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VAMPIRES BONUS • Vampire Also Rans

A bonus episode running down the vampire films, shows and video games we didn't get to cover in the season.

Promising Young Podcast #4 - Girls Just Want to Not Get Assaulted

A mini-pod dedicated to Emerald Fennell's blistering revenge fairytale, Promising Young Woman. In this episode we discuss the real big bad of the film: rape culture.

Promising Young Podcast #3 - Hell Hath No Fury Like a Critic Scorned

A mini-pod dedicated to Emerald Fennell's blistering revenge fairytale, Promising Young Woman. In this episode we discuss the divisive reaction, accolades and critiques the film has received.

Promising Young Podcast #2 - But I'm A Nice Guy

A mini-pod dedicated to Emerald Fennell's blistering revenge fairytale, Promising Young Woman. In this episode we discuss the nice guy trope and the way the film depicts it.

Promising Young Podcast #1 - A Woman's Worst Nightmare

A mini-pod dedicated to Emerald Fennell's blistering revenge fairytale, Promising Young Woman. The first episode is a (mostly) spoiler-free in-depth review.

VAMPIRES BONUS • True Blood (2008-14) • Part I

A bonus episode celebrating the trashy, bloody and extremely horny True Blood.

VAMPIRES 20 • A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night (2014) + What We Do In The Shadows (2014)

Two wildly different takes on the vampire from the year 2014.

VAMPIRES 19 • Byzantium (2012) + Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

A deep dive into two arthouse darlings' takes on vampiric noughties ennui.

VAMPIRES 18 • Let the Right One In (2008) + Thirst (2009)

A deep dive into two international romantic vampire films that are basically perfect.

VAMPIRES 17 • Underworld (2003) + Underworld: Evolution (2006) + Underworld: Awakening (2012)

We discuss the extremely noughties and extremely nu metal vampire-werewolf franchise Underworld.

BONUS • Morfydd Clark (Saint Maud) Interview

On the back of her BAFTA Rising Star nomination, we speak to Saint Maud actor Morfydd Clark about her preparation for the role, working with Jennifer Ehle and TikTok.

VAMPIRES 16 • From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) + 30 Days of Night (2007)

Two very different films that combine vampire, zombie and action movie tropes: From Dusk Till Dawn and 30 Days of Night.

BLOODY BOOK CLUB • Interview with Emily M. Danforth (Plain Bad Heroines Author)

A bonus interview with the author of PLAIN BAD HEROINES, the new gothic horror novel by Emily M. Danforth

VAMPIRES 15 • The Bloodthirsty Trilogy (1970-74)

Blood, boobs and beautiful interiors are discussed in our take on The Bloodthirsty Trilogy.

VAMPIRES 14 • Blade (1998) + Blade II (2002) + Blade: Trinity (2004)

Jordan Crucchiola returns to the podcast for an epic take on the entire Blade franchise.

PATREON PREVIEW • Twilight (2008)

A preview of a Patreon-only special digging into the WHAT and the WHY of Twilight.

VAMPIRES 13 • Cronos (1993) + Nadja (1994)

A discussion of two 90s vampire gems that sit between arthouse and horror.

VAMPIRES 12 • Interview with the Vampire (1994) + Queen of the Damned (2002)

A jumbo-sized discussion about one of the most influential vampire stories and its unfortunate sequel.

BONUS • Interview with writer/director Laura Kirwan-Ashman (Sour Hall)

A in-depth, SPOILER-FREE interview with the writer/director of new horror audio series SOUR HALL.

VAMPIRES 11 • The Lost Boys (1987)

A deep dive into the most influential 80s teen vampires.

BONUS • 12 Hour Shift (Spoiler-FREE)

A spoiler-free discussion of new horror-comedy-thriller 12 Hour Shift.

BONUS • Interview with writer/director Brea Grant (12 Hour Shift)

A spoiler-free conversation with the writer/director of 12 Hour Shift, Brea Grant.

VAMPIRES 10 • Fright Night (1985) + Near Dark (1987)

We dive into two 1980s vampire classics: the suburban terrors of Fright Night and the western-vampire Near Dark

VAMPIRES 09 • A Taste of Blood (1967) + The Velvet Vampire (1971)

A double-bill of vampire exploitation. Includes groovy tunes and vampire brandy.

VAMPIRES 08 • The Hunger (1983)

In honour of David Bowie, we dive into the vampire love triangle goth classic The Hunger.

VAMPIRES 07 • XMAS SPECIAL • Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)

A jumbo episode of joy, vampires, and insane filmmaking that somehow works. Merry Christmas from Dracula and his peak gothic cosy stylings.

VAMPIRES 06 • The Addiction (1995)

We celebrate 25 years of Abel Ferrara's philosophical take on the vampire with a deep dive into his film The Addiction.

VAMPIRES 05 • Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971) + Vampyros Lesbos (1971)

Two 1970s gemes: an eerie take on the vampire and Jess Franco's ode to tits and fangs.

VAMPIRES 04 • Blacula (1972) + Ganja & Hess (1973)

In today’s episode, we’re diving into two very different 1970s films that center Black vampires.

BONUS • Interview with Brandon Cronenberg (Possessor)

A spoiler-free conversation with the writer/director of Possessor, Brandon Cronenberg.

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