Barricade your doors and board up your windows, because for HORROR MOVIE PODCAST, Episode 019, we’ll be discussing The Siege Narrative. To help us examine this story type, Jay of the Dead, Dr. Shock and Wolfman Josh broadly discuss “Night of the Living Dead,” “Maximum Overdrive,” “Tremors” and “The Mist.” But before we jump into the theme of this episode, Wolfman Josh and Jay of the Dead bring you an in-depth Feature Review of Bobcat Goldthwait’s found footage Bigfoot movie “Willow Creek” (2014).
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II. Feature Review: WILLOW CREEK (2014)
Jay of the Dead = 7 ( Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 3 ( Avoid )
III. Theme: THE SIEGE NARRATIVE
— What makes an effective siege narrative?
— The monsters of siege narratives
— The survivalists of siege narratives
— Some other siege narrative films
IV. Ratings: NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968)
Jay of the Dead = 8 ( Buy it! )
Wolfman Josh = 8 ( Must-Own )
Dr. Shock = 10 ( Buy it! )
V. Ratings: MAXIMUM OVERDRIVE (1986)
Jay of the Dead = 3.5 ( Avoid )
Wolfman Josh = 4 ( Rental )
Dr. Shock = 5 ( Cautionary Rental )
VI. Ratings: TREMORS (1990)
Jay of the Dead = 7 ( Strong Rental )
Wolfman Josh = 9 ( Must-Own )
Dr. Shock = 9 ( Must-Own )
VII. Ratings: THE MIST (2007)
Jay of the Dead = 8 ( Buy it! ) – watch the B&W version
Wolfman Josh = 7 ( Rental )
Dr. Shock = 7 ( High-priority Rental )
— iTunes review from Sn3ak3rn3t (Thank you!)
NEXT ON HMP — IN TWO WEEKS: Releasing on Friday, July 4, 2014 — Episode 020. Definitely don’t miss it!
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