(Video) Monsterama Episode 11 – Collecting The Munsters

Fabulous Collectibles from TV’s First Family of Monsters One of the most beloved TV shows of all Monster Kid-dom, The Munsters had a limited run of 2 seasons and one movie.  But decades of syndication and a classic monsters aura that outlived the 60s has kept this show at the forefront of classic monster collectibles. In … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 11 – Collecting The Munsters

(Video) Monsterama Episode 10 – Paul Blaisdell

King of B Movie Monsters – Collecting Paul Blaisdell One of our favorite monster makers, Paul Blasidell’s wonderful B-movie monsters are the stuff of wonder and his career and legacy are explored in this episode of Monsterama – enjoy! Collecting Paul Blaisdell: Paul Blaisdell, Monster Maker: A Biography of the B Movie Makeup and Special … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 10 – Paul Blaisdell

(Video) Monsterama Episode 9: PLANET OF THE APES

One of the Greatest Sci-Fi Franchises Ever and All Its Cool Toys! The Planet of the Apes was one of the first film properties to create a licensing bonanza – to the delight of POTA fans and collectors alike.  This episode of Monsterama shines a spotlight on some of the memorabilia and merchandise spawned by this classic … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 9: PLANET OF THE APES

Monsterama Episode 8 – The Great Ray Harryhausen!

What a Way to Start the Weekend! This man needs no introduction, but we can really never get enough of Ray Harryhausen.  In this episode of Monsterama, we take a walk down Monster Kid memory lane with Ray as our guide, hear his origin story and get his insights into why hi work means so much … Continue reading Monsterama Episode 8 – The Great Ray Harryhausen!

(Video) Monsterama Episode 7 – Rick Baker Master Monster Maker

Master Make-Up Artist Rick Baker is the Focus of this Episode of Monsterama Elvira takes us to visit the great monster maker Rick Baker and gives us a visual retrospective of some of his greatest work. From American Werewolf in London to How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Baker’s groundbreaking techniques have pushed the boundaries of movie … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 7 – Rick Baker Master Monster Maker

(Video) Monsterama Episode 6 – Sideshow Collectibles

This Episode Examines Sideshow Collectibles Incredible Monster Action Figures  We continue our month-long feature of Elvira’s Monsterama series with a particularly interesting episode for classic monster collectors.  Sideshow Collectibles makes incredibly detailed toys and statues for every genre, but they have a particular fondness for monsters as you’ll see when you watch Episode 6 of … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 6 – Sideshow Collectibles

(Video) Monsterama Episode 5 – Todd McFarlane’s Monster Toys

Legendary Spider-Man Artist, Spawn Creator and Toy Maker – This Guy is Prolific Todd McFarlane loves monsters.  As the artist on Amazing Spider-Man, he created Venom, one of the most popular, and monstrous, of all the web slinger’s rogues.  He went on to create an entire comic universe around the anti-hero Spawn and now has … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 5 – Todd McFarlane’s Monster Toys

(Video) Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator

Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator Stan Winston is the creative genius behind an amazing number of screen monsters – from the Alien Queen in Aliens to the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park.  Who could forget the iconic Predator or any of the Terminators? Thanks to Stan’s talents, we don’t have to. Stan passed … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 4 – Stan Winston Creature Creator

(Video) Monsterama Episode 3 – The Ackermonster

Spend Some Time with Every Monster Kids’ Coolest Uncle, Forrest J Ackerman Monster Kids of the 1950s – 70s share a great deal in common regardless of what part of the country they grew up in, their family’s economic conditions or their religious traditions.  We all lived for watching monster movies, we built Aurora monster models … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 3 – The Ackermonster

(Video) Monsterama Episode 2 – Monster Kid Bob Burns

Monsterama Episode 2 – the World of Bob Burns In this episode of Monsterama, we go inside the wonderful world of one of the original Monster Kids, Bob Burns with an indepth look at his awe-inspiring collection and a retrospective of his legendary Monster Kid story. As we count down to Halloween 2015, we’re going to feature each … Continue reading (Video) Monsterama Episode 2 – Monster Kid Bob Burns