Merry Christmas and happy Winter Solstice 2015 from your friends here on HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, where we’re Dead Serious About Christmas Horror Movies… This is Episode 078, where your hosts bring you a discussion about Christmas’s own monster, Krampus!
In this episode, we’re making merry and spirits are bright as Dr. Shock drinks some “Mad Elf” beer while we bring you Feature Reviews of Krampus (2015) and A Christmas Horror Story (2015) and Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010). We also bring you our creepy new segment about real-life horror stories! Pour some egg nog or apple cider and join us!
Coming up next time: Mark your calendars! Releasing on WEDNESDAY, December 30, 2015, we’re bringing your Horror Movie Podcast’s Top 10 Horror Movies of 2015 with special guest BillChete, who shares his annually, highly anticipated list, as well as the Top 10 horror movies of the HMP community! Don’t miss it!
Horror Movie Podcast is 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 voicemails, so call in with more recommendations and comments at this number: (801) 382-8789 Thanks for listening to Horror Movie Podcast!
[ 0:04:02 ] NEW OFFICIAL SEGMENT: II. REAL-LIFE HORROR IN THE NEWS
— Korean Woman Dies in Exorcism
— North Carolina Teen Pulled Into Wood Chipper
— Faust Road Being “Stands Up” to Dr. Shock
— The Pennsylvania Chain Saw Massacre
— How Watching Horror Movies Has Altered Our Psyche: Jay’s Cove Fort Experience
— What HMP Recommends You Do if Real Horror Happens to You
[ 0:29:27 ] III. BACKGROUND ON THE CHARACTER OF KRAMPUS
[ 0:45:03 ] IV. Feature Review: RARE EXPORTS: A CHRISTMAS TALE (2010)
Jay of the Dead = 6 ( Rental ) — but not a horror movie
Wolfman Josh = 8 ( Must-See / Buy it! )
Dr. Shock = 7.5 ( Buy it! )
[ 1:03:34 ] V. Feature Review: A CHRISTMAS HORROR STORY (2015)
Jay of the Dead = 6 ( Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 6 ( Rental )
Dr. Shock = 7 ( Rental )
[ 1:38:18 ] VI. Feature Review: KRAMPUS (2015)
Jay of the Dead = 4.5 ( Avoid )
Wolfman Josh = 7.5 ( Theater / Rental )
[ 0:00:00 ] VII. Mini Review: SILENT NIGHT, BLOODY NIGHT (1972)
Jay of the Dead = 5 ( Low-priority Rental )
VIII. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
— Thanks to Kagan and Adam for your excellent voicemails!
JOIN US ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2015: Episode 079 — The most important show of the year: The Horror Movie Podcast Top 10 Horror Movies of 2015!
NOTE FOR NEWCOMERS: If you love this podcast, there are 36 episodes of two other great podcasts that precede this one. Just scroll back through our archives, or use the links in the sidebar on the right.
Leave a comment or e-mail us here: HorrorMoviePodcast@gmail.com
LINKS FOR THIS EPISODE:
Wolfman Josh also recommends: Stalking Santa (2006) – A comedy. And The Thing (1982).
Jay of the Dead’s links:
Jay of the Dead and Horror Movie Podcast Official Twitter: @HorrorMovieCast
Jay of the Dead covers new releases in theaters on: Movie Podcast Weekly
And if you’d like to e-mail Jay of the Dead with a good Beastly Freaks recommendation: BeastlyFreaks@gmail.com
Dr. Shock’s links:
Dave’s daily movie review website: DVD Infatuation.com
Follow Dave on Twitter: @DVDinfatuation
Like Dave’s DVD Infatuation, now on: Facebook
Dr. Shock also appears on this horror podcast: Land of the Creeps
Dr. Walking Dead’s links:
Pre-order Kyle’s new book! How Zombies Conquered Popular Culture: The Multifarious Walking Dead in the 21st Century
Order Kyle’s previous books American Zombie Gothic and Triumph of The Walking Dead
Follow Kyle on Twitter: @DrWalkingDead
You can always contact us by e-mailing HorrorMoviePodcast@gmail.com. Or you can call and leave us a voice mail at: (801) 382-8789. And you can leave us a comment in the show notes for this episode.
Special thanks goes out to singer-songwriter Frederick Ingram for the use of his music for Horror Movie Podcast.
If you like Horror Movie Podcast, please subscribe and leave us a review in iTunes. If you want to support the show, we have PayPal buttons on our sister site, Movie Podcast Weekly.com, in the right-hand sidebar where you can make a one-time donation or you can become a recurring donor for just $2 per month. (Every little bit helps!)
Thanks for listening, and join us again Friday after next for HORROR MOVIE PODCAST!