Celebrate the most anticipated night of a ScreamQueen's year with one of my all time favorite Halloween-based movies: a tale of mystery and suspense balanced perfectly with nostalgia and warmth. Oh, and brutal murder and scary, scary ghosts! Joining me on the final leg of this long, spooky journey are the infinitely irresistible hosts of the infinitely entertaining BLOODY DATE NIGHT podcast, LIZ RICHARDS and JOSH KREBS.
For this COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON installment, we're taking a look at a rare print of THE LEGEND OF GRISLY GERTIE, a shocking look at cannibalism and murder in a tiny town in Upstate New York that puts the trick in Trick R' Treat! To help with wade through the vast pools of blood that Gertie leaves in her wake are two of my dearest friends from college, WENDY VOELKER and MARTIN MCKEON.
For this COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON installment, I'm joined by NICOLE CALANDE and SHRIYA VENKATESH, the creators of MONSTERS OUT OF THE CLOSET, a new LGBT podcast debuting this Halloween. They'll be letting us take an exclusive sneak peak at CLICK, an original story by LUCIAN CLARK and read by TAARA RANGAN.
The COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON continues its unstoppable crusade to that horror lover's Night of Nights, but we need to make a quick pitstop to pick up a few things at the CHOPPING MALL. Helping me face against Killbots, gratuitous boobs and unintentional cameltoe are game designer BRYAN WILSON and director CHRIS DIANI!
The COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON continues with a mini-episode on MARIO BAVA's super-stylish space epic, PLANET OF THE VAMPIRES! Hypersaturated color! Giant hair! Impractical but fashionable uniforms! SPACE ZOMBIES!!
This installment of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON brings you a perfectly eerie fable for All Hallow's Eve, BOYS IN THE TREES. When the barriers are down between reality and fantasy, a walk home with an old friend on Halloween Night can take you to some strange and wonderful places.
With voice talent like GILDA RADNER and CATHERINE O'HARA, I'm already sold. But when the lonely, aging witch is totally channeling NORMA DESMOND from SUNSET BOULEVARD, you're entering GAY CAMP HEAVEN territory. And speaking of Gay Camp Heaven, I'm joined by everyone's favorite 'fraidy cat, DOUG SHAPIRO.
TEN MORE DAYS TO HALLOWEEN…. Day Five of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON, and I’m covering a movie so unbelievable in its sheer ineptitude, it almost brought me to tears…of laughter! The movie in question in PLAY DEAD in which an aging which inflicts vengeance on her stunningly bland …
For Day Three of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON, I've chosen a heartwarming tale of sisterhood, girl power, outrageous Canadian accents, and werewolves. Joining me to talk about this beloved melding of mythos, monsters and menses are the hosts of the KILLING YOUR DARLINGS podcast CHRYSTEN PEDDIE and DAN COHEN.
Day Two and the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON rages on my take on McG's new movie THE BABYSITTER. Man, I'd feel bad if I add all the Popsicles when I babysat. At least I wasn't performing human sacrifices to the Dark Lord in the living room...
The COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON begins...with a trip to the beach for Spring Break? Insanely hot party-goers at an all night blowout by the sea fine themselves fighting for survival against a monster whose very touch brings excruciating and inescapable death. But even worse, they find themselves being mercilessly judged by THE CRAPSHOOT!
It's time for another FRIDAY THE 13TH SPECTACULARRRRR! Since I've already covered all the movies in the series, I'm talking about one that's from the makers of FRIDAY THE 13th, SLAUGHTER HIGH. there's middle aged British actors pretending to be American teenagers...badly, atrocious accents, voluminous 80's jumpsuits, deep taint, indestructible boobs, and death by poop! Oh, and BRYAN POLK and ALLISON NOWACKI too...
Take another peek inside the exclusive PATREON subscriber feed with my shredding of ALIEN COVENANT. Plus I recommend a surprisingly twisty Finnish slasher based on a notorious real life unsolved murder case, LAKE BODOM.
A strangler is loose on campus at an exclusive girls' school in TV's attempt to cash in on the slasher movie boon, and the cast is full of familiar horror movie faces including DIANE FRANKLIN (Amityville 2), RENEE JONES (Friday the 13th Part 6), BILL PAXTON (Aliens), and ALLY SHEEDY (Man's Best Friend).