Helping to make horror films more approachable, one die roll at a time. Hosted by Jeffrey Cranor and Cecil Baldwin of Welcome to Night Vale.
79 - Attack the Block (2011) w/Andrew Scahill
ET fucks around and finds out.
Special Guest: Andrew Scahill https://www.adscahill.com/
Approachability: 4/10 (Very funny but also very scary and very gory.)
Content Warnings: Graphic Blood/Gore; Child death; Animal death; Racial profiling
Up Next: Dawn of the Dead (1978) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OJTmrNK92aQ
78 - Poltergeist (1982)
There's no reason to own a clown doll, okay?
Approachability: 3/10 (More gross than gory. But very gross. And spooky as all get out)
Content Warnings: Body horror; Creepy haunting shit; Jump Scares; Clown Doll
Up Next: Attack the Block (2011) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/attack-the-block
77 - The Pool (2018) w/Joseph Fink
Sure, their food is okay, but what does Pizza Hut think about abortion?
Special Guest: Joseph Fink https://twitter.com/PlanetOfFinks
Approachability: 5/10 (The bone & fingernail breaks are intense, I guess?)
Content Warnings: Animal death; Blood; Jump scares; Claustrophobia;
Up Next: Poltergeist (1982) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/poltergeist
76 - Ganja & Hess (1973) w/Symphony Sanders
The key word here is "experimental."
Special Guest: Symphony Sanders https://twitter.com/SymphonySanders
Approachability: 9/10 (More arthouse than horror film)
Content Warnings: Suicide
Up Next: The Pool (2018) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/the-pool-2018
Livestream 11/13 3pmET: It Follows (2015) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/it-follows
75 - The Stepford Wives (1975) w/Angela Pierce
Spoiler: in the end, it turns out Connecticut is terrible.
Special Guest: Angela Pierce http://twitter.com/AngelaPierceNY
Approachability: 7/10 (No blood/jumps. TW for manipulative relationships)
Content Warnings: Gaslighting, Misogyny, Domestic Violence
Up Next: Ganja & Hess (1973) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/ganja-and-hess
74 - Halloween II (1981) w/Tyler Jensen
"What the fuck am I doing? I don't know." - John Carpenter, on writing this film.
Special Guest: Tyler Jensen https://twitter.com/thetylerjensen
Approachability: 4/10 (Lotsa blood & slasher-y tension)
Content Warnings: Stalking; Knifings; Jump scares
Up Next: The Stepford Wives (1975) https://www.justwatch.com/us/movie/the-stepford-wives-1975