SATURDAY MORNING MEMORIES: The Monster Squad (1976)

When anybody mentions Monster Squad the squad that appears in my mind is from 1976. The Monster Squad is a television series produced by D'Angelo-Bullock-Allen Productions that aired Saturday mornings on NBC from September 11, 1976, to September 3, 1977. This Saturday Morning program was my jam. Via Wikipedia: The monsters, wanting to make up for the misdeeds of their [...]

Ray Harryhausen’s Bubo Soft Vinyl Articulated Action Figure

View Bubo Soft Vinyl Articulated Action Figure From 1981's Clash of the Titans comes Bubo, the mechanical owl! This Ray Harryhausen's Bubo Soft Vinyl Articulated Figure features 8 points of articulation and stands nearly 12-inches tall. Bubo is even scaled to match the actual size of the original puppet with moveable wings, legs and head. This detailed [...]

Comfort Sounds: The Hobbit (1977) Soundtrack by Glenn Yarbrough

Back when I was a wee lad, I discovered the joys of the Hobbit. Not by reading, but by the Rankin/Bass special presentation of the animated adaptation. It wasn't until years later that I had finally discovered that this program was based on the writings of J.R.R. Tolkien. Now, as I am much older, I [...]