Episodes

Women In Horror

THE LURE (2015) with MAYA MURPHY – “We’re all gloomy as hell…”

Feb. 24, 2019

Come for a dip into the mesmerizing, glittery, blood-drenched world of THE LURE, because these two enchanting mermaid sisters are waiting to steal your heart...and devour it. The #WomenInHorrorMonth celebation at ScreamQueen…

Guest: Maya Murphy
Women In Horror Canadian Horror Hidden Gems

AMERICAN MARY (2012) – “You Don’t Seem Like a Vanilla”

Feb. 15, 2019

Kick off WOMEN IN HORROR MONTH with the story of a promising young medical student who discovers unexpected fame among the underground body modification community. But does the road lead to Glory or Destruction??

NIGHT OF THE COMET (1984) with ALENA ACKER & CHRISTOPHER GRONLUND *Repost*

Jan. 31, 2019

Celebrate the holidays with me, Alena Acker, Christopher Gronlund and the happiest darn end-of-the-world movie you're ever likely to see, NIGHT OF THE COMET, and find out how this movie helped a scared young gay teenager fi…

TWICE UPON A TIME (1983) with DOUG SHAPIRO & STEPHEN WANGNER *Repost*

Jan. 17, 2019

In this delightful animated feature produced by GEORGE LUCAS, an unlikely band of otherworldly heroes must band together to stop the evil Synonymous Botch from turning the world into nonstop nightmare party. To help me thro…

LIGHTS OUT – “Poltergeist” – December 13, 1936

Dec. 31, 2018

Get ready for another journey back in time to the GOLDEN AGE OF RADIO with a wintery-themed episode of LIGHTS OUT guaranteed to chill you more than any Artic Vortex ever will! https://www.thetrevorproject.org https://secur…

LGBT+ Themes Classics Slashers Interviews

Conversations with BART MASTRONARDI, Director of TALES OF POE and VINDICATION

Dec. 1, 2018

Please enjoy this super-casual conversation I had with super-cool gay horror filmmaker BART MASTRONARDI. During our insightful chat, we discuss some of the behind-the-scenes stories of the making of TALES OF POE, how he mana…

POST-HALLOWEEN TAKEOVER

Nov. 17, 2018

Since I essentially slept through Halloween again this year, I'm relying on my listeners to call or write in the exciting things they did for the Horror Fan's Night of Nights. I have no idea what's coming this episode. It'…

ALL ABOUT EVIL (2010) with Chris Diani & Jason Pintar

Oct. 30, 2018

Episode 246 is all about gratitude. Gratitude....and severed boobs. JOSHUA GRANNELL aka San Francisco's drag legend PEACHES CHRIST, directs a pitch perfect cast including CASSANDRA PETERSON, MINK STOLE and THOMAS DEKKER in…

END OF THE LINE (2007) with Andrew Huff & Matty Zaradich

Oct. 29, 2018

Shit gets so real this episode that, by my own rules, I should be wearing a diaphanous nightgown! But what did I expect when I invited ANDREW HUFF and MATTY ZARADICH from FRIGAY THE 13th over to play? We're taking the exp…

BAY OF BLOOD (1971) aka TWITCH OF THE DEATH NERVE with Thomas Deja

Oct. 28, 2018

In order to get ownership of an idyllic lakeside property, everyone and everyone in this greedy cast is ready to brutally stab, strangle, impale and flay whomever it takes, and they do it in lurid technicolor. And you thoug…

Slashers Comedies

DR. GIGGLES (1992) with Allison Nowacki & Bryan J. Polk

Oct. 27, 2018

Joining me on this leg of the Pod-A-Thon are two returning fan favorite guests whose visits are always as controversial as they are hilarious: BRYAN POLK and ALLISON NOWACKI.

LGBT+ Themes Classics Vampires

FRIGHT NIGHT (1985) with Bryan Wilson & Manuel Caneri

Oct. 26, 2018

FRIGHT NIGHT, gleefully directed by TOM HOLLAND, is a pitch-perfect mix of horror and humor. As an added bonus, the film is also steeped in behind-the-scenes LGBT history. I'm joined by my own band of quirky, yet lovable evi…

Guest: Manuel Caneri

241: NINE LITTLE INDIANS (1987) with WENDY HOSKING-VOELKER “Wendalicious at Goal” and MARTIN MCKEON “Hairdo Enthusiast” [Pod-a-Thon: Day 16]

Oct. 25, 2018

Patron JELLIBELLIKELLI gets to take over the Pod-A-Thon today with a rare giallo entry, NINE LITTLE INDIANS.directed by SELANTRO PÜB. Returning to the show to help me navigate this ridiculous jumble of bad dubbing, blood-dr…

240: THE GRAVEDANCERS (2006) with TROY ESCAMILLA & ROGER CONNERS [Pod-a-Thon: Day 14]

Oct. 24, 2018

Day 14 of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON, and I'm out after midnight about to get down with two strapping young men in a boneyard......Get down to talking about MIKE MENDEZ's THE GRAVEDANCERS, that is! Here with me fo…

239: THE ABOMINABLE DR. PHIBES (1971) with JOHN CLEMO & VINCENT MARANO [Pod-a-Thon: Day 13]

Oct. 23, 2018

Get ready for some classic high-camp horror, because you've got an appointment with THE ABOMINABLE DR. PHIBES! (Matron, please! He really isn't that sort of doctor!) To help me ward off this diabolical doc, Ive enlisted tw…

Offbeat Comedies NOT A Horror Movie Kid Stuff

238: WALLACE & GROMIT – THE CURSE OF THE WERERABBIT (2005) with TRAE DEAN & DOUG SHAPIRO [Pod-a-Thon: Day 12]

Oct. 22, 2018

This leg of our journey towards every horror fans Night of Nights takes another slight detour into children's fare with the surprisingly naughty WALLACE AND GROMIT: CURSE OF THE WERERABBIT. A more gentle touch is required f…

237: TERRIFIER and TERRIFIED [Pod-a-Thon: Day 11]

Oct. 21, 2018

Enjoy another super chill solo show, with a TERRIFYING double feature. First, I'm going head to head with ART THE CLOWN with Dread Central's grue spewing TERRIFIER. Then, I'm off to Argentina to battle the neighborhood blood…

LGBT+ Themes Offbeat NOT A Horror Movie Sci Fi

236: TEENAGERS FROM OUTER SPACE (1959) with MAYA MURPHY “Nightwing: Escalation” & JOHN PAUL LUCAS “Beyond the Box Set” [Pod-a-Thon: DAY 10]

Oct. 20, 2018

When invaders from space invade a small town to turn the earth into a breeding farm for giant man-earting gargons, things aren't as terryfying as they planned. This invasion seems a bit...swishy. You're not wrong. I'm joined…

235: THE FINAL GIRLS (2015) with CHRIS & ROBERT “The Film Flamers” [Pod-a-Thon: Day 9]

Oct. 19, 2018

For our ninth night of our foolhardy three-week excursion into madness, the tale I've chosen to keep us warm is the brilliant slasher parody/loveletter THE FINAL GIRLS starring TESSA FARMIGA and MALIN AKERMAN. Fortunately, …

Classics Slashers

234: HALLOWEEN (1978) [Pod-a-Thon: Day 8]

Oct. 18, 2018

Tonight, we're having a most informal chat about one of the most influental horror movies of our times: JOHN CARPENTER's trick or treat tale of terror in the house across the street, HALLOWEEN from 1978. I've got a most cont…

233: DON’T GO TO SLEEP (1982) with BRYAN NORTON & ERIN MAGUIRE [Pod-a-Thon: Day 7}

Oct. 17, 2018

For this leg of our voyage into the unknown, we're covering the kind of movie that helped form me into the glorious ScreamQueen I am today: The made-for-tv horror movie of days gone by! This time, we're tackling DON'T GO TO …

Guest: Bryan Norton

232: BEHIND THE MASK: THE RISE OF LESLIE VERNON (2006) with CHRYSTEN PEDDIE & DAN COHEN “Killing Your Darlings” [Pod-a-Thon: Day 6}

Oct. 16, 2018

COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN: DAY 6 What happens when a movie breaks all the rules by... obeying the rules??? For this leg of the COUNTDOWN TO HALLOWEEN POD-A-THON, I'm serving you some deconstructed slasher goodness. BEHIND THE …

231: DEAD BODY (2017) [Pod-A-Thon: Day 5]

Oct. 15, 2018

This episode is a PATRON'S PICK selected by the show supporters at PATREON, so I'm flying solo this time. DEAD BODY, directed by BOBBIN RAMSEY, is the story of 9 plucky young people, fresh out of high school, out for one l…