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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.

Feb 19, 2018

Jim examines what was once a lost classic from Director James Whale, 1932's "The Old Dark House," starring Boris Karloff, Raymond Massey, Gloria Stuart, Charles Laughton, Melvyn Douglas, Ernest Theisiger and Lillian Bond. The influence this film had on many horror films to come is seen right out of the blocks with a...


Feb 12, 2018

Jim examines one of the first films he saw that takes the Dracula legend and places it in a contemporary setting in 1958's "The Return of Dracula," starring Francis Lederer, Norma Eberhardt, Ray Strickland, Gage Clark, John Wengraf and Virginia Vincent. Count Dracula, disguised as a relative of a small-town...


Feb 5, 2018

The Universal gang's all here (almost) in 1954's "House of Dracula," starring Lon Chaney Jr., Onslow Stevens, John Carradine, Martha O'Driscoll. Jane Adams, Lionel Atwill, and Glenn Strange. Count Dracula, the Wolfman and the Frankenstein Monster are all back together at the home of Dr. Eidelman seeking help from their...


Jan 29, 2018

Jim takes a look at another Roger Corman Classic - 1955's "Day The World Ended," starring Richard Denning, Lori Nelson, Paul Birch, Raymond Hatton, Mike Conners, Adele Jergens and Jonathan Haze. Seven individuals, survivors of an all-out nuclear war, find themselves thrown together in a small house in a protected...


Jan 22, 2018

Madeline Brumby is back to help "Monster Attack" celebrate its 2nd Anniversary with a look at Jack Arnold's 1953 Sci-Fi Classic "It Came From Outer Space," starring Richard Carlson, Barbara Rush, Charles Drake and Russell Johnson. Aliens crash just outside of a small town and take on the appearance of several...