Tag - Harryhausen

Earth vs. the Flying Saucers

32 Days of Halloween IV, Movie Night No. 13:...

Movie Night #13 is traditionally our celebration of sci-fi mayhem. And when you’re looking for some of that classic sci-fi craziness, you need look no further than the 1956 classic, Earth vs. the Flying Saucers. Hugh Marlowe and Joan...

32 Days of Halloween III, Movie Night No...

I warn you: if you watch the first forty seconds of this, you will be hooked. Seriously, try it. It’s the epitome of Brilliant Authoritarian Narration from the 50s. Direct link for the feedreaders.

Clash of the T-Shirts

There is something to be said for Clash of the Titans, the mad epic Harryhausen-fueled mythology romp which features the best line ever delivered on screen by Laurence Olivier Burgess Meredith: “CALL NO MAN HAPPY WHO IS NOT DEAD...

Harryhausen and Medusa

Happy Birthday, Ray Harryhausen

Ray Harryhausen turns 88 today. Happy birthday to a guy who’s responsible for stop motion as we know it today. And is there anyone alive today who didn’t think the Sinbad movies were the coolest goddamn thing ever? Harryhausen...

Ray Harryhausen and triceratops

Ray Harryhausen-Palooza!

Awesome round-up of creatures created by the godfather of stop motion animation, Ray Harryhausen. There’s just something to be said for stuff that’s totally in-camera. Shame we won’t get that anymore. Direct link for the...