Tag: Atomic Age

Monster Monday: The Blob

Monster Monday: The Blob

I am burdened with glorious purpose, fiends, for today is Monster Monday! I have two monsters for you today, from The Blob (1958) and The Blob (1988). Since the 1988 version is a remake of the 1958 film, you might think that both Blobs are basically the same monster. Dearest readers, they are not. The … Continue reading Monster Monday: The Blob

Monster Monday: Fiend Without a Face

Monster Monday: Fiend Without a Face

Happy Monster Monday! I'm cheating a bit today — today's monster is technically invisible. I think you'll forgive me, though, when you hear about the movie. In 1958's Fiend Without a Face, invisible thought monsters suck out people's brains and spinal cords and then fly around wreaking havoc on an American military base. Invisible thought monsters. … Continue reading Monster Monday: Fiend Without a Face

Monster Monday: Them!

Monster Monday: Them!

A very happy Monster Monday to you. Today's monster is a colony of giant irradiated ants. I love atomic age horror, and this is one of its most deliciously outrageous examples: Them!  The exclamation point is my favorite part, so I'm rather disappointed that it only appears in small print on the bottom of the poster, but … Continue reading Monster Monday: Them!