Fred Dekker
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Season 01 | Episode 11

Fred Dekker

Writer / Director

Live from Son of Monsterpalooza! Writer/Director Fred Dekker (The Predator, Night of the CreepsThe Monster Squad) discusses his favorite man in a rubber suit monsters with Josh and Joe.

Show Notes:

Movies Referenced In This Episode

Night of the Creeps (1986)
The Monster Squad (1987)
The Predator (2018)
Predator (1987)
Predators (2010)
Alien vs. Predator 2: Requiem (2007)
Terror From The Year 5000 (1958)
Night of the Demon (1957)
The She-Creature (1956)
Monster of Piedras Blancas (1959)
It Conquered The World (1956)
Frankenstein Conquers The World (1965)
Schlock! (1973)
Planet of the Apes (1968)
Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971)
Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972)
Alien (1979)
This Island Earth (1955)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
Star Wars (1977)
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Robocop (1987)
Starship Troopers (1997)
On The Border (1998)
Return of the Jedi (1983)
An American Werewolf In London (1981)
The Howling (1981)
Xtro (1982)
Explorers (1985)
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
The Thing (1982)
The Thing From Another World (1951)
Dr. Strangelove (1964)
The Shining (1980)
Miller’s Crossing (1990)
The Big Lebowski (1998)
Red Sun (1971)
Hell In The Pacific (1961)
The Creature From The Black Lagoon (1954)
The Wolfman (2010)
Jurassic Park (1993)
Frankenhooker (1990)

Other Notable Items

Miguel Arteta’s podcast episode
Russ Meyer
Brian A. Prince
Forrest J. Ackerman
Beverly Garland
Basil Gogos
Ray Harryhausen
TFH Guru John Landis
TFH Guru Rick Baker
Kaiju movies
John Chambers
Roddy McDowall
Kim Hunter
Sal Mineo
Steve Calvert
Emil Van Horn
Stan Winston
Milicent Patrick
Universal Pictures
The Lord of the Rings trilogy
Weta Digital
Mars Attacks! Topps trading cards
Paul Verhoeven
Paul McCrane
Casper Van Dien
John Woo
Jabba the Hutt
Phil Tippett
Stuart Freeborn
Mike Edmonds
David Barclay
Toby Philpott
Salacious Crumb
David Naughton
Robert Picardo
Steve Wang
Tom Woodruff Jr.
Matt Rose
The Metaluna Mutant
Warner Brothers backlot
Charles Hallahan
Richard Dysart
Bill Lancaster
Burt Lancaster
The Coen Brothers
Charles Bronson
Toshiro Mifune
Lee Marvin
Jack Kevan
Ben Chapman
Ricou Browning 
H.R. Giger
Carlo Rambaldi
Ridley Scott
Yaphet Kotto
Veronica Cartwright 
Bolaji Badejo 
Val Lewton
Walter Hill’s rewrite of Alien
The first Illeana Douglas Movies That Made Me podcast episode
The Film Scene with Illeana Douglas podcast
The cinematic atrocity that was the Star Wars: Special Edition trilogy

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