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Welcome to Hypnogoria, Britian's longest running horror podcast! Coming to you from the Great Library of Dreams, Mr Jim Moon invites you to take a comfy armchair by the fireside to talk of all things weird and wonderful. Here we discuss strange cinema and spooky television, explore weird fiction and delve into the mysteries of folklore. Plus we also regularly gather by the fireside to hear readings of some classic tales of the strange and the macabre.

Welcome to Hypnogoria, Britian's longest running horror podcast! Coming to you from the Great Library of Dreams, Mr Jim Moon invites you to take a comfy armchair by the fireside to talk of all things weird and wonderful. Here we discuss strange cinema and spooky television, explore weird fiction and delve into the mysteries of folklore. Plus we also regularly gather by the fireside to hear readings of some classic tales of the strange and the macabre.

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United Kingdom

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Welcome to Hypnogoria, Britian's longest running horror podcast! Coming to you from the Great Library of Dreams, Mr Jim Moon invites you to take a comfy armchair by the fireside to talk of all things weird and wonderful. Here we discuss strange cinema and spooky television, explore weird fiction and delve into the mysteries of folklore. Plus we also regularly gather by the fireside to hear readings of some classic tales of the strange and the macabre.

Twitter:

@Hypnogoria

Language:

English

Contact:

#441324240130


Episodes

HYPNOGORIA 167 - The Saga of Jack the Giant Killer Part II

1/24/2021
In the second episode of our series on Jack the Giant Killer we discover the various legends and old stories than underpin the saga, a journey in which we will encounter the likes of King Arthur, Bluebeard, and Perseus.

Duration:00:41:05

HYPNOGORIA 166 - The Saga of Jack the Giant Killer Part I

1/18/2021
In the first episode of a new podcast series, we look at the old tale of Jack the Giant Killer and trace its origins through history and folklore.

Duration:00:39:01

MICROGORIA 89 - New Year Chit Chat

1/10/2021
A little fireside chat from Mr Jim to wish you a happy New Year and to tell you all about what's coming out from the Great Library of Dreams this year...

Duration:00:24:48

MICROGORIA 88 - Rain on New Years Eve

12/31/2020
For a surprise final show for the year, Mr Jim unearths a rare beast - a tale of terror set on New Years Eve. Hailing from the golden age of radio, we hear the story of Mr. Ramsey, a film writer and is working all the hour’s gods send on a film that has a producer that couldn’t make up his mind and a Director who makes the picture up as he goes along...

Duration:00:29:33

HYPNOGORIA 165 - The 13 Santas of Iceland

12/19/2020
This Christmas we are proud to present a new chapter to our classic In Search of Santa Claus podcast series - an in-depth look at the Jólasveinarnir AKA the Yule Lads - uncovering the origins, family history and development of the 13 Santas of Iceland

Duration:00:56:16

HYPNOGORIA 164 - Lost Hearts

12/12/2020
As is now traditional, in this festive podcast we have our annual revisit of an episode of the classic BBC series - A Ghost Story For Christmas. This year we have reached 1973 and Lawrence Gordon Clark's adaptation of Lost Hearts by MR James. Join Mr Jim by the fireside for a full commentary on this classic television ghost story.

Duration:00:41:09

HYPNOGORIA 163 - The Children of Green Knowe

12/5/2020
In the first of our festive episodes, we take a look at a Christmas classic - The Children of Green Knowe. In this podcast, we look at the original book by Lucy M Boston, the sequels it spawned, and its screen incarnations, in particular the BBC four part adaptation from the 1980s.

Duration:00:43:17

HYPNOGORIA 162 - Early Haunts

11/29/2020
An interview with the Man o'Ghosts himself, Mr Thom Burgess! We talk about his new book Early Haunts, his previous comics such as Malevolents Click Click, Ghoster, and The Eyrie, his new retrogame Pylons, folk horror, hauntology, and all things ghostly!

Duration:01:07:58

MICROGORIA 86 - Rituals Unlimited Part V

11/15/2020
We return the worlds of Adam Nevill with a review of his latest book, a collection of short fiction entitled Wyrd & Other Derelictions - an anthology of terror tales with an intriguing difference.

Duration:00:23:52

MICROGORIA 87 - His House

11/15/2020
In this episode we take a look at a new movie that being hailed as the best new horror film on Netflix, a modern day ghost story called His House!

Duration:00:30:55

HYPNOGORIA 161 - Opening the Box of Delights

11/7/2020
In this podcast, Mr Jim Moon takes a look at Opening the Box of Delights - a lavish new tome all about that classic Yuletide favourite, and interviews the author, Dr Philip Errington! We talk about the book, The Box of Delights in all its incarnations and its creator John Masefield.

Duration:00:59:13

HYPNOGORIA 160 - The Origins of Halloween Part 8

10/30/2020
In this chapter of Halloween history, we look at how the spookiest night of the year was portrayed on TV and at the movies in the 1970s.

Duration:01:10:45

HYPNOGORIA 159 - The Origins of Halloween Part 7

10/25/2020
Our history of the spookiest night of the year continues, and we discover how Hallowe'en was celebrated in the 1970s, and looking at how it appeared in assorted books and stories in that decade.

Duration:00:50:44

MICROGORIA 85 - Radio Halloween

10/18/2020
As a prelude to our next helping of Hallowe'en history, Mr Jim Moon delves in the revivals of radio horror from the 1960s and the 1970s, to sample Hallowe'en specials from the likes of The Black Mass and the CBS Radio Mystery Theatre!

Duration:01:26:40

HYPNOGORIA 158 - A Tour of The Hammer House of Horror

10/11/2020
Forty years ago, in autumn 1980, a series aired that terrified a generation - the Hammer House of Horror, which saw the legendary British studio bring a new brand of Hammer horror to the small screen with thirteen scarifying tales of terror!

Duration:01:04:36

HYPNOGORIA 157 - A Night at the Theatre of Blood

10/4/2020
In this special episode we pay tribute to the late great Dame Diana Rigg with a commentary on her favourite movie - classic horror Theatre of Blood (1973) in which she co-starred with Vincent Price, proving that Shakespeare can indeed be bloody good fun!

Duration:01:51:55

HYPNOGORIA 156 - The Mysteries of the Mummy Part XIV - The Queen of Terror

9/26/2020
In this episode we round up the last mummies lurking in the 1960s, including the Paul Naschy monster rally Assignment Terror, before beginning the 1970s with the last of the Hammer mummy movies - Blood From the Mummy's Tomb!

Duration:00:59:16

MICROGORIA 84 - The Debt

9/20/2020
In something of a stop-gap episode as Mr Jim struggles with a mummy's curse, we have delve into the vaults of the Great Library... And so, as colleges and universities open their doors once more, we hear a cautionary tale for new students everywhere...

Duration:00:32:14

HYPNOGORIA 155 - The Mysteries of the Mummy Part XIII - Shroudbusting

9/12/2020
In this chapter of Mysteries of the Mummy we continue our shamble through the 1960s, looking at several highly dubious movies featuring low rent mummies before examining our main feature The Mummy's Shroud from Hammer!

Duration:00:44:55

HYPNOGORIA 154 - The Mysteries of the Mummy Part XII - The Cursed Tomb

9/6/2020
In this chapter of our history of bandaged ghouls, we begin to unwrap the 1960s and look in-depth at the second movie in Hammer's Mummy cycle - Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1964)! All previous chapters of this podcast series can be found here -

Duration:00:48:22