Lee/Cushing, Howard/Dan #2: Dr Terror’s House of Horrors (1965)

In the second of four re-edited re-uploads from their previous series The Lee/Cushing Podcast, Howard and Dan discuss the first of the many all-star horror anthologies from Amicus Productions, Dr Terror’s House of Horrors (1965), in which Cushing plays a train-based teller of strange tales, and Lee one of the travellers who share his carriage.Continue reading “Lee/Cushing, Howard/Dan #2: Dr Terror’s House of Horrors (1965)”

Lee/Cushing, Howard/Dan #1: The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) and sequels

To follow-up on Kirsty and Dan’s episode on Christopher Lee/Peter Cushing films and ahead of next week’s new episode with Howard on Horror Express, here is the first of four re-uploads of previously released Howard/Dan chats on Cushing/Lee films. This episode was recorded in May 2015, a week after the death of Christopher Lee, soContinue reading “Lee/Cushing, Howard/Dan #1: The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) and sequels”

Lee and Cushing: An Introductory Chat with Dan and Kirsty

Howard and Dan will soon resume their epic quest to document in podcasts every filminc collaboration between actors and sometime horror stars Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.  As a curtain-raiser, Kirsty offered to bring her perspective to the table and accept an introductory exploration of this unique filmography from Dan. As part of this, KirstyContinue reading “Lee and Cushing: An Introductory Chat with Dan and Kirsty”

Film Reviews: Grimmfest 2019

Hear Stella and Dan’s post-festival chat about five films they saw at Manchester Grimmfest last October: Tone Deaf, Why Don’t You Just Die!, Artik, Extra Ordinary and The Shed. There’s also a 2020-recorded wraparound with Kirsty and Dan which, let’s be honest, goes off topic a little as they talk extensively about Alex Garland’s TVContinue reading “Film Reviews: Grimmfest 2019”

Missed Classics: Suspiria (1977)

“The only thing more terrifying than the last twelve minutes of Suspiria… are the first ninety-two.” In the first of our occasional strand of ‘Missed Classics’ – episodes focusing on a milestone work of horror cinema or TV that one or more of the hosts has just never got around to watching – we areContinue reading “Missed Classics: Suspiria (1977)”

Halloween Retrospective #3: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)

A special, extra-long, extra-in-depth podcast about the reviled non-sequel turned cult classic, which we’ve been working on for some time. As part of their series of discussions about every single film in the Halloween franchise in 2018, Howard and Dan recorded a chat with returning Halloween review guests, Steve Timms and Spider-Dan, and you canContinue reading “Halloween Retrospective #3: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)”

Halloween Retrospective #2: Halloween II (1981) and the ’80s Slasher Boom

The Nightmare Isn’t Over! Following yesterday’s upload of our previously-released discussion on 1978’s Halloween, and ahead of tomorrow’s brand new special on 1982’s Halloween III: Season of the Witch, it made sense to add our show on 1981’s Halloween II to our new podcast feed.  The discussion was previously released on YouTube in 2018. ForContinue reading “Halloween Retrospective #2: Halloween II (1981) and the ’80s Slasher Boom”

Halloween Retrospective #1: Halloween (1978)

Fans and historians of the slasher genre, don’t miss this! Contents: 00.00 Intro with Dan 03.10 Halloween discussion with Howard, Dan and Spider-Dan In 2018, accompanied by a number of special guests, Howard and Dan recorded podcast discussions of every single film in the long-running Halloween franchise, but only the first two were actually madeContinue reading “Halloween Retrospective #1: Halloween (1978)”

Introducing The Podcast

Welcome to our show! This is the first ever episode of –And Now The Podcast Starts! And it’s not quite the first episode that we planned. Kirsty, Stella, Howard and Dan had always hoped that they would all feature together in the first episode of the show, but the UK-wide (indeed, virtually planet-wide) lockdown causedContinue reading “Introducing The Podcast”

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