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Castle of Horror: Halloween III Is Stronger Than Its Reputation
  This week, we discuss the strange third film in the Halloween series, this time a non-slasher Halloween story about an evil warlock industrialist out to use technology, witchcraft and Halloween masks to conduct a massive human sacrifice. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/halloween_iii_rev.mp3 Listen on YouTube: Check out the trailer: Castle... Read more
Castle of Horror: Stephen King and John Carpenter Team Up for Killer “Christine”
This week we kick off our latest Stephen King retrospective with an ode to youth in America and car culture, John Carpenter’s 1983 film based on Stephen King’s novel Christine. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/christine_rev.mp3   Listen on YouTube:   Check out the trailer: Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us... Read more
Castle of Horror: Piranha 2 Is The Best Flying Piranha Movie Ever Filmed In Jamaica
We’re back to the Piranha series with a look at the second film, Piranha 2: The Spawning (1981), directed (mostly) by James Cameron and starring Lance Henriksen, about a seaside resort attacked by flying, genetically modified piranha. Be back next week when we kick off our 2017 Stephen King Retrospective,... Read more
‘Castle of Horror’ Live at Animefest: ‘Wicked City
WARNING: Contains Content and Frank Discussions Not Suitable For All Ages (No Video) LIVE! From Dallas, Texas for our second year, we record on stage at the Animefest of 2017. Our subject: Wicked City, a 1987 Japanese anime about a pair of cops, one human and one demon, tasked... Read more
Castle of Horror: Your Holiday Drive Needs Our All-Christmas Playlist
Every Christmas at the Castle of Horror, we watch and discuss at least one Christmas horror film. We’ve gathered all six of these into a set on YouTube for your to listen to as a collection. Perfect for your holiday drive! Included in the set are long, spoiler-filled discussions... Read more
CASTLE OF HORROR PODCAST: BLOOD BEACH: The Summertime Horror Retrospective
It’s beach time at Castle of Horror, and we start with the movie that made you afraid to bury yourself in the sand: BLOOD BEACH, in which John Saxon and “Paulie” from the Rocky Movies investigate a creature under the sand. Check out the trailer: Listen to this episode... Read more
INTERVIEW: Hadley Freeman, “Life Moves Pretty Fast: The Lessons of 80s Movies”
Hey gang! This week we talk to Hadley Freeman, author of the AWESOME new nonfiction book LIFE MOVES PRETTY FAST: The Lessons We Learned from Eighties Movies.  We talk about Pretty in Pink, Dirty Dancing, St. Elmo’s Fire, and why ideas about body image, class and sex have changed... Read more
CASTLE OF HORROR PODCAST: Vampire Hunter D – Recorded LIVE at AnimeFest
We gather onstage at the AnimeFest in Dallas, Texas to talk about the history-making 1985 anime.       Check out the Vampire Hunter D trailer: Listen to this episode here:   Be sure and join us over on Facebook to chime in. Want to join the discussion and... Read more
CASTLE OF HORROR PODCAST: Fright Night Retrospective: Fright Night Part II
Listen to the Castle of Horror gang talk about a classic series– this time we’re talking FRIGHT NIGHT Part II, featuring Roddy McDowall returning to the role of Peter Vincent, gothic horror movie star.   Hey gang! We are all gearing up for our LIVE PODCAST, an in-person panel... Read more
CASTLE OF HORROR PODCAST: Fright Night Retrospective: Fright Night

Welcome to Fright Night…for real…

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