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Will likes horror movies. Emma does not. So they watch them and then talk about what they thought.

Will likes horror movies. Emma does not. So they watch them and then talk about what they thought.
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United States

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Will likes horror movies. Emma does not. So they watch them and then talk about what they thought.

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English


Episodes

Episode 22: It (Chapter One and Chapter Two)

9/16/2019
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The It films have been the crown jewel in the horror renaissance of the past few years. Raking in critical acclaim as well as the big bucks usually reserved for superheroes, these movies have been huge. But we have been a little less enthused. Listen in to get the scoop on our feelings about Pennywise and the It series.

Duration:00:52:58

Bonus: Midsommar Director's Cut

9/6/2019
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We return for another visit (or two) with the Hårgas thanks to Ari Aster's new director's cut for his spectacular folk horror/black comedy/breakup extravaganza Midsommar! Listen to hear what's new and what version you should watch if you are a first time viewer.

Duration:00:23:04

Episode 21: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

9/5/2019
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Will and Emma get back into the saddle with the first episode of our second season, a look at an adaptation of Alvin Schwartz's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. How does this classic horror anthology translate to the big screen? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:38:12

Episode 20: Don't Look Now

7/29/2019
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Will and Emma explore the dreamlike world of Nicolas Roeg's 1973 cult classic Don't Look Now. By breaking down the visuals and symbolism key to the film's enduring appeal, the hosts explore what defines a horror movie and if Roeg's meditation on grief fits the bill.

Duration:00:40:41

Episode 19: The Blair Witch Project (feat. Sal Cimino)

7/22/2019
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Will and Emma are once again joined by Sal Cimino (this time with better audio equipment) to discuss The Blair Witch Project, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. The trio debates the film's ability to scare audiences and if the critique that "nothing happens" really holds up.

Duration:00:36:06

Episode 18: The Wailing

7/15/2019
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We take on our first foreign horror movie with the acclaimed 2016 South Korean film The Wailing! Have you seen it? Let us know what you think of it in the comments.

Duration:00:39:14

Episode 17: Midsommar

7/4/2019
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We have finally seen our most anticipated movie of 2019, Midsommar! Listen to us gush about this fantastic, sun-soaked nightmare from Ari Aster and then let us know what you thought about it!

Duration:01:01:52

Episode 16: Child's Play (2019) feat. Sal Cimino

6/24/2019
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Will and Emma check out the 2019 remake of "Child's Play," featuring Mark Hamill as the classic killer doll Chucky. This special occasion calls for the show's first guest, Sal Cimino. The trio discusses how this reboot manages to somehow top the original!

Duration:00:46:08

Episode 15: Child's Play (1988)

6/17/2019
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Before the new remake comes out in theaters next week, Emma and Will check out the 1988 classic "Child's Play," which unleashed the murderous Chucky doll onto the world. Does the original killer toy still inspire some scares after all these years? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:33:31

Episode 14: The Mist

6/10/2019
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Will and Emma watch the oppressively bleak film "The Mist." The movie is adapted (and slightly modified) from a Stephen King novella by Frank Darabont. Is this a solid adaptation or, like many other Stephen King horror movies, does "The Mist" fall apart? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:35:00

Episode 13: Ma

6/3/2019
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Will and Emma head to the movies to see Octavia Spencer in the new horror flick Ma. Does the film's mix of laughs and scares make for effective viewing? Or is it too scattershot? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:37:26

Episode 12: Re-Animator

5/27/2019
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Will and Emma dive into the schmaltzy, wild and dated world of Re-Animator, the 1985 body horror cult classic based off a story by HP Lovecraft. The film has some thrilling special effects, but do the movie's more unseemly moments ruin the enjoyment? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:23:07

Episode 11: The Strangers and The Strangers: Prey At Night

5/19/2019
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In a We Watch Dead People first, Will and Emma do a double-feature! The Strangers and The Strangers: Prey At Night are ostensibly two films in the same universe, but they really couldn't be more different. Will and Emma compare and contrast the films, and decide which they like more.

Duration:00:43:36

Episode 10: The Babadook

5/13/2019
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It's in a word and it's in a look, and now it is in this podcast. That's right, Will and Emma discuss The Babadook, the 2014 cult hit horror film that deals with a spooky monster, as well as depression and grief

Duration:00:27:53

Episode 9: Orphan

5/6/2019
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Will and Emma check out 2009's Orphan, well remembered for its bonkers twist and creepy-ass child antagonist. Give it a listen!

Duration:00:26:49

Episode 8: The Curse of La Llorona

4/29/2019
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Will and Emma return from the theater to discuss not Avengers: Endgame, but The Curse of La Llorona, the latest film in The Conjuring Extended Cinematic Multi-Verse.

Duration:00:27:48

Episode 7: The Descent

4/21/2019
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Emma and Will check out the beloved 2005 horror film, The Descent. Both come dangerously close to soiling themselves. Listen to find out why!

Duration:00:38:55

Episode 6: It Follows

4/14/2019
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By popular demand, Will and Emma check out David Robert Mitchell's breakout 2014 hit "It Follows." How did they feel about the film and its intriguing premise? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:35:57

Episode 5: Pet Sematary (2019)

4/8/2019
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Sometimes dead is better. Emma and Will discuss the new adaptation of Stephen King's "Pet Sematary." Spoiler alert: It ain't good.

Duration:00:31:19

Episode 4: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

4/1/2019
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The 1974 horror movie "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" is regarded as one of the scariest ever, and Will loves it. Emma watches it to see what all the fuss is about.

Duration:00:32:25