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I’ll Drink to Horror with Phoenix & Meli

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All things horror all the time! Meli and Phoenix will dive into specific movies, genres, directors, franchises, themes, and anything else you can imagine. Each episode will introduce a new cocktail that relates to the topic at the beginning to get the ball rolling. Follow us on Instagram: @illdrinktohorror @scream_princess @phoenix_11.09

All things horror all the time! Meli and Phoenix will dive into specific movies, genres, directors, franchises, themes, and anything else you can imagine. Each episode will introduce a new cocktail that relates to the topic at the beginning to get the ball rolling. Follow us on Instagram: @illdrinktohorror @scream_princess @phoenix_11.09

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United States

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All things horror all the time! Meli and Phoenix will dive into specific movies, genres, directors, franchises, themes, and anything else you can imagine. Each episode will introduce a new cocktail that relates to the topic at the beginning to get the ball rolling. Follow us on Instagram: @illdrinktohorror @scream_princess @phoenix_11.09

Language:

English


Episodes

Spotlight: Johnny Depp

5/2/2022
This one is our love letter to the talented Johnny Depp. From the subtle to the over-the-top, this man has what it takes to make any character come to life. He really is a master of his craft. Meli and Phoenix talk about some of their favorite roles he's played. They also dive deep into his most memorable movies within our horror genre. Let's raise a glass and toast to Mr. Depp! Drink: Shooter *Drink with caution*

Duration:00:56:21

A Dish Best Served Cold

4/25/2022
If the title didn't give it away, this episode is all about revenge. There's a saying that states, "He that would take revenge better dig two graves." -Socrates- Meli and Phoenix are going to talk about some of the best revenge specific horror movies...and some not so horror ones too. What do you think? Drink: Best Served Cold *add peach slices and serve over ice

Duration:01:07:28

Getting Creative

4/18/2022
Today is all about imagination. Everyone has a different idea of what counts as creative. In this episode you get to hear what Meli and Phoenix consider some of horror's most creative kills. Will it be the ones that were just a little outside the box to make them stand out? Maybe the kills which used ingenious instruments of destruction? Listen to find out. Maybe they'll get your creative juices flowing. Tonight's drink is The Final Countdown 1 part Tequila1 part Spiced Rum1 part sweet &...

Duration:00:53:27

Books Adapted into Movies

3/7/2022
What's the last book you read? Was there a movie version? Which was better? This week Meli and Phoenix are going to go through some of their favorite movies that began as books. Have you read any of them? Do you think the movie was better than the book? Let us know. Drink: The Ghost Writer

Duration:01:03:07

Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2022)

2/28/2022
**SPOILERS AHEAD** Join Meli and Phoenix on this very special and impromptu episode reviewing the new Texas Chainsaw Massacre on Netflix! Amber joins them as the original TCM is one of her favorites of all time. They will dive into their thoughts on this new installment in the franchise and will talk about where they missed the mark and where they pulled out all the stops. This one was recorded fresh after watching and uncut. If you haven't watched it yet and don't want it spoiled then...

Duration:00:47:44

Scream 2022 Review

1/28/2022
With a new Scream movie out, Meli and Phoenix are here to give you their take on it. Did it do director Wes Craven justice or will it be another one to ridicule along with so many other sequels in the horror world. Listen to find out and let them know if you agree. This episode's drinks are brought to you by "Horror Movie Night Cookbook" by Richard S. Sargent. Drinks: Bloody Knife Martini The Debbie Salted Apple Cider Martini

Duration:01:09:00

Scream 2022 Predictions

1/12/2022
Who's ready for the new Scream?! We sure are! Meli and Phoenix will discuss some predictions about the new Scream movie and also take us down memory lane through Woodsmoro, Windsor College, and L.A. Drink: Father Death Shot Add some edible sprinkles for a glistening effect

Duration:00:48:14

2021 in Review: Uncut

1/2/2022
Join us for an uncut episode of one of your favorite podcasts. With 2021 behind us, Meli and Phoenix are taking a look back to see what movies within our genre made a positive impact on them. Take a listen and note any you may have missed. Drink: The Perfect Stranger

Duration:00:55:26

Christmas 2021

12/25/2021
Tis the season of giving, and Meli & Phoenix are giving you some epic battles between some of our favorite holiday movie villains. Who do you think would win? Feel free to let us know! Drink: Candy Cane *Put red sugar crystals on inside brim before pouring and let it melt down the side

Duration:00:43:23

The Conjuring Universe: Fact vs Fiction

11/29/2021
James Wan has opened up our eyes to some of the greatest supernatural horror films in the past 10 or so years. Meli and Phoenix are going to dive into the Conjuring universe for this episode. Meli really did her research on this one as she explains to us what the truth is behind our favorite Conjuring films. Unfortunately The Nun and Anabelle Creation didn't make the list. Did you know how much the movies differed from the true events? Have you seen some of the real...

Duration:01:13:50

Our Halloween Favorites

10/29/2021
Meli and Phoenix are diving into their comfort movies during the Halloween season. They're also going to talk about the lack of new horror icons recently and what they would like to see. Drink: Candy Corn

Duration:00:40:36

Halloween Kills

10/25/2021
After 40 years Michael Myers came home to Haddonfield to terrorize its residents on Halloween night. Laurie Strode was ready for him and made sure there was no way for him to escape her trap. Unfortunately he did, and now we get to see why he returned in the first place. Meli and Phoenix are here to give you their thoughts on Halloween Kills and the two movies to precede it. Happy Halloween! Drink: Pure Evil

Duration:00:55:31

Bon Voyage

10/18/2021
We are back! After a brief hiatus Meli and Phoenix are back to take you on a trip across the globe. This week's episode is all about traveling. Weather it's a business trip in the skies above or a cross country road trip, there is something for everyone to enjoy. What's your favorite way to travel? Flying Safe

Duration:01:06:39

Back to School

9/7/2021
Class is now in session. This episode is exactly what you would expect. Meli and Phoenix are taking us all back to school with some of their favorites. Did they involve teachers? Students? Some sort of Faculty? A campus of sorts? If so, then the odds are they may have made the list. Of course, there are way too many to include in one episode, but I'm sure there could be another next year. Drink: Mr. Tate's Apple Cider

Duration:00:52:37

Friends Til the End

8/23/2021
This week Meli and Phoenix are going to dive into some of horror's most dynamic duos...sort of. We aren't talking about your traditional pairings, but rather the best friends who are brought to life on the screen. There is a formula to make their dynamic believable with the right chemistry or it just won't work...I'm talking to you, Lourie Strode in the original Halloween. Do you agree with their picks? Maybe you have some to add that they missed. Friend 'Till the End *White and dark...

Duration:00:56:21

Be Kind, Rewind

8/16/2021
Do you have a favorite movie that you revisit more times than the average person? In this week's episode Meli and Phoenix are going to talk about their comfort movies for every mood. What do you think? Be Kind, Rewind

Duration:00:45:54

Coming Attractions

7/26/2021
Coming soon to a theater or streaming service near you... Meli and Phoenix went through and found some movies that are coming our soon (or recently came out that they hadn't heard of). There are some which they are excited about and some which are just curiosities. They have come up with some far fetched theories about how the plots will unfold. What do you think? Are there any you're anticipating? Stay Tuned

Duration:00:54:38

It: Old vs. New

7/19/2021
When Stephen King's Novel It came out, I don't think he knew there would be multiple adaptations of it spanning almost 30 years. We know that the TV miniseries is iconic with Tim Curry's portrayal of Pennywise the Dancing Clown creating such a pandemic of coulrophobia (fear of clowns). 27 years later Bill Skarsgård brought us a very different version of the menacing clown. The debate will of course be which movie is better (if any). Drink: Beep Beep *Garnish with some cotton candy.

Duration:00:52:57

Shark Week

7/11/2021
Welcome to our first annual shark week episode! This is an episode that is all all about sharks. Meli is OBSESSED, so she's bringing you some cool shark facts and insights. She and Phoenix have a list of must-see shark movies for your Shark Week festivities, so be sure to take notes. Do you have any favorites that didn't make their list? Be sure to let them know. Drink: Shark Night

Duration:01:09:09

Sex In Horror

7/5/2021
Lets talk about sex! This week, Meli and Phoenix are discussing sex in horror. What makes for good sex in horror movies? What is unnecessary? They will tackle what they believe are some of the best, worst, and most shocking moments. Do you have any opinions on what should or shouldn't be added? Maybe there's a specific scene you want to mention? Let us know. The Regret Shot

Duration:00:54:47