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Sgathaich: The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms

1953’s The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms is one of the inspirations for Godzilla, one of  those films that I consider changed cinema. The film is mainly important for that fact, but lets look at the film itself and try and hold back on comparing it to its far more succesful Japanese equivalent. 1,118 more words

Culture

B-Grade Horror: Better Isn't Always Best, But Sometimes More Is More

You’ve heard the phrase, “It’s so bad, it’s good”? Or “He’s so ugly, he’s cute”? Well, that’s exactly how I like my horror movies: So bad, they’re good. 1,660 more words

From My Perspective

My 'Star Wars' Story and Mark Hamill Musings on the Blockbuster's 40th Anniversary

STAR WARS arrived in movie theaters across America 40 years ago today: May 25, 1977. Like so many people of my generation, the George Lucas Sci-Fi fantasy rocked my world and changed the trajectory of my future aspirations. 1,023 more words

Fantasy

Dynamation Creations: My Top 10 Ray Harryhausen Creatures

So, I’ve had Ray Harryhausen on the brain lately, though he’s never very far from my mind because I follow the Ray & Diana Harryhausen Foundation… 2,538 more words

From My Perspective

The Comet TV May Prize Pack

The month of May is halfway over but it you have been paying attention to COMET TV you will notice a lot of Ray Harryhausen going on. 731 more words

Horror News

A Moment to Revere Ray Harryhausen

This past Sunday marked the fourth anniversary of the passing of Ray Harryhausen. The stop-motion visual-effects master’s work made a huge impact on my childhood and fueled my love for fantasy and monster movies, from the first Harryhausen movie I saw in the theater (a revival screening of THE 7TH VOYAGE OF SINBAD) to the last (CLASH OF THE TITANS) and every one in between that I watched on TV. 659 more words

Fantasy

It’s Ray Harryhausen month on CometTV

The best sci fi and fantasy channel for free in the world COMET TV is celebrating the works of Ray Harryhausen. All month long his films we air over the weekend in a May Marathon dedicated to the man that brought the effects of cult classics like JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS  and CLASH OF THE TITANS. 362 more words

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