Haunted Thrills Pre-code Horror Comics Doc Ending Its 16 Month Film Festival Run

Dateline: Florida Mike Lyddon’s documentary on pre-code horror and science fiction comic books of the 1950’s, HAUNTED THRILLS, has two more festivals to play before ending its extraordinary 16 month film fest run. An official entry in 22 of 26 … Continue reading

Megacon Orlando Comic Con Video Series

A three part series covering the sights and sounds of Megacon Orlando 2022 which took place in May at the Convention center in Orlando, Florida. Filmmaker Mike T. Lyddon was on hand for the screening of his pre-code horror comics … Continue reading

STAN LEE Wrote Many Horror Comics And JOE SINNOTT Drew Them

In our second video of the HAUNTED THRILLS Video Archive series on inking legend JOE SINNOTT, we discover that Stan Lee wrote the pre-code comics for Atlas while Joe Sinnott, Bob Powell, Syd Shores, Gene Colan, and others drew them. … Continue reading

ATLAS And MARVEL Comics Artist JOE SINNOTT Video Archive Part One

JOLTIN’ JOE SINNOTT! The legendary ATLAS and MARVEL Comics Artist talks about his many years drawing and inking comic books at Atlas and Marvel in New York City. HAUNTED THRILLS Video Archive Part One – The Early Days Working for … Continue reading

X-MEN ORIGINS: Before MARVEL COMICS MUTANTS there was Sturgeon’s MORE THAN HUMAN

ROOM 101 EPISODE 6 is LIVE X-MEN ORIGINS: Theodore Sturgeon’s 1953 Science Fiction Masterpiece MORE THAN HUMAN Did Marvel Comics STAN LEE Base His MUTANTS on Ted Sturgeon’s MORE THAN HUMAN? 10 years before the X-MEN there was Theodore Sturgeon’s … Continue reading

HAUNTED THRILLS Horror Comics Documentary Released on Major Platforms

A new documentary on pre-code horror, science fiction, and crime comic books of the 1950s, HAUNTED THRILLS explores the lesser known publishers and titles of the era and spotlights the writers and artists who made it happen. Haunted Thrills features … Continue reading

HAUNTED THRILLS Pre-Code HORROR COMICS Trailer 2021

With an expected world premiere in October/November 2021, Mike Lyddon’s new indie film HAUNTED THRILLS is a documentary featurette about pre-code era horror comic books and the artists who drew them. A companion featurette to Lyddon’s horror anthology movie WITCH … Continue reading

Tribute To Stan Lee on Ghost Clinic

We lost one of modern America’s great cultural icons on November 12.  Stan Lee was perhaps the most influential name in comic books but many do not realize he was editor-in-chief during Atlas / Marvel’s late 1940’s – early 1950’s … Continue reading

Adventures Into Terror 43 Pre-code Horror

Adventures Into Terror #43 from Atlas – Marvel is now available at ComicConnect!  Formerly titled “Joker Comics,” this great pre-code horror comic has superb cover art by Russ Heath with attributed colors by Stan Goldberg. It features horrifying stories written … Continue reading