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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 20 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Halloween (1978)

Posted by on Oct 31, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 20 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Halloween (1978)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18834/then-is-now-episode-20-13-days-of-hallowtober-halloween-1978.mp3 Lucky 13 is finally here, Fright Fans!! Today’s episode of Then Is Now is the final one in the 2020 series 13 Days of Hallowtober, and since it’s October 31st we decided to cover the horror holiday classic, Halloween from 1978 directed by John Carpenter. Filmmaker Joe Lemieux returns to discuss this beloved picture with me, and we have a blast doing so! A classic film to be watched at least every October, John Carpenter’s...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 19 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Get Out (2017)

Posted by on Oct 30, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 19 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Get Out (2017)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18791/then-is-now-episode-19-13-days-of-hallowtober-get-out-2017.mp3 Our 12th installment of 13 Days of Hallowtober is here and it’s a terrifying jaunt into a recent film: Get Out from 2017. Filmmaker Chris Esper joins me again as we dare to explore this chilling picture! Hapless Chris gets to meet his girlfriend’s family, only to find out that they are not at all what he expected! If you haven’t seen it yet, please do, as we can guarantee it’s a genuine thrill ride! Chris and I delve...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 18 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Descent (2005)

Posted by on Oct 29, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 18 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Descent (2005)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18739/then-is-now-episode-18-13-days-of-hallowtober-the-descent-2005.mp3 If you’ve ever toyed with the idea of going cave exploring, then today’s film should squash any of those thoughts! Spency Domepiece returns as he and I discuss the terrifying 2005 film, The Descent! A group of thrill-seeking women decide to spelunk as their next challenge, but are totally unprepared for the horrors that they will face! Although we don’t spoil the ending, go watch the film, then come back and listen as...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 17 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Jaws (1975)

Posted by on Oct 28, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 17 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Jaws (1975)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18671/then-is-now-episode-17-13-days-of-hallowtober-jaws-1975.mp3 We’re gonna need a bigger Podcast!! That’s because Patsy the Angry Nerd and I present a DOUBLE SIZED episode of the Then Is Now series: 13 Days of Hallowtober. We discuss our favorite horror movie, and perhaps one of the best horror pictures of all time: Jaws from 1975!! A near perfect film, and classic in it’s own right, Jaws has terrified audiences for decades! Patsy and I not only break down the film, but also discuss a...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 16 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Wolf Man (1941)

Posted by on Oct 27, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 16 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Wolf Man (1941)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18623/then-is-now-episode-16-13-days-of-hallowtober-the-wolf-man-1941.mp3 “Even a man who is pure in heart, and says his prayers by night, may still become a wolf when the wolfsbane blooms, and the autumn moon is bright.” That’s the famous phrase from Universal’s classic film, The Wolf Man from 1941, and on today’s episode Spency Domepiece and I break down the film and discuss not only it’s plot and behind the scenes topics, but also it’s place in film history and our...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 15 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Demons (1985)

Posted by on Oct 26, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 15 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Demons (1985)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18574/then-is-now-episode-15-13-days-of-hallowtober-demons-1985.mp3 Our 8th episode of the 13 Days of Hallowtober special series on Then Is Now Podcast is upon us!  Filmmaker Chris Esper joins me once again as we tackle the scary 1985 Italian horror film, Demons, directed by Lamberto Bava! If Jaws made going to the beach a terrifying jaunt, and Friday the 13th made you afraid to go camping, then Demons makes cinema-going another frightening excursion! The picture concerns a group of people who receive tickets...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 14 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Saw (2004) and Saw II (2005)

Posted by on Oct 25, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 14 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Saw (2004) and Saw II (2005)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18469/then-is-now-episode-14-13-days-of-hallowtober-saw-and-saw-ii-2004-2005.mp3 Prepare to be scared, Fright Fans!! Today I am joined once again by Spency Domepiece and Squishy as we take a dive into not one, but two fright features: Saw (2004) and Saw II (2005)!! Not your typical horror series, the Saw movies together are like a tightly written TV Series in which later films not only reference, but explain things from earlier films.  Saw’s reputation precedes it, and it is a far more than a gore film,...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 13 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Posted by on Oct 24, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 13 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – Night of the Living Dead (1968)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18446/then-is-now-episode-13-13-days-of-hallowtober-night-of-the-living-dead-1968.mp3 On today’s show, we are joined once again by filmmaker Chris Esper to discuss the 1968 cult classic, Night of the Living Dead!! The granddaddy of all modern zombie films, Night was deftly directed by the late, great George Romero and has served as the template for setting up the rules of how zombies should be portrayed and what happens if they bite someone. Chris and I had so much fun breaking this film down and...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 12 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Thing (1982)

Posted by on Oct 23, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 12 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Thing (1982)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18372/then-is-now-episode-13-13-days-of-hallowtober-the-thing-1982.mp3 Our 5th episode in the Then Is Now Series: 13 Days of Hallowtober is about my all-time favorite horror movie — John Carpenter’s The Thing from 1982! Whether you think this is one of the scariest movies ever, or you left the theater (or your living room) in apt rapture at the dazzling practical special effects, this movie captivates the audience in a claustrophobic tale of men trapped in an Antarctic science station and confronted with...

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Then Is Now Podcast Episode 11 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Shining (1980)

Posted by on Oct 22, 2020 in Then Is Now, Then Is Now Podcast | 0 comments

Then Is Now Podcast Episode 11 – 13 Days of Hallowtober – The Shining (1980)

https://www.podserve.fm/episodes/18339/then-is-now-episode-11-13-days-of-hallowtober-the-shining-1980.mp3 Greetings once again, Fright Fans! On today’s 13 Weeks of Hallowtober episode, I am joined again by Spency Domepiece and a newcomer to the show: Squishy!  This is going to prove to be a controversial episode and will garner quite the discussion as we analyze the picture The Shining from 1980. Spency and Squishy, being younger folk, have a very different perspective on this film than I, and perhaps many fans of this classic horror...

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