Monster Attack

MONSTER ATTACK! is a podcast dedicated to old “Monster Movies,” the ones we all grew up with and fell in love with.

These are the films that opened up a new world of scary creatures, sci-fi wonders and frightening tales of the supernatural. Former radio personality Jim Adams re-visits a time when radioactive dinosaurs threatened Tokyo, werewolves terrorized the population at large and mad scientists conducted hideous experiments in large mansions.

Mark Maddox
Jim Adams
Madeline Brumvy
Clay Sayre

At The Earth’s Core | Episode 360

Jim looks at a sci-fi favorite from 1976 – Edgar Rice Burrough’s “At The Earth’s Core,” starring Doug McClure, Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro, Cy Grant, Sean Lynch, Godfrey James and Bobby Parr. A mid 19th century expedition lands a scientist and a mining magnate into a world located 500 miles

Horror Express | Episode 358

Jim hops aboard a train for a ride on 1972’s “Horor Express,” starring Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Telly Savalas, Alberto De Mendoza, Faith Clift and Silvia Tortosa. Passengers aboard the Trans-Siberian Express are mysteriously dying and an ancient artifact is missing. Could there be a connection? Find out on this

Killers From Space | Episode 357

Jim tales a somewhat humorous look at a cult sci-fi from 1954- W. Lee Wilder’s “Killers From Space,” starring Peter Graves, Barbara Bestar, James Seay, Frank Gerstle, Steve Pendleton, John Frederick and Ben Welden. A nuclear physicist (Graves) is abducted by aliens and told of their plan to conquer the

The Creation Of The Humanoids | Episode 356

Jim discusses a 1962 Sci-Fi classic from former silent film/child star Wesley Barry – “The Creation Of The Humanoids,” starring Don Megowen, Erica Elliot, Frances McCann, Don Doolittle and Dudley Manlove. In a futuristic, post-apocalyptic society, man has become dependent on robots and automation leading to ears of a hostile

Beyond The Time Barrier| Episode 355

Jim remembers a sci-fi cult classic from 1960,”Beyond The Time barrier,” starring Robert Clarke, Darlene Tompkins, Arianne Ulmer, Vladimir Sokoloff, Red Morgan and Ken Knox. A test pilot takes a rocket plane on a flight that ends up 64 years into the future which has the survivors of a devastating

Race With The Devil | Episode 354

Jim reflects back on a 1975 horror film that has developed quite a cult following over the years, “Race With The Devil,” starring Warren Oates, Peter Fonda, Loretta Switt, Lara Parker and R.G. Armstrong. Two couples on a camping vacation witness the murder of a young woman during a satanic

Moon Of The Wolf | Episode 353

Clay Sayre joins Jim for a rollicking discussion of a classic 1972 TV Movie, “Moon Of The Wolf,” starring David Janssen, Bradford Dillman, Barbara Rush, John Bernadino, Geoffrey Lewis and Royal Dano. A series of murders baffles a small Louisiana town sheriff (Janssen) and everyone seems to be suspect. But

The Wolfman (1941) Revisited |Episode 352 Madeline Brumby and Shane Morton join Jim for a lively discussion of the Universal 1941 classic, ‘The Wolfman,” starring Lon Chaney Jr., Claude Rains, Bela Lugosi, Evelyn Ankers, Maria Ouspenskaya, Ralph Bellamy and Patric Knowles. For more than seven decades this film has been

War of the Worlds (1953) Revisited

Jim revisits one of the most iconic Sci-Fi movies from 1953, George Pal’s “War of the Worlds,” starring Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Robert Cornwaite, Lewis Martin, Sandro Giglio, Bill Phipps and Paul Frees. This take on the H.G. Wells classic has been a favorite of Monster Kids for

Frankenstein Created Woman| Episode 350

Jim reflects on a 1967 classic from Hammer Films and the fourth in its Frankenstein Franchise – “Frankenstein Created Woman,” starring Peter Cushing, Susan Denberg, Thorley Walters, Robert Morris, Barry Warren, Duncan Lamont, Alan MacNaughtan, Peter Blythe and Derek Fowlds.  The Baron is back with a new experiment involving capturing

Destroy All Monsters| Episode 349

MONSTER ATTACK! returns following a lengthy break with a look at the 1968 Kaiju Classic “Destroy All Monsters,” Starring Akira Kubo, Yukko Kobayashi, Kyoko Ai, Jun Tazaki, Yoshio Tsuchiya and directed by Ishiro Honda. ark Maddox joins Jim for a rousing discussion on this monster fest as well as a

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