Horror Movie Podcast Ep. 050: It Follows (2015) and Dead as Hell Horror Podcast Crossover Reviews of the Pumpkinhead Franchise

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Watch your back, and only enter rooms that have more than one exit. Welcome to Episode 050 of HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies… In this Frankensteinian show, Jay of the Dead and Wolfman Josh bring you an epic Feature Review of It Follows (2015). And then, through the wonders of a crossover franchise review, HMP brings you Feature Reviews of Pumpkinhead (1988) and Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (1993) with special guest One Sick Puppy.

And then over on One Sick Puppy’s Dead as Hell Horror Podcast, he brings you the remaining reviews of the “Pumpkinhead” franchise, namely Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes (2006) and Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud (2007) with special guest Jay of the Dead. So, be sure to listen to this Dead as Hell episode for parts 3 and 4.

Also during this show — HMP Ep. 050 — you’ll hear Dr. Shock’s review of Gothic (1986) and a Wolfman’s Got Nards segment on Contracted (2013).

Also, don’t forget to send your horror-related “Questions for the HORROR MOVIE ANSWER MEN” — you know, those burning questions pertaining to anything that you’ve always wanted to know about horror. We probably don’t know off the top of our heads, but we’ll work on finding the answer for you. Send those questions here: HorrorMovieAnswerMen@gmail.com Continue reading

Jay of the Dead’s Rating System: Do You Buy It or Avoid?

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Bribe for the listeners / readers:
If you actually subject yourself to reading all my ramblings below and leave a comment on this blog post, then I will enter your name in a random drawing for a DVD of the French slasher flick “Inside” (2007). Must be 18 years old or older to win. (That movie is a 10 out of 10, by the way. Genuinely scary!) I will announce the winner during Episode 050, which releases this Friday, April 17, 2015. Continue reading

Horror Movie Podcast Ep. 049: Spring (2015) and Psychomania (1973) and Dr. Shock’s Top 5 Lionel Atwill Movies

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This is Episode 049 of HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies… In this Frankensteinian (hodge-podge) episode, your hosts bring you a Feature Review of a 2015 film called Spring. Dr. Shock also reviews an oddity from 1973 called Psychomania, and he brings you his picks for the Top 5 Lionel Atwill Movies. We also answer some voicemails, including a question from Adam who asks our crew for some good SLASHER RECOMMENDATIONS. We oblige. And of course, Wolfman’s Got Nards. Join us! Continue reading

Horror Movie Podcast Ep. 048: HMP Goes Weekly, The Lazarus Effect (2015) and BillChete’s Top 10 Horror Movies of 2014

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Welcome to Episode 048 of HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies… In this monumental Frankensteinian episode, your host Jay of the Dead gives about 12 minutes of huge announcements. It’s big and exciting news, but if you want to skip all that stuff, just use the time codes in the show notes below. After the announcement, Jay welcomes special guest BillChete of the Horror On The Go to hear his TOP 10 HORROR MOVIES OF 2014, followed by a Feature Review of The Lazarus Effect with BillChete. Join us!

[Even more breaking news: As of April 1, 2015, all of BillChete’s episodes from Horror On The Go are now freely available on the Internet!]

Horror Movie Podcast is a weekly show that’s released every Friday. If you’d like to support our show, please subscribe to our podcast free in iTunes, and leave us a review! And remember, we love getting your voice mails, so call in with more recommendations and comments at this number: (801) 382-8789 Thanks for listening to Horror Movie Podcast! Continue reading

Horror Movie Podcast BONUS Ep. 047: Friday the 13th Franchise Overview

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Congratulations, horror fans! You’ve made it to our sixth and final installment of the HORROR MOVIE PODCAST FRIDAY THE 13TH FRANCHISE REVIEW, a multi-part series where your hosts—and some special guests—have covered the entire Friday the 13th franchise—Horror Movie Podcast-style—with some in-depth, hardcore Jason Voorhees analysis to prove, once again, that we are DEAD SERIOUS ABOUT HORROR MOVIES!

If you haven’t heard Episodes 042 through 046 yet, please go back and listen to those first! This episode is intended to be heard last. Continue reading

Episode 047 — Releasing Sunday by 1 p.m. EDT

F13th PreviewHi, horror fans! Jay of the Dead here… This FRIDAY THE 13TH Franchise Overview is a MONSTER, to say the least. We’re assembling an incredible listener feedback-based episode that delivers our audience’s take on the Friday the 13th franchise and we’re proud to say, you guys and gals bring it, Horror Movie Podcast-style…

The forthcoming Episode 047 of Horror Movie Podcast is going to clock in around 3 hours, and it’s a massive editing undertaking. My apologies for the usual tardiness, but this episode should be posted by tomorrow (Sunday, March 22) by 1 p.m. EDT (or 6 p.m. GMT). That’s the goal, so thank you for your usual patience. It will be worth your wait, guaranteed!

For your listening entertainment in the meantime:

—The latest episode of Jay of the Dead’s Movie Podcast Weekly
—A brand new episode of Wolfman Josh’s Movie Stream Cast
—The 2nd episode of of The Sci-Fi Podcast (from HMP friends Mattroid and Kill Bill Kill)

These excellent sister-show podcasts should help tide you over!

Thanks for listening. We’re still hard-core, but we’re not ashamed to admit that we love you. Now, join us or die!

—Jay of the Dead
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Horror Movie Podcast Ep. 046: Jason X (2001) and Freddy vs Jason (2003) and Friday the 13th (2009)

HMP Ep 46 F13th 5Welcome to my nightmare the fifth installment of our epic FRIDAY THE 13th FRANCHISE REVIEW for HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies.

Just as we did for the Halloween films back in October 2014, we’re bringing you a multi-part series of in-depth, hardcore Jason Voorhees analysis! In this episode, we bring you debates and reviews for Jason X (2001) and Freddy vs Jason (2003) and Friday the 13th (2009). This week we welcome back The Wildman himself, Willis Wheeler from the Terror Troop podcast, Mattroid and Kill Bill Kill from The Sci-Fi Podcast, and a horror podcasting veteran making his first appearance on HMP, ChrisRobo from Rotten Rantings. Ahhh. So you are afraid of something after all, huh? Join us or die.

Horror Movie Podcast is typically a bi-weekly show that’s released every other Friday. If you’d like to support our show, please subscribe to our podcast free in iTunes, and leave us a review! And remember, we love getting your voice mails, so call in with more recommendations and comments at this number: (801) 382-8789 Thanks for listening to Horror Movie Podcast!
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Episode 046 — Releasing Saturday

HMP FreddyvJasonHappy Friday the 13th, horror fans! Jay of the Dead here… The day has finally arrived, but I regret to inform you that Episode 046 of Horror Movie Podcast will not be posted until tomorrow, Saturday the 14th, but isn’t that ultimately fitting for our Final Chapter?

In this episode, you’ll get another installment of our epic FRIDAY THE 13th Franchise Review where we cover Jason X, Freddy vs Jason, and the 2009 remake of Friday the 13th. And we’re joined again by some great special guests for our review.

Plus, another great Friday the 13th prize giveaway is coming up this episode to show our appreciation to our amazing listeners. And the qualifications for this prize include a really cool twist. Do not miss this!

In the meantime, be sure to check out Jay of the Dead‘s new “5 Minutes of Horror” mini-reviews on Soundcloud, perfect little terror treats to share with your friends. The first brand-new episode features a brand-new end-of-the-world film: The Remaining (2015)

Finally, if you haven’t heard them yet, you should check out one of our sister podcasts while you wait for HMP to drop:

-On our all-genres streaming counterpart, Wolfman Josh happens to be reviewing the comedy-horror flick Tucker & Dale vs Evil this week: Movie Stream Cast Ep 47

-On our all-genres, new-releases counterpart, Jay of the Dead happens to be reviewing the new horror movie The Lazarus Effect this week: Movie Podcast Weekly Ep 127

-And on our sci-fi counterpart, the hosts, including HMP guests Mattroid and Kill Bill Kill, give their Top 10 Science Fiction Films of all time: The SciFi Podcast Ep 1

Thank you so much for your patience. We think it will be worth your wait.

—Jay of the Dead

Horror Movie Podcast Ep. 045: Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988) and Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) and Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993)

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Welcome to the fourth installment of our FRIDAY THE 13th FRANCHISE REVIEW for HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies.

Just as we did for the Halloween films back in October 2014, we’re bringing you a multi-part series of in-depth, hardcore Jason Voorhees analysis! In this episode, we bring you debates and reviews for Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood (1988) and Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) and Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993). This week we welcome special guests BillChete from Horror On The Go and Mattroid from The Sci-Fi Podcast for one review each. Remember, facing your fear doesn’t always conquer it. Join us or die.

Horror Movie Podcast is typically a bi-weekly show that’s released every other Friday. If you’d like to support our show, please subscribe to our podcast free in iTunes, and leave us a review! And remember, we love getting your voice mails, so call in with more recommendations and comments at this number: (801) 382-8789 Thanks for listening to Horror Movie Podcast!
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Episode 045 — Releasing Late Tonight!

Horror Movie Podcast Friday 13th Part VIII Jason Takes Manhattan PosterHorror fans! Jay of the Dead here… Episode 045 of Horror Movie Podcast should be posted later tonight (March 6, 2015). Pretty damn late tonight, actually. The good news: In this episode, you’ll hear another installment of our epic FRIDAY THE 13th Franchise Review where we cover Parts 7, 8 and Jason Goes to Hell. Special guests BillChete and Mattroid drop in for one review each. Don’t miss it!

Thank you for your patience. We think it will be worth your wait. And thanks for listening. By the way, if you’d like another podcast to listen to in the meantime, here are three sister shows with brand-new episodes that you should check out today while you wait:

Our sci-fi counterpart: The SciFi Podcast Ep 1

Our all-genres, new-releases counterpart: Movie Podcast Weekly Ep 127

Our all-genres streaming counterpart: Movie Stream Cast Ep 47

—Jay of the Dead