Godzilla (1954)

Jun 26, 11 Godzilla (1954)

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I still can’t believe I am saying this because we all know that Godzilla was really a man in a rubber suit, but someone in Japan decided to create the skeleton of the Big G as if he were real. Hey, this is the stuff that this hobby is all about. I used more pins to connect the various bones together than any other model. I now have...

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Halloween (1978)

Oct 25, 78 Halloween (1978)

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Michael Myers from Halloween, certainly one of the creepier monster characters. The small candle inside the pumpkin is electrified and can be illuminated for great effect. Kit Maker: Alternate Images From Wikipedia: Halloween is a 1978 American independent horror film directed, produced, and scored by John Carpenter, co-written...

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Queen of Blood (1966)

Mar 01, 66 Queen of Blood (1966)

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Florence Marley as the Queen of Blood. All those eggs around her are ready for hatching. Kit Maker: Monsters in Motion From Wikipedia: Queen of Blood (1966) horror/science fiction film released by American International Pictures. The director, Curtis Harrington, crafted this B-movie with footage from the Russian films Mechte...

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Godzilla vs. King Kong (1962)

Aug 11, 62 Godzilla vs. King Kong (1962)

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This is my Godzilla diorama, based on a scene from the 1962 film, Godzilla versus King King. The Godzilla figure is from Billiken and the electrical towers are from Walthers. The rest of the various pieces for the diorama were obtained from many sources. Kitmaker: Billiken (Godzilla) Kitmaker: Walthers (electrical towers) From...

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The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

May 03, 62 The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

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This piece is a combination of two kits, both from Dimensional Design. The closet monster has escaped, ripped off the scientist’s arm, and is ready to go for more. Kit Maker: Dimensional Design From Wikipedia: The Brain That Wouldn’t Die, also known as The Head That Wouldn’t Die, is a 1959 science-fiction/horror film...

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The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)

Aug 12, 61 The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)

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Vincent Price from The Pit and the Pendulum. The cool part of this piece is the lighting of the cauldron. I used standard Christmas tree lights that can readily be plugged in to any outlet. Kit Maker: Monstrology Models From Wikipedia: The Pit and the Pendulum[1] is a 1961 horror film directed by Roger Corman, starring Vincent...

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