Archive for June, 2019

RIP Bob Dorian

Posted in Old School, RIP with tags , on June 26, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

Sorry to hear that former AMC host Bob Dorian died. He was 85.

Bob Dorian Introduces Rio Bravo

Obit Washington Post

Early “Frankenstein” Restored!

Posted in Horror, Old School, Scarce Films with tags on June 5, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

Edison’s 1910 Frankenstein has been restored. It’s worth a look. See link to Library of Congress blog below, with embedded film. It runs a bit over 10-minutes. Here are some screen shots.

Library of Congress Blog

Art of Godzilla KOTM

Posted in Kaiju, The King of Monsters with tags , , , , on June 4, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

This came in today via Amazon. Lots of conceptual art, including 41 pages (out of 192) featuring or depicting Monster Zero. Personally I liked the Rodan and Mothra designs. There is one drawing depicting a Titan that looks a lot like Gigan.

The Creature!

Posted in Collectibles, Model Kits with tags on June 3, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

BW film simulation Fujifilm X-T3. Leitz 13.5cm f4.5 Hektor. Aurora re-issue polystyrene kit.

Baltan

Posted in Kaiju with tags , on June 2, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

RIP iTunes

Posted in Music, RIP with tags on June 1, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

RIP Roky Erickson

Posted in Music, RIP with tags , on June 1, 2019 by MONSTERMINIONS

Rock pioneer has died. He was 71. I’m gonna miss you.