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Test Pattern: A Horror Movie Podcast

Sep 8, 2022

We welcome you to ... Jurassic Park! We're joined by Tab's husband, Kris, to talk about his favorite movie and the Michael Crichton novel from which it was adapted!

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Sources:

"Michael Crichton on the Jurassic Park Phenomenon", featurette

"Return to Jurassic Park: Dawn of a New Era",...


Aug 25, 2022

Don't lose your head! We're joined by JX Dill to explore the Scottish Highlands with Highlander and Justin Kurzel's adaptation of Macbeth!

Sources:

Highlander (1986)

"There Can Only Be One: Why Highlander Will Live Forever" by Ed Power, The Telegraph

"15 Immortal Facts About Highlander" by Jake Rossen,...


Aug 20, 2022

We're joined for the final time (at least officially) by James to talk about the gorgeous and ghostly Japanese anthology film, Kwaidan!

Sources: 

Film historian commentary with Stephen Prince, author of A Dream of Resistance: The Cinema of Kobayashi Masaki

"Kwaidan: No Way Out" by Geoffrey O'Brien, Criterion

"Why Japan...


Aug 11, 2022

The clock strikes Soul's Midnight once again as we explore the case of the Green River Killer.

This is a very disturbing, lengthy case that involves sexual assault, rape, murder, and necrophilia.  We want to be very clear about that so that people who might experience distress from listening to discussions about those...


Jul 28, 2022

We're going to snag that tall dude!  We go in depth on the original Phantasm and talk about the franchise up through Phantasm IV!

Sources:

"Cult Films Spell Success for Movie-Maker" by Steve Porath, The Evening News

"Rewind: The Making of Phantasm" by Dominic Barlow, FilmInk

Director and cast commentary with Don...