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BP Podcast, Episode 35: “St. Patrick’s Day Hangover: Our ‘Leprechaun’ Revisit”

St. Patrick’s Day is long over, but that doesn’t mean the magic must die — so join us for a special Leprechaun franchise revisit! In this episode, we chat up every Leprechaun movie from its debut in 1993 to the 2014 reboot – and it’s a wild and wacky ride. It had been 11 years,… Read More ›

Halloween 2017 Giveaway

UPDATE: This contest is now closed!¬† Since we’re now less than two weeks away from Halloween Day, I suppose it’s time to announce this year’s seasonal giveaway! WHAT First up, this year’s¬†the pi√®ce de r√©sistance — a knit Pennywise doll (in the style of 2017’s¬†It movie), made by Slaughter Crochet! Guys, this one is a… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 28: “‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ revisit, Dream Child through Remake”

After three (THREE!) recording attempts, we finally present to you the second half our¬†A Nightmare on Elm Street¬†revisit, featuring everything from¬†Dream Child¬†to the 2010 remake. (Note: we kickoff discussion with the remake). We also reveal our NOES rankings (before and after the revisit); discuss a bunch of recent movie viewings; get some opinions/questions from Twitter;… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 27: “‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ revisit, parts 1-4”

It’s been almost two months, but we’re back! And we’re here to talk about A Nightmare on Elm Street – in part 1 of our 2-parter NOES revisit. So, join us as we look back on the ’84 original through The Dream Master.¬†We also talk about recent movie viewings (Little Monsters, William Castle’s¬†The Tingler, WONDER… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 26: “A Couple of ‘Chainsaw’ Revisits”

After a little time off, we’re back! And for this episode, we revisit two random-ass franchise movies:¬†The Texas Chainsaw Massacre:¬†The Next Generation (1994) and¬†Texas Chainsaw 3D¬†(2013). One we didn’t dig when we first watched it and one we didn’t remember a damn thing about. And the re-viewing results are interesting! We also pay our respects… Read More ›

Movies We Love: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

Back in 1997, I went to see Titanic. I wasn‚Äôt expecting much‚ĶI mean, I already knew how it would end, right? Well, it wound up being a film that sat with me for days, maybe even weeks. Now, at that time I was a 19-year-old kid that watched slasher movies and Mallrats on repeat. I… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 25: “Our Top Genre Movies from 1987”

So, 1987 turns 30 this year, and to honor that, we celebrate a shit load of movies! Man, it was a good year. We each picked our top 8 genre movies — there is some overlap — and have a good time. One caveat:¬†Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors¬†was excluded because, you know, it’s… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 24: “‘My Bloody Valentine’ and Other Vday Viewing Traditions”

Join us this week as we celebrate Valentine’s Day! We chat up the original ’81 slasher¬†My Bloody Valentine, its worthy ’09 remake, and a bunch of other standard (and not) Valentine’s Day viewing traditions. Ahem, sexy thrillers. We also talk about recent movie watches — including a (former) blindspot –¬†Society! Plus,¬†Pump Up the Volume,¬†Dreamcatcher¬†(Terror Tweet)… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 21: “A look back at ‘Silent Night Deadly Night 2’ & ‘Silent Night’ (2012)”

12 Days of Christmas #2 Happy holidays, friends! This week, we dive right into Christmas by chatting up a redemption viewing of¬†Silent Night Deadly Night 2 (1987). We also rewatch the loose¬†SNDN¬†remake,¬†Silent Night¬†(2012), and discuss (is it still forgettable?). We also talk about recent movie viewings — including a lot of Thanksgiving and holiday flicks… Read More ›

Re-visiting Rob Zombie’s Halloween II

Seven years ago, on Halloween night‚Ķor, well actually, it was like in August I think, we watched Halloween II, the sequel to Rob Zombie‚Äôs divisive Halloween remake. Both Joanna and I hated it. So, of course, we had to watch it again and see if our initial hatred was warranted or if, with the passage… Read More ›