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Video Eyeball Magazine – Vol. 2 No. 3 – Oct/Nov 1995 Issue


Video Eyeball Vol. 2 No. 3
October/November 1995
Monster Shock-A-Thon

This ultra-rare magazine about obscure and cult films on VHS tape you see before you is called Video Eyeball: the Video Suggestion Rag with the Optic Nerve. Originally published as a free newsprint paper bimonthly by Dave Yount in Boston, it eventually expanded into national distribution with a very slick and polished look. This publication is for the true cineaaste and movie nerd, reviewing the best overlooked movies, TV and more on VHS tape, related CDs, books and zines as well as cataloging video sources. Impossible to find back issues anywhere, these magazines are true time capsule treasures of the early VHS tape, Beta, and Laserdisc format rental and collecting era.

This issue of Video Eyeball comes with slightly revised masthead logo and covers reviews and great features. This is the Monster Shock-A-Thon issue and has articles on Grindhouse and Horror films including Reptilicus, The Giant Claw, The Brainiac, The Creeping Terror, Blood Freak, Eyeball Film Fax with Wes Craven, Spook Shows, Trailer Compilation Tapes, William Castle: King of Movie Gimmicks, The Witches, Terror at the Opera, Maniacs featuring reviews of Henry, Portrait of a Serial Killer, Rampage, The Secret Life of Jeffrey Dahmer, My Sweet Satan, Vincent Price video rereleases, Horror Comedy, You Can't Kill the Boogeyman with Friday the 13th, Nightmare on Elm Street, and Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2, The Old Dark House, Eyeball Drive In Pick with Deranged, Psychological Horror in the Films of Robert Wise, The Brain That Wouldn't Die, Daughters of Darkness, Hammer Horror by Paul Gaita, A Taste for Blood vampire film list with The Legendary Case of Lemora, Let's Scare Jessica to Death, Ganja & Hess, and Near Dark, Interview with Skimask of Towpath, Eyeball Focus on Donald Pleasence, CD Reviews, New Releases and Notes for Tapeheads and of course the Eyeball Film Picks. There are even vintage ads for Videosmith (The Movie Buff's Movie Store), Cinema Classics, Hen's Tooth Video, Science Fiction Continuum, Moore Video, Video Vault, Kino On Video, Luminous Film & Video Wurks, Estrus Records, VideoScope, Video Oyster, Facets Video, Blue Plate Special Comix, VideoHound MultiMedia, and Pipeline Records and Discs now carrying "Psychotronic Videos".

Magazine has only the slightest shelf wear and is in near mint condition. There are total of 48 pages including the cover. The interior pages are printed black and white on uncoated white paper stock. Some light browning of the interior pages.

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YEAR: 1995
SIZE: 8-1/4" x 10-1/2"

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