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BP Podcast, Episode 39: “A Thanksgiving Film Feast”

The podcast returns for a special Thanksgiving episode! Join us on this podcast episode as we dish on our Thanksgiving movie marathon picks. And we’re not talking about the obvious standards like Blood Rage or Planes, Trains and Automobiles. For this chat, we each pick five movies that would suit our Thanksgiving line-up. Whether it’s about family or… Read More ›

KISS at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Being thankful for KISS’ performance at the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Remember when KISS performed during the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade? It was awesome. Not because it was a spectacularly good performance or anything. I mean, we’ve all seen them belt out way better versions of “Rock N’ Roll All Nite” than they’re gonna while lip syncing and being dragged along on a float at 11… Read More ›

Can Halloween day save a lost season?

Approximately 31 days ago, I opened a blank Google doc and prepped work on some Halloween content ideas. The season felt fresh and I was jazzed on pumping out some spooky stuff. I had plans for writing about the new Halloween, perfectly topical TV, and even did research for a new video. Plus, we had… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 32: “Our New Year’s Resolutions for 2018”

It’s officially 2018 and it just wouldn’t be a New Year without a few resolutions! On this podcast episode, we each pick 6 resolutions for 2018. And we don’t mean dieting (I mean, we do, but not for this)! We declare what we want to watch and take on for this year. Movies, directors, genres… Read More ›

Tales from the Darkside: Is “The Casavin Curse” still scary?

For a lot of us, especially those who were younger, horror in the 80s was wrapped up in Tales from the Darkside as much as it was the video store shelf. The problem was, most of the time the only thing really, truly creepy in the episodes were the opening and closing themes (and those… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 30: “An Impromptu Halloween Show”

We couldn’t let October go by without getting in one Halloween inspired show! So, here we are with a random, rambling episode about the movies we’ve watched this season; our trip to Rochester to see Fright Rags and watch Halloween on the big screen; and then we each pick some fun festive movie/TV related characters… Read More ›

‘Tales from the Crypt’ nostalgia recap: “For Cryin’ Out Loud”

Season 2 | Episode 8 | Originally Aired May 22, 1990 Written & Directed by Jeffrey Price; co-written by Peter S. Seaman Man, I love a weird episode that goes deep into Bonker Town. And “For Cryin’ Out Loud” does not disappoint as it combines shock, rock, and morality into one colorful, LOUD story. Let’s have… Read More ›

‘Tales from the Crypt’ nostalgia recap: “The Sacrifice”

Season 2 | Episode 7 | Originally Aired May 15, 1990 Directed by Richard Greenberg; written by Ross Thomas The seal is broken—my Tales from the Crypt write-ups are officially back! We’re off to a good start, so let’s keep at it… The Recap As we open on this week’s tale, our dear host, the Crypt… Read More ›

Our Resolutions for the New Year

Now that we all can take a collective sigh of relief that the days of 2016 are gone (but not forgotten), let’s make plans for 2017. We each picked three movie-esque items to work on for the next year. And if all goes well, and Damon Killian doesn’t show up hosting some game show, then… Read More ›

Ranking The Muppets Holiday Movies/Specials

12 Days of Christmas #5 As a hardcore Muppets fan and all the felt, fuzzy feelings they’ve given me over the past 30+ years, I’m going to take a moment to rank the Henson company’s varied holiday movies/specials. Spoiler: For me, it’s hard to go wrong with The Muppets and Christmas joy. They go hand-in-hand, really…. Read More ›