The Strange Change – model kits

The Strange Changing Series model kits were sold in 1974 by Model Products Corporation, usually known by its acronym, MPC, a Michigan-based company. The model kits were re-issued in 2012 by Round 2 Models. Here’s …

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B.C. Butcher – USA, 2016 – reviews

B.C. Butcher is a 2016 American comedy horror film directed, co-written and co-produced by 17-year-old Kansas Bowling about a tribe of cavewomen being stalked by a prehistoric monster. It has been …

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Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs – USA, 2015

‘Let the best species win.’ Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs is a 2015 fantasy horror feature film directed by Ari Novak. The movie stars Vernon Wells, Eric Roberts (Camp Dread; Amityville Death …

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Astrosaurs – novels

Astrosaurs is a series of children’s science fiction/horror-tinged novels written by Steve Cole, which have been released since 2005. The main characters are space-going dinosaurs named Teggs Stegosaur (a Stegosaurus), …

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AVALANCHE SHARKS (2013) Reviews and overview

Avalanche Sharks is a 2013 Canadian horror feature film directed by Scott Wheeler from a screenplay by Keith Shaw (The Thing Below; Malibu Shark Attack; Ice Road Terror). It stars Kate Nauta (Fear Clinic), Emily Addison, Alexander Mendeluk, Mika …

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GODZILLA (1998) Reviews and overview

Godzilla is a 1998 American science fiction monster feature film directed and co-written by Roland Emmerich (Independence Day; Universal Soldier; Ghost Chase) from a screenplay co-written with Dean Devlin. It was a …

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The People That Time Forgot – UK, 1977 – reviews

The People That Time Forgot is a 1977 British fantasy/adventure monster film based on the novel The People That Time Forgot and Out of Time’s Abyss by Edgar Rice Burroughs. It was produced by Amicus Productions and directed by Kevin Connor (Motel …

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Chewits ‘Monster Muncher’

Chewits is the brand name of a British chewy, cuboid-shaped, soft taffy sweet manufactured by Cloetta since 1965. Chewits have been available in a variety of increasingly exotic flavours since their inception. Chewits were first advertised on …

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Jurassic World – USA, 2015 – overview and reviews

Jurassic World is a 2015 monster movie shot in 3D and directed by Colin Trevorrow from a screenplay co-written with Derek Connolly. Steven Spielberg, director of the 1993 original and its 1997 sequel, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, produced with Frank …

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The Mighty Gorga – USA, 1969 – review

‘The greatest horror monster alive’ The Mighty Gorga is a 1969 US science fiction/fantasy film and the brainchild of David L. Hewitt (Gallery of Horror; Monsters Crash the Pajama Party), who stars, produces, directs and wrote …

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Jurassic Park 3D

Universal spent $10 million converting 1993 monster movie Jurassic Park into 3D but it seems their outlay was worth it as it was a box office hit again. Although more and …

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REPTILICUS (1961) Reviews and overview

Reptilicus, a 1961 giant monster film about a prehistoric reptile, is a Danish-American co-production, produced by American International Pictures and Saga Studios, and is—upon close examination—two distinctly different films helmed by two different directors. …

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Gorgo (1961) reviews and overview

‘Like nothing you’ve ever seen before!’ Gorgo is a 1961 British giant monster movie directed by Eugène Lourié (The Giant Behemoth; The Colossus of New York; The Beast from 20,000 …

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