Hi! Welcome to HORROR MOVIE PODCAST – WANNA PLAY?! It’s the Halloween season again and the good guys at HMP are bringing you another epic franchise review! This time we are bringing you the long-awaited four-part CHILD’S PLAY FRANCHISE REVIEW. Just as we’ve done with the Halloween films back in October 2014, the Friday the 13th films back in February of 2015, and the Scream films and the Nightmare on Elm Street films back in the Fall of 2015, we’re giving you in-depth analysis of the entire Chucky franchise, all seven films, including the new release Cult of Chucky (2017). First up, we wrestle with Tom Holland’s original Child’s Play (1988).
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— JOTD’s 10 Most Essential American Horror Movies That Best Represent the Genre
[ 00:09:45 ] II. Feature Review: CHILD’S PLAY (1988)
Jay of the Dead = 8/10 ( Buy it! )
Wolfman Josh = 7/10 ( Buy it! )
Dr. Shock = 9/10 ( Buy it! )
[ 01:48:19 ] IV. Mini Review: IT (2017)
Wolfman Josh = 9/10 ( See it in the Theater / Buy it! )
[ 02:02:19 ] V. Mini Review: ALIEN COVENANT (Airline Version – 2017)
Wolfman Josh = 7.5/10 ( See it on an Airplane )
[ 02:09:21 ] V. Mini Review: SHIN GODZILLA (Airline Version – 2016)
Wolfman Josh = 8/10 ( Must See for Fans / Rent it )
VI. Wrap-Up / Plugs / Ending
JOIN US NEXT FRIDAY ON HMP: In Episode 129 we will continue our Child’s Play Franchise Review with discussions of Child’s Play 2 (1990) and Child’s Play 3 (1991). We’ll also bring you Feature Reviews of The Bad Batch (2017) and Gerald’s Game (2017).
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