THE ULTIMATE BOOK OF MOVIE MONSTERS
By Christopher Carton.
Hardback Book, 216 pages, 150 Colour Illustrations.
Find information on over 100 movie monsters from nearly a century of cinema history. Explore the origins of the vampire, zombie and kaiju movie genres. Explore fact files on the most iconic monsters, including their strengths and weaknesses. Includes monsters from horror, science fiction, comedy, B-movies and children’s animation. Spanning nearly a century of cinematic terrors, The Ultimate Book of Movie Monsters showcases some of the most iconic and obscure monsters from the history of cinema, including: Count Dracula and his children of the night; Frankenstein’s monster; Godzilla; the Living Dead and even Monsters Inc. From the era of stop-motion beasties to the cinematic showdown of the century in Godzilla vs. Kong, film lovers and horror aficionados will find plenty to enthrall. Carton provides a potted history of movie monsters in general from horror classics to horror-inflected films and the greatest worst film of all time.
“If you’re looking for a beautiful horror coffee table book that will almost definitely include tidbits about your favourite movie monsters, then you need this book.”
The London Horror Society