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Invasion of the Remake Podcast

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They are in your theaters, they are in your neighbors homes, and even your own. They have come to destroy your childhood and ruin your future. Only one podcast can protect you from the Invasion of the Remake! Invasion of the Remake is a weekly podcast with hosts Jason, Trish and Sam exploring the cinematic remake. We discuss films that have been remade for better or worse. We will also find those films with a nugget of a good idea that may be worthy of an updating for a new audience with our own unique ideas and cast to throw into the mix.

They are in your theaters, they are in your neighbors homes, and even your own. They have come to destroy your childhood and ruin your future. Only one podcast can protect you from the Invasion of the Remake! Invasion of the Remake is a weekly podcast with hosts Jason, Trish and Sam exploring the cinematic remake. We discuss films that have been remade for better or worse. We will also find those films with a nugget of a good idea that may be worthy of an updating for a new audience with our own unique ideas and cast to throw into the mix.

Location:

Calgary, AB

Description:

They are in your theaters, they are in your neighbors homes, and even your own. They have come to destroy your childhood and ruin your future. Only one podcast can protect you from the Invasion of the Remake! Invasion of the Remake is a weekly podcast with hosts Jason, Trish and Sam exploring the cinematic remake. We discuss films that have been remade for better or worse. We will also find those films with a nugget of a good idea that may be worthy of an updating for a new audience with our own unique ideas and cast to throw into the mix.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep.272 Cannonball (1976) Vs. The Cannonball Run (1981)

1/19/2021
It's a race across America with big money on the line. Cannonball (1976) starring David Carradine shows how dangerous the race can be while The Cannonball Run (1981) with Burt Reynolds and an all-star cast portrays the lighter side in a more camp version. Join Invasion of the Remake as we hit the road to set the record for The Cannonball Run! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play...

Duration:01:34:32

Ep.271 Remaking Zardoz (1974)

1/12/2021
This week Sir Sean Connery puts on his best slingshot mankini for Zardoz (1974) as a savage killer questioning his place in a world ruled by immortals that have become bored with eternal life. Join Invasion of the Remake as we begin season 7 by remaking Zardoz! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Stitcher, PlayerFM, Tune In Radio, RadioPublic, BluBrry, Libsyn, YouTube,...

Duration:01:44:21

Cult Movie Trailer A-Go-Go 3-D in 1 Dimension!!!

1/5/2021
Cult Movie Trailer A-Go-Go returns and like all good third installments it's entirely in 3-D! You will have to imagine the other 2 dimensions. All the film trailers presented here are of films that were originally presented in the theater in 3-D. Plus classic drive-in intermissions. If it looks like it is right in front of you then it must be Cult Movie Trailer A-Go-Go 3-D in 1 Dimension!!! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places...

Duration:00:59:47

What the F@!& is This?! Holiday Special

12/29/2020
The Invaders are taking the week off but we still like leaving a little something fun under your podcast tree. This week we debut a brand new idea of trying to figure out what a movie is about based on the title alone with hilarious results. We've never seen or heard of these movies and maybe you haven't either. On the very first (and possibly last) WTFIT we completely make-up plots for The Hebrew Hammer and UFO Blue Christmas, two very real movies we know nothing about. Support independent...

Duration:00:17:43

Ep.270 Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) Vs. Silent Night (2012)

12/22/2020
"Christmas Eve is the scariest damn night of the year!" If you've been good all year then you have nothing to worry about but if you have been naughty...Santa Claus will "punish"! Join Invasion of the Remake as we compare two killer Santa's in Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) versus the 2012 remake Silent Night in our final full episode of 2020. More to come in 2021 with season 7! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple...

Duration:01:16:15

Ep.269 Remaking Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972)

12/15/2020
Santa's sleigh is stuck in the sand on a beach in Florida. What will Santa do? Dig himself out or tell stories? It's the second one. Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972) is an odd movie with little to no story. But it does have a cool title and for the first time ever Invasion of the Remake goes back to the drawing board for a page one rewrite on one of the worst Christmas films ever made. Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places...

Duration:01:15:50

Ep.268 The Jungle Book (1967 Vs. 2016)

12/8/2020
Invasion of the Remake gets back to the bear necessities this week by comparing the Walt Disney classic animated film The Jungle Book (1967) to its 2016 counterpart. Was Shere Khan right? Find out in this week's episode as we open up The Jungle Book. Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Stitcher, PlayerFM, Tune In Radio, RadioPublic, BluBrry, Libsyn, YouTube, iHeartRadio...

Duration:01:32:07

Ep.267 The 31 Days of Horror Challenge 2020 Part 4

12/1/2020
31 Days of Horror concludes with week 4 of the Invaders journey in which they watched 31 horror movies that they have never seen before, one for each day of the month of October. The finish line is in site. Can they cross the finish line before bleeding out? Trish's Picks: 25. The Haunted Casino (2007), 26. High Moon (2019), 27. Strange Events (2014), 28. Weird Fiction (2018), 29. Bad Hair (2020), 30. Crawl (2019), 31. Dead (2020) Sam's Picks: 25. Hotel de Sade (2013), 26. She's Allergic...

Duration:02:06:51

Ep.266 The 31 Days of Horror Challenge 2020 Part 3

11/24/2020
31 Days of Horror continues this week featuring week 3 of the Invaders journey in which they watched 31 horror movies that they have never seen before, one for each day of the month of October. The psychosis is starting to set in, and out of the wreckage come the good and bad of 31 Days of Horror. Jeff Omega's Picks: 17. The Mortuary Collection (2019) 18. Torture Garden (1967) 19. Eight Legged Freaks (2002) 20. The Wizard of Gore (1970) 21. House of the Damned (1963) 22. Ghosts on the Loose...

Duration:01:42:18

Ep.265 The 31 Days of Horror Challenge 2020 Part 2

11/17/2020
31 Days of Horror returns in this bonus episode featuring week 2 of the Invaders journey in which they watched 31 horror movies that they have never seen before, one for each day of the month of October. How will they fair? Tune in to find out. Jason's Picks: 9. The Last Horror Movie (2003), 10. Tremors: A Cold Day in Hell (2018), 11. The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020), 12. Berberian Sound Studio (2012), 13. Monstrum (2018), 14. Mayhem (2017), 15. Underwater (2020), 16. Horror Island...

Duration:01:22:12

Ep.264 The 31 Days of Horror Challenge 2020 Part 1

11/10/2020
It's back! Invasion of the Remake brings back the 31 Days of Horror Challenge in which our hosts watch a horror movie each day for the month of October that they have never seen before. In part 1 we tackle the first week of eight films for each host with their summary and ratings for each film. Hidden inside are some hidden gems and a few lumps of coal. Sam's Picks: 1. Bit (2020), 2. Blue My Mind (2017), 3. High Moon (2019), 4. Prodigy (2017), 5. Walk Away (2020), 6. Let’s Not Meet (2018),...

Duration:01:32:51

Ep.263 Remaking My Boyfriend's Back (1993)

11/3/2020
This week Invasion of the Remake resurrects the romantic horror comedy My Boyfriend's Back (1993). All this zombie wants to do is go to the prom with his dream girl. But he needs to feed or risk his body decomposing before the big event. Join us as we remake this forgotten RomZom for a new generation. Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple Podcasts, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Stitcher, PlayerFM, Tune In Radio,...

Duration:01:20:56

Ep.262 Remaking Scanners (1981)

10/27/2020
It may start with a headache, or a nosebleed, but the pressure increases, the pain instensifies, and then pop! The Scanners (1981) are among us and there is nothing you can do to stop them. Join Invasion of the Remake and special guests Drinking & Screaming, The Horror Academic, and Film Rage in an All The Horror Podcast event as we remake the David Cronenberg sci-fi, horror classic Scanners! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places...

Duration:01:39:21

Ep.261 Night of the Demons (1988 vs 2009)

10/20/2020
Angela is having a party, Jason and Freddy are to scared to come, but you will have one hell of a time. You are invited to wildest Halloween party ever. There will be music, booze, girls, and the only cover charge is your eternal soul. Welcome to Night of the Demons (1988 vs 2009). Invasion of the Remake continues to bring you all the horror this October as this week we compare these demonic infestations known as the Night of the Demons. Do you have what it takes to party with...

Duration:01:16:23

Ep.260 Remaking Neon Maniacs (1986)

10/13/2020
This week we are joined by some very special guests I Love This You Should Too, Drinking & Screaming and Gargantucast to help us remake Neon Maniacs (1986) as part of the annual podcast event All The Horror! We threw them in the deep end of the pool (which may keep them safe) with this one as strange mutants are attacking San Francisco in this bizarre 80s horror flick. Will they survive the attack of the Neon Maniacs and will they forgive us for making them watch this weird creature...

Duration:01:39:40

Ep.259 The Fog (1980 Vs. 2005)

10/6/2020
Bolt your doors. Lock your windows. There is something in The Fog! IOTR brings all the horror this October beginning with John Carpenter's classic The Fog (1980) starring Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, and Tom Atkins. We will also be comparing and contrasting it to the 2005 remake starring Tom Welling, Maggie Grace, and Selma Blair. Listen to Invasion of the Remake to find out what lays inside The Fog. Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and...

Duration:01:27:26

Ep.258 Remaking Tanya's Island (1980)

9/29/2020
Tanya and her artist boyfriend live an idyllic life on a tropical fantasy island but tensions begin to build as a large ape takes an interest in Tanya. It's a jealous boyfriend versus a jealous ape on Tanya's Island (1980). Can the Invaders remake this erotic Canuksploitation movie starring Vanity? Grab a towel and head down the beach with us for this fan challenge as we attempt to remake Tanya's Island. Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find...

Duration:01:15:11

Ep.257 Fright Night Part 2 (1988) Vs. Fright Night 2: New Blood (2013)

9/22/2020
Invasion of the Remake gets a rare opportunity to talk about a sequel to a previous episode (Ep.45) as well as a remake in it's own right with Fright Night Part 2 (1988) and Fright Night 2: New Blood (2013). Charley Brewster & Peter Vincent must once again deal with the legacy of the vampires Dandrige and only IOTR can help you survive another Fright Night! Support independent podcasts like ours by telling your friends and family how to find us at places like Apple Podcasts, iTunes,...

Duration:01:26:45

Ep.256 Remaking O.K. Connery aka Operation Kid Brother (1967)

9/15/2020
The secret organization, Thanatos, plans to hold the world hostage with a powerful secret weapon and only Britain's top spy can stop them. Except he isn't available. It's time to call his near identical brother (if you squint real hard) Dr. Neal Connery to help save the world. Join IOTR as we open the secret file labelled Operation Kid Brother (1967) and attempt to remake this EuroSpy comedy for a new generation. Plus the secret origins of Angry Fish! Support independent podcasts like ours...

Duration:01:25:42

Ep.255 The Incredible Journey (1963) vs. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)

9/8/2020
When two dogs and a cat mistakenly think they have been abandoned they make an incredible journey, traveling over 200 miles to get home to their family. The Incredible Journey (1963) is a Walt Disney family classic. It's a heartwarming tale of adventure that Disney would revisit 30 years later giving the heroic animals a voice for the first time in Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993) starring the voices of Michael J. Fox, Sally Field, and Don Ameche. Join Invasion of the Remake as...

Duration:01:24:54