100 episodes

Your gateway to the tropes and trends of the horror genre! The Scariest Things Podcast breaks it all down for YOU. Whether it’s zombies, ghosts, cannibals, or kids we help you figure out where to start with list upon list upon list of scary movies...and things that go bump in the night.

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    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings

Your gateway to the tropes and trends of the horror genre! The Scariest Things Podcast breaks it all down for YOU. Whether it’s zombies, ghosts, cannibals, or kids we help you figure out where to start with list upon list upon list of scary movies...and things that go bump in the night.

    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXV: Horror Documentaries

    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXV: Horror Documentaries

    The best way for you to learn about Horror Films is to read and listen to The Scariest Things. The next best thing to do is to watch a Horror Documentary. You will find a documentary that aligns with your favorite horror tropes. Giallo? Check! Grindhouse? Check! Classic Universal Monsters? That too. In Episode 125, the Scariest Things team reveals nine movies that will increase your knowledge and love of the genre.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXIV: I want my Mummies!

    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXIV: I want my Mummies!

    For a pantheon inhabiting monster, it is odd that a good Mummy movie a rarity. Unlike werewolves and vampires, Mummies got stuck in a same-story trope vortex of sameness. Fear not, though, The Scariest Things has found some buried treasures for you!

    • 1 hr 8 min
    A Podcast Extra: An Interview with Actor/Director Ryan Barton-Grimley

    A Podcast Extra: An Interview with Actor/Director Ryan Barton-Grimley

    The Scariest Things sat down for a fun and lively discussion with director Ryan Barton-Grimley to break down his raucous horror-comedy Hawk and Rev: Vampire Slayers, one of our favorite movies from 2020.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXIII: The 2021 Thingy Awards Show!

    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXIII: The 2021 Thingy Awards Show!

    It's time to celebrate the best of horror from 2020, with the third annual Thingy Awards! Once again, we summoned a jury of expert horror aficionados to determine the worthy winners from a pool of great (if perhaps under-seen) scary movies. Raise the curtain and let's hand out some awards!

    • 53 min
    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXII: The Best Horror Mothers

    The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXII: The Best Horror Mothers

    Happy Mothers Day! The archives of horror films are filled with great matriarchs. It's the strongest, and often the most important relationship of our lives, and the horror genre takes full advantage of all the emotional triggers of all things mommy.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    The Scariest Things Podcast: Episode CXXI: Horror Westerns

    The Scariest Things Podcast: Episode CXXI: Horror Westerns

    Howdy partner! The western expanse is big and full of terrors. I'd be careful out there if I were you. A man can go missing out there right quick if you're not careful. The Scariest Things heads west along the trail of much bloodletting as we examine Horror Westerns in Episode 121.

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

MSOUP123 ,

Super Fun and Informative

What a great podcast! Fun to listen to and you learn so much about horror. The great thing is that these episodes can be listened to whenever you want and don’t have an expiration date!

the Mike the Mike the Mike ,

The best horror podcast

Down-to-earth, fun, and informative. I habitually listen to The Scariest Things Podcast and love it.

Matt Howl ,

Ghoultastic!

My favorite podcast. It always feels like a fun and funny chill hang with friends talking about my favorite horror movies — as well as getting hipped to new ones I haven’t seen. Highly recommended.

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