35 episodes

Hollywood's dark side from historian Scott Michaels & filmmaker Mike Dorsey

Dearly Departed Podcast Mike Dorsey

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 584 Ratings

Hollywood's dark side from historian Scott Michaels & filmmaker Mike Dorsey

    Episode 35 - The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

    Episode 35 - The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

    "You'll be scared until you laugh yourself silly" as we explore the 1966 Don Knotts horror-comedy classic "The Ghost and Mr. Chicken."

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Episode 34 - Helter Skelter

    Episode 34 - Helter Skelter

    On the anniversary of the infamous Tate-LaBianca murders at the hands of the Manson Family in 1969, we revisit the landmark made-for-TV movie "Helter Skelter" (1976) based on the bestselling true crime book by Manson prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi.

    • 1 hr 51 min
    Episode 33 - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    Episode 33 - Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    Grab your golden ticket and join our tour of the iconic 1971 film “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,” starring Gene Wilder.

    • 2 hr 5 min
    Episode 32 - Bewitched

    Episode 32 - Bewitched

    Take a magical ride through the legendary sitcom "Bewitched," and the tales of stars Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York, Agnes Moorehead, Dick Sargent, and more! 

    • 2 hr 2 min
    Episode 31 - Classic Christmas Songs We Love and Hate

    Episode 31 - Classic Christmas Songs We Love and Hate

    We take a holly, jolly trip through classic Christmas recordings from favorites like Bing Crosby, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, and more!

    • 1 hr 51 min
    Episode 30 - Universal Monsters

    Episode 30 - Universal Monsters

    This episode is ALIVE! ALIVE! as we discuss Universal's classic monsters from the 1930s, including Dracula, Frankenstein, the Wolf Man, and more! Hollywood figures include Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, Elsa Lanchester, Charles Laughton, James Whale, and other legends.

    • 1 hr 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
584 Ratings

584 Ratings

mitchelle cooper ,

Please do a River Phoenix episode!

And the Viper Room!!!!

SantaClausIndiana ,

Fascinating

Each episode is worth listening to multiple times. More, please!

Tobey54 ,

Always interesting

The stories are always interesting and the two hosts are very likable!

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