Tales of Terror (1962)

Apr 13, 15 Tales of Terror (1962)

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Vincent Price mostly played characters in his films and not necessarily made-up monsters so it is a treat to get another version of the master in one of his interesting roles, that of Fortunato in the fourth of the “Corman-Poe” cycle of films, Tales of Terror. This sculpt, by Jeff Yagher and released by X-O Facto/Tower...

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The Amazing Colossal Man (1957)

Jul 21, 14 The Amazing Colossal Man (1957)

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The Amazing Colossal Man is a favorite film of mine and I seem to watch it at least once a year. This diorama by X-O Facto and Tower of London was sculpted by Joe Laudati and captures the final moments of the monster as he grabs the high voltage wires of the electrical tower. Amongst him are a mild countryside with trees, a road,...

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Black Sunday (1960)

Aug 14, 13 Black Sunday (1960)

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This diorama included three head options for the girl. To keep everything in place for the diorama I included all three heads and mounted the two extra to each side. It seems only fitting that the pierced face be used on the figure. The rest of the piece was a straightforward build with no particular problems. Due to the thinness...

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The Last Man on Earth (1964)

Jul 06, 13 The Last Man on Earth (1964)

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This is a black & white film and though tempting to paint the piece a monotone gray to simulate the B&W look I decided to paint the diorama in color. Noticing the tones and hues of Price’s clothes they all appear to be earth-toned browns. For the mirror I cut pieces of reflective mylar to fit within the frame. From...

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I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957)

Jul 12, 12 I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957)

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Michael Landon from “I Was A Teenage Werewolf,” a classic AIP production from 1957. I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A Teenage Werewolf (1957) I Was A...

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