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Dead Ringers is a twice monthly horror podcast covering double features with shared DNA (e.g. premise, structure, concept), but distinct personalities. Each episode, host and producer Nolan McBride is joined by a rotating panel of co-hosts to analyze each film individually before comparing and contrasting the differences in their approaches and highlighting what each movie brings to the horror genre.

Dead Ringers is a twice monthly horror podcast covering double features with shared DNA (e.g. premise, structure, concept), but distinct personalities. Each episode, host and producer Nolan McBride is joined by a rotating panel of co-hosts to analyze each film individually before comparing and contrasting the differences in their approaches and highlighting what each movie brings to the horror genre.

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United States

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Dead Ringers is a twice monthly horror podcast covering double features with shared DNA (e.g. premise, structure, concept), but distinct personalities. Each episode, host and producer Nolan McBride is joined by a rotating panel of co-hosts to analyze each film individually before comparing and contrasting the differences in their approaches and highlighting what each movie brings to the horror genre.

Language:

English


Episodes

Dead Ringers OT - Quarantine Catch-Up Round 2

9/18/2020
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Thomas Foster, and Philip Yount to discuss what they have been watching and doing to keep themselves sane during their year of quarantine life. Movies/games discussed on this episode: HANSEL & GRETEL (2020), COLOR OUT OF SPACE (2020), UNDERWATER (2020), LIFE (2016), SEA FEVER (2020), THE DEAD DON'T DIE (2019), SHIRLEY (2020), URBAN LEGEND (1998), URBAN LEGENDS: FINAL CUT (2000), BLOOD FEST (2018), THE ISLE (2019), THE RENTAL (2020),...

Duration:01:43:02

Dead Ringers OT - Quarantine Catch-Up Round 1

9/12/2020
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Ben McBride, Emily von Seele, and Paul Farrell to discuss what they have been watching and doing to keep themselves sane during their year of quarantine life. Movies discussed on this episode: CAT PEOPLE (1982), SLEEPWALKERS (1992), SPUTNIK (2020), BEAST (2018), CURSED FILMS (2020), HOST (2020), BRAHMS: THE BOY II (2020), THE RENTAL (2020), BILL & TED FACE THE MUSIC (2020), TED LASSO (2020), HOUSE OF WAX (1953), THE TINGLER (1959), UNDERWATER...

Duration:01:47:50

Dead Ringers OT - The Top 10 Horror Movies of 2019

9/4/2020
On this very special (and very delayed) Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by nearly the entire Dead Ringers crew — Emily von Seele, Ben McBride, Paul Farrell, Thomas Foster, and Philip Yount — to discuss their favorite horror movies of 2019. Editor's Note: As mentioned on the episode, this particular method of end of year discussion is 100% inspired by and attributed to the video game website, Giant Bomb.

Duration:03:59:44

Dead Ringers 36 - BLACK SWAN + BLISS

2/13/2020
Nolan is joined by Ben McBride, Thomas Foster, and Paul Farrell to discuss Darren Aronofsky's BLACK SWAN (2010) and Joe Begos' BLISS (2019). The crew share their thoughts on recent horror releases, new discoveries, and rewatches before pushing themselves to physical and mental extremes in order to achieve artistic perfection and falling apart along the way. Other movies/TV shows discussed on this episode: ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE (2018), SUSPIRIA (1977), THE CURED (2018), GOOSEBUMPS 2:...

Duration:02:36:51

Dead Ringers 35 - AS ABOVE, SO BELOW + BLAIR WITCH (2016)

1/18/2020
Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Emily von Seele, and Philip Yount to discuss John Erick Dowdle's AS ABOVE, SO BELOW (2014) and Adam Wingard's BLAIR WITCH (2016). The crew share their thoughts on new discoveries and rewatches, as well as recent horror releases — including a review of Mike Flanagan’s DOCTOR SLEEP (2019) (**Spoilers from 7:25 - 11:25**) — before the unresolved baggage from a lost family member spurs the group on a dangerous adventure into a forbidden zone (which is documented on...

Duration:02:40:12

Dead Ringers 34 - MAY + THE EYES OF MY MOTHER

11/1/2019
Nolan is joined by Emily von Seele, Paul Farrell, and Philip Yount to discuss Lucky McKee's MAY (2003) and Nicolas Pesce's THE EYES OF MY MOTHER (2016). The crew share their thoughts on spooky season discoveries, as well as recent releases and rewatches, before trauma and prolonged isolation force the group to take extreme measures in an attempt at making friends. Other movies/TV shows discussed on this episode: STARFISH (2019), TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID (2017), ONE CUT OF THE DEAD (2018), LAKE...

Duration:02:38:03

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Interview with THE DEEPER YOU DIG Co-Director/Co-Writer/Co-Star Toby Poser

10/10/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Emily von Seele is joined by THE DEEPER YOU DIG co-director/co-writer/co-star Toby Poser to talk about her new film making its way through the festival circuit and what it's like to make micro-budget films with your family. Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: [Fantasia 2019] THE DEEPER YOU DIG Review: A Lonely Journey into the Depths of Grief and Guilt by Emily von Seele (Dead Ringers) [Fantastic Fest] Review Round-Up: THE...

Duration:00:24:41

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 8 Recap

10/8/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Emily von Seele and Paul Farrell live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies they saw on the eighth and final day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: THE SHIP OF MONSTERS (1960), PARASITE (2019), KNIVES OUT (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: Episode 123: Live from Fantastic Fest! – COLOR OUT OF SPACE, VFW, THE LIGHTHOUSE (Corpse Club)...

Duration:00:25:46

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 7 Recap

10/7/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies they saw on the seventh day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: THE OTHER LAMB (2019), KEEP ME COMPANY (2019), THE LONG WALK (2019), THE TRUE ADVENTURES OF WOLF BOY (2019), TRAMPA INFERNAL (1989), SEA FEVER (2019), AFTER MIDNIGHT (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this...

Duration:00:45:33

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 6 Recap

10/4/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies they saw on the sixth day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: THE PEANUT BUTTER SOLUTION (1985), THE VAST OF NIGHT (2019), THE POOL (2018), FRACTURED (2019), THE DEEPER YOU DIG (2019), RANDOM ACTS OF VIOLENCE (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: Episode...

Duration:00:40:10

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 5 Recap

10/2/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies (and feud) they saw on the fifth day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: VIVARIUM (2019), PREY (1977), IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON (2019), THE LODGE (2020), VHYES (2019), WRINKLES THE CLOWN (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: Episode 123: Live from Fantastic...

Duration:00:37:57

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 4 Recap

9/30/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies (and live podcast) they saw on the fourth day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: SCREAM, QUEEN! MY NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (2019), SYNCHRONIC (2019), COME TO DADDY (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: Episode 123: Live from Fantastic Fest! - COLOR OUT OF...

Duration:00:22:17

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Day 3 Recap

9/30/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies they saw on the third day of the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: THE LONG WALK (2019), KNIVES AND SKIN (2019), SWALLOW (2019), VFW (2019), BLISS (2019), THE MORTUARY COLLECTION (2019). Links of interest and/or sources cited for research for this episode: Episode 123: Live from Fantastic Fest! - COLOR...

Duration:00:32:52

Dead Ringers OT - Fantastic Fest 2019: Days 1 & 2 Recap

9/24/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele live from this year's Fantastic Fest to discuss the movies they saw during their first two days at the country's largest genre movie festival. Movies discussed on this episode: FIRST LOVE (2019), JOJO RABBIT (2019), TAMMY AND THE T-REX (1994), THE CLEANSING HOUR (2020), SWEETHEART (2019), THE ANTENNA (2019), THE DEATH OF DICK LONG (2019), THE VAST OF NIGHT (2019), IN THE TALL GRASS (2019), COLOR OUT...

Duration:00:52:16

Dead Ringers 33 - MANHUNTER + SINISTER

9/17/2019
Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Ben McBride, Emily von Seele, and Paul Farrell to discuss Michael Mann's MANHUNTER (1986) and Scott Derrickson's SINISTER (2012). The crew catches up on recent horror releases, new discoveries, and rewatches before nearly losing themselves to the obsessive study of grisly serial murders and the dark minds that perpetrate them. Other movies/TV shows discussed on this episode: BLISS (2019), THE EL DUCE TAPES (2019), CLOWN (2016), GIRLS WITH BALLS (2019), VICE...

Duration:02:34:52

Dead Ringers OT - Video Game Horror

8/31/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Kat Adams, Philip Yount, and Thomas Foster — as well as special guest Jordan Byrd from Minority Threat — to discuss their experiences with horror in video games and highlight some of their favorites. Video games discussed on this episode: RESIDENT EVIL (series), DEAD SPACE (series), DEAD RISING (series), STATE OF DECAY (2013), LEFT 4 DEAD (series), THE LAST OF US (2013), THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON ONE (2012), PT (2014), ALAN WAKE (2010), DEADLY...

Duration:03:35:23

Dead Ringers OT - Vampires!

8/27/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Nolan is joined by Ben McBride, Paul Farrell, and Emily von Seele — as well as special guest Daniel Epler from the Cobwebs podcast — to discuss their favorite horror flicks featuring those undead, bloodthirsty creatures of the night. Movies discussed on this episode: HORROR OF DRACULA (1958), INTERVIEW WITH THE VAMPIRE (1994), MARTIN (1977), VAMPIRES (1998), 30 DAYS OF NIGHT (2007), TWINS OF EVIL (1971), SALEM'S LOT (1979), NEAR DARK (1987), BYZANTIUM (2013),...

Duration:02:49:39

Dead Ringers 32 - CURSE OF THE DEMON + DRAG ME TO HELL

8/2/2019
Nolan is joined by Paul Farrell and Philip Yount — as well as special guest Trace Thurman from the Horror Queers podcast — to discuss Jacques Tourneur's CURSE OF THE DEMON (1957) and Sam Raimi's DRAG ME TO HELL (2009). The crew share their thoughts on recent horror releases, new discoveries, and rewatches before a vindictive curse comes to pass and drags them all to hell, kicking and screaming. Other movies/TV shows discussed on this episode: THE CLOVEHITCH KILLER (2018), THREADS (1984),...

Duration:02:28:58

Dead Ringers 31 - THE WICKER MAN (1973) + KILL LIST

7/19/2019
Nolan is joined by Thomas Foster, Kat Adams, Emily von Seele, and Ben McBride to discuss Robin Hardy's THE WICKER MAN (1973) and Ben Wheatley's KILL LIST (2011). The crew catches up on new discoveries and rewatches, as well as recent horror releases — including reviews of CHILD'S PLAY (2019), ANNABELLE COMES HOME, and Ari Aster's MIDSOMMAR (**Spoilers from 58:40 – 1:21:40**) — before they are manipulated and controlled in a sinister game with a twisted cult. Other movies/TV shows discussed...

Duration:03:07:29

Dead Ringers OT - Summertime Horror

6/28/2019
On this Off-Topic episode, Emily takes the reins and is joined by Ben McBride, Paul Farrell, and Nolan McBride to discuss summertime horror movies. Whether set during the summer or just released then, these are the crew's favorite horror flicks that evoke the hottest season of the year. Movies discussed on this episode: THE BURNING (1981), JUST BEFORE DAWN (1981), THE BURBS (1989), HALLOWEEN H20 (1998), THE HILLS HAVE EYES (2006), LONG WEEKEND (1979), I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (1997),...

Duration:01:55:47