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 CXXVII: Creepy Crawlies
Skittering. Scuttling. Swarming. And sometimes... crushing. For millions of people, their greatest fears come with six or eight legs. Yipes! Is something crawling up my leg? AAAAAIIIIEEEE!
The Scariest Things Podcast Episode CXXVI: Giallo!
Buona sera! If you like your horror with a large slice of salacious, then look to the Italians and their bloody thriller tradition of Giallo. Where to start? Let the Scariest Things point you the way to a bloody good time.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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 best horror podcast
Down-to-earth, fun, and informative. I habitually listen to The Scariest Things Podcast and love it.
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.