Gorgeous New Illustrated Book Celebrates Shelley’s Iconic Novel Fans of classic monsters and science fiction alike are celebrating the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s iconic work of literature Frankenstein of the Modern Prometheus in 2018 and, here at CollectingClassicMonsters.com we intend to feature the many iterations of her creation throughout the year in an ongoing series … Continue reading (Focus on Frankenstein) Frankenstein 200th Anniversary Edition Book
CELEBRATING THE 200TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARY SHELLEY’S NOVEL FRANKENSTEIN I owe a lot to the founders of SuperMonster市City! If not for their participation in the vintage toy exhibit at the Minnesota History Center in 2014, I would never have started Collecting Classic Monsters! One of the very first posts on this website focuses on the impact … Continue reading (News) The Frankenstein Project: Celebrating 200 Years of Frankenstein
Col. Frank Saunders Bust from Executive Replicas Available for Pre-Order There was no actual “Frankenstein” in this 1965 B-movie classic. But the title served it’s purpose and now we can add an incredibly lifelike rendering of the title character to our classic monster collections! This Frankenstein Meets the Space Monster 3:4 Scale Bust is highly … Continue reading Cool Frankenstein Meets The Space Monster 3:4 Scale Bust
Marvel Classics Adapted Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Literature in the 1970s Marvel Classics Comics #20 Frankenstein (Marvel Comics, 1977) MAN vs MONSTER The Ultimate Classic of Nightmare and Retribution told in the MIGHTY MARVEL MANNER! Like many kids my age, I owe a debt of gratitude to Marvel for introducing me to classic literature through … Continue reading Classic Monster Comics: Marvel Classics #20 Frankenstein
TGI Frankenstein – Christopher Lee Style We’re continuing our focus on Sir Christopher Lee this week and what better way to wrap up the week than with his iconic role as the Frankenstein Monster in Artist Jeff Carlson has done an incredible job of recreating the 1960’s style of the classic iron-on transfers by … Continue reading It’s Frankenstein Friday Hammer-Style!
Rebel Frankenstein 9′ Action Figure from Mezco Toyz Looks like Entertainment Earth is doing a bit of inventory clean-up and to the benefit of all us Monster Kids. Today’s ‘Daily Deal’ is 40% off Mezco Toyz Rebel Frankenstein Order Rebel Frankenstein 9-Inch Figure Convention 2014 Exclusive from Entertainment Earth! Retail: $44.99 / Today Only: $27.00 500 Piece … Continue reading 40% Off Rebel Frankenstein Action Figure – One Day Only
Classic Movie Poster Gallery Frankenstein (Universal, 1931) 3-Sheet (41″ X 78-1/2″) Most collectors secretly dream of finding the proverbial ‘golden ticket’ of items that are so rare, so unbelievably valuable, that they can afford to spend the … Continue reading Classic Movie Posters Gallery – Frankenstein 1931
TGIFrankenstein, Folks! And this week, we’re going hormonal with the Teenage Monster in a really cool reason bust from Executive Replicas — this thing is 3/4 scale and stands 18 inches tall!! Product Details Height: 18-inches 200 piece Limited edition Resin 3/4 Scale Pre-painted MSRP: $249.99 Expand your classic horror film collection! From I Was a … Continue reading Happy Frankenstein Friday!
The Monster gets his due with Frankenstein Friday It’s Alive! Alive! Welcome to Frankenstein Friday, folks where the weekend comes to life and we put down our means of commerce to focus on friends, family and — for us Monster Kids — Frankenstein and friends! Each week, I’ll feature ol’ Frankie in one of his multitude … Continue reading Frankenstein Friday!
Collecting the Rondo Awards 2015 Best Toy Category – Part 5 Frankenstein Christmas Ornament by Hallmark Happy Frankenstein Friday all you Classic Monster Collectors! This is the fifth installment in my review of the 2015 Rondo Awards Best Toy / Model / Collectible category nominees. Today, we’ll take a look at a rather curious item, the Frankenstein’s Monster … Continue reading Frankenstein Hallmark Ornament – Rondo Awards 2015 Best Toy Category