Monsters Among Us

Monsters From The Vault #09

Monsters From The Vault: Issue #9 - 1999

Shock treatment: A look at the promotion of---and the rare promotional book of---1950s television's Shock Theater.
Bits and pieces: American Cinema and Radio Representations of Shelley's Monster Before and During the Creation of Karloff.
Calling on Christopher Lee: A Visit to the Actor's Chelsea Home.
Battle of the bugs: Tarantula vs. The Deadly Mantis. Tarantula and The Deadly Mantis, two classic 1950s ''Big Bug'' films, are examined in detail and compared.
Oh the horror of it all: The late Robb White (William Castle's favorite screenwriter) gives an inside look at what it was like to work with ''The King of Ballyhoo.''
Plus, editorial comments, letters, film reviews, book reviews, and more than 100 photos.

This issue is SOLD OUT from the publisher.

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