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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 pièce de résistance — 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 29: “Hanging with Mr. Hooper: A Tobe Hooper Revisit”

To honor the late, great Tobe Hooper, we decide to watch a selection of Hooper films, including the original The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Eaten Alive, Salem’s Lot, The Funhouse, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, and Poltergeist! We also chat up a bunch of recent movie viewings (Logan, Killer Rack, The Monster Squad and more)! We also… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 15: “Back to School!”

This week, as all the kiddies head back to school for another year of learning stuff, we discuss our favorite school-related genre moments in pop culture. Movies, TV, and maybe even a music video — we break it down. Joanna and Johnny each selected 7 picks and — spoiler — there’s a little overlap. Cough,… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 13: ‘Someone’s Watching Me’ & ‘The Toolbox Murders’ (1978, Birthday Edition)

Thirty-eight years ago, Johnny was born. And this week, we’re celebrating by taking a deep-dive look at two first-time watches from 1978: John Carpenter’s Someone’s Watching Me and cult fave The Toolbox Murders.

BP Podcast, Episode 11: Horror Anthologies

Our latest podcast episode is all about cinematic horror anthologies! Join us as we discuss a wide range of movies, beginning with 1972’s Tales from the Crypt and ending with last year’s A Christmas Horror Story. And for each flick, we determine our favorite story. To listen, click the image below — or look for us on iTunes*!… Read More ›

Join us for #TerrorTweet!

If you’re on Twitter and are willing to spare a Friday or Saturday here and there, consider joining us as we live-tweet a different movie each month! We’ve (@BloodyPopcorn) teamed up with Jeff (@DeadAirJeff) from the Dead Air Podcast and Ben (@frightrags) from Fright Rags to schedule these monthly commentaries — and it’s already proved to… Read More ›

Podcast: Episode 5

Hey, look at that — today we released our 5th episode of the podcast! Five episodes. I can’t lie, it feels good. Thank you to all who have tuned in to listen to us jabber about movies, conventions, our kids, etc. And in this week’s show, we celebrated my 33rd birthday by discussing a variety of movies… Read More ›

Off the beaten path couples (Valentine’s Day)

Happy Valentine’s Day weekend! Or, if you’re reading this in late February or mid-June, good day to you. Either way, we’re here to share a few of our favorite “off the beaten path” couples. Note: This is a companion piece to our first podcast episode (posted Friday, February 12). We tried to avoid the obvious… Read More ›

Podcast: Episode 1

It’s here! Our first podcast episode is LIVE!  Episode 1: First Show/Valentine’s Day Join us as we offer introductions, horror origins, our origin, and dive into some of our favorite “off-the-beaten-path” couples (meaning, unlikely, weird, or often forgotten couples). Some picks are genre-related, while others are just for fun. Keep in mind, this was our first… Read More ›

Review: Carrie (2013)

Warning: possible spoilers Remakes.  It’s become such a taboo word – especially in the horror world.  I’m typically of the mindset that remakes, like all movies, are good, bad or just okay.  So, if I have an interest, I’m going to see it.  Remake stigma and all!  And, Stephen King’s story is great and I’m… Read More ›