Sunday, November 18, 2012

In the Realm of the Censors

His staking's entirely off-screen
They're faking dire actions unseen
His fangs are forbidden
All angst remains hidden
Forsaking the ire of Joe Breen.

David Cairns

Lugosi is a fang-free Dracula (1931). Says David: In fact Breen didn't become censor until 1934, but I'm sure they forsook his ire anyway.

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