Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Monty Python and the Holy Grail Monster Draw

Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Monster Draw


 The Pythonites savage the legend of King Arthur, juxtaposing some excellently selected exterior locations with an unending stream of anachronistic one-liners, non sequiturs, and slapstick set pieces. The Knights of the Round Table set off in search of the Holy Grail on foot, as their lackeys make clippety-clop sounds with coconut shells. A plague-ridden community, ringing with the cry of "bring out your dead," offers its hale and hearty citizens to the body piles. A wedding of convenience is attacked by Arthur's minions while the pasty-faced groom continually attempts to burst into song. The good guys are nearly thwarted by the dreaded, tree-shaped "Knights Who Say Ni!" A feisty enemy warrior, bloodily shorn of his arms and legs in the thick of battle, threatens to bite off his opponent's kneecap. A French military officer shouts such taunts as "I fart in your general direction" and "I wave my private parts at your aunties." Rabbits are a particular obsession of the writers this time around, ranging from the huge Trojan Rabbit to the "killer bunny" that decapitates one of the knights. Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin collaborated on the script and assumed most of the onscreen roles, while Gilliam and Jones served as co-directors. 
~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Monster Squad Monster Draw



A group of adolescent monster movie enthusiasts form a club that meets in a treehouse in this pre-teen horror feature. When Dracula, The Mummy, Frankenstein, and The Wolfman are joined by Gill-Man in the search for a magic amulet, the boys form the Monster Squad to battle the forces of evil. The boys get unexpected help from Frankenstein when the monster grows tired of being continually bossed around by Dracula.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Trailer Madness Monster Draw


Trailer Madness
This time around we will be working from the 
world of trailers and serials. Bite size morsels of crunchy monster madness. The titles listed below are just a sample of the incredibly strange and bizarre things you will see and draw.












Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Monster Draw Time


King Kong
Carl Denham needs to finish his movie and has the perfect location; Skull Island. But he still needs to find a leading lady. This 'soon-to-be-unfortunate' soul is Ann Darrow. No one knows what they will encounter on this island and why it is so mysterious, but once they reach it, they will soon find out. Living on this hidden island is a giant gorilla and this beast now has Ann in it's grasps. Carl and Ann's new love, Jack Driscoll must travel through the jungle looking for Kong and Ann, whilst avoiding all sorts of creatures and beasts.



Friday, March 11, 2016

Monster Draw Time


Whats it all about?

A scientific expedition searching for fossils along the

 Amazon River discovers a prehistoric Gill-Man in the

 legendary Black Lagoon. The explorers capture the

 mysterious creature, but it breaks free. The Gill-Man

 returns to kidnap the lovely Kay, fiancĂ©e of one in

 the expedition, with whom it has fallen in love.