Issue 1 includes:
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man -- the legendary 1943 horror showdown gets the full Classic Monsters of the Movies treatment with a close look at the characters, plotline and production.
Profile of Christopher Lee as Dracula in the Hammer movies, tracing the story from 1958s Dracula / Horror of Dracula, right through to The Satanic Rites of Dracula in 1973.
Detailed biography of Boris Karloff exploring the pathos in his performances and his impact on the world of horror as we know it today.
Analysis of zombie cinema tracking the undead genre from its roots in early classics through to groundbreaking TV such as The Walking Dead.
Silent horror, a round-up of some of the authors" favourite silver screen masterpieces from the pre-talkie era.
And much more!
Classic Monsters of the Movies magazine is a fantastic new publication from the UK for every horror movie fan in the universe. Packed with in-depth features and analyses on classic monster movies, characters and stars, CMotM is brought to you by a team of world-class journalists, and features cover artwork by acclaimed illustrator Ron Whittaker. Lifting the veil on all those monsters we love to fear, Classic Monsters of the Movies is already bringing the world of horror something to talk about.
Among many other compelling articles, issue 1 takes a fresh look at some iconic horror movie characters and reveals the tragic stories of many monster stars. Future issues scour the horror universe, bringing you a unique perspective on your favorite monsters, as well as some horrors you might not have encountered before.
Magazine specification: 68 pages. Full color throughout. Packed with photos, posters, articles and info. Printed and finished to the highest standard on thick paper stock.
Collectors Note: The publications produced by Stripey Media Ltd., including the "ultimate guides" that we also offer while supplies last, have set a new standard for quality. All photos are crisp, pages are colorful, and even the covers on the guides feature spot varnish to make cover elements pop! These are a must for any monster magazine collection.
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