What scares you? Is it the harsh reality that evil exists all around us? Or maybe the unfathomable malignance of supernatural forces? Join hosts Sam and Maya as they explore the breadth and depth of horror in all its terrifying forms.
Episode 12: Enys Men (AKA: Lonely Island)
Sam and Maya gush over Mark Jenkin's mesmerizing Enys Men.
Episode 11: Suspiria ’77 & ’18 (AKA: Which Witch Is Which?)
Sam & Maya talk history, politics, and hallucinogens as they compare Dario Argento's landmark giallo horror, Suspiria, with the 2018 "cover" directed by Luca Guadagnino.
Episode 10: Barbarian (AKA: ScareBnB)
Former Whitest Kids You Know player, Zach Cregger, tries his hand at horror with 2022's Barbarian. Maya and Sam discuss where it hits, where it misses, and- yes- "mommy issues" comes up.
Episode 9: Terrifier (AKA: Send In The Clowns)
"All the world loves a clown." Cole Porter got it all wrong and filmmaker Damien Leone proves it with his disturbing creation, Art the Clown. In this episode, Sam & Maya discuss the hits and misses of the Terrifier film series, explore humanity's fascination with violence, and share their favorite forms of torture.
Episode 8: Cure (AKA: X Marks The Spot)
In this episode, Maya & Sam discuss Kiyoshi Kurosawa's brooding 1997 horror, "Cure," and debate the finer details of its script.
Episode 7: Silent Night, Deadly Night (AKA: Santa Claus is Coming... FOR YOU)
Celebrate the holidays with the 1984 yuletide killing spree, Silent Night, Deadly Night! Pour a tall glass of your favorite nog, gather the family together*, and join Maya & Sam for a spirited discussion of murder, childhood trauma, and churchly misdeeds.
*This is not a family podcast. Please do not gather them together.