Mighty Joe Young (1949)

Oct 06, 15 Mighty Joe Young (1949)

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Mighty Joe Young was a straightforward build. It is a solid piece of resin so it is quite hefty. No base came with the kit so a wood base was cut with a jigsaw and coated with sculptamold and textured. After drying the surface was painted. Dried plant material was dipped into matte medium, patted dry, and placed next to the dirt...

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Karloff in The Body Snatcher (1945)

Dec 11, 12 Karloff in The Body Snatcher (1945)

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Boris Karloff in the 1945 release, “The Body Snatcher.” The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) The Body Snatcher (1945) From Wikipedia: The Body Snatcher is a 1945 horror film directed by Robert Wise based on...

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King Kong (1933)

Jan 08, 12 King Kong (1933)

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A classic sequence from the 1933 RKO stop-motion animation classic, King Kong. From Wikipedia: King Kong is a Pre-Code 1933 fantasy monster adventure film co-directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack, and written by Ruth Rose and James Ashmore Creelman after a story by Cooper and Edgar Wallace. The film tells of a...

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The Thing From Another World (1951)

Apr 29, 51 The Thing From Another World (1951)

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James Arness as The Thing from Another World. The scene captured is from the end of the film when the Thing is about to get electrically cooked. Kit Maker: Forbidden Zone From Wikipedia: The Thing from Another World (often referred to as The Thing before its 1982 remake), is a 1951 science fiction film based on the 1938 novella...

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