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Creature From the Black Lagoon(1954)
Fog Island(1945)
Dead Men Walk(1943)
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The generic monster faces on the are a little disappointing.

I'm okay with it.  They look like Monster Squad monsters.  Definitely better than the stock art!  I'd like to own this.
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The generic monster faces on the are a little disappointing.
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When it comes to the gothic, old world, steampunk era classics, I'm right there with you.

But a fresh, present-day science take on invisibility could be interesting.  Something between the chemically-induced invisibility of Claude Rains and the electronic clarity of The Philadelphia Experiment might actually be interesting - in the right hands.

"Hollow Man" wasn't all bad.

I think a modern Invisible Man could work well, but I can't imagine versions of a lot of the other Universal Monsters set in the modern day that wouldn't come across as kinda silly. Maybe the Creature from the Black Lagoon or Wolf Man. For instance, I don't think you could do a Dracula or Frankenstein set in the modern day, without having to completely change their Universal designs. Otherwise I think it would just come across as silly. My ideal movies would be similar to the Penny Dreadful TV series from a few years ago.  Set in the Victorian era, but with a modern style and sensibility. 
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A Universal Monsters Board Game called "Horrified" is coming out this August. Looks pretty cool, based on the limited information provided. Details here: https://io9.gizmodo.com/horrified-board-game-brings-all-the-classic-universal-m-1832534827
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Modern Monster Toys / Re: Super 7 SLAYER figure!!!!!
« Last post by geezer butler on Today at 05:21:18 PM »
Holy, wow!! I f***** want and need THAT figure! It will go great with my Reaction Eddie, Crimson Ghost(MISFITS) and my Bif Bang Pow KISS figures.

I agree Mars. I have the Kiss Dynasty set from that line and they go perfect with the Reaction rock n roll monster figures.

The slayer, misfits, and Eddie figures are based on album covers. Along those line I hope they release a witch figure from first Black Sabbath record. I would pass out from happiness if that happened. In terms of actual people, like the King Diamond figure, I hope they release Alice Cooper and Lemmy figures.
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Son of Dracula (1943)
The Mummy's Curse (1944)
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Grandmothers
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Classic Monster Movies / Re: Latest DVDs & BDs in My Collection
« Last post by Memphremagog on Today at 02:15:09 PM »
Today's catch:

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