MINDCANDY

A weekly rummage in the attic of sci-fi

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Set the Mindcandy dial to utterly random! This none-more-obscure entry is the poster for Moonwolf, the 1966 American release of the 1959 Finnish-German movie Zuruck Aus Dem Weltall. Clearly influenced by the topical plight of such starfaring canine pioneers as Laika, we like it because it contains the words 'Heroic Astro-Dog In Outer Space!'. Them words are mighty .

Nick Setchfield
Editor-at-Large, SFX Magazine

Nick Setchfield is the Editor-at-Large for SFX Magazine, writing features, reviews, interviews, and more for the monthly issues. However, he is also a freelance journalist and author with Titan Books. His original novels are called The War in the Dark, and The Spider Dance. He's also written a book on James Bond called Mission Statements.