Thursday, August 18, 2011

Robot Monster redesigned

This is the Robot Monster:




And this is Rustam Hasanov's redesign:




You can see his color version here, and buy Robot Monster movie posters at eBay.

4 comments:

  1. Neat! The Super7 toy Big Sal was also partially influenced by Robot Monster - http://www.flickr.com/photos/vintango/5571244741/

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  2. Stephen King credits Ro-Man with sparking his initial interest in Sci-Fi and Horror. From his book ON WRITING: A MEMOIR OF THE CRAFT, he said that "The first thing I remember watching on [TV] was Robot Monster, a film in which a guy dressed in an ape-suit with a goldfish bowl on his head -- Ro-Man, he was called -- ran around trying to kill the last survivors of a nuclear war. I felt this was art of quite a high nature."

    He makes me laugh, that Stephen King. That's a great book, highly recommended.

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  3. Fucking Great, love this!
    It goes to show how archaic the basic concept was, that it could still hold by little brushing up.

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  4. One of the most LOVING tributes to Robot Monster I have ever seen. Love it. And I think Dynamite Productions should do a Robot Monster comic book with Rustam Hasanov's modernized designs. Brilliant.

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