentally launch a rocket which is supposed to fly to Mars. Read More »
In one of his rare performances without Bud Abbott, Lou Costello plays a rubbish collector and inventor. Read More »
Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948) Charles Barton, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr.
The world of freight handlers Wilbur Grey and Chick Young is turned upside down when the remains of Frankenstein’s monster and Dracula arrive from Europe to be used in a house of horrors. Read More »
Abbott and Costello are two window washers who are mistaken by Nick Craig, a bookie, as the messengers that he sent to pick up $50,000. Read More »
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955) Charles Lamont, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marie Windsor, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy is the last of the team’s vehicles for Universal-International. Stranded in Egypt, Bud and Lou hire themselves out as travelling companions to archeologist Kurt Katch. Before long, Katch is murdered by a group of cultists, and a medallion, embossed with a map which leads to a sacred burial site, is accidentally swallowed by Costello. The boys become the unwilling pawns of the cultists, led by Richard Deacon, and a greedy adventuress, played by Marie Windsor. The last scene finds Costello being menaced by three mummies, two of them bogus.
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Hold That Ghost (1941) Arthur Lubin, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Richard Carlson, Adventure, Comedy, Music
Two bumbling service station attendants are left as the sole beneficiaries in a gangster’s will. Their trip to claim their fortune is sidetracked when they are stranded in a haunted house along with several other strangers.
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Two ghosts who were mistakenly branded as traitors during the Revolutionary War return to 20th century New England to retieve a letter from George Washington which would prove their innocence.
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