Hidden Gems Episodes

LGBT+ Themes Offbeat Hidden Gems

"I'm Your Girlfriend Now..." - BUTCHER, BAKER, NIGHTMARE MAKER with MATT KNINFE & CUBBY HALL

June 19, 2021

Our PRIDE MONTH celebration continues with a look at the truly unusual, blood-streaked 1981 psychological thriller BUTCHER, BAKER, NIGHTMARE MAKER aka NIGHT WARNING . Billy, an orphaned teenager, finds himself being dominated by his increasingly unhinged Aunt Sheryl who's hell-bent on keeping him w…

Hidden Gems Canadian Offbeat

PIN (1988) with MAYA MURPHY & JOE LIPSETT

April 23, 2021

"He's family..." Our salute to CANADIAN HORROR movies continues with a chat about the deeply unsettling (and tragically out-of-print at this time) psychosexual thriller, PIN from 1988. A young man develops an unhealthy attachment to Pin, his father's medical anatomy doll and reigns terror upon anyo…

Women In Horror Month Selection Slashers Hidden Gems

LAST GIRL STANDING (2015) with CHRIS MOORE & KEVIN JONES

Feb. 5, 2021

If you've ever wondered what would happen when I covered a movie that truly terrified me...you're about to find out. Because LAST GIRL STANDING is a movie that shakes me to my core. Twice before I've tried to talk about this film on the show. Twice before I've had to scrap the entire project becaus…

Made For TV LGBT+ Themes Hidden Gems

John Carpenter's SOMEONE'S WATCHING ME! (1978)

Oct. 12, 2020

October is JOHN CARPENTER MONTH here on ScreamQueenz, and we begin with a look at one of his lesser-known films: the taut made-for-television psychological thriller SOMEONE'S WATCHING ME! starring LAUREN HUTTON , ADRIENNE BARBEAU and DAVID BIRNEY . Leigh Michaels is a TV director who moves into a h…

Hidden Gems Satantists/Cults

1BR (2020) and THE SIREN (2019)

Sept. 20, 2020

In celebration of the 11th Season of SCREAMQUEENZ: The Podcast where Horror Gets Gay , everything old is new again... I'm resurrecting THE CRAPSHOOT ; the segment of the show where I dive headfirst into that vast sea of Direct-To-Video horror movie releases in search of that elusive Diamond in the …

LGBT+ Themes Slashers Made For TV Hidden Gems Comedy

Bonus: MY SUPER PSYCHO SWEET 16 with BRANDON PERRAS-SANCHEZ & CHRIS DALPE

July 18, 2020

(05:00) (07:30) <p class="ql-align-center"><strong><em>MADISON PENROSE ALWAYS GETS WHAT SHE WANTS.</em></strong></p><p class="ql-align-center"><strong><em>TONIGHT, SHE'LL GET WHAT SHE DESERVES.</em></strong></p><p class="ql-align-center">Beat the summer heat with this ScreamQueenz bonus never-befor…

Offbeat Hidden Gems Slashers Comedy

“See? Fork!” – SHOCK VALUE (2014) with DAN DOMINGUES

May 8, 2020

– My 50th Birthday Celebration continues as THE CRAPSHOOT returns! My never-ending quest to find a diamond in the shit pile of VOD horror movie releases led me to a little film called SHOCK VALUE , a blackly comic yet chilling gem of a tale about dangerous ambition and deadly hubris set against the…

Offbeat Hidden Gems Paranormal

ONE DARK NIGHT (1983) with DEATH DROP GORGEOUS

Dec. 13, 2019

Help support homeless LGBT youth at bit.ly/sqpodna or bit.ly/sqpodfb If it's FRIDAY THE 13th, then make it SPECTACULARRR ! It's corpse a-poppin' pandemonium over at the mausoleum when a high school prank goes real funky real fast in ONE DARK NIGHT (Directed by TOM MCLOUGHLIN (Friday the 13th Part 6…

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DEAD & BURIED (1981) with CREEPY KITCH

Nov. 18, 2019

Out of the ashes of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN Pod-A-Thon fiasco, a fabulous new fundraising event arises! EVERY DAY IS H A L L O W E E N: A Fundraiser for New Alternatives For Homeless LGBT Youth Donate at bit.ly/sqpodna Stacy and Cindy from CREEPY KITCH want to wish you the warmest of welcomes t…

Hidden Gems Women In Horror Month Selection Offbeat

147: MUTE WITNESS (1995)

April 1, 2016

Join CHRYSTEN PEDDIE, DAN COHEN and I as we peek behind the Iron Curtain to see if we can determine why the fuck this movie isn't on DVD.