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Monster Attack

“Monster Attack” is a podcast dedicated to old “Monster Movies,” the ones we all grew up with and fell in love with. These are the films that opened up a new world of scary creatures, sci-fi wonders and frightening tales of the supernatural. Former radio personality Jim Adams re-visits a time when radioactive dinosaurs threatened Tokyo, werewolves terrorized the population at large and mad scientists conducted hideous experiments in large mansions.

Aug 20, 2018

It's a good old-fashion "monster movie" from 1955 as Jim examines "It Came From Beneath The Sea," starring Kenneth Tobey, Faith Domergue, Donald Curtis and Harry Lauter. A large octopus goes on a feeding (and killing) frenzy - the reult of H-Bomb testing in the Pacific. Will mankind be able to stop the creature? Find...


Aug 13, 2018

Jim examines an old cult favorite sci-fi - 1957's "The Brain From Planet Arous," starring John Agar, Joyce Meadows, Robert Fuller, Thomas Browne Henry and Ken Terrell. an evil brain has his sights set on Earth and eventually the Universe, but needs Dr. Steve March (Agar) as a vessel. Find out why George the Dog is vital...


Aug 6, 2018

Jim explores an early Hammer Film that helped pave the way for the company's legendary status as one of the great Horror and Monster Movie film companies with 1956's "X The Unknown," starring Dean Jagger, Edward Chapman, Leo McKern, Michael Ripper and Anthony Newley. A strange radioactive substance from out the ground...


Jul 30, 2018

Jim pulls another classic Bert I. Gordon film into the spotlight with 1957's "The Cyclops," starring Gloria Talbott, Lon Chaney Jr., James Craig, Tom Drake and Duncan Parkin. While looking for her finance, who crashed in a remote area of Mexico, a young woman and her expedition happen upon strange creatures and 125-foot...


Jul 23, 2018

A cult classic from 1959 is put in the spotlight this week as Jim explores "The Monster of Piedras Blancas," starring Les Tremayne, Don Sullivan, Jeanne Carmen, Forrest Lewis and John Harmon. A small California coastal is plagued with several mysterious murders. The local lighthouse seems to be a factor. Is it a maniac...