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Stephanie is frightened by scary movies, and Jack thinks that's hilarious (he’s maybe a little scared too). But as dedicated film lovers, they’re setting out to fill in this blank spot in their viewographies. Together they will dive deep into the genre of horror and find some laughs in-between the screams.

Stephanie is frightened by scary movies, and Jack thinks that's hilarious (he’s maybe a little scared too). But as dedicated film lovers, they’re setting out to fill in this blank spot in their viewographies. Together they will dive deep into the genre of horror and find some laughs in-between the screams.

Location:

United States

Description:

Stephanie is frightened by scary movies, and Jack thinks that's hilarious (he’s maybe a little scared too). But as dedicated film lovers, they’re setting out to fill in this blank spot in their viewographies. Together they will dive deep into the genre of horror and find some laughs in-between the screams.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 23 - Train to Busan

4/4/2021
Stephanie and Jack get a first class ticket to fun with 2016’s action packed zombie flick, Train to Busan. They debate fast zombies vs slow zombies and give much respect to the thicc king Ma Dong-seok.

Duration:00:41:53

Episode 22 - A Quiet Place

3/22/2021
Jack is very loud about his dislike for A Quiet Place, though Stephanie enjoyed the film and its monsters. Will either be swayed by the other’s argument?

Duration:00:47:10

Episode 21 - Candyman

3/1/2021
Stephanie and Jack say Candyman five times in the mirror and learn all about the 1992 movie that bears his name. They look forward to the Nia DaCosta/Jordan Peel sequel and wonder if a movie written by a white British man based on a white British man’s short story can say anything about the Black experience in America.

Duration:00:52:03

Episode 20 - The Silence of the Lambs

2/15/2021
Quid pro quo, did you really think we would let the 30th anniversary of The Silence of the Lambs go by without talking about it? Let us enthrall you with our acumen and dig into one of our favorite films like it's a census taker and we just opened a nice bottle of Chianti.

Duration:01:10:23

Episode 19 - M

2/8/2021
Jack and Stephanie get in the wayback machine and visit 1930’s Berlin for Fritz Lang’s M. They talk about Peter Lorre’s creepy eyes and wonder why the Germans have so many different contraptions for smoking tobacco.

Duration:00:49:40

Episode 18 - Hellraiser

2/1/2021
Stephanie and Jack open the Lament Configuration and are transported into a hellworld where there is no line between pain and pleasure. By that, I mean they talk about Clive Barker’s 1987 disasterpiece Hellraiser. Spoilers: Stephanie didn’t like it.

Duration:00:54:09

Episode 17 - Insidious

1/18/2021
Jack and Stephanie go back into the Wan-iverse as they are haunted by 2010’s Insidious. Stephanie talks about her love for the red-faced demon’s “chaotic energy” and Jack tries to figure out what James Wan’s deal is.

Duration:00:46:28

Episode 16 - The Cabin in the Woods

1/11/2021
A horror podcast about a horror movie about other horror movies? Stephanie and Jack sacrifice 35 minutes to talk about 2012’s meta horror Mutant Enemy joint, The Cabin in the Woods. We focus on Thor’s pecs, giant snakes, and Fornicus, Lord of Bondage and Pain.

Duration:00:38:48

Episode 15 - A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

1/4/2021
We’re starting the new year off with an artsy noir Persian Horror Western Vampire flick, Ana Lily Amirpour’s 2014 A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. We focus on amazing cat acting and one character’s sweet sweet ride. Plus, Stephanie explains her desire to become a vampire.

Duration:00:36:55

Episode 14 - Black Christmas

12/29/2020
Stephanie and Jack find out the call is coming from inside the house! A holiday special with 1974’s Black Christmas. Plus a little extra stocking stuffer with end of the year picks for best killer, kill, setting, and final girl.

Duration:00:42:21

Episode 13 - Last House on the Left

12/21/2020
Jack and Stephanie take a look at Wes Craven's first and most edgelord film, 1972’s Last House on the Left. We contemplate the raw animal power of Krug Stillo and wonder why two groovy chicks in the Lower East Side had no idea how to score weed.

Duration:00:49:09

Episode 12 - An American Werewolf in London

12/14/2020
Stephanie and Jack howl about a horror-comedy classic, An American Werewolf in London. Should you date your nurse? What do you do when your best friend is a meatloaf?

Duration:00:31:23

Episode 11 - Ghostbusters (Jack Solo Special)

11/30/2020
On a special solo episode, Jack talks about his favorite horror adjacent movie: Ghostbusters! Featuring weird facts about the movie and about Jack, the story of Ghostbusters' origins, and all sorts of spectral fun.

Duration:00:16:11

Episode 10 - The Wicker Man (73 & 06)

11/16/2020
Stephanie and Jack go for a double feature, talking about the 1973 and 2006 versions of The Wicker Man. Come listen to the Salmon of Knowledge tell you everything you ever wanted to know about bees, phallic symbols, and Nic Cage on a bike.

Duration:00:40:45

Episode 9 - A Nightmare on Elm Street

11/2/2020
1, 2, Freddy’s coming for you! Jack and Stephanie have A Nightmare on Elm Street and find out they really dig Freddy Kruger. Plus F, Marry, Kill with Freddy, Jason, and Michael Meyers.

Duration:00:38:29

Episode 8 - Halloween

10/26/2020
Just in time for Hallows’ Eve, Jack and Stephanie carve into Halloween! They discuss the strangeness of the suburbs, Michael’s motivations, along with a campy Stephanie’s Six Degrees of Cinema and an avant garde pitch of the week from Jack.

Duration:00:38:17

Episode 7 - Vampires vs the Bronx

10/19/2020
Stephanie and Jack head uptown to talk about Vampires vs the Bronx! Chopped cheese, gentrification, blood sucking, and method acting with Method Man. Plus Stephanie’s Six Degrees of cinema, Jack’s Pitch of the Week, and a roundup of a few favorite Vampire flicks!

Duration:00:37:42

Episode 6 - The Babadook

10/12/2020
Stephanie and Jack take a Baba-look at 2014’s meme-tastic The Babadook. Featuring Stephanie’s Six Degrees of Cinema segment and Jack’s elevator pitch for a Babadook sitcom.

Duration:00:41:25

Episode 5 - The Conjuring

10/5/2020
James Wan conjures up some strong mixed reactions as Stephanie and Jack talk about 2013’s The Conjuring.

Duration:00:54:40

Episode 4 - The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

9/28/2020
Jack and Stephanie empathize with poor Leatherface. Family dinners can be traumatic. Especially when grandpa is the creepiest thing ever. You guessed it, they are watching 1974’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.

Duration:00:50:25