BEASTS, BARBARIANS, B-MOVIES, BALLYHOO, BUDDIES AND THE BASH!

Tomorrow Mr. Lobo and Dixie head for THE DAYS INN in Butler, PA for the 2012 MONSTER BASH conference! We will be in the main hall near registration to greet fans and monsters along side Penny Dreadful and Company from Shilling Shockers. They will be running classic horror films all weekend and on Saturday Night at 12:30 for this historic PREHISTORIC themed edition of their MONSTER BASH (Techically JUNE 24!) Mr. Lobo  and hard working cave girl Miss Cretaceous will be giving prizes to volunteers who will help us with our DINO SIZED games in the name of science, leading the audience to perform the INSOMNIAC OATH, and presenting the MISUNDERSTOOD CLASSIC REPTILICUS! All this happens after the outdoor drive-in style films in the insect rich parking lot. After the preshow, REPTILICUS runs in it’s entirety without interuption other than the usual mild heckling and snores!

Mr. Lobo will have a vendor table with all NEW CINEMA INSOMNIA prints and merchandise, art, and goodies for the kids…LIKE DINO DNA SLIME! We will also have a relative of Reptilicus growing live in a glass container at our table!

We’ll aslo be hanging with our pals Our pals Count Gore, Ghoul A Go Go will also RONDO winning director Daniel Griffith, and Buddy “Cult Movies” Barnett. The ZOM-BEE channel will be recording parts of this show for upcoming new epiosdes of CINEMA INSOMNIA! And many more friends and fans that we love to see each year!

SEE YOU ALL AT THE BASH!

 

 

 

IT CAME FROM MR. LOBO – MR. LOBO talks about JACK ARNOLD

Later this month at MONSTER BASH in Butler PA, where Mr. Lobo will be presenting another low rent disaster called REPTILICUS, he will also be meeting again with filmmaker Daniel Griffith to shoot more interviews for upcoming documentaries for SHOUT FACTORY bonus features. One of the subjects we will be talking about is SCI-FI director Jack Arnold who gave us IT CAME FROM OUTER SPACE, CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON, TARANTULA, and THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING MAN. In preparation for his interview Mr. Lobo boned up on Arnold’s work and wrote an article for the online version of HORROR HOSTS AND CREATURE FEATURES magazine. Check it out, eartlings!

Introducing Mrs. Lobo! Cinema Insomnia’s New First Lady!

Cinema Insomnia’s worldwide search for the winner of the “Who Wants To Marry Mr. Lobo” contest is over! Dixie Dellamorto – Horror Fan, Artist, Taste-Maker, and editor of  Horror Hosts and Creature Features Magazine from Pennsylvania – is our official final finalist and THE NEW MRS. LOBO! Her duties on the show will occasionally include rotating the Hypno Spinner, delivering secret messages to Mr. Lobo, keeping Mr. Lobo’s table cloth straight at  genre conventions, watching very MISUNDERSTOOD MOVIES, adding a “womans touch” to Mr. Lobo’s projects, ironing neckties, and helping in the new Kitchen Set with Insomniac Snacks. She has already officially tied the knot with the famous Cinema Insomnia’s host in California earlier this year but a private East Coast party will be held for her friends and family in her home town on Friday July 13, 2012. Mr. Lobo has already  congratulated the new Mrs. Lobo with a hearty handshake and offers his sincerest condolences! Thanks to everyone who participated – but don’t be jealous – Dixie’s will most undoubtably need the moral support of all CInsomniacs! All hail the new First Lady of Kitsch! 

From the Lap of Mr. Lobo

A Personal Update for all you loyal Cinsomniacs!

Mr. Lobo's Insomniac Oath on Monster Madhouse, Fairfax VA!

Wherever you may dwell, know that the protective hypnotic eye is with you always! As you know, Mr. Lobo has traveled to the juicy hind portion of the country to collaborate with the Sci-Fi/Horror/Cult/Budget Movie elite. Our fecal-storm of bad-timing and worse luck has dissipated. So far we have the shot 2 and ½  more brand new Cinema Insomnia episodes with Virginia horror host legend Jerry Moore II as producer and Mr. Lobo has made an appearance on his program Monster Madhouse – a DC area staple!

Gravely Macabre of Midnight Monster Hop and Castle Blood, Pittsburg PAMr. Lobo was the main judge for a Horror Make-Up contest at THE NATIONAL HAUNTERS CONVENTION in Oaks, PA where Mr. Lobo made some great conacts and  also had a sit down interview with Pittsburgh host Gravely Macabre for Horror Hosts and Creature Features magazine. Richmond filmmaker Eric Miller and the folks at the ZOM-BEE horror channel in Northern VA are slated to co-produce more CI for you that will be available for viewing worldwide in the near future.

Buttons, Lobo approved Art, and new 8×10’s will be available at MONSTER BASH Conference in Butler, PA where Mr. Lobo is booked to host REPTILICUS live!  There we’ll meeting with fans and experts and gathering the info and strength needed for our next offensive.  We’ll also be collaborating again with the organizers at BLOBFEST in Pheonixville!

Joseph Proffitt's amazing portrait of Mr. Lobo, Chicago Il.

Mr. Lobo is proud to have such amazing support and plans on returning to the West Coast in July triumphant…ready to unleash new CI and our long promised rewards for our special supporters! It takes patience and dedication and superior genetic make-up to be a Cinema Insomnia fan. Thank You! Mr. Lobo does not take you for granted!


Your Cinema Insomnia host,
Mr. Lobo

MR. LOBO CRASHES MONSTER BASH – HOSTS MONSTER MOVIE LIVE IN PA!

In the begining, this small globe cooled in the vacuum of outer space and gave rise to cold blooded beasts of massive size called horror movie fans! Every year the old ones gather at a special 3-day ritual called MONSTER BASH at the DAYS INN in BUTLER, PENNSYLVANIA! A freaky family reuinon full of collectors, film and TV actors, spectres, robot erectors, movie projectors, genre inspectors, reality defectors, funeral directors, Dr. Lecters, and pocket protectors!

In the year of our lord 2012, one horror host was asked by CREEPY CLASSICS and SCARY MONSTERS MAGAZINE to present the film REPTILICUS on Saturday Night at 12:30 for this historic PREHISTORIC themed edition of their MONSTER BASH JUNE 22-24! Men call this host Mr. Lobo and if you are brave of spirit and have superior DNA – you will be there in the movie room, too – for prizes, suprizes, and the INSOMNIAC OATH! All this happens after the outdoor drive-in style films in the insect rich parking lot and before the REPTILICUS runs in it’s entirety without interuption other than the usual mild heckling and snores!

This event is only a cubic zirconia in the bling-speckled crown of another fun filled three-day weekend with celebs, filmmakers, horror hosts and fans! Movies of course will be runningf all weekend. Mr. Lobo will have a vendor table with all NEW CINEMA INSOMNIA prints and merchandise, art, and goodies for the kids!

This fest is a favorite of Mr. Lobo’s because of all our dearest friends and fans who attend! Our horror host pals Count Gore, Penny Dreadful, and Ghoul A Go Go will also be there with their ghoulish goods. Daniel Griffith, the director of CITIZEN WOOD, a documentary featuring Mr. Lobo, George “The Animal” Steele, and MST3K’s Joel Hodgson. The ZOM-BEE channel will be recording parts of this show for upcoming new epiosdes of CINEMA INSOMNIA as well as footage for an upcoming LOBOMENTARY spearheaded by Chris Lorusso.

So, in short – Fly, Drive, Walk, Quit your Job, or do whatever you need to and be at THE BASH! UNGAWA!