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Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)

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Trog (1970)

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The Invisible Man (1933)

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Morlock from The Time Machine (1960)

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The Cat & The Canary (1927)

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Barnabas Collins

Aug 11, 17 Barnabas Collins

Posted by in Modern Classics

Even if you have been living on Mars these past few decades you would still know about Dark Shadows and their vampire king, Barnabas Collins. This piece, masterfully sculpted by the king himself, Jeff Yagher, and released by X-O Facto, is a tribute to Jonathan Frid, the man who played Collins. As an extra, two rats and a bat are...

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Return of the Fly (1959)

Aug 11, 17 Return of the Fly (1959)

Posted by in Rare & Unusual

This version of the Return of the Fly was made by the masters at Monsters in Motion. For his head “hairs” I used surgical thread (a little thicker than normal thread) and placed them individually on his head. I used short length of wire, also individually drilled and inserted, around his eyes. This means I drilled many,...

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Aurora Frankenstein Tribute

Aug 11, 17 Aurora Frankenstein Tribute

Posted by in Universal

The kind folks at Monsters in Motion have been developing a series of 1/6th scale resin figures that match the box cover art of the original Aurora “long boxes” released back in the early 1960s. This version of the Frankenstein box art by James Bama is masterfully done by Jeff Yagher. A straightforward build with the...

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Lon Chaney Tribute

Aug 11, 17 Lon Chaney Tribute

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Trog (1970)

Apr 10, 17 Trog (1970)

Posted by in Harryhausen

To many of us the name, Ray Harryhausen, brings many fond memories. Even later in his career with such films as Sindbad and the Eye of the Tiger Harryhausen can still capture that magic with his stop motion creations. The creature of the Troglodyte from that film is effectively captured here by the gang at Monsters in Motion. This...

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Lon Chaney as The Wolf Man (1941)

Mar 29, 17 Lon Chaney as The Wolf Man (1941)

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John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Mar 29, 17 John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Posted by in Modern Classics, Universal

John Carpenter’s film, The Thing, set a new standard for special effects in a film, all due to the amazing talents of Rob Bottin. Courtesy of Monsters in Motion is this 1/8th scale diorama of MacReady with his trusty flame thrower ready for action against the spider-head Thing. Just don’t ignite the fuse on that pack of...

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Morlock from The Time Machine (1960)

Mar 29, 17 Morlock from The Time Machine (1960)

Posted by in Science Fiction

The Morlock, from the 1960 George Pal film, The Time Machine, is one of the iconic figures many recognize. This version came courtesy of the fine folks at Monsters in Motion. A careful examination of the Morlocks in the film shows their skin to be flesh with various shades of blue and a hint of green over their natural skin color....

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