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Murmurs From the Morgue is a monthly podcast where two spooky gals from iHorror discuss their favorite horror movies in-depth and in lists. Get more horror movie news at https://www.iHorror.com

Murmurs From the Morgue is a monthly podcast where two spooky gals from iHorror discuss their favorite horror movies in-depth and in lists. Get more horror movie news at https://www.iHorror.com

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United States

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Murmurs From the Morgue is a monthly podcast where two spooky gals from iHorror discuss their favorite horror movies in-depth and in lists. Get more horror movie news at https://www.iHorror.com

Language:

English

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7273187353


Episodes

#15: a24's X, Sex, and Exploitation

5/6/2022
In this episode, we dive into the new feature from one of our faves, Ti West. We’re talkin’ X, sex, and exploitation in a discussion on the genre’s newest “elevated” slasher. Links: Companion Letterboxd List Unnamed Footage Festival Best of the Fest "The Outwaters" Review Unnamed Footage Festival Online 12 Hour Livestream 2022 On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook / Letterboxd Bri - Instagram / Twitter / Letterboxd Kelly - Instagram / Twitter /...

Duration:01:03:43

#14: Cults! The Invitation & The Sacrament

3/14/2022
In which we discuss Ti West’s The Sacrament and Karyn Kusama’s The Invitation. We’ll also dig a bit into some of the real-life cults that resemble the groups featured in each film, and how their ideologies relate. Join us! Relevant Links: Companion Letterboxd List CNN: Audiences Experience ‘Avatar’ Blues On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook / Letterboxd Bri - Instagram / Twitter / Letterboxd Kelly - Instagram / Twitter / Letterboxd

Duration:01:23:09

#13: Top 10 Horror Movies of 2021

1/27/2022
It’s our one year podiversary! We chose to celebrate by reviving the topic that brought us together in the first place, our top 10 favorite horror films of the past year. Click the links below to read our companion pieces! Relevant Links: Companion Letterboxd List Best Posters of the Year Top 10 Films of 2021: Kelly’s Picks Top 15 Films of 2021: Bri’s Picks Interview with Damian McCarthy (Caveat) Interview with Rob Jabbaz (The Sadness) Vicious Fun Set Visit On Social: Murmurs From...

Duration:01:23:58

#12: Not Only Silent, But Also Deadly Nights

1/3/2022
It’s Christmas time! This month we’re taking a festive wintery holiday with a return to the summer of the slasher series. We’ll be discussing the Silent Night, Deadly Night franchise and all its treasures. Topics include: acting with your eyebrows, historic massacres, and that absolute gem of a soundtrack. Relevant Links: Companion Letterboxd List Interview with Jim Cummings & PJ McCabe Best Posters of 2021 List Arrebato Restoration The Covina Massacre On Social: Murmurs From the...

Duration:01:36:32

#11: All Aboard the Train to Busan

12/7/2021
In this episode, we take a leisurely trip through South Korea to discuss one of the greatest modern zombie films, Train to Busan. Join us as we talk about American remakes, cultural context, DILFs, and more! Relevant links: Letterboxd Companion List The Odd Family: Zombie for Sale Review I Saw the Devil Review Horror Vanguard Episode on Train to Busan On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook / Letterboxd Bri - Instagram / Twitter / Letterboxd Kelly -...

Duration:01:02:54

#10: Our Bodies, Our Hells - Body Horror & Practical Effects with Void Video

10/30/2021
This month, we sat down with the fellas from Void Video to discuss some visceral violence and gooey goodness. We’re talking Rob Bottin, Rick Baker, Rob Kurtzman, Screaming Mad George, and more. It’s all about practical effects in horror films, and the brilliant minds that make them happen. Texts: Companion Letterboxd List Crimson Hands FX Shop Film Bodies: Gender, Genre, and Excess by Linda Williams FX Master Rob Bottin, Where in the World is He? Slumber Party Massacre Review Name...

Duration:01:22:40

#9: Candyman, Candyman, Candyman, Candyman…

10/1/2021
In this episode, we discuss Nia DaCosta’s Candyman, urban legends, and some rather charged topics. The first half stays relatively spoiler free and we leave spoiler talk near the end with a warning. Join us as we look into the mirror and say that one name you’ve been dying to hear… Candyman! Relevant Links: Richard Newby’s “Unpacking ‘Candyman’ and its Darkest Revelation” Kelly’s Interview with Tony Todd Minneapolis Institute of Art Philando Castile Exhibition On Social: Murmurs From...

Duration:00:54:18

#8: Summer of the Slasher - Off to Sleepaway Camp!

8/27/2021
In our last slash of the summer, we take a trip to Sleepaway Camp! With short shorts, crop tops, and one of the most iconic endings of horror history, we’ve got a lot to discuss. NOTE: Our discussion heavily features topics of transgender representation, and includes deadnaming and discussion of trans bodies and body dysmorphia, which may be triggering to some listeners. Links: The Sadness review Letterboxd List Sleepawaycampmovies.com Sleepaway Camp: The Elephant in the Room by Alice...

Duration:01:05:03

Summer of the Slasher - Best Summer Horror w/ the Spinsters of Horror

8/13/2021
A Cruel Summer with the Spinsters of Horror: In this super special bonus episode, we’re joined by the multi-talented multimedia mavens the Spinsters of Horror to discuss our favorite sweaty, bloody, summer horror films. Links: Letterboxd List For This Film Medusa’s Man Cultural Extremism: A New Subgenre 10 Hilarious Horror Parodies Made on a Microbudget Void Video episodes on Found Footage Horror: Ep 1 / Ep 2 The 1990s Teen Horror Cycle by Alexandra West On Social: Spinsters of...

Duration:01:37:55

#7: Summer of the Slasher - The Slumber Party Massacres

7/28/2021
We continue our Summer of the Slasher series with a visit from the Driller Killer. Grab your snacks and stay up late, because it’s time for a Slumber Party Massacre. Click here for event information on Visceral Pleasure and Extreme Cinema, streaming July 31 at 5pm ET. Didn't quite hear what movie we mentioned? Check out our Companion Letterboxd List for a directory of all the movies mentioned in this episode and where to find them. On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter...

Duration:01:02:34

#6: Summer of the Slasher - A Nightmare on Elm Street Franchise

6/30/2021
It’s the summer of the slasher, and we’re starting with a deep dive on everyone’s favorite mouthy murderer, Freddy Krueger. A look at all 9 films in the Nightmare of Elm Street franchise, plus some bonus questions about our own darkest dreams. Relevant articles: Companion Letterboxd List Stalker review Bonus episode: Steven Kostanski talks Horror Anime On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook / Letterboxd Bri - Instagram / Twitter Kelly - Instagram /...

Duration:01:40:23

Horror Anime with PSYCHO GOREMAN’S Steven Kostanski and Eye On Horror: Akira, Genocyber, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Ghost in the Shell

6/16/2021
Bri sits down with (very cool) PSYCHO GOREMAN director Steven Kostanski and Eye On Horror’s Jacob Davison to discuss our favorite horror anime. We talk about all of our favorites, some anime history, and some defining moments and breakthroughs in our perspectives on anime. Some of the anime we discuss includes: Akira, Genocyber, When They Cry, Serial Experiments Lain, Ghost In the Shell, Battle Angel, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Links: Letterboxd List for...

Duration:01:27:13

#5. Madness Set to Music: Best Musical Moments in Horror

5/26/2021
In this episode, Bri and Kelly discuss some of their favorite musical moments in horror films. There’s dancing, drama, and danger! Plus, we have some great song options to receive the slowed-down-creepy-version trailer treatment. Relevant reading: Haven’t Seen It Podcast - The Evil Dead Spiral Review Clips: Us Insidious Raw American Psycho The Final Girls An American Werewolf in London Climax Shaun of the Dead A Nightmare on Elm Street 2 Beetlejuice A Girl Walks Home Alone at...

Duration:01:07:07

#4: Top 10 Up-and-Coming Horror Directors // Adam Wingard Ranking

4/28/2021
Behind the Screams: Our Favorite Up-and-Coming Directors in Horror We sit down to discuss some of our favorite up-and-coming directors that are breaking into the horrorsphere. Also featuring -- in honor of Godzilla vs Kong -- a special spotlight on Adam Wingard. Companion Lists: Kelly McNeely's Top 10 Up-and-Coming Horror Directors Relevant Reading: Companion Letterboxd list Unnamed Footage Festival Recap I Blame Society review I Am Sophie review I Saw the Devil review Interview...

Duration:00:59:31

#3: Saints and Slashers (Part 2 with Eye on Horror)

3/31/2021
For our third episode, we have three very special guests: Jay, Jacob, and Jonathan from our brother podcast, Eye on Horror! The guys sit down with us to discuss slashers and religious horror with a focus on the male and female gaze within each subgenre. Relevant Articles/Books: Companion Letterboxd list Muck Review The Ranger Review Favorite Female-Directed Horror Films Men, Women, and Chainsaws - Carol Clover On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook Bri -...

Duration:00:57:43

#2: Hereditary and the Bleakness of Modern Horror

2/24/2021
Moody, broody, attitudey: in our second episode, we take out our scalpels to cut into Hereditary, the films that inspired it, and the films that have come since. We’re talking grief-stricken, bleak, atmospheric horror at its finest! Companion Letterboxd list On Social: Murmurs From the Morgue - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook Bri - Instagram / Twitter Kelly - Instagram / Twitter / The Creepy Crafter Eye on Horror - Instagram / Twitter / Facebook Music: Dirge - No Orphans Overture -...

Duration:00:59:27

#1: 2020 Top 10 Horror Films & Introductions

1/27/2021
It’s a podcast! In this inaugural episode of Murmurs From the Morgue, we get to learn a bit about our hosts Bri and Kelly (a few of their favorite things), and we’ll review their favourite horror films of 2020. Lists abound! Relevant articles: Companion Letterboxd list Bri’s Top Horror Films of 2020 Kelly’s Top Horror Films of 2020 Anything for Jackson Review Anything for Jackson Set Visit The Mortuary Collection Review The Mortuary Collection Interview The Dark and the Wicked...

Duration:01:04:02