It’s 1980’s Fantasy Movie Season here at TTM, and this week it’s the turn of Disney’s Dragonslayer from 1981.
Continue reading Dragonslayer (1981)
Ahhh, Beastmaster. I’m a great fan of cheesy fantasy flicks, especially those from the 1980’s, and this cult classic was one of my favourites when I was a teen. It’s got everything: an avenging hero; sword fights; monsters; black tigers; witches. And Tanya Roberts gets her tits out.
Continue reading The Beastmaster (1982)
I’m a big fan of boisterous 80’s fantasy cinema, and Krull (1983) is one of my favourites. Continue reading Krull (1983)
Over the last decade or so Lego has experienced an impressive upswing of popularity in modern culture. Those small multicoloured building blocks have spawned theme parks, cartoons, computer games and a surprisingly existential movie, released in 2014. Thanks mainly to some canny licensing deals — such as Star Wars, Marvel and DC Comics, to name a few — the Lego brand is now one of the most recognisable in the world. So when the company announced a few months ago that it was going to release a set featuring The Beatles Yellow Submarine, the reaction of fans wasn’t so much why, as when? Continue reading Lego: The Beatles Yellow Submarine
In the early 1960’s Marvel Comics were enjoying unprecedented success with their unique brand of relatable superhero comics. But Marvel also published non-superhero titles such as this all-but-forgotten series of humorous horror movie magazines. Continue reading Monsters to Laugh With, Monsters Unlimited and Monster Madness (Marvel Comics)
Time for one more classic movie teaser poster and then I’m done…
Continue reading Die Hard with a Vengeance teaser poster (1995)
Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been posting some of my favourite movie teaser posters, but this entry for Oblivion is a bit of a cheat as these aren’t strictly teaser posters. But who cares, they’re great none the less. Continue reading Oblivion movie posters (2013)