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Monster Kid Radio #464 - Steve Turek and Sh! The Octopus

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Release Date: 03/26/2020

Monster Kid Radio #489 - Godzilla vs. Megalon with Anthony Wendel show art Monster Kid Radio #489 - Godzilla vs. Megalon with Anthony Wendel

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Punch! Punch! Punch! Watch out! Here comes Jet Jaguar! And we're not just talking about the band on this week's episode! This week, author Anthony Wendel joins Derek to discuss the 1973 film (although it wasn't released in the US until 1976) Godzilla vs. Megalon (dir. Jun Fukuda, Yoshimitsu Banno). Mark Matzke has another Beta Capsule Review, Dr. Tongue talks to us about some more monster collectibles, Kenny takes a Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland, and some listeners had some feedback for the show.

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Monster Kid Radio #488 - The Maze with Jonathan Inbody show art Monster Kid Radio #488 - The Maze with Jonathan Inbody

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Will YOU get lost in The Maze (dir. William Cameron Menzies) with Derek and this week's guest, Jonathan Inbody? The only way to find out is to listen to this week's episode! When Jonathan isn't producing his X Meets Y Podcast, he's writing, he's making movies, and he's coming up with interesting takes on just-as-interesting movies like this week's film. Also this week we have Kenny's Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland, and a Beta Capsule Review from podcaster/writer/kaiju kid Mark Matzke!

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Monster Kid Radio #487 - David J. Skal, Fright Favorites, and more! show art Monster Kid Radio #487 - David J. Skal, Fright Favorites, and more!

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David J. Skal (http://www.monstershow.net/) is someone whose name should not be unfamiliar to monster kids. He's a film historian. He's an author. He's a documentary producer. And he's one of us. The newest book from David J. Skal is Fright Favorites: 31 Movies to Haunt Your Halloween and Beyond, and it's available NOW. Skal joined Derek this week on Monster Kid Radio to talk about the book, his background, and more!

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Monster Kid Radio #486 - The Vault of Horror and Larry Underwood, PLUS Stephen D. Sullivan's Dr. Cushing’s Chamber of Horrors! show art Monster Kid Radio #486 - The Vault of Horror and Larry Underwood, PLUS Stephen D. Sullivan's Dr. Cushing’s Chamber of Horrors!

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It's about time for another doctor visit, and Monster Kid Radio has you covered! Dr. Gangrene - aka Larry Underwood - joins Derek this week to discuss his upcoming movie Tales from Parts Unknown. It's an anthology film, kind of like the movie they discuss this week - 1973's The Vault of Horror (dir. Roy Ward Baker). We also have Listener Feedback and Kenny's Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland, as well as a visit with author Stephen D. Sullivan about his upcoming book Dr. Cushing’s Chamber of Horrors!

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One of Derek's favorite things about producing Monster Kid Radio is when he gets to watch a new-to-him monster movie. That is exactly what happened this week when author David Annandale returns to the podcast with The Flesh Eaters (dir. Jack Curtis). There are so many elements coming together in this movie - the creator of DC Comics' Doom Patrol, a "Speed Racer" voice actor, an actor with a decidedly German accent believably playing an American, mad science, creatures, and shocking blood.

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Monster Kid Radio #484 - Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man with Ricardo Delgado show art Monster Kid Radio #484 - Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man with Ricardo Delgado

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How has Monster Kid Radio gone over 480 episodes and NOT covered 1943's Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (dir. Roy William Neill)?!? Let's correct that this week with special guest Ricardo Delgado! Ricardo and Derek discuss this iconic film, break down WHY it's iconic, and how it influenced the course of the rest of the monster movies to come after it. On top of that, Kenny also has another amazing Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland this week!

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Monster Kid Radio #483 - Meet Monster Kid Rob Hampton, co-director of Super 8 Daze show art Monster Kid Radio #483 - Meet Monster Kid Rob Hampton, co-director of Super 8 Daze

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Not every monster kid movie maker saved the movies they made with their friends when they were a kid, but Rob Hampton did, and we're better for it! Rob is the co-director of Super 8 Daze (with co-director John Morgan), and this week, he joins Derek for a conversation about his background, his career, and much more. Kenny also has his Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland, and it's also time to announce, and thank, July's Patreon Executive Producers.

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Monster Kid Radio #482 - Thriller's Monster Kid Radio #482 - Thriller's "Pigeons from Hell" with David Heath

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This week, David Heath steps out of Dave's Corner of the Universe and onto Monster Kid Radio to join Derek to talk about one of their favorite writers - Robert E. Howard. How is this relevant to Monster Kid Radio? Howard's story "Pigeons from Hell" was adapted for television, directed by John Newland, and was introduced by one of MKR's Patron Saints - Boris Karloff. We have Listener Feedback as well, plus Kenny's Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland.

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Monster Kid Radio #481 - The Invisible Woman with Tracey Morris show art Monster Kid Radio #481 - The Invisible Woman with Tracey Morris

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Disney, Indiana's Tracey Morris steps outside the House of the Mouse this week for a stop by Monster Kid Radio to discuss 1940's The Invisible Woman (dir. A. Edward Sutherland). What do they see in this film? Insert obvious joke about not being able to see anything here. Kenny also returns this week with a special Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland.

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Monster Kid Radio #480 - The Thousand and One Lives of Doctor Mabuse and its director (Ansel Faraj) and lead actor (Nathan Wilson) show art Monster Kid Radio #480 - The Thousand and One Lives of Doctor Mabuse and its director (Ansel Faraj) and lead actor (Nathan Wilson)

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Filmmaker Ansel Faraj and actor Nathan Wilson sit down with Derek to discuss their upcoming movie The Thousand and One Lives of Doctor Mabuse. This is the third time the duo has taken on the Doctor Mabuse character, and they discuss the journey they've taken from the first film (and others) to this most recent cinematic outing. Also, Ansel tells us whether or not they were haunted during the production of 2019's Loon Lake.

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More Episodes

The Diecast Movie Reviews Podcast's Steve Turek joins Derek this week to see if together they can unravel the mystery of Sh! The Octopus (dir. William C. McGann), but not until they go over the results of the first round of voting in the 2020 Monster Movie Madness Tournament. Plus, Feedback and Kenny's Look at Famous Monsters of Filmland!

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Comic Book Central's Joe Stuber and The Time of Their Lives (dir. Charles Barton)



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