Classic Monsters, Horror Quarterly Magazine from Los Angeles ,United States
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- First and last issue: 1990-2005
- Dedicated to forgotten films
- From Lugosi to Godzilla.
- Editor: Michael Copner
- Sceduled as a quarterly publication. 92 black and white A4 pages.
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There are 41 issues listed in the database

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Covers found: 41
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CONTENTS: 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 All GALLERIES: 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 All

Issue 24
Chaney as the Son of Dracula by John Soister.
Svengali: The Forgotten Monster by Frank Dello Stritto.
My Grandfather, Ming the Merciless Interview by Coco Kiyonaga. Ed Wood on CD by Garydon Rhodes.
The Boogie Days and Nights of Bob Chinn by Michael Copner and Coco Kiyonaga.
More Monster Stamps by Frank Dello Stritto.
You Too Can Commit Murder!: A Look Inside the Inner Sanctum Movies by Brad Linaweaver.
Film, Video and DVD Reviews: The Curse of Frankenstein, The Crawlers, Wax Mask, Mutant Man, Ratman, Dinosaur Valley Girls, Project Moon Base, Frankenstein 1970, Beyond the Time Barrier, Deranged, The Woman Eater, Frogs, Barn of the Naked Dead, The Earth Dies Screaming.

Issue 23
Liz Renay Speaks! Interviewed by Titus Moody.
The Last Bride of Dracula by Gregory William Mank.
Curly: The Royalty of Stoogedom by Lee Harris. Poe Relations by Brad Linaweaver.
William Castle Tribute by Buddy Barnett.
Spanky! by Stephen Cox.
Personal Recollections of Lugosi by Hope Lugosi.
Paul Blaisdell, Monster Maker.
Ghidrah, The 3-Headed Monster by Stewart Galbraith IV. Headlines from Whollyweird by Forrest J Ackerman.
Kay Parker Interview by Ted Okuda.
Film, Video and DVD Reviews: Jumping Jacks, Please Don't Eat My Mother, Vampire Journals, The Big Noise, Batman Serials, Tower of the Screaming Virgins, The Werewolf of Washington.

Issue 22
Phantom of the Opera by Frank Dello Stritto.
Herschell Gordon Lewis by Jay Schwartz.
Fred vs. the Flies: Fred Olen Ray's Inferno by Brad Linaweaver.
Harry Langdon Remembered: An Interview with Mabel Langdon by Michael Copner.
Robert C. Chinn: Up Close! by Michael Copner.
Donna Martell Interview by Tom Weaver.
Japanese Film Mavericks Part 1 by Chris D.
Headlines from Whollyweird by Forrest J Ackerman.
Film, Video and DVD Reviews: Plan 9 from Outer Space, Tower of London, White Commanche, Voodoo Dolls, McLintock!, Horrors of the Black Museum, On the Trail of Ed Wood, Planet of the Vampires, Mr. Ice Cream Man, 5 Dead on the Crimson Canvas, Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D.

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Issue 21
Summer 1997
Backcover (see left) appears like a continuation of the original Spacemen magazine.

Movie and Video reviews: Fireball Jungle, The Phynx, The Demolitionist, The Addiction, Evil Ambitions, Vamps: Deadly Dreamgirls, Voodoo Dawn, Girl in Trouble, The Doll Squad, Sex-O-Phrenia, Saddle Tramp Women, The Last Step Down, Ladies Crave Excitement, Flower and Snake, Star of Dave: Beauty Hunting, Tokyo Emanuelle, Wife to Be Sacrificed, Vengeance of Ursus, Raising Heroes, The Slave, The Perfume of the Lady in Black, Captive Women, The Curse of the Doll People, The Children, Ice Cream Man, The Man Who Lived again, Alien Terminator.
CM People: Katherine Orrison
Lois Laurel Hawes remembers her father Stan Laurel.
The People vs Larry Flynt: Interview with Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski.
The Universal Frankenstein series: Frankenstein (1931), Bride of Frankensyein (1935), Son of Frankenstein (1939), Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman (1943), House of Frankenstein (1944), House of Dracula (1945), Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948).
Arch Hall Jr.: Dennis Steckler writes about the star of Eegah!.
Yoshio Irie and Kempachiro Satsuma talk about Godzilla.

Forrest J. Ackerman's SPACEMEN
Reviews:Panic in Year Zero, Colossus The Forbin Project, Battle Beyond the Stars, The Quatermass Experiment, This Island Earth, Star Trek: Generations, Aelita/The Decline of Mars, Star Trek Voyager: Invasion! The Final Fury, Mars Attacks.
George Lucas recaptures the force.
Aelita, Queen of Mars: The Russian classic.
Space(Acker)Man Interview: The greatest Inner View of FJA in 80 years!.
Decoupage! 2000: Retro-Future Sci-Fi Talk Show.
Harry Thomas: Makeup man remembered.
Toho Studios: 20 years of Outer-Space Menaces (1957-1977).

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