Jan 19, 2018
Television in the 1950's created a unique cultural phenomenon: a late-night show that played horror movies...aimed at kids!
The Creature Feature show and the Horror Host tradition are kept alive by a new wave of horror hosts. They do their shows by any means necessary, even without any corporate backing.
In this episode, I talk to Horror Host Mister Lobo, whose nationally syndicated show, "Cinema Insomnia" is entering its 16th season.
Join us as we talk about how B-movies "aren't bad movies...they're just misunderstood," and the DIY spirit needed to keep the show going!
OSI 74 - Mr. Lobo's Official Channel for ROKU and VIMEO
CINEMA INSOMNIA with MR. LOBO - Official Website
Mr. Lobo on Facebook
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OSI 74 on FB
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Movies and shows discussed:
Creature Features with Bob Wilkins (TV/1971-1984)
Cinema Insomnia (TV/streaming/(2001-present)
Bigfoot: The Mysterious Monster (1975)
The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Superargo and the Faceless Giants (1968)
The Undertaker and His Pals (1966)
Return of the Living Dead (1985)