Happy Halloween! This week Laree and Jim celebrate their favorite holiday. Highlights and lowlights include the Ben Cooper 1979 Alien costume, Trick-or-treating, Laree teaching us about sailor suits, childhood Halloween memories, Jim and Laree's past and present Halloween costumes, Classic horror movies, King Tut's woman hips, Jim's irrational triggers, Faces of Death, John Carpenter's Halloween, Haxan, The Witches, slashers vs. monsters, The Blair Witch Project, Paranormal Activity, Danzig/Samhain/Misfits, The Birds, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, The Friday the 13th movies, Romero's Living Dead films, vintage Halloween decorations and Laree the sleazy rabbit.
The special Halloween edition of the Sea-Borg Invader figure from MonsterPants Toys is gone! But you can still get a selection of standard Sea-Borg figures in the MonsterPants online store and Sea-Borg Mutations at the MonsterPants Etsy Shop.
Your hosts celebrate Halloween with a look at one of the greatest independent film companies of all time, Hammer Films. Focusing on the studio's classic horror films, Jim and Laree discuss (among other things) the results of our informal favorite Hammer films poll, Discovering Hammer, The Curse of Frankenstein, The Horror of Dracula, Jim's trip to New York Comic Con, The Hound of the Baskervilles, the Great Monsters of the Movies paperback, Dracula - Prince of Darkness, The Quatermass films, The Reptile, Terence Fisher, Dracula has Risen from the Grave, Creature Feature trading cards, Frankenstein Created Woman, Vampire Circus, Taste the Blood of Dracula, The Island of Doctor Moreau, Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter, Freddie Francis, The Devil Rides Out, Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell, gushing over Peter Cushing, The Abominable Snowman, The Brides of Dracula, Klaus Kinski, The Curse of the Werewolf, The Plague of the Zombies, Sssssss, lesbian vampires, The Evil of Frankenstein, The Mummy, Michael Ripper, Legend of the Seven Golden Vampires, To the Devil a Daughter and how Kevin Smith almost melted Jim's icy heart.
This week Laree and Jim discuss fishmen and manphibians from movies, comics, games and more. Things that come up this time include The Creature from the Black Lagoon, Erotic merman art, Island of the Fishmen / Screamers, Revenge of the Creature in 3-D, Aquaman, The Sub-Mariner, War-Gods of the Deep, The Monster of Piedras Blancas, Destination Inner Space, Humanoids from the Deep, Abe Sapien, Spawn of the Slithis, Zaat, The Innhumans, Hypothermia, Sting of Death, Frogmen, Thundercats, Masters of the Universe, Blood Beach, Transformers, Kit Fisto, The Aquatic men of Dungeons and Dragons, mysterious movies that traumatized Laree, The Fiend Folio, Saturday the 14th, The Monster Squad, Amphibian Man and a polynesian restaurant mega-tangent.