An Indispensible Tribute to Space: 1999 Creator Gerry Anderson

Famous Monsters of Filmland continues to be a must-read magazine. The latest issue not only features a cover story on King Kong's 80th birthday, and a Cthulhu feature, it also has a ginormous section on Gerry Anderson, creator of Thunderbirds, Space:1999 and UFO. » 6/04/13 11:37am 6/04/13 11:37am

Own these Famous Monsters covers and horrify your friends!

Famous Monsters is more than just an iconic magazine founded by Forrest J. Ackerman — it's a lifestyle. Long before Lady Gaga was a fame monster, there were Frankenstein, Dracula and other classics, basking in their celebrity status. » 3/01/11 12:44pm 3/01/11 12:44pm

Why is Frankenstein So Hard to Do Right?

There have been movies based on Mary Shelley's classic for almost as long as there have been movies themselves. But why are so few of them any good? » 3/31/10 12:00pm 3/31/10 12:00pm

Look Out! Famous Monsters Are Coming Back!

Famous Monsters Of Filmland, the classic magazine started by Forrest J. Ackerman, is getting a new lease on life, courtesy of IDW Publishing. Soon, the paparazzi will once again pursue Godzilla and Frankenstein in and out of limousines. » 12/09/09 10:00am 12/09/09 10:00am