308 episodes

Welcome horror fans! The Evolution of Horror is a weekly movie discussion podcast that covers the history of horror cinema, one sub-genre at a time. From Universal Monsters to 80s slashers, from Alfred Hitchcock to Jordan Peele, we've got it covered! Each week, host Mike Muncer is joined by a different guest from the world of horror to discuss a movie in depth and its place in horror history.

The Evolution of Horror Mike Muncer

    • TV & Film
    • 4.8 • 720 Ratings

Welcome horror fans! The Evolution of Horror is a weekly movie discussion podcast that covers the history of horror cinema, one sub-genre at a time. From Universal Monsters to 80s slashers, from Alfred Hitchcock to Jordan Peele, we've got it covered! Each week, host Mike Muncer is joined by a different guest from the world of horror to discuss a movie in depth and its place in horror history.

    Introducing...FINAL CUT: An Evolution of Horror Card Game

    Introducing...FINAL CUT: An Evolution of Horror Card Game

    We're launching our very own EOH Card game! Support us on Kickstarter to make this game happen...our 30 day campaign begins on Monday 19 February! 
    For more information and to see photos and videos of the game, visit evolutionofhorror.com/finalcut
    To sign-up to our pre-launch, visit evolutionofhorror.com/kickstarter

    • 12 min
    24 Hour Livestream & FULL SCHEDULE

    24 Hour Livestream & FULL SCHEDULE

    Join me on the 4th February (tomorrow) from 8am GMT for our 24 hour livestream charity fundraising! 
    Full schedule and details available here
    Youtube video here
    Donate to Cancer Research UK here 

    • 12 min
    The Big 24 Hour EOH Charity Livestream, and more big announcements...

    The Big 24 Hour EOH Charity Livestream, and more big announcements...

    JOIN ME next Sunday 4th February from 8am (GMT) on our YouTube channel, I'll be going LIVE for 24 hours to raise money for Cancer Research UK! Throughout the day I'll be joined by different guests (including Rhianna Dhillon, Kevin Lyons, Brad Hanson, Becky Darke, Stevie Webb, Tim Coleman, Zobo With A Shotgun, Stacie Ponder, Alex West, Joe Lipsett and more) for a variety of different topics. I'll also be announcing a BIG new EOH project...tune in at 9pm to find out more! 
    Donate to a great cause here! gofundme.com/eoh24
    Subscribe to our Newsletter for news and updates on the event

    • 11 min
    HOME INVASION Pt 36: Conclusion / Listeners' Top 10 Home Invasion Movies

    HOME INVASION Pt 36: Conclusion / Listeners' Top 10 Home Invasion Movies

    It's time to lock and bolt the door on the Home Invasion season! For our conclusion episode, Mike looks back at the last 36 weeks, reads some feedback from the mailbag and counts down the listeners' top 10 Home Invasion movies, plus Mary Wild pops in for a wrap-up chat. 
    Music by Jack Whitney. 
    Huge thank you to Mary Wild for this season's 'Wild About Horror' segments! Sign up to Mary's Patreon! Follow Mary on Twitter to find out more about her upcoming courses.
    Visit our website www.evolutionofhorror.com 
    Keep an eye on all our UPCOMING EVENTS
    Buy tickets for our next upcoming EVOLUTION OF HORROR PRESENTS screening at the Genesis Cinema!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/genesis
    You can now buy Evolution of Horror merch on our TeePublic store!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/merchandise
    Subscribe and donate on PATREON for bonus monthly content and extra treats...
    www.patreon.com/evolutionofhorror 
    Email us! 
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    Mike Muncer is a producer, podcaster and film journalist and can be found on TWITTER

    • 2 hr 1 min
    HOME INVASION Pt 35: Us (2019) & Parasite (2019)

    HOME INVASION Pt 35: Us (2019) & Parasite (2019)

    For the final double-bill of the season, Mike is joined by Susan Calman to discuss two modern classics in the home-invasion subgenre: Jordan Peele's US (2019) and Bong Joon-ho's Oscar-winning PARASITE (2019). 
    Music by Jack Whitney. 
    Visit our website www.evolutionofhorror.com 
    Keep an eye on all our UPCOMING EVENTS
    Buy tickets for our next upcoming EVOLUTION OF HORROR PRESENTS screening at the Genesis Cinema!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/genesis
    You can now buy Evolution of Horror merch on our TeePublic store!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/merchandise
    Subscribe and donate on PATREON for bonus monthly content and extra treats...
    www.patreon.com/evolutionofhorror 
    Email us! 
    Follow us on TWITTER
    Follow us on INSTAGRAM
    Like us on FACEBOOK
    Join the DISCUSSION GROUP
    Join the DISCORD
    Follow us on LETTERBOXD
    Mike Muncer is a producer, podcaster and film journalist and can be found on TWITTER

    • 2 hr
    HOME INVASION pt 34: Also-Rans

    HOME INVASION pt 34: Also-Rans

    As we approach the end of our Home Invasion season, Brad Hanson joins Mike to recommend some additional titles not discussed so far this season, including gritty British thriller Dead Man's Shoes, Japanese lost classic Door, the notorious August Underground Movies and...Disney's En Canto???!
    Music by Jack Whitney. 
    Visit our website www.evolutionofhorror.com 
    Keep an eye on all our UPCOMING EVENTS
    Buy tickets for our next upcoming EVOLUTION OF HORROR PRESENTS screening at the Genesis Cinema!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/genesis
    You can now buy Evolution of Horror merch on our TeePublic store!
    www.evolutionofhorror.com/merchandise
    Subscribe and donate on PATREON for bonus monthly content and extra treats...
    www.patreon.com/evolutionofhorror 
    Email us! 
    Follow us on TWITTER
    Follow us on INSTAGRAM
    Like us on FACEBOOK
    Join the DISCUSSION GROUP
    Join the DISCORD
    Follow us on LETTERBOXD
    Mike Muncer is a producer, podcaster and film journalist and can be found on TWITTER

    • 1 hr 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
720 Ratings

720 Ratings

John Lawton ,

So good!

Super engaging deep dive conversations on horror genres. I really enjoy the pair of films each episode….nice to revisit some favorite films and discover some new favorites as well.

Owyhee775 ,

Love this podcast!

Everything about this podcast rocks! From the music, to the host, to all the contributors and the subject matter…flawless!

Danglerzx ,

Favorite Horror Podcast

The time, preparation, and production of the show all helps this show be the best of the best. The guests are awesome and the host’s voice is so calming. Love it!

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