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How to Make a Monster

Released 1958
Distributor AIP

Remarkably self-reflexive drive-in monster rally set at American International Studios, whose execs are being murdered by actors in monster makeups. Unofficial sequel to both Teenage Werewolf and Teenage Frankenstein.

About Rick Baker

Rick Baker blames growing up in front of a television and Famous Monsters of Film Land for the turning him into the strange man that he is today. He turned his interest in monsters and the grotesque into a profession and became a special make-up effects artist.  His award-winning film work includes An American Werewolf in London, Ed Wood, The Wolfman Men in Black, How The Grinch Stole Christmas and The Nutty Professor, to name a few. He loves classic and not so classic horror movies.