140 episodes

Welcome horror lovers! The Evolution of Horror is a movie discussion podcast that covers scary movies old and new, from Universal Monsters to Exploitation, from Hitchcock to Ti West. Mike the host will be joined by different guest hosts each week, and will be covering anything and everything horror related, be looking at the way horror films have changed and evolved over the last hundred years.

The Evolution of Horror Mike Muncer

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    • 4.8, 79 Ratings

Welcome horror lovers! The Evolution of Horror is a movie discussion podcast that covers scary movies old and new, from Universal Monsters to Exploitation, from Hitchcock to Ti West. Mike the host will be joined by different guest hosts each week, and will be covering anything and everything horror related, be looking at the way horror films have changed and evolved over the last hundred years.

    MIND & BODY Pt 8: The Brood (1979) & Scanners (1981)

    MIND & BODY Pt 8: The Brood (1979) & Scanners (1981)

    Things are about to get SQUISHY! This week it's a double bill of David Cronenberg: Mike is joined by artist / illustrator extraordinaire Mike Lee Graham to discuss THE BROOD and SCANNERS in spoilerific detail. 

    • 1 hr 36 min
    MIND & BODY Pt 7: Eraserhead (1977)

    MIND & BODY Pt 7: Eraserhead (1977)

    "Just cut them up like regular chickens!" This week Mike is joined by brand new guest and host of The Thirst podcast Steph McKenna, to discuss one of the weirdest horror films ever made...David Lynch's debut feature, Eraserhead.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    MIND & BODY Pt 6: Carrie (1976)

    MIND & BODY Pt 6: Carrie (1976)

    "They're all gonna laugh at you!" 
    This week Mike is joined by Michael Blyth to discuss his favourite film of all time, Brian DePalma and Stephen King's CARRIE, in spoilerific detail. 

    • 1 hr 40 min
    MIND & BODY Pt 5: Eyes Without A Face (1960) & Carnival of Souls (1962)

    MIND & BODY Pt 5: Eyes Without A Face (1960) & Carnival of Souls (1962)

    This week Jen Handorf and Mike discuss eyes, faces and souls with two classics from the early 60s.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    MIND & BODY Pt 4: Les Diaboliques (1955) & Repulsion (1965)

    MIND & BODY Pt 4: Les Diaboliques (1955) & Repulsion (1965)

    Madness! Insanity! Hysteria! This week Mike is joined by Rhianna Dhillon to discuss two psychological classics from the 50s and 60s…Les Diaboliques and Repulsion.

    • 1 hr 39 min
    Mind & Body Pt 3: The Cabinet of Dr Caligari (1920) & Freaks (1932)

    Mind & Body Pt 3: The Cabinet of Dr Caligari (1920) & Freaks (1932)

    This week Mike is joined by actor / writer and classic horror aficionado James Swanton to discuss 2 early classics that deal with the mind and the body: The Cabinet of Dr Caligari (1920) & Freaks (1932).

    • 1 hr 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
79 Ratings

79 Ratings

gabbers19 ,

Awesome horror film review podcast

This podcast is so good! I’m bit of scaredy cat when it comes to horror movies but this podcast has enabled me to dip my feet more into the genre and it’s been way more enjoyable than I anticipated. Excellent host, guests and content.

ozisp ,

Fantastic movies

I love this podcast, I have learnt so much about movies I have never heard of,and also about movies I am just too scared to watch. So fun to listen to,entertaining and educational.

musicgk ,

Love it

Utterly brilliant podcast. So erudite and tightly structured. Awesome industry professionals are interviewed. Has led my partner and I on an amazing odyssey of horror cinema. Big thumbs up from Australia.

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