Composite Effects Releases Licensed Universal Classic Monster Line
Officially Licensed Masks from CFX and NBC Universal
For Immediate Release -August 2019
- Composite Effects (CFX) based out of Baton Rouge, LA is the leader in the silicone mask industry.
- NBC Universal and CFX have begun production on fully licensed character masks based off several of the Universal ClassicMonsters and other Universal properties.
- Lineup is starting with "Frankenstein" and cult classic "They Live"
Baton Rouge, La,–Composite Effects (CFX) and NBC Universalare thrilled to announce a line of licensedsilicone masks based of the iconic Universal Classic Monster characters from the films“Frankenstein©”, “The Creature from the Black Lagoon©” and“The Mummy©”, as well as a classic cult favorite “They Live©”!The Universal Classic Monsters film library spans the decades from the1920s to 1950s, has produced some of the most iconic and influential horror films in the history of cinema, and CFX is excited to give them LIFE!
“They’re ALIVE!!!!!” Says Ken decker, Owner of CFX. “It was an honor to be approached by Universal to bring these monsters to a new audience.These are literally the crown jewels of the monster kingdom and we've brought them to life as only CFX can!”
Brett Morris, GM “Universal Classic Monsters have been imprinted on the human psyche since their inception. Their influence has reached millions, if not billions, of people over many decades and I am not immune, so having the opportunity to sculpt some of them and re-visit those classic films is a wonderful privilege."
The official unveiling of “Frankenstein” and “They Live” took place at San Diego Comic Con International in San Diego, CA. and are available now on CFX's website, with more monsters available later this fall. Universal “Classic Monsters” and “They Live” masks will be available in their classic “black and white” greyscale look, in addition to having their classic color option.Product pricing and availability can be found at www.compositeeffects.com.
Composite Effects (CFX), est. 2006 andbased in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (or the “other L.A.”) is the founder of professional silicone masks and glove sets for the television/film and attractions industry as well as the direct-to-consumer market, in addition to being a full-service special effects studio and fabrication prop shop.The superior durability of the product known for its quality, durability and performance, versatility of catalog, innovations in materials application, and partnerships with leading entertainment licensors is what makes CFX one of the top mask manufacturers in the world.
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