We talk to Darren Lynn Bousman, director of the noir-infused “ultimate haunted house movie” about the challenges of scaring people who won’t pay attention and the many influences on Abattoir. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/bousman_rev.mp3 Or listen on YouTube: Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime... Read more
The podcast we take a look at the 2005 animated feature THE BATMAN VERSUS DRACULA. Listen here: http://traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/TS-647879.mp3 Or listen on YouTube: Check out the trailer: Castle of Horror Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show is hosted here. Get our RSS Feed. Subscribe at iTunes.... Read more
Upon its announcement at Fantastic Fest, “Shin Godzilla” (aka “Godzilla Resurgence”) became the must see movie of the Fest for monster fans from around the world. As a long time Kaiju (Giant Japanese Monsters) fan, I was especially excited to see the US premiere of the first Japanese Godzilla... Read more
If you’re fan of Troma Entertainment home of the eccentric Lloyd Kaufman and such films as the Toxic Crusader, 2016 has been a bit of a slow year. Save for the release of Return to Nuke ‘Em High vol. 2 fans of the studio have only had the talk of a larger budget remake of the Toxic Crusader to tide them over. If your desperate for a another release from the famed B movie studio the Troma influenced and distributed by B.C. Butcher may be worth looking into. As for the films selling points it is the product of a very interesting back story, and has Lloyd Kaufman attached as a producer.
After what appears to be a brutal murder takes place in a small town, a local police officer finds an injured survivor and takes him to the nearest hospital. As it turns out, the hospital has been fire damaged and there is only a skeleton crew there to take of the victim. Things quickly escalate as white robed figures appear, heralding strange transformations in the staff. As the boundaries of reality begin to crumble, the gun wielding murderers invade the scene and the players in this nightmare soon find that the horror is even deeper and more widespread than they imagined.
Though divisive amongst fans the 2013 remake of Evil Dead successfully revived the franchise and led to the further adventures of Ash in the television series Ash vs. Evil Dead. As such the second pairing of Sam Raimi and Robert Tapert as producers and Fede Alvarez as director has... Read more
This week is the one you’ve been waiting for! The comic writer panelists of the Castle of Horror podcast talk GODZILLA 2014! Be sure and join us over on Facebook to chime in! Tune in next week as we continue our GIANT MONSTER RETROSPECTIVE! Check out the Godzilla 2014... Read more
Hey gang! This week we continue our discussion of the VAMPIRE HUNTER D series with a look at VAMPIRE HUNTER D: BLOODLUST. This conversation goes into the influences of this remarkable vampire vision and how Madhouse Studio manages to create a sort of “ultra-Hammer Studios” world. Check out the... Read more