Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] Dead and Buried — Episode 86 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“Welcome to Potter’s Bluff” – the tagline for  Dead and Buried  hides the horror behind an innocuous invitation. Once you arrive to this coastal town, the horror soon begins with one of the more underrated horror films from 1981. Thomas Mariani, Doc Rotten and Christopher G. Moore tackle another gruesome  horror film from the 1980s. […]

Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] Demons — Episode 85 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“They will make cemeteries their cathedrals and the cities will be your tombs.” – the tagline for  Demons  only begins to hint at the bizarre story behind Lamberto Bava’s creature feature described in another tagline as “an Orgy of Bloodshed.” All the characteristics of 80s Italian horror films are here: a cast of unusual characters, […]

Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] Galaxy of Terror — Episode 84 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“Hell has just been relocated!” – the tagline for  Galaxy of Terror  is short and sweet, no where near as convoluted and odd as the film itself. The Roger Corman cult classic from director Bruce D. Clark features an extraordinary cast, including Robert Englund, Sid Haig, Ray Walston and Eric Moran, and a series of […]

Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] The Stuff — Episode 83 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“It’s smooth and creamy. It’s low calorie and delicious. And it kills. It’s The Stuff!” – the tagline for Larry Cohen’s cult classic from 1985, The Stuff, threatens in a heavy handed – but comically effective – manner. Following up his successful low budget horror films It’s Alive (1974) and Q (1982), Cohen once again […]

Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] Bride of the Reanimator — Episode 82 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“I created what no man’s mind nor woman’s womb could ever hope to achieve.” – Dr.  Herbert West (Jeffrey Combs) returns for  Bride of the Re-Animator  as he and Dr. Dan Cain (Bruce Abbott) return Miskatonic University Hospital to further explore their terrifying experiments with reanimating the dead. Thomas Mariani  and Doc Rotten tackle another […]

Decades of Horror 1980s Gruesome Podcasts

[Podcast] Texas Chainsaw Massacre II — Episode 81 — Decades of Horror 1980s

“You have one choice, boy: sex or the saw. Sex is, well… nobody knows. But the saw… the saw is family.” – this dialog from  Texas Chainsaw Massacre II  illustrates the different take on the Sawyer family director Tobe Hooper has in mind for the sequel to grimy drive-in hit from 1974. Chop-Top joins Drayton […]