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Pumpkinhead (1988) – Episode 169 – Decades of Horror 1980s

“For each of man’s evils, a special demon exists. You’re looking at vengeance; – cruel, devious, pure-as-venom vengeance.” And a fine demon it is! Join your faithful Grue-Crew – Bill Mulligan, Chad Hunt, Crystal Cleveland, and Jeff Mohr –  as they go in search of the special demon known as Pumpkinhead (1988). Decades of Horror […]

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[Podcast] Predator (1987) – Episode 138 – Decades of Horror 1980s

“If it bleeds, we can kill it!” One of the many famous lines in  Predator (1987) spoken by the film’s iconic star Arnold Schwarzenegger. The design of the alien hunter from FX maestro  Stan Winston is one of the most recognizable creatures in cinematic history!  Doc Rotten and Christopher G. Moore revisit the classic sci-fi/action/horror […]

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“Creature Designers – The Frankenstein Complex” (Fantasia 2016): Creepy Crawly Creature Creators

Full disclosure: practical creature effects  are geek  porn for me. As far back as I can remember, practical creatures represented true magic. This probably started with Disney and Universal Theme Park attraction animatronics, but really translated into creature heavy movies and their making of specials. I remember watching the VHS of the behind the scenes […]