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Episode 35: The Funhouse

Posted by Rich on August 26, 2018


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This time we talk about The Funhouse.  Many consider this an impressive early slasher flick, and an underappreciated entry in Tobe Hooper's filmography.  Do we agree?  Listen and find out!

Where can you watch The Funhouse?
Amazon (Rental)

  • 00:00:00 - Intro & What We Drank
  • 00:07:02 - What We Watched This Week
  • 00:22:25 - Spoiler-Free Synopsis
  • 00:24:09 - Spoilerific Review
  • 01:36:07 - Ratings & Recommendations
  • 01:40:42 - Drinking Game
  • 01:42:36 - Next Week's Pick
  • 01:45:09 - Shoutouts and Closing
Naomi's Drinking Game
  1. We see boobs.
  2. Someone dies.
  3. The girls cry.
  4. Someone drinks, has sex or gets high (the sin rule).
  5. There is focus on the funhouse, but the main characters don't go in.
  6. Frankenstein drools (Rich's rule).

Episode 6: Freddy vs Jason

Posted by Rich on October 18, 2017


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In this episode, we talk about Ronny Yu's Freddy vs Jason, the epic showdown between Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees that fans waited years to see.

Other Notable work from the director, Ronny Yu:
Bride of Chucky

Where can you watch Freddy vs Jason?
Amazon (Rental)
Amazon (DVD / Blu-Ray)

Shocktober movies 8-14:
Silver Bullet - Amazon (Rental)
Wishmaster - Amazon (Rental)
Thirst (No, not this Thirst) - Amazon (Shudder, Horror TV, Fandor)
The Void - Netflix, Amazon (Rental)
Jason X - Amazon (Rental)
Cult of Chucky - Netflix, Amazon (Rental)
Night Breed - Amazon (Rental, Shudder, Shout! Factory TV)

Episode 4: Pieces

Posted by Rich on October 4, 2017


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This week, Naomi and I talk about Pieces, the 80s cult classic from Juan Piquer Simón. Chainsaw murders, nudie puzzles, crazy dialog and out of sync dubbing make this a...unique experience.

Other Notable work from Juan Piquer Simón:
Disclaimer: Notable does not mean they are good
Extra Terrestrial Visitors
The Rift
Cthulhu Mansion

Where can you watch Pieces?
Amazon (Rental, Shudder)
Amazon (DVD / Blu-Ray)

Show Notes:
Rich & Naomi's Shocktober 2016 List - https://boxd.it/YPfs
Rich & Naomi's Shocktober 2017 List - https://boxd.it/1gLrg

Episode 1: Sleepaway Camp

Posted by Rich on September 13, 2017

In our debut episode, we talk about the eighties cult classic, Sleepaway Camp!

Where can you watch Sleepaway Camp?
Amazon (Rental, Shudder, Shout! Factory TV)
Amazon (DVD / Blu-Ray)