MOTION PICTURE SCRIPTS: Tales of Frankenstein (also director); Blood Scarab, The Mummy's Kiss™: 2nd Dynasty(also director); The Mummy's Kiss™(also director); Dinosaur Valley Girls™(also director); The Erotic Rites of Countess Dracula™(also director); Countess Dracula’s Orgy of Blood (also directed); Hell Squad (co-writer, no screen credit); Shapeshifter (co-writer, not filmed); Ultraman, Hero from the Stars (not filmed).
“UNDERGROUND” MOVIES (shown in theatres & on TV): Spy Smasher vs. the Purple Monster; Rocketman Flies Again; Batman and Robin; Captain America Battles the Red Skull.
TELEVISION (live action): Shazam!; Land of the Lost; Dinosaur Tracks® (also co-producer/host); Dinosaurs, More Dinosaurs, Paleo World (consultant), Reign of the Dinosaurs (CGI series; writer/consultant; DVD title, Dinotasia).
TELEVISION (animation): X-Men; Robocop; B.A.D.; Duck Tales; Jonny Quest; Spider-Man; Spider-Man & His Amazing Friends; Transformers; G.I.Joe; Dink the Little Dinosaur; Dino-Riders; Challenge of the Gobots; Battle of the Rocklords; Mighty Orbots; Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians; Centurians; Monchichis; The Young Sentinels; Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle; The New Shmoo; Space Stars; Astro & the Space Mutts; The Frankenstones; Heathcliff/Riff Raff; Foofur; Sky Commanders; Get Along Gang (also bible); Popeye; Godzilla; The Incredible Hulk; New Superfriends; Scooby Doo; Biskitts; Dynomutt, Dog Wonder; Wildfire; Majid
VIDEOS & DOCUMENTARIES: Before La Brea (also directed); Dinosaur Movies (also directed/hosted); Dinosaur Tracks® (also directed and performed music); The Making of “Dinosaur Valley Girls”™ (also directed); Hollywood Goes Ape! (also directed); Dinosaurs vs. Apes (includes Dinosaur Movies, Hollywood Goes Ape! and Fossil Hunter)
NOVELS: The Empire Strikes Back (#1 best-seller 2 months; winner of 1980 Galaxy Award); Dinosaur Valley Girls: The Novel; Bugged!; Spawn; Brother Blood; Frankenstein Lives Again; Terror of Frankenstein; Bones of Frankenstein; Frankenstein Meets Dracula; Frankenstein vs. the Werewolf; Frankenstein in the Lost World; Frankenstein in the Mummy’s Tomb; Tales of Frankenstein; Frankenstein and the Curse of Dr. Jekyll; Frankenstein and the Curse of Dr. Jekyll; Frankenstein and the Evil of Dracula; Frankenstein: The Final Horror;
NON-FICTION BOOKS: Dinosaurs: The Encyclopedia (American Library Association's Best Reference Books, 1997) (plus Supplement 1, Supplement 2, Supplement 3, and Supplement 4); Shock Theatre Chicago Style; The Big Book of Dinosaurs (with Gil Kline and artist Bob Walters); The Frankenstein Archive; The Dinosaur Dictionary (ALA's Best Reference Books, 1972); The New [Complete] Dinosaur Dictionary; The Dinosaur Scrapbook; Dinosaur Valley Girls™: The Book; Dinosaurs, Mammoths and Cavemen: The Art of Charles R. Knight (with Sylvia Massey Czerkas); Carbon Dates; The Dinosaur Society’s Dinosaur Encyclopedia (with Don Lessem); Jurassic Classics; The Frankenstein Catalog (Ann Radcliffe Award winner); The Frankenstein Legend: A Tribute to Mary Shelley and Boris Karloff; The Dracula Book (Ann Radcliffe Award winner); Classic Movie Monsters; True Vampires of History; True Werewolves of History; Freakout on Sunset Strip; The Great Movie Serials: Their Sound and Fury (with Jim Harmon); The Great Television Heroes (with Harmon); I Was a Teenage Movie Maker: The Book; chapters of The Comic Book Book, The Frankenscience Monster, The Frankenstein File, Forrest J Ackerman – Famous Monster of Filmland, Famous Monsters Chronicles, King Kong Commeth!, The Complete Dinosaur, Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs, Dinofest International – Proceedings of a Symposium held at Arizona State University, All-Star Companion; Charles R. Knight Sketchbook, Vol.2; Tyrannosaurus rex:The Tyrant King; forewords for Paleoimagery, The Occult Files of Dr. Spektor Archives, Dagar the Invincible Atchives, Eerie Archive, Star Wars Psychology and Roy Thomas Presents "Frankenstein."
CHILDREN’S BOOKS: Monsters; Discover Dinosaurs; Chomper(“Dinotopia”); Warrior Wheels (“The Adventures Begin, “The Stalkers Strike”, “Seeds of Battle”, “The Rescue Squad, “Roots of Fear”, “Destination Danger”); The Incredible Hulk Lost in Time, The Pink Panther at Castle Kreep, Clash of the Titans (Big Little Books; Clash not released); Amazing Dinosaurs; The Age of Dinosaurs; Dinosaur Stickers and Activity Book (not published); Masters of the Universe (story booklets: “He-Man and the Power Sword”, “King of Castle Grayskull”, “Battle in the Clouds”, “The Vengeance of Skeletor”
SHORT STORIES: "Who Really Was that Masked Man?"; "My Creation, My Beloved"; "Dr. Karnstein’s Creation"; "Ranger to Eternity"; "Origin of a Super-Hero"; "F.R.A.N.K.E.N.S.T.E.I.N."; "To be Frank”; "Vampire’s Gold"; "Valley of the Shadow"; "The Girl Who Taught David to Love"; Tales of Frankenstein (collection)
COMIC BOOKS, STRIPS & MAGAZINES: Captain America; Thor; TarzanWeekly; What If; The Invaders; Kull the Destroyer; 3-D Man; Dagar the Invincible (creator); The Occult Files of Dr. Spektor (creator); Tragg and the Sky Gods (creator); Conan Annual; Solomon Kane; Tales of the Hyborian Age; Ghost Rider; Classics Illustrated; Unknown Worlds of Science Fiction; Vampirella; Creepy; The Creeps; Eerie; Psycho; Arrgh!; Twilight Zone; Ripley’s Believe It or Not!; Boris Karloff’s Tales of Mystery; Grimm’s Ghost Stories; Walt Disney Digest; Golden Digest; House of Mystery; House of Secrets; Chilling Adventures in Sorcery; Madhouse; The Protector; Dr. Spektor Presents Spine-Tingling Tales; Bugs Bunny; Porky Pig; Tweety and Sylvester; The Little Monsters; Space Family Robinson; Ghost Manor; Ghostly Haunts; Ghostly Tales; Star Wars; Daddy Cool; Mystery Comics Digest; Eldorado Red (not published); Terra O’Hara (creator, with Alfredo P.Alcala); Fanta(creator); others
MAGAZINE ARTICLES (excluding “fanzines”): Modern Monsters (editor); Famous Monsters of Filmland; Castle of Frankenstein; Coffin Cuties; Dinosaur; Dinosaur Times; Dinosauria; King of the Monsters (associate editor); E-Go Collectors Series (associate editor); Monsters of the Movies (associate editor); Henry Winkler Magazine (associate editor); TV’s Dynamic Heroes (associate editor); Mediascene/Prevue (West Coast editor); Dinosaurs Invade Philadelphia; Pizzazz; Wizard of Oz; Monsters Unleashed!; Search Magazine; Vampire Tales; Science Fiction Illustrated; Natural History; Journal of Frankenstein; Scary Monsters; The American Way; Family Circle; Grit; Tiger Beat; Fave; Right On!; Incredible Science Fiction; Model Graphix; Dino-Frontline; Jack Kirby Collector; others
THEATRE: Creature from the Black Lagoon (1982 Bob Burns Halloween show, televised on CBS); Teenage Monster Rumble and The Prodigy Son (showcase scenes, also directed)
MISCELLANEOUS: You Bet Jurassic! (Islands of Adventure, Orlando, FL); Dinosaurs in the Movies (museum laserdisc exhibit); Record album, cassette & CD liner notes: Frankenstein and Dracula radio shows (liner notes); “Give Our Love (to All the People”) (song co-writer, Penny Arkade: Not the Freeze CD album; also performed, co-wrote liner notes); Dinosaur Tracks®, More Dinosaur Tracks® and Dinosaur Tracks Again® (music, lyrics, liner notes; also performed); Dinosaur Talks: Edwin H. Colbert & Elmer S. Riggs (liner notes; also edited); The Mummy’s Kiss™ (liners, also wrote & performed “The Mummy’s Wrap”); Universal Monsters Press Kit (not issued); various TV-show presentations for Marvel Productions and Dic Enterprises; copywriting for Milt Valera Public Relations, Van Nuys, CA
FANZINES: Don began writing in 1962 for "fanzines," contributing to many such publications (e.g., The Fantasy Journal, The Transylvanian Newsletter, Radio Hero, Review, Outre', Night, Amateur Producer's Magazine, Wonder Stories, Ready for Showing, Mammoth, Guts, Graphic Story World, Alter Ego, Journal of Vampirism, Prehistoric Times and Dinosaur World). In 1962, he published/edited (with Dick Andersen) the fanzine Shazam and in 1994 the one-shot Dinosaur Tracks® Newsletter
PSEUDONYMS: Don Grant, Rod Richmond, Bradley D. Thorne, Dale Steele, Victor Morrison, Mick Rogers, Johnny Jason & Adam Spektor. Don has also "ghost written" for various other authors and written without a byline.
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