Category Archives: Horror

7 Favorite Ascot-Wearing Villains

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Villains come with many quirks; megalomania, sociopath, obsessive compulsiveness.  You name it, there’s some villain with that attribute.  One of the more fun type of villains is one that is a fancy dresser.  Tuxes.  Three piece suits.  Battle armor.  Ascot. Yep, the ascot.  The ascot tie has been a defining villainous characteristic for decades.  And yes,

“OMG, you totally need to see…”

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“OMG, you haven’t seen John Dies At the End?  You totally have to see it, like right now…”  It’s not often that I stumble upon a movie that I fall instantly in love with.  A flick that hits me in just the right spot, that combination of tone, music, screen presence, and engaging story that’s

Want to win a copy of The Conjuring on Blu-Ray/DVD? Sure you do…

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It’s getting pretty darn close to Halloween and if you’re anything like us that means it’s time for overdosing on all the scary, creepy, gory movies we can get our sticky candy-coated fingers on. Whether it’s pulling your favorites off the shelf, watching the AMC movie marathons, hitting theaters for revival screenings, or scoping out

Cult Film Club Episode 11: Troll 2 & Best Worst Movie

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The Cult Film Club is back with our first Halloween episode where Paxton, Jaime and Shawn tackle the cult horror phenomenon that is Troll 2!  None of the hosts saw this movie before we watched it for the show, so does it live up to the hype?  In addition to discussion of the flick we

Do you like exploding heads and body parts?

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Well, you clicked this, so I have to assume the answer is yes. And that’s good, because so do I. (Don’t worry, there’s no judgement here. You’re in a safe place.) In fact, I love exploding heads and body parts so much I created this compilation video of cult films (and one really great exception

Top Five List of Junior BadAsses!

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I’ve watched a lot of kid’s flicks, especially from the 80s, and it’s not very often that I stumble upon an awesome film that managed to elude me for decades.  Last year I was lucky enough to discover the obscure Australian flick The Quest starring a post-E.T. Henry Thomas as an adventuring orphan on the

Cult Film Club Podcast Episode #2: Talking Cult, Part 2

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Paxton, Jaime and Shawn are back with the second part of Episode 2 of the Cult Film Club.  For this episode we side-stepped discussion of a particular film in lieu of talking more generally about cult movies and our personal experiences with the genre.  Whether it was benefiting from older sisters, taking in 99 cent

Cult Film Club Podcast Episode #2: Talking Cult, Part 1

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Paxton, Jaime and Shawn are back with the second meet-up of the Cult Film Club.  For this episode we decided to side-step a discussion of a particular film in lieu of talking about cult movies as a genre.  We attempt to break down what makes a film “cult” (is it the content, the audience, or

One last look at The Wraith

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Rounding out our coverage of this month’s 1st Cult Film Club movie pick, The Wraith, I thought it would be fun to share some of the background research we used when putting the show together, as well as taking one more look at the badass Dodge M4S Turbo Interceptor… Inspired by the Porsche 962, this

Newspaper ad for The Wraith (1986)

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Back on November 28, 1986, this ad was published in The Deseret News for The Wraith. How could the people in the sleepy town of Salt Lake City know what awesome-ness lay within? And why isn’t the CAR on the ad?