I had the pleasure to attend Gil Gerard’s panel at 2018 Comic Con in Stuttgart (July 1st, 2018). The Buck Rogers actor gave quite interesting insights in the world of movie politics. Also, it was great to hear how TV series were made back in the 70s.
I’ve been collecting vintage MotU figures since roundabout 1984. Well, I stopped for some 24 years in between (that must have been between ’89 an 2013). Well, you could say that collecting has played an essential part in my 42-year-long life.
How did Hordak came into his position as evil leader of the Horde? It’s all revealed in a 1982 job interview with him that has just resurfaced. So Mr. Hordak, we have a position to fill which is quite challenging: on the one hand, you have to cope with the most powerful man in the […]
I’m almost 42 now. Starting to be a fan in 1983 when I was 7, I re-discovered Masters of the Universe when I was 35 and my first child was born. You then think about how great your own childhood was. And indeed it was. It was Matchbox cars, TV Saturday mornings and a lot […]
Let’s see what I like about MotU the most!
So Wordpress shows me: this is my 100th post. An anniversary! Time to celebrate and look back…
Blair Witch reminded me so much of the times when I was 13 or 15 years old and my friends and I went to the nearest wood with Dad’s video camera to shoot a little horror flick.
The purpose of this movie cannot be seen very well. But for the audience it was produced in the 1920s, it must have been a very scary movie. The awakening of a dead matter is a theme that must have thrilled them a lot.
The way in which Hellraiser (1987) deals with the themes of belief, morality, greed and the self-destructive longing in man to explore everything, no matter what risk is to be taken, is very convincing and gives a whole new fascinating insight.
To me, Frankenstein is about mankind´s striving for superiority and its fatal outcomes. Dr. Frankenstein wants to surpass the laws of nature by bringing a dead body to life again.