This week we’re looking at the kids of famous filmmakers. First up is the Brandon Cronenberg film about people’s obsessions with celebrity in ANTIVIRAL. Then Jennifer Lynch takes us in the home of a twisted serial killer that is unsurprisingly played by Vincent D’ Onofrio in CHAINED.
To celebrate Jamie Lee Curtis winning an Oscar, we’re reviewing two of her earlier films. It’s time for the big night as we get dressed up for PROM NIGHT. Then it’s our first day on the job when we face off against a robber in BLUE STEEL. Congrats Jamie Lee!
It’s FINALLY the end of Fanuary. Noah decided we should do a couple of found-footage movies. First up is a mysterious mass killing in SAVAGELAND. Then people keep disappearing and reappearing in HOWARD’S MILL.
It’s week 2 of Fanuary! This time we’re looking at two high-octane action films. Things go all Point-Of-View with HARDCORE HENRY. Then we marvel at the transformation of Bob Odenkirk and get excited by Christopher Lloyd in NOBODY.
It’s Fanuary on the podcast as we take some listener suggestions. First up is the Netflix Spanish film THE PLATFORM. Get locked in prison? Try eating a limited amount of food and see what happens. Then instead of prison, we go to an experimental island where they try out different drugs to varying results. Some of them are sinister.
Gary Busey sweeps in this week to help save us. First up he plays a Vietnam Vet who returns home to find his town overrun with criminals. The only man he can trust is his best friend Yaphet Kotto in EYE OF THE TIGER. Then he plays a Vietnam Vet who returns home to find his town overrun with criminals. The only man he can trust is his best friend Yaphet Kotto and a biker gang in CHROME SOLDIERS.
Noah shows up late so Doug and Bryan discuss the recent issues with WWE. We finally do get around to chatting about the movies. First, we enter a mental hospital with minimal security in ALONE IN THE DARK. Then we face off against fascists while hunkering down in an apartment building in SIEGE.
We’re looking at two films about phone lines. First up, someone is killing phone sex operators in OUT OF THE DARK. Then Freddy directs a movie about a kid calling a hotline to learn his horoscope, for evil, in 976 EVIL.
It’s time to ring in the new year with two themed horror films. First up we visit an abandoned resort and teleport back to the 50s in BLOODY NEW YEAR. Then we stumble upon a random building and . . . well . . . we don’t know what happens really in GHOSTKEEPER. Happy New Year to everyone!
It’s our Christmas Episode! We’re joined by Scott and later Bryan from the Fresh Brains Podcast. First up we review the theatrical Santa movie VIOLENT NIGHT. Then we get our drinking on with a robotic Santa in CHRISTMAS BLOODY CHRISTMAS. After that Bryan joins us for a fun segment where we all pitch our own insane Christmas movie. You’ll get five unique tales to celebrate your holidays with.
Time to head to Japan as we tackle two films dealing with outsiders trying to deal justice in an unfamiliar land. First up Michael Douglas tries to be a badass in BLACK RAIN. Then Christopher Lambert picks the wrong woman to pick up at a bar in THE HUNTED.
It’s bigfoot week on the show. We look at the John Lithgow classic HARRY AND THE HENDERSON. Then we talk about the Canadian sex comedy FROSTBITE. After that, we talk about the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY HOLIDAY SPECIAL, GODZILLA vs. KONG, and TERRIFIER 2.
We’re taking a look at some vampire films this week that takes a twist on old vampire lore. First up, we look at old artifacts that can make you want blood in CRONOS. Then a strange girl moves in next door and convinces a young boy to stand up for himself in LET THE RIGHT ONE IN.
We’re going back to high school with kids that have crazy powers. First up, things get inappropriate when Scott Baio develops telekinesis in ZAPPED. Then we rocket off to a superhero high school in the sky with Kurt Russell in SKY HIGH.
Our path on the Dracula and Frankenstein road continues as we look at the Andy Warhol sponsored films BLOOD FOR DRACULA and FLESH FOR FRANKENSTEIN. Then we talk about SHE-HULK, Bryan’s trip to the drive-in, and end on a spoilery review of WEREWOLF BY NIGHT.
We’re back looking at some Dracula and Frankenstein films. This time we’re stopping by Hammer Studios. First up, we take a look at Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing in HORROR OF DRACULA. Then, we check out Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing in CURSE OF FRANKENSTEIN. After that, we talk about THE MUNSTERS, DON’T WORRY DARLING, and at the end of the show have a spoilery discussion about BARBARIAN.