Celebrate this Halloween with a man who celebrated Halloween every day of the year! Available at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is Famous Monster. A documentary about the late American horror and science-fiction collector Forrest J. Ackerman.
Through clips and interviews with the likes of Roger Corman, Ray Harryhausen, John Landis and Ray Bradbury, this documentary traces Ackerman’s 90 year transformation from obsessed movie-going toddler to sci-fi literary agent to “deaditor” that inspired some of Hollywood’s most successful filmmakers.
Famous Monsters also tours the infamous Ackermansion, which housed a 300,000 piece collection of sci-fi, fantasy and horror memorabilia.
This documentary offers the sci-fi and fantasy fan a mind-boggling trip down monster memory lane from teh man who was there from the very beginning.
For those of you who are currently planning your Halloween Horror Movie Marathon, this movie would make a welcomed addition to your holiday viewing between classic and contemporary horror films and a must have to all fans and enthusiats out there.
They are on display right behind the register, so come on down to Annie’s during normal business hours and purchase your copy today!!