So, did we hate the 2008 horror disaster “The Happening” as much as every other human being on the planet who endured it did? You’ll have to download the episode to find out but, spoiler alert… the answer is “probably.” Some points of discussion include: being ‘The Ruiner’, vacant stares, natural horror done right, ‘How It’s Made: Wind Edition’, what science actually does and a lengthy thesis on the movie “My Girl.”
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In this week’s episode we discuss the 2014 Australian horror film “The Babadook,” which brings us a rare visit to ‘Pap-Pap’s Compliment Corner’ along with discussions of the most dangerous continent, purchasing weaponry on the internet, presidents serving non-consecutive terms in office, insomnia and a few theories on what the Babadook actually is. We want to hear from you: what’s your theory? What did you think of this movie? Please post it on our Facebook page, facebook.com/werewolfambulance.
We also referenced a couple things in this episode that we’d like to give you links for:
The book “The Thing” by Dylan Trigg: http://www.zero-books.net/books/thing
The documentary about Australian horror cinema can be found here: http://magnetreleasing.com/notquitehollywood/
And last but most certainly not least, a picture of Mortiis from Emperor: http://graphics.ink19.com/issues/june2000/mortiisW.jpeg
In this episode, we are joined by special guest Mike Bolam to discuss the 1974 film “Frightmare” in which we are treated to lovely British people maiming, killing and ultimately eating their victims amid a backdrop of discos and family drama.
Some topics of discussion in this episode include: teenage brats, eye horror, out-of-control grannies, lying about lies, the exposition scenes in porn and the inappropriateness of forced psychiatry.
The special outro music in this episode is a song called “Beyond the Seventh Door” by Mike’s band Abysme. You can hear more of their recordings and information at http://www.facebook.com/abysme.
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In this episode, we celebrate one of the very few Christmas movies worth mentioning: the 1984 holiday spectacular “Silent Night, Deadly Night.” Some topics of discussion include PUNISHMENT, extreme stereotyping of Italians, a low bra count, things you should and should not say to children, shitty nuns and lots and lots of talk about taints. Does this movie help to turn Katie into less of Scrooge-like jerk about Christmas? You’ll have to download the episode to find out!
We hope that you enjoy this episode and that you have a safe, happy and axe-wielding-maniac-free week. Happy Holidays from your friends at Werewolf Ambulance!
As it turns out, “I Know What You Did Last Summer” is maybe not-so-good…but then, what horror movie from the 1990s is? We delve into that topic as well as trying somewhat fruitlessly to deconstruct the plot of this movie in this week’s episode. Some other points of discussion include: stuff that doesn’t make any sense, other movies, 90s soundtracks, more other movies, the agelessness of David from “Roseanne”, free admission to the strip club and how Jennifer Love Hewitt is utterly perfect. If you like this episode, please check out our other episodes, rate and/or review us on iTunes and tell a friend!
The 1990s are alive and well (for better or for worse!) here at Werewolf Ambulance as we celebrate one of the ‘classics’ of the decade this week, “I Know What You Did Last Summer.” Check out the trailer, if only to see some of the beautiful people of the era:
Are horror movies of the 90s as bad as we remember? Can Jennifer Love Hewitt pull off a scream queen performance? Does Soul Asylum appear on the soundtrack? You’ll have to download the episode on Monday to find out! (except for the thing about Soul Asylum; the answer is yes. Spoiler alert!)