The Astounding She-Monster (1957)

The Astounding She-Monster (1957)

A lifetime of B-movie experience has led me to believe there is an inverse correlative between a film title’s exciting hyperbole, and the action therein. Sadly, in 1957’s The Astounding She-Monster, this ends up being the case. In this not-quite-astounding...
Zontar: The Thing From Venus (1966)

Zontar: The Thing From Venus (1966)

> At first Zontar: The Thing From Venus (1966) directed by Larry Buchanan and starring B- and Z-grade sci-fi perennial John Agar, seems a straight-forward alien-monster-invades-Earth-using-mind-control film. We’ve got a couple scientist dudes arguing about...
November 4th: Godzilla (1954)

November 4th: Godzilla (1954)

Celebrating sixty years yesterday, Godzilla is one of the first of the blockbuster giant monster films, following close on the heels of The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms. The franchise now consists of 28 feature films, has been followed by countless knock-offs, and...
Tuesday, September 9th: The Giant Claw (1957)

Tuesday, September 9th: The Giant Claw (1957)

Tonight we say, “gobble! gobble! gobble!” as we belly up to the all-you-can-eat buffet of turkey featured in 1957’s The Giant Claw. From a reviewer on rottentomatoes.com: “This movie is amazing… It’s like like Plan Nine…only...
The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

I feel like I’m leaving a world of untold tomorrows for a world of countless yesterdays.” (… what?) The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms is available to watch online via Amazon Instant Video, Google Play Movies (rent or buy), and YouTube rentals....