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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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The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

May 01, 61 The Curse of the Werewolf (1961)

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Curse of the Werewolf. This kit depicts the scene as shown on the one-sheet movie poster. However, it is a stylized scene that never happened from that Hammer film because the woman he is holding in his arms is actually his mother! Kit Maker: Jeff Yeagher The Curse of the Werewolf (1961) The Curse of the Werewolf (1961) The Curse...

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The Time Machine (1960)

Aug 17, 60 The Time Machine (1960)

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The 1960 George Pal film, The Time Machine, is one of my all-time favorite films. When I first saw this film in the theater I was captivated by both the time machine sled and the lab where it was constructed. So much so that I had to build an exact 1/12th scale version of the lab. Working on and off it took me a few years to...

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Monster Clock (1960s)

Jan 01, 60 Monster Clock (1960s)

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An interesting take on the monsters made popular from the pages of Famous Monsters of Filmland Magazine, fashioned into a clock that tells only “Monster Standard Time.” Kit Maker:...

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First Man Into Space (1959)

Nov 05, 59 First Man Into Space (1959)

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The First Man into Space. In what may seem like a straightforward paint job turned out to be more complicated than originally expected. Layer after layer of meticulous dry-brushing was necessary to achieve the effects. Kit Maker: Lunar Models From Wikipedia: First Man into Space (also known as Satellite of Blood) is a 1959 science...

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The Tingler (1959)

Jul 29, 59 The Tingler (1959)

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Vincent Price from the film, The Tingler, one of my favorite 1950s films. This diorama captures the moment when the Tingler is crawling up his arm and he begins his screaming. Kit Maker: Monsters in Motion From Wikipedia: A pathologist, Dr. Warren Chapin (played by Vincent Price), discovers that the tingling of the spine in states...

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The Manster (1959)

Jul 01, 59 The Manster (1959)

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Here’s a model capturing the essence of The Manster. A scientist transplanted some tissues onto the neck of a victim, and with the help of hormones, the tissues grew into another head. Kit Maker: Resin From the Grave From Wikipedia: The Manster is a 1959[1] tokusatsu horror film, a coproduction between the US and Japan,...

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