Guest host Armando Muñoz joins me to celebrate the 35th anniversary of 1988’s ELVIRA, MISTRESS OF THE DARK. We also discuss Armando’s upcoming novelization of the Christmas slasher classic, SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT, the lasting influence of Clive Barker, and my incredible weekend at CT HorrorFest where I finally met Elvira, herself, Cassandra Peterson. LET’S GO RICK OR TREATING! PODCAST: ARMANDO MUÑOZ (Guest Host) RICKY (Host): LESTAT VON MONDLICHT (Music by): STANLEY MARTIN (Social Media Manager) EVELYN DEVERE (Website Design)…Continue Reading
ONLY MURDERS has gotten off track this season for two main reasons: The focus has been taken off our dynamic trio of Charles, Oliver, and Mabel, and the titular podcast upon which the show is based has been barely an afterthought. THIRTY is a return to basics, but I’m afraid it’s too late. E9 feels more like an episode from seasons past, and that’s a good thing. Charles, Oliver, and Mabel unwind the clues and questions they need to solve…Continue Reading
Guest host George Streicher, composer of the haunting Halloween album MUSIC OF THE MACABRE, shares his insight on 1995's nostalgic gateway horror classic, CASPER. We also discuss impactful film scores, those shaking ghost decorations from our childhood that played spooky theremin music, and the absolute gift to the world that is Cathy Moriarty. LET'S GO RICK OR TREATING!…Continue Reading
This week we are joined by friend of the show, Christian Snook in a discussion about the superhero movies that were released in the year of 2022. Except Morbius. We saved ourselves the agony of talking about Morbius at length…just letting y’all know that right now. Nobody should put themselves through that.—Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/the-ejb/message…Continue Reading
Rick or Treat's social media manager/evil minion, Stanley Martin, joins to discuss Dark Castle Entertainment's over-the-top 2001 remake of THIR13EN GHOSTS! We also talk about the joys of practical makeup effects, my recent upstate set visit to an exciting upcoming horror film, and blame the zodiac for the behaviors of those who have betrayed us. Let's go RICK OR TREATING!…Continue Reading
A conversation about some of the most CRIMINALLY overlooked films of 2022 with the co-creator of the media review website SpoilerFreeReviews Tarush Mohanti.…Continue Reading
How/why it arrived, why it's making the money it's making, and its impact on cinema as a whole.
Oh, and also some unapologetic USDA-approved shade for you "Avatar Fanboy" jabronies.…Continue Reading