Monster of the Week: Michael Myers (Halloween Franchise) – 1978 | New 5th Edition Monster

Michael Myers

""Death is the only solution for Michael." What can I possibly say about Michael Myers, the Halloween franchise and the original 1978 Halloween movie that hasn't been said already? It's a film that re-made and arguably made the modern slasher genre into what it is today. It launched the careers of John Carpenter (The Thing) … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Michael Myers (Halloween Franchise) – 1978 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Crawling Eye (Trollenburg Terror) – 1958 | New 5th Edition Monster

"A freak of nature." A decent '50's horror, the Trollenburg Terror or as it was known in America, The Crawling Eye, featured a humongous cranium monster with tentacles and a single giant menacing eye that stalked its victims in the Swiss Alps. While not a classic, the film inspired countless other works including John Carpenter's … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Crawling Eye (Trollenburg Terror) – 1958 | New 5th Edition Monster

Monster of the Week: Puppet Master| New 5th Edition Monster (with LAIR)

You can't scream until they make you. When a flying saucer reportedly lands in rural Iowa, the CIA investigates. They find that aliens have landed and are slug-like creatures, attaching themselves to people's backs, taking control of their victims' nervous systems, and manipulating people as puppets. The aliens quickly reproduce by division, soon controlling not … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Puppet Master| New 5th Edition Monster (with LAIR)