From the depths of the Podcavern comes the Halloween miniseries: How'd We Get Here? Horror!
Hosts Taylor Fleming and Stephanie Ridgeway watch the first and final installments of you're favorite horror movie series and ask the important question, "How'd we get here?" From the twisted and macabre to the cheesy and convoluted, join us to see just how off the rails these scary franchises can get.
Imagine the shark from JAWS and the aliens from A Quiet Place had a baby. Because that basically explains the giant sand-worms from Tremors. So grab Kevin Bacon and some sticks of dynamite, because these suckers are hungry! From Perfection, Nevada to the South Pacific in Tremors: Shrieker Island, learn all about legendary battles with the Graboids, Shriekers, Dirt Dragons and Ass-Blasters.
"Hi, I'm Chucky, and I'm your friend 'till the end! Hidey-ho, ha-ha-ha!"
Holster your video game controllers and pick up your LEGO because this year’s hottest toy is the Good Guy™ doll from Play Pals! And with friends like these, who needs enemies?
For a limited time only, listeners get two-for-the-price-of-one: the original Child’s Play (1988), modeled after lifestyle influencer Charles Lee Ray, and the brand new A.I. from Child’s Play (2019)!!
John ‘The Jigsaw Killer’ Kramer has done the unthinkable: somehow made the Saw movies the most popular horror franchise of the mid-00s. Swapping a coherent plot for buckets of blood and gore, the Saw series leans on its shock value to distract from its overly convoluted and under-written continuity. "Want to play a game?” No. Now take your pig mask and get out of here.
The mantle for best werewolf story is a hotly debated subject: Is it An American Werewolf in London? What about The Wolfman? Goosebumps’ Werewolf Skin? Well screw all that because this episode is about The Howling series! 1988’s psycho-sexual horror mystery The Howling and 2011’s The Howling: Reborn, a bargain bin Twilight with a shoestring budget. Grab a Coors Light and give it a listen!
Friday the 13th
Come on down to Camp Crystal Lake where we haven't had a single camper die for weeks!
For a fun throwback we'll be checking out some old reels from the 1980/2009 seasons! Watch as the counselors enjoy various camp amenities such as track and field, archery and ax throwing. (Pay attention, because there just might be a cameo from every camper's favorite former cook: Mrs. Voorhees!) If movies aren't your thing, you can always go for a nature run with former camper/current groundskeeper Jason!
What could be worse than a giant shark stalking the residents of Amity Island? How about a much bigger, cheaper, magic shark following you to the Bahamas!
Find out how the JAWS series went from one of the greatest movies of all time to a Bohemian Christmas with Michael Caine a vindictive Great White.