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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.

Jan 14, 2019

For the podcast's last episode of Season Three, Jim looks at the first film to feature a manned expedition into outer space with Kurt Neumann's memorable Sci-Fi classic, "Rocketship X-M," starring Lloyd Bridges, Osa Massen, Noah Beery Jr., John Emery and Hugh O'Brian. Things go amiss during man's first flight to the...


Jan 7, 2019

Jim talks about a little known Sci-Fi gem from 1954, "Target Earth," starring Richard Denning, Kathleen Crowley, Virginia Grey, Richard Reeves and Whit Bissell. Four people try to stay alive after an army of robots from Venus leave the city of Chicago completely deserted. How will they survive? And how will mankind...


Dec 31, 2018

Jim reflects on one of the ultimate cult classic films - Phil Tucker's signature film "Robot Monster," starring George Nader, Claudia Barrett, Selena Royale, John Mylong, Gregory Moffett, Pamela Paulson and John Barrows as "Ro-Man. Only eight people have survived an attack form the moon-based Ro-Mans. Will mankind...


Dec 24, 2018

Jim looks at the film that inspired "Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea," with 1959's "The Atomic Submarine," starring Arthur Franz, Dick Foran, Brett Halsey, Sid Melton and Bob Steele. Something is causing a series of nautical disasters at the North Pole. It is up to the crew of the Tigershark to solve the mystery, which...


Dec 17, 2018

A Roger Corman cult classic from 1957 is in Jim's spotlight this week with "Attack Of The Crab Monsters," starring Richard Garland, Pamela Duncan, Russell Johnson, Mel Welles and Charles B. Griffith (who also wrote the screenplay). A group of nuclear researchers are trapped on a remote island, hunted by creatures...