Showing posts with label haunted. Show all posts
Showing posts with label haunted. Show all posts

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Thanksgiving Feast 2013! Groovy Don Newton Charlton Covers!

Welcome back, Groove-ophiles! Ol' Groove hopes you've enjoyed your day of family, food, friends, and far-out comics! Let's wind things down with a pack of deliciously pulpy painted Charlton covers by Don Newton!












Thursday, October 17, 2013

The Boys from Derby: "A Handsome Devil" by Cuti and Staton

Greetings, Groove-ophiles! Here's another monstrous masterpiece from our fave Boys from Derby, Nick Cuti and Joe Staton! From Haunted #33 (September 1977; reprinted from Haunted #11, November 1973), prepare to meet..."A Handsome Devil"!









Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Boys from Derby: "See No Evil!" by Gill and Zeck

What it is, Groove-ophiles! What do you get when you mix a little of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde with a bit of The Picture of Dorian Gray? Perhaps something like Joe Gill and Mike Zeck's "See No Evil!" from Haunted #26 (December 1975)? Let's find out...








Monday, May 13, 2013

The Boys from Derby: "Out of the Deep" by Tom Sutton

Hey, hey, hey, Groove-ophiles! Let's kick this week off with a sensations shocker by one of our fave Boys from Derby Tom Sutton! Beware what comes..."Out of the Deep"!






From Haunted #21 (January 1975), natch!

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

The Boys from Derby: "Pool Shark" by Pellowski and Staton

Y'know, Groove-ophiles, when Charlton's Haunted #21 came out in January 1975, Jaws was "just" a best selling novel by Peter Benchley. The famous flick of the same name wasn't released until June 20 of that same year. Boys from Derby Mike Pellowski and Joe Staton must have smelled something in the sea-water, though, and produced this short sharker--er shocker. Be careful, baby! Ya don't wanna have to deal with a..."Pool Shark"!






Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Groove's Faves: "Film Freak" by Cuti and Staton

Ol' Groove has made no bones about the fact that he's a huge (I'm talkin' GI-NORMOUS) fan of the team of writer Nick Cuti and artist Joe Staton. If all they'd ever done was E-Man, that would have been enough to endear them to me as Charlton's answer to Lee/Kirby or O'Neil Adams. But no, they had to do those great horror and sci-fi stories for Charlton's mystery mags. And of all of 'em, "Film Freak" from Haunted #18 (July 1974) just might be my all-time fave...








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