- When Animals Attack: The Book of the Films
- Metamorphosis Undergoes a Metamorphosis
- An Unexpected Chat with Alex Caine
- Yi zhong: Monsters … the Fear of Rats and Elevators
- Music To Die By: Indie Schlock Soundtracks (Part 1)
- Who Says the Space Monsters Must Die?
- It’s Never Gonna Be Safe To Go Back In The Water…
- Rise of the Vorehemoth and the Reign of the Vore King
- Space Monster Numagirasu is Coming
- Mega Shark’s Attack on Titan
- Exploitation films
- Fraudulent information
- Giant Bugs
- Giant Monsters
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- It's True! Really!
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Category Archives: Giant Monsters
Who Says the Space Monsters Must Die?
So what do you get when you toss a gaggle of giant monsters into the one film? Pacific Rim? Well, yeah, but not this time. Destroy All Monsters? That’s more like it, at least according to the director of a … Continue reading
Rise of the Vorehemoth and the Reign of the Vore King
Fancy getting eaten by a giant monster? A new feature-length micro-budget giant monster movie going by the title Vorehemoth is to be directed by the so-named Godfather of Vore and creator of La Vore Girls, Raymond P. Whalen (R.P. Whalen … Continue reading
Space Monster Numagirasu is Coming
Space Monster Numagirasu is clomping into view, though only the vibrations of his coming are being heard so far. Charming chap, isn’t he? Space Monster Numagirasu (a title which can also be transposed from the Japanese as “Space Monster Numaguirus”) … Continue reading
Posted in Daikaiju, Film, Giant Monsters, Godzilla, Independent film, Japanese Tagged daikaiju, Godzilla, Numagirasu, Takayuki Hosonuma, Tokyo Kōgei University Leave a comment
Mega Shark’s Attack on Titan
It began when low-budget, exploitation production company, Asylum, released Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus (US-2009; dir. Ace Hannah) [Backbrain review]. Back in May 2009, Undead Backbrain was the first to reveal a still of the giant shark eating the Golden … Continue reading
Posted in Daikaiju, Film, Giant Monsters, Kaiju Search-Robot Avery, Monster Sharks, News, Robots Tagged Giant Monsters, mega shark, the asylum, Titan Leave a comment
The Coming of Peter Cottonhell May Spoil Your Easter Break
Back in the dark days of 1972, Night of the Lepus (US; dir. William F. Claxton) tried to envisage a bunny apocalypse in which hordes of large mutated rabbits re-enact Hitchcock’s The Birds, to lesser effect. It’s a bit of … Continue reading
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The Ants Are Coming!
Undead Backbrain first reported it here. Undead Backbrain alumni, friend and news hound, Avery Guerra (aka Kaiju Search-Robot Avery) has now been officially appointed to the film as Publicist. And the film is getting bigger! All will be revealed on … Continue reading
Posted in Film, Giant Bugs, Giant Monsters, Kaiju Search-Robot Avery, News Tagged avery guerra, giant ants, the ant invasion Leave a comment
No Good Giant Monster Deed Goes Unpunished…
Terrific, and very short, animated movie: Excellent!
Posted in Animation, Cartoon, Giant Monsters Tagged Rock Monster, short animation Leave a comment
It Grows! … on Steroids!
So Nick Stathopoulos and Ryan Cauchi’s fantastic short nasty-plant-from-outer-space film, It Grows! (see these Undead Backbrain articles) has shambled off with a slew of awards at Zed Fest. Director Ryan Cauchi reports: I’m speechless right now. It Grows! has just … Continue reading
Posted in Giant Monsters, Independent film, Monster Plants, News, Posters, Update Tagged awards, it grows, nick stathopoulos, ryan cauchi, short film, Zed Fest Leave a comment
Chinese Giant Bugs Attack in 3D
Bugs 3D [3D食人虫, aka CHONG] (China-2014; dir. Vash Yan) According to the East Winds Film Festival website, Bugs 3D is a “throwback to the classic Hollywood B-movies of the sixties and seventies”, while owing a debt to the likes of … Continue reading
Posted in Film, Giant Bugs, Giant Monsters, Horror, Monsters in general, News, Posters, Preview, Science Fiction Tagged bugs, Chinese horror cinema, giant mutant insects, sector 7, The Host Leave a comment
It Came From the Desert
Giant ants on a rampage! No, it’s not the 1950s’ classic monster film Them! It’s a popular Amiga computer game that was brought out by Cinemaware in 1989 — and it’s soon to be reborn as a Finnish feature film … Continue reading
Posted in Film, Giant Bugs, Giant Monsters, Horror, News Tagged Amiga game-based movie, It Came from the Desert, Marko Mäkilaakso, motocross, them 1 Comment