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
The Most Useful Reference Guide to AURORA MODEL KITS Gets Useful Update Aurora Model Kits with Polar Lights, Moebius, Atlantis 3rd Edition by Thomas Graham (Schiffer Publishing, 2017) Perhaps no company or toy line better defines 1960s and 70s Monster Kid culture than the beloved Aurora Plastics Company monster model kits. Launched in 1963 with the iconic Frankenstein Monster, … Continue reading (Book Review) Aurora Model Kits by Thomas Graham
1970s Nostalgia in a Wax Wrapper! Released by the Topps Company from 1973 to 1974, these stickers captured the imagination of kids and wound up stuck on just about everything. It’s a simple idea; design stickers for each letter of the alphabet, so kids can spell their name. But rather than just do alphabet stickers, … Continue reading Classic Monster Trading Cards: Topps Monster Initials