Welcome to another OFFICIAL episode of HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Horror Movies… This is Episode 021 — Wolfman Josh’s theme — which is the Proto-Slasher film! We explore this topic and examine four important proto-slasher films with in-depth reviews, ratings and recommendations. In this episode, we also bring you a Feature Review of “The Purge: Anarchy” (2014), which is currently in theaters. Thanks for listening!
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II. Wolfman Josh’s Theme: The Proto-Slasher
— The slasher film
— Precursor to the slasher film: The Proto-Slasher
III. Feature Review: PEEPING TOM (1960)
Jay of the Dead = 6 ( Must-See Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 7 ( Rental )
Dr. Shock = 8 ( Buy it! )
IV. Feature Review: PSYCHO (1960)
Jay of the Dead = 8 ( Must-See / Buy it! )
Wolfman Josh = 10 ( Buy it! )
Dr. Shock = 10 ( Buy it! )
V. Feature Review: TORSO (1973)
Jay of the Dead = 4 ( Low-Priority Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 8 ( Buy it! )
Dr. Shock = 8.5 ( Buy it! )
VI. Feature Review: THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN (1976)
Jay of the Dead = 5 ( Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 5 ( Low-Priority Rental )
Dr. Shock = 7.5 ( High-Priority Rental )
VII. Our Top 3 Proto-Slasher Recommendations That You Should Watch:
Wolfman Josh: Psycho (1960), Peeping Tom (1960), Torso (1973)
Dr. Shock: M (1931), House of Wax (1953), Frenzy (1972)
Jay of the Dead: The Lodger (1927), Psycho (1960), Peeping Tom (1960)
VIII. Feature Review: THE PURGE: ANARCHY (2014) – Not a horror film…
Jay of the Dead = 6.5 ( Rental )
NEXT ON HMP — IN TWO WEEKS: Releasing on Friday, August 1, 2014 — Episode 022. Definitely don’t miss it!
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