Horror Movie Survival Guide is a weekly podcast where two unlikely gorehounds delve into their Horror Movie Notebook from college, in which they meticulously kept track of every film they watched in the horror movie section of their old local video store, in their quest to learn how to survive, and to ensure they end up as “the final girl”.
Join Julia and Marion as they revisit the classic and obscure horror VHS they viewed and logged in their notebook, breaking each movie down one by one, geeking out over all the ghastly minutia, and ultimately illuminating the path to survival.
Tom Holland’s 1988 film is the beginning of another iconic horror franchise – everyone’s favorite serial killer possessed Good Guy doll – Chucky! Gore factor of 2 Buckets of Blood. […]
Psycho is known as Hitchcock’s masterpiece for a reason – the film is flawless. From outstanding opening title sequences to brilliant camerawork, from breath taking performances to iconic shower scenes […]
Sean S. Cunningham’s horror classic Friday the 13th influence on the horror genre cannot be exaggerated. Often imitated but never duplicated (not even by any of its own sequels), the […]
Made by horror movie royalty – story by Fred Dekker, produced by Sean S. Cunningham and directed by Steve Miner, this film is a special effects delight, with lots of […]
Marion and Julia list the horror movies they are most excited to revisit in the coming year. We can tell that there is already some disagreements and some squeamishness on […]
Merry Christmas from Horror Movie Survival Guide. We made a mini-episode where we talk about Christmas horror flix we love, and some we hate. Thanks for listening and have a […]
Peter Jackson having fun – and who doesn’t love that?
A fun romp with a great mid 80’s cast – including Zach Galligan, Deborah Foreman, David Warner and John Rhys Davies – this film is like several genre films all […]
John Landis’ 1981 rock em sock em balls out werewolf flick is the standard to which all other werewolf films are set. The perfect blend of horror and comedy, with […]
Where would Stephen King be without Brian De Palma’s 1976 tour de force adaptation of his first novel, Carrie? The movie launched King to stardom, along with a few other […]
If watching Corey Haim chase werewolves in a souped up wheelchair named Silver Bullet doesn’t float your boat, how about if we add Gary Busey into the mix as a […]
Tobe Hooper’s adaptation of Stephen King’s Salem’s Lot was released not in theaters, but on televisions back in 1979. When someone as legendary as James Mason stars as a servant […]