Monster of the Day #938 Updated on June 30, 2014 By Ken Begg 10 Comments Toonces, the Monster That Could Drive a Car. Oh, Friday’s MotD was from Ticks. I don’t think anyone got that one. Tweet Pin It Related PostsMonster of the Day #1610 (Aug 17, 2017) Monster of the Day #1609 (Aug 16, 2017) Monster of the Day #1608 (Aug 15, 2017) Monster of the Day #1607 (Aug 14, 2017) Monster of the Day #1606 (Jul 20, 2017) By Ken Begg http://jabootu.net Ericb I’d love to see Ticks but Neflix never had it Flangepart I hope that monster has AAA. Automotive Abomations Associates. The Rev. It’s pretty fun, although not for the squeamish as there’s a bit of general gore and a lot of icky squishing tick effects and air bladder work. All practical effects, too, and pretty good overall, with one really good one near the end (and to balance, a couple of real howlers, also towards the end). I haven’t seen it in years, hence my not remembering it from Friday’s MotD. I loved Ken’s caption for today’s. Neat-looking critter, although why it’s purple I have no clue. bgbear_rnh I think I can just make out Ted Kennedy running off it the background. sandra I wonder if that’s The Hitchiker … or Daddy’s Little Pet ? Rock Baker Other than the car, this echoes the poster for BLOOD WATERS OF DR. Z. Gamera977 These car insurance ads are just getting way out there! I hope after the Magenta Monster helps this poor guy with the insurance from his accident he then eats the Geico lizard and that annoying Regressive woman. Flangepart Then please…PLEASE devour the owners of Safe.Auto! They OWE me! Eric Hinkle The poor monster. And he only had three payments left, too! Luke Blanchard The setting reminds me of places I’ve been, so I particularly like the mix of reality and unreality in this one.