The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1978 was the second calendar to showcase paintings from one of the grandmasters of fantasy art. Continue reading The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1978
Time for another look at some of my favourite book cover illustrations. This week it’s the turn of Geoff Taylor’s covers to the UK editions of The Belgariad, the best-selling 1980’s fantasy series by David Eddings. Continue reading Paperback covers #9: Geoff Taylor’s covers to The Belgariad
The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1979 was the third calendar to feature paintings from one of the legends of fantasy art. Continue reading The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1979
The Frazetta Portfolio 1993 was published by Kitchen Sink Press and contained full-colour illustrated plates by one of the masters of fantasy art, Frank Frazetta.
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After the phenomenal success of his original Star Wars trilogy George Lucas tried his hand at another movie genre, albeit this time with limited success. This week’s entry in the Taint the Meat 1980s fantasy film season is Willow, from 1988. Continue reading Willow (1988)
It’s 1980’s Fantasy Movie Season here at Taint the Meat, and this week it’s the turn of Ralph Bakshi and Frank Frazetta’s animated epic Fire and Ice, from 1983.
I’m a big fan of Fantasy movies, especially those from the 1980’s, and over the last few months I’ve been taking a closer look at some of my favourites. However, this week it’s the turn of a movie that isn’t strictly a Fantasy film, but is still well worth a closer look — Ladyhawke from 1985. Continue reading Ladyhawke (1985)