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Test Pattern

Nov 1, 2017

Nurse your Halloween candy hangover with a lighthearted look at two movies aimed at children (with plenty of horror elements and references, of course!)

Sources for this episode:

Paranorman (2012)

Writer/Director commentary

"Peering Through the Veil", BluRay featurette


Mar 22, 2017

For our first installment of Hallowed Halls, we look at the Master of Suspense, Alfred Hitchcock! Alfred Hitchcock Hitchcock on Hitchcock: Selected Writings and Interviews edited by Sidney Gottlieb Alfred Hitchcock: A Life of Darkness and Light by Patrick McGilligan “The Top 21 British Directors of All Time” from...


Mar 15, 2017

We look at two controversial documentaries – Jesus Camp and Hell House! “Innocence Lost or Regained? The Clear-Eyed Vision of Jesus Camp” by Alan Jacobson, from Bright Lights Film Journal “Sheep in Human Clothing – Scientist Reveal Our Flock Mentality” from University of Leeds “The Kids of Jesus Camp, 10...


Mar 13, 2017

Now that it’s on Amazon Prime, we get all nostalgic on you guys by reminiscing about “Unsolved Mysteries”! Unsolved Mysteries Official Site Official Unsolved Mysteries Twitter Test Pattern is originally broadcast on 103.5 FM WLSPLP Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, underwritten by the Bank of Sun Prairie. Music for Test...


Mar 8, 2017

In honor of Bill Paxton, we look at his star turn/directorial debut Frailty, as well as the crime spree that loosely inspired it. Frailty (2001) “The Day Bill Paxton Saw John F. Kennedy” by Robert Wilonsky, from The Dallas Observer “Joseph Kallinger: The Shoemaker” by Christopher Greenlief, Amanda Hall, and...