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Test Pattern: A Horror Movie Podcast

Oct 16, 2020

The air is crisp, the leaves are falling, and pumpkins are appearing on porches … It’s Halloween!  For our first entry in our Halloween programming, we’re travelling to the “other” side with Coraline and Frankenweenie!

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Coraline (2009)

"Neil Gaiman on the Origins of Coraline", HarperCollins...


Sep 25, 2020

Godzilla level patron Stephen curates a sumptuous French meal with Raw and Climax!

**We compare Raw to Contracted in the episode, but I accidentally called it Contagion and then we both called it Contagion the rest of the episode because we forgot the actual title.

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Raw (2016)

"Q&A with Raw Director Julia...


Jun 27, 2020

Forget evil stepmothers ... this episode is all about evil stepfathers! We watched The Night of the Hunter and The Stepfather!

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The Night of the Hunter (1955)

"The Big Idea - The Night of the Hunter" by Rob Nixon, TCM

"The Essentials - The Night of the Hunter" by Jeff Stafford and Rob Nixon, TCM

"Creating The...


May 14, 2020

In this episode, we’re looking at the monstrous side of motherhood with Rosemary’s Baby and David Cronenberg’s The Brood.

We know that Polanski’s history and crimes may make this an episode that some people decide to skip, or that some people may choose to skip to our coverage of The Brood.  We fully understand...


Oct 15, 2019

As the man himself said, "Every day is Halloween", and we're celebrating this Halloween season with two movies that show the gradient of Tim Burton's style - Beetlejuice and Sleepy Hollow!

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Beetlejuice (1988)

"15 Things You Might Not Know About Beetlejuice" by Kristy Puchko, Mental Floss

"The Untold Truth of...