KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978)

KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park (1978)

Recently I was reminded of my love for KISS. I love their showmanship, and ability to entertain stadiums full of fans. Often when I come back around to the band, I am drawn to KISS meets the Phantom of the Park from 1978. Like Wrestling, KISS is like watching a comic book come to life. [...]

That Time Wonder Woman Was Blonde (1974)

That Time Wonder Woman Was Blonde (1974)

That Time Wonder Woman Was Blonde? I remember watching this TV movie in the late 70’s but that was the one and only time until the time of this original blog post which is being updated from 2015. The movie was playing one Saturday afternoon on TV at my Granny's house in what must have [...]

70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

70’s Sci-Fi Lifestyle

As a child of the seventies, I was the product of my time and the 70's Sci-Fi Lifestyle has never really left my consciousness. The future was always barreling down on us, and the past continuously ran in syndication on our television set. Movies and television gave us different glimpses as to what may be [...]

“Legends of the Superheroes”: An Odyssey Better Left Unfinished

“Legends of the Superheroes”: An Odyssey Better Left Unfinished

Originally published August 29th, 2015, I felt like this should be revisited and updated... The best thing that happened on TV when I was nine. It was January, 1979, and there were two hour long shows. One aired per week on NBC. I was able to see the first and was SUPER excited to watch [...]

Q: The greatest Star Wars Knock-Off… EVER? A: Yes.

Q: The greatest Star Wars Knock-Off… EVER? A: Yes.

   This knock-off figure, Femme Stellarii by Suckadelic, is a beautiful example of a mashup. The wonderful packaging is Leia's head, on a Wilma Deering (Buck Rogers in the 25th Century) body, with legs from another source that I cannot identify yet. For the future, it's clearly a Micronaut with a silver metal-vacced Leia head. [...]