Classic Movie Poster – Creature from the Black Lagoon

Classic Movie Posters Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954, Universal ) U.S. One-Sheet (27 x 41) The Gill Man swam into theaters in 1954 and has since joined the ranks of the classic Universal monsters alongside Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster and the Wolf Man.  This classic film was originally released in 3-D and featured groundbreaking underwater … Continue reading Classic Movie Poster – Creature from the Black Lagoon

(Video) Monsterama Episode 18 – Collecting the Creature from the Black Lagoon

The Most Collectible of Classic Monsters Watch this video and see why collecting the Creature from the Black Lagoon is such a passion for classic monster collectors. The last of the great Universal Monsters to come along, the Creature from the Black Lagoon swam his way into our Monster Kid hearts in glorious 3-D in … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 18 – Collecting the Creature from the Black Lagoon

Classic Monster Comics: Dell Comics The Creature

Classic Monster Comics – Dell Comics The Creature: Movie Classics #142 THE CREATURE, No. 1 (Dell Comics, 1963) An unbelievable thing emerges from the murky Amazon jungle…a Monster! Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide lists this as Movie Classic #12-142-302, but “Movie Classic” does NOT appear on cover. Indicia title is “THE CREATURE, No. 1.” In … Continue reading Classic Monster Comics: Dell Comics The Creature

(Toy Fair 2018) Super7 Debuts New Universal Monsters & Planet of the Apes Collections

Toy Fair 2018 Spotlight on Super7 Super7 is best known for resurrecting the legendary 3.75 inch action figures in the retro Kenner-style and a fan-fave with many classic monster collectors for it’s original run of Universal Monsters figures released while ReAction was licensed by Funko. Well, based on what Super7 just showcased at Toy Fair 2018, … Continue reading (Toy Fair 2018) Super7 Debuts New Universal Monsters & Planet of the Apes Collections

Mondo Gallery Universal Monsters Exhibit

Mondo Gallery Universal Monsters Exhibit Opening Night I love it when the stars align and a business trip puts me in the right place at the right time. Earlier this month, I had just such an opportunity when a trip to Austin, Texas, coincided with the opening of the new Universal Monsters exhibit at the … Continue reading Mondo Gallery Universal Monsters Exhibit

New Universal Monsters Prints by Alex Ross

Acclaimed Illustrator Alex Ross Releases Monster Art for SDCC Chances are you’ve seen this amazing new Universal Monsters artwork by famed Marvel and DC comic book artist Alex Ross. Well, we finally know how we can get our fan hands on these prints for our collections. The  Alex Ross Universal Monsters Set will debut at this … Continue reading New Universal Monsters Prints by Alex Ross

Monsters for Free: Anchor Hocking Universal Monsters Drinking Glasses

The Coolest Gas Station Giveaways of the 1960s Anchor Hocking Universal Monsters Drinking Glasses             Set of 4 – 1963 The mid-1960s was the peak of the Monster Craze in the U.S. and classic monsters were everywhere; on Saturday afternoon television, in toy and hobby stores, on the magazine rack and … Continue reading Monsters for Free: Anchor Hocking Universal Monsters Drinking Glasses

Colors of a Monster Kid: Monster Gallery Coloring Book

This Wasn’t Your Ordinary Coloring Book Monster Gallery coloring book (Troubadour Press, 1973) Troubadour Press published  beautifully crafted coloring books that stood head and shoulders above the usual coloring book fair.  They specialized in genre content and  treated these subjects with the same reverence as the kids who these books were made for. These 11×14″, heavy paper … Continue reading Colors of a Monster Kid: Monster Gallery Coloring Book

(Video) Monsterama Episode 19: Basil Gogos Artwork

Basil Gogos is THE Artist for Generations of Monster Kids Like a bizarro-world Norman Rockwell, Basil Gogos artwork changed the face of classic horror.  For 25 years, Monster Kids delighted in his horrifying yet dazzling images of their ghoulish heroes on their favorite magazine covers. His film monster portrait art of Frankenstein, the Creature from the Black … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 19: Basil Gogos Artwork

Top 10 Most Valuable Movie Monster Props

Top 10 Most Valuable Monster Movie Props & Costumes Ever Sold at Auction We love our movie monsters and we love collecting them in al their forms.  From creatures from outer space to beasts from the ocean depths, movie makers have spent decades creating monsters to keep us on the edge of our seats. Here we take … Continue reading Top 10 Most Valuable Movie Monster Props