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Test Pattern: A Horror Movie Podcast

Oct 4, 2019

We kick off our Halloween programming with a tribute to Jim Varney and the preeminent Hill William, Ernest P. Worrell with Dr. Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam, Ernest Scared Stupid, and "Hey Vern,It's Ernest - It's Scary Things!"

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Episode 16: Doctor Otto and the Riddle of the Gloom Beam, Ernest Goes to...


Aug 9, 2019

JXDill (along with his sidekick, Charleton Heston) is the Ghost of Monster Kid Yet to Come as he shows us what the world could end up like in two excellent dystopian future films from the 70s - The Omega Man and Soylent Green!

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The Omega Man (1971)

"The Omega Man" (1971) by Sean Axmaker, TCM

"Introduction to the...


Jun 28, 2019

We return to the dystopian near future to complete the story of Max Rockatansky with The Road Warrior and Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome!

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The Road Warrior (1981)

"18 Things You Never Knew About The Road Warrior" by Gary Susman, Moviefone.com

"The Craziest Stories About The Making of Mad Max and The Road Warrior"...


Jan 31, 2018

We return to the Hallowed Halls of horror to celebrate the work of Dick Smith with two hellish films - one classic (The Exorcist) and one cult classic (The Sentinel)!

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Dick Smith

Movie Magic: Dick Smith

Jordu Schell interviews Dick Smith Part 1 and Part 2

"Dick Smith, Oscar Winning Make Up...


Jul 26, 2017

Godzilla level Patreon subscriber Tommy curates a Hallowed Halls episode featuring King Ghidorah!  We watch Ghidorah the Three-Headed Monster and Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah!

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Ghidorah the Three-Headed Monster (1964):

"Ghidorah the Three-Headed Monster (1964)" by Glenn Erickson, from TCM

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