Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Kaiju Cohorts Plunge into Some Pie . .

Finally, Jet Jaguar and Megalon enjoy digging into some pie. Sweet potato pie is delicious, but I prefer apple. Yeah, I know sweet potato pie doesn't have crust, but it's my drawing. Happy Thanksgiving!

Godzilla Goes Ga-Ga For Cranberries . .

Godzilla loves them cranberries and the assorted sauces they make . .

Mighty Joe Young Gets Mushy For Mashed Potatoes . .

Son of Kong Samples Some Stuffing . .

King Kong Loves Turkey!

Many folks have Thanksgiving memories of parades & football. For me however, apart from shoveling turkey down my gullet, giant monster movies stand out in my mind as a staple of many childhood turkey days. Local Tri-state TV station Channel 9 usually kicked off the festivities right after the Macy's Parade with a showing of King Kong. After that massive simian affair, two more films followed in rapid succession: the lame Son of Kong and the great Mighty Joe Young. If you were really lucky, Channel 9 would then launch into a marathon of Godzilla films featuring favorites like Godzilla vs. Megalon and Godzilla vs. The Cosmic Monster (aka Godzilla vs. The Bionic Monster aka Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla.). Some years you'd get stuck with lame crap though and end up watching a Buck Rogers marathon. The high-point of those were space-hottie Erin Grey and the little robot that said "Bitty-Bitty-Bitty" all the time. Now, let's see what some of our favorite monsters of yore are enjoying as the 2011 holiday season begins . .

Remember Brandon Lee . . . .

Killed 25 years ago when he was struck by a bullet loaded into a prop gun, Brandon Lee never lived to see the success he would achieve af...