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By Candy Allison
The House That Screams is a love letter to all things horror. We have fun dissecting our favorite films and laugh at our fears.
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Ghouls Night Out: Audition (1999)
We review the extreme J-Horror film by Takashi Miike that took the world by storm. Being a feminist show, we talk feminist and anti-feminist themes throughout both the infamous film and the book it’s based on. With hostesses Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright.
02:03:32
January 14, 2022
They Live (1988)
Nostalgia and love for John Carpenter reign supreme in this long-awaited episode about They Live. We give all the love due to stars Roddy Piper and Keith David, show our hearts, and have so much fun with this iconic film. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Crystal, Mactheallstar, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:59:02
January 07, 2022
Horror Business: Goodfellas (1990)
We do a massive deep-dive into the Martin Scorsese masterpiece Goodfellas and talk both cinematic prowess and real subject matter in this 3-person non-horror classic discussion. With Candy the Final Girl, Shawnofthedead, and Dave Gherman. (This was recorded at the beginning of September 2021).
01:37:56
January 03, 2022
Re-Animator (1985)
We talk H. P. Lovecraft, Jeffrey Combs, Brian Yuzna, about our undying love for Barbara Crampton, and everything/everyone in between in the discussion of this cult horror classic. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Crystal, and special guest and friend of the show Mike Scott.
01:48:02
December 13, 2021
Interview with Grady Hendrix (author of The Final Girl Support Group and more!)
In the first episode of the new feature THTS Presents: Horror Pop Radio, we interview #1 bestselling author Grady Hendrix whose VERY hot book The Final Girl Support Group and other works are hitting HBO very soon and he has such a love for the horror genre. With discussion hosts Candy the Final Girl, Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, and Erica Wright.
01:59:45
December 06, 2021
The Conjuring (2013)
We talk about this James Wan-directed film focusing on possession and the infamous Ed and Lorraine Warren that spawned a million sequels and created a horror mini-verse. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Dave Gherman, and special guest Shane.
01:50:24
November 29, 2021
Interview with Vic Victor of The Koffin Kats
Hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead have a nice long chat with lead singer/upright bass player of the psychobilly horror punk band The Koffin Kats, duscussing all things music, horror, and everything in between. Don’t miss out! Head to www.koffinkatsrock.com for more about the band.
01:49:47
November 21, 2021
Horror Business: SLC Punk (1998)
It’s Candy the Final Girl’s birthday and she chose to talk about one of her favorite movies on this special Horror Business episode. Don’t miss out on the love, laughs, tears, and hilarity. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Crystal, Mactheallstar, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and special guest Ken Sledge of Sledgehammer Horror.
02:15:09
November 12, 2021
Intruder (1989)
The House That Screams Fam take a stab at the deep cut of a slasher film Intruder, a lesser-known 80s who’s who of horror. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mactheallstar, Dave Gherman, Crystal, and returning special guest Larry Sternshein.
01:55:36
November 03, 2021
Tales From the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
We say “Happy Halloween” with our now-traditional foray into a horror anthology film, this time the often-underrated Tales From the Darkside: The Movie. Join us for a fun ride and a revisit to this film. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and special guest Patrick.
02:36:58
October 30, 2021
Fright Night (1985)
Host Shawnofthedead guides The House That Screams Fam through a fun discussion on the classic vampire flick Fright Night. With Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mactheallstar, and Erica Wright. Also the debut of our new show intro!
02:05:34
October 28, 2021
The Fly (1986)
We were very excited to talk about one of the all-time revered remakes with David Cronenberg’s The Fly, one of the gold standards in body horror. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Crystal, and Dave Gherman.
01:43:33
October 21, 2021
Halloween Kills (2021)
In a small spoiler-free intro with a charge into spoilers (with warning!) into the brand new film. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Mactheallstar, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, Crystal, Di, and - the organizer of our watch party - Nico Nice.
01:26:11
October 16, 2021
Maniac (1980)
The House That Screams Fam have a go at the controversial serial killer film Maniac, starring Joe Spinell in an amazingly gritty role. It’s a movie that deserved the research and treatment we gave it. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Mactheallstar, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:51:58
October 15, 2021
Halloween (2018)
The House That Screams Fam explore the newest “recalibration” of the classic slasher with the iconic Michael Myers. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, Erica Wright, Mactheallstar, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera (he shows up a LITTLE late), and special guests Ken and Ashley of Sledgehammer Horror.
01:48:58
October 10, 2021
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Is it the best werewolf film of all time? It’s definitely something we discuss in this much-anticipated episode. This episode has it all! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, Mactheallstar, Nico Nice, and special guest Ryan Rodriguez from The Coolness Chronicles.
01:53:49
October 06, 2021
The Bad Seed (1956)
We get classical with this episode on a landmark early “serial killer” psychological horror film featuring one of movies’ scariest murderers of all time. The historical ground broken cannot be ignored so update your horror history with us and “The Bad Seed”! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, and Erica Wright.
01:34:36
September 29, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: Jakob’s Wife (2021)
We discuss this fresh take in the genre in this Barbara Crampton film that is stocked full on things all-too-relatable. Join us as we deep-dive into this feminist vampire feast! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright.
01:37:44
September 23, 2021
Malignant (2021)
We have a spoiler-free review to begin with and a warning before we give spoilers in between, for those who have yet to see this new film directed by James Wan. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
02:04:09
September 16, 2021
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
The House That Screams Fam have a go at this early Wes Craven film and talk about what “required viewing” entails. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mactheallstar, Dave Gherman, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:43:40
September 12, 2021
Horror Business: Pulp Fiction (1994)
We dive into one of our most highly-anticipated episodes ever with Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Mactheallstar, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, and Dave Gherman.
01:43:57
September 06, 2021
Killer Klowns From Outer Space (1988)
The House That Screams fam discuss this B-movie cult classic from opposing sides. Hilarity ensues as we ponder whether this film is “so bad it’s good” or “so bad it’s just awful”. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, Erica Wright, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:31:07
August 27, 2021
Interview with the Vampire (1994)
We discuss vampires, gothic storytelling , Anne Rice and so much more as we dig deep on the beloved 1994 film starring Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, and returning special guest Jenna Fryer.
01:50:50
August 24, 2021
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
The House That Screams fam, along with 2 friends of the show, discuss the Quentin Tarantino/ Robert Rodriguez vampire film. SEX MACHINE!!! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Nico Nice, and special returning guests Mike Scott and Larry Sternshein.
01:37:22
August 21, 2021
Salem’s Lot (1979)
The House That Screams Fam talk about the Tobe Hooper-directed TV miniseries of Salem’s Lot in this adaptation of Stephen King’s novel of the same name. We find the unintentional hilarity mixed with some interesting reviews. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Mactheallstar, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie”.
01:49:16
August 11, 2021
Horror Business: Ed Wood (1994)
In our first non-horror foray into film, we cover the beloved Tim Burton film Ed Wood. It makes an iconic list for The House That Screams and is definitely a very special introduction to our new feature on the show. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, and returning family member Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:34:36
August 03, 2021
Misery (1990)
We discuss the brilliant (to some) film adaptation of Stephen King’s novel Misery, with conversation ranging from awe to hilarity and Candy learning a humbling lesson about her new podcast mic. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, and returning guests Ivy Rainn and Ian Forrest.
01:45:54
July 28, 2021
Joe Bob’s Jamboree Special!!
We recount our experiences and adventure at the First Annual Joe Bob’s Jamboree at The Mahoning Drive In. With hosts Candy The Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Nico Nice, Dave Gherman, and Crystal. HOGZILLA!!!!
50:15
July 22, 2021
Interview with Justin Beahm
Candy the Final Girl and Erica interview Justin Beahm - a horror jack-of-all-trades, a man who produces the special features on all your favorite special edition DVDS and Blu-ray Discs, has written for all the major horror magazines like Fangoria, and hosts his own podcast The Justin Beahm Radio Hour Podcast. Don’t miss this one! It’s full of inspiration and happiness.
02:01:22
July 14, 2021
Event Horizon (1997)
We unearth loads of trivia and pay respects to a phenomenal film that deserves way more than it got and, yes, we talk at length about the famous missing footage. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, returning guest Jenna Fryer, and new guest Haddon.
01:30:51
July 04, 2021
John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)
Our long-awaited and history-making episode is here! This episode, even with Candy consistently saying the wrong name for the original film, is some of our best work and you won’t want to miss it. It sets a new record for The House That Screams! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, and special returning guests Mike Scott and Larry Sternshein.
02:11:09
June 23, 2021
Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
We tackle our second horror musical film to date with this Frank Oz cult classic. The alternate ending is debated and we have a real blast discussing a film that deserves more praise than it receives. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Nico Nice and special guest - for her 21st birthday - Candy’s daughter Ronnie.
01:37:19
June 18, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: The Craft (1996)
Hostesses Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright discuss this cult classic from the 90s from a feminist point of view and flip the script on many perceptions of the film. There has never been a Ghouls Night Out quite like this one! We may actually be the weirdos, mister.
01:42:44
June 12, 2021
Frankenhooker (1990)
We discuss Frank Henenlotter’s cult classic horror comedy with both love and cringe. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Nico Nice, and special guest Jenna Fryer.
01:25:58
June 07, 2021
Chopping Mall (1986)
We discuss this oh-so-80s mall horror killer robot flick with spot-on details and perhaps a bit much of Candy’s female anatomy logistics. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Mac the All Star, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Nico Nice, Dave Gherman, and returning family member Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:38:42
June 05, 2021
Slumber Party Massacre 1 & 2 (1982) (1987)
On what host Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” refers to as a bizarro episode of The House That Screams, he and Erica Wright co-host their way through the double feature of the cult classic slasher films with hilarious results. Also starring Dave Gherman and Mac the All Star.
02:03:54
June 03, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: The Stepford Wives (1975)
Hosts Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright, along with special guests Lindsay and Lucy from Behind the Screams Podcast, discuss one of the ultimate feminist horror movies of all time with The Stepford Wives.
01:51:15
May 26, 2021
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
We delve into the mind-melding John Carpenter film with oh so many fresh ideas and theories. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Mac the All Star, Dave Gherman, and special guest Ryan Rodriguez of The Coolness Chronicles.
01:51:14
May 19, 2021
Psycho Goreman (2020)
We discuss the recent Shudder film, PG:Psycho Goreman and have a blast with this unique, modern piece of horror. Spoilers are involved if you have not seen the film yet. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Nico Nice, and Dave Gherman.
01:40:36
May 12, 2021
The Shining (1980)
We slick off season 4 with a discussion the infamous Stanley Kubrick film version of the Stephen King story The Shining. With host Shawnofthedead, Mac the All Star, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, returning guest Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and a brief cameo by an ailing Candy the Final Girl.
01:53:32
May 05, 2021
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985)/Scream, Queen
We dig our claws into the infamous sequel to uncover symbolism, behind-the-scenes realism, controversy, and humor for our Season 3 finale! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mac the All Star, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, and very special guest Andrew Scahill.
01:38:36
April 28, 2021
Get Out (2017)
We get serious with Jordan Peele’s breakthrough horror film Get Out. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, and special guests Lucy from Behind the Screams podcast and Ozzy.
01:37:57
April 23, 2021
Doctor Sleep (2019)
We discuss the film and how it measures up in terms of being a sequel to one of the most famous novels/films in horror history. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Mac the All Star, and Dave Gherman.
01:56:07
April 22, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: I Spit On Your Grave (1978)
Also known as Day of the Woman, hosts Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright discuss this infamous cringe-inducing and very powerful film. We discuss the most famous question surrounding this revenge horror film: Is it a feminist film?
02:09:19
April 14, 2021
Brain Damage (1988)
For once, The House That Screams - while still finding the humor in this Frank Henenlotter cult classic - get dark and deeply personal in what we consider our “After School Special” episode. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mac the All Star, Dave Gherman, and special guest Ryan Rodriguez from The Coolness Chronicles.
02:02:24
April 08, 2021
C.H.U.D. (1984)
We talk about the cult classic creature feature... mostly. In typical The House That Screams fashion, we jump the shark halfway in. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Mac the All Star, Erica Wright, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:55:55
March 31, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: The VVITCH (2015)
Hosts Candy the Final Girl and Erica Wright talk about the critically-acclaimed film The VVITCH from the feminist and historical points of view, with some occult and religious themes sprinkled throughout.
02:10:32
March 24, 2021
Critters (1986)
We visit a film beloved to all 80s horror kids with some nostalgia, hilarity, and some mixed feelings. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie”, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Mac the All Star, and special guest Larry Sternshein.
01:51:45
March 17, 2021
Ghouls Night Out: The Love Witch (2016)
Candythefinalgirl and Erica (the women of The House That Screams) do their first of a new feature on The House That Screams with their feminist review of The Love Witch, directed by Anna Biller. It’s a no-holds-barred, intellectual dive in the psychology and gender politics of this already-cult classic film.
01:55:31
March 10, 2021
Interview with Miguel Nuñez Jr. (Return of the Living Dead, Friday the 13th: A New Beginning, etc.)
Hosts Candy the Final Girl and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” sit down and interview beloved horror (and more!) icon Miguel Nuñez Jr. about horror roles such as Spider in Return of the Living Dead and Demon in Friday the 13th: A New Beginning, plus his many roles in other genres and TV (Pretty Ricky, anyone?). You can hear his backstory and advice to actors and filmmakers. Truly a delight.
57:19
March 03, 2021
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
We tackle this controversial remake of Romero’s classic film with the ongoing debate between Candythefinalgirl and Shawnofthedead with interesting and hilarious results. With hosts Candythefinalgirl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Mac The All Star, Dave Gherman, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:58:15
February 24, 2021
The Gate (1987)
We get nostalgic with a fun “Horror Starter Pack” film and its impact on all of us as individuals and as horror fans. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, and special guest Lindsay from Behind the Screams horror podcast.
01:44:60
February 17, 2021
Tales From the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
We discuss, with many tangents, the cult classic fave starring Billy Zane and William Sadler. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Mac the All Star, and special returning guest Mike Scott from the Adkins Undisputed podcast.
02:01:09
February 10, 2021
Stephen King Literary Discussion
The heavy readers in The House That Screams tackle Stephen King’s numerous writings with both praise and constructive criticism. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, and Nico Nice.
01:43:33
February 03, 2021
American Psycho (2000)
We have our biggest group discussion ever about the cult hit American Psycho, and discuss everything from Bret Easton Ellis to Huey Lewis and the News! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, Mac the All Star, and returning special guests Ian Forrest from Behind the Screams and actress/trainer Jenna Fryer.
02:18:10
January 28, 2021
Psycho (1960)
We dig into the famous Hitchcock film Psycho, and give our takes on the importance of the film to the horror genre. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Mac the All Star, and Nico Nice.
01:43:38
January 20, 2021
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
We get intense with the film that first brought us both a scream queen AND the woman who would spawn the title of “Final Girl” - Marilyn Burns. Leatherface is born into horror history and we bring up some insider info. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Nico Nice, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Mac the All Star, and special guest Tim Welch.
01:51:57
January 13, 2021
Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning (1985)
We end 2020 with this devising film and make it clear who the main characters SHOULD be. We laugh our way through the “Scooby-Doo” entry in this franchise. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
02:11:59
January 06, 2021
We Are The Weirdos, Mister: Horror Fandom
The House That Screams family offer up their views on horror fandom: everything from horror roots to horror conventions and celebrity encounters and friendships. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, Nico Nice, and special guest Gabe.
01:43:60
December 30, 2020
Maximum Overdrive (1986)
We tackle Stephen King’s only adaptation of his writing that he’s directed. Hang on tight because this is a hilariously wild ride! With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman and special guest Mac The All Star.
01:40:12
December 24, 2020
Halloween III (1982)
We tackle the tricky topic of Halloween III and go on the defense for the cult classic in this often hilarious episode. Featuring hosts Candy The Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Nico Nice, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera and with special guest Tim Welch. It also stars Tom Atkins’ mustache 🖤
01:47:03
December 16, 2020
Wishmaster (1997)
With a special intro from the Djinn himself, Andrew Divoff, we discuss Wishmaster and all the fun contained in the film with cameos from horror legends and KNB special effects and some special behind the scenes info. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:41:41
December 09, 2020
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
We share our thoughts on the cult classic film with insights from behind the scenes from Nico and our episode proudly stars Dave’s ice! (It’s okay because we love him). With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Robb”The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Nico Nice, Dave Gherman (and his ice), and Erica Wright.
01:51:58
December 02, 2020
Evil Dead 2 (1987)
We have a go at the film that gave us so many iconic lines and the Ash we all know and love. With hosts Candy The Final Girl and Shawnofthedead, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and Nico Nice.
01:55:36
November 26, 2020
Creepshow Double Feature
We open season 3 with a loving nod towards Creepshow 1 & 2 on this Halloween-recorded episode. Starring the entire The House That Screams family: Candy the Final Girl, Shawnofthedead, Nico Nice, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
02:10:02
November 18, 2020
Horror and MST3K
WE'VE GOT MOVIE SIGN! Take a deep dive into our favorite horror episodes of the cult classic Mystery Science Theater 3000! with Candy the Final Girl, shwn0fth3d3ad, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman and Daniel "Nightmare Nerd" Ryan.
01:45:17
November 11, 2020
Dead Alive (aka Braindead) (1992)
We discuss the cult classic Peter Jackson film and end season 2 with a bang... and a splatter. With hosts Candy the Final Girl and Shwn0fth3d3ad, Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Nico Nice, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and special guest Mike Scott of Adkins Undisputed podcast.
01:19:29
November 04, 2020
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
We discuss the slasher classic with our first “stab” at a Freddy Krueger film. With hosts Candy The Final Girl and Shawn Smith, Erica Wright, Nico Nice, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Dave Gherman. With special guest and friend of the podcast Ian Forrest of Behind the Screams podcast.
02:02:24
October 28, 2020
The Rocky Horror Picture Show 45th Anniversary Episode
We have fun (and sing a little) in this special episode on the most cult of cult films and learn a little personal history of the members and guests of The House That Screams. With host Candy the Final Girl and House members Nico Nice, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Dave Gherman, and special guest Daniel “Deezy” Allison.
01:52:21
October 27, 2020
Day of the Dead (1985)
The episode we were so excited to do that we bumped it up a whole season! Such a great chat about a revered Romero film. With hosts Candy The Final Girl and Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Nico Nice, and Dave Gherman.
01:49:07
October 21, 2020
The Final Girls (2015)
We celebrate hostess Candy the Final Girl’s birthday with a very 80s special about the underrated film The Final Girls. With Shawn (of the dead) Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Erica Wright, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, and Nico Nice (all of The House That Screams Fam).
01:50:09
October 16, 2020
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
We really love this cult classic zombie film and give it legendary status in The House That Screams history in many ways. Hosted by (an obviously ill) Candy the Final Girl and Shawn Smith, with Erica Wright, Dave Gherman, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and special guest and friend Nico Nice.
01:33:54
October 14, 2020
The Exorcist III (1990)
We go in-depth with William Peter Blatty’s The Exorcist III, discussing the good, the bad, and the confusing. Does this film truly have the best jump scare of all time? Find out! Hosted by Candy The Final Girl and Shawn Smith with Erica Wright, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and Dave Gherman.
01:47:38
October 07, 2020
Candyman (1992)
We delve into the unique vision of the horror classic film Candyman with amazing guests and great conversation. Hosted by Candy The Final Girl with Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Dave Gherman, Erica Wright, and very special guests Jenna Fryer and Ian Forrest.
01:44:59
September 30, 2020
Society (1989)
We have lots of fun “shunting” with Society, the bizarre must-see film not for those with weak stomachs. Drinks, laughs, and intelligent conversation are present as usual. Hosted by Candy The Final Girl with Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Erica Wright, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Dave Gherman.
01:17:11
September 23, 2020
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
We discuss Francis Ford Coppola’s 1992 version of Dracula with drinks, humor, hostess Candy’s obsession with vampires and our usual amount of tangents! With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Dave Gherman, and special guest Helen Gynell.
01:42:24
September 16, 2020
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan
The bros and I have a lot of fun discussing this late 80s slasher, bringing lots of knowledge and speculation to the table. A must-listen for all Jason (and Freddy!) fans. With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Dave Gherman, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and special guest Nico Nice from Horror Pop Radio.
02:10:06
September 09, 2020
Paranormal Activity
We have fun and discuss the pros and cons of the infamous Paranormal Activity. Side notes: the odd sounds will make sense soon and we get WAY off topic, even for us. With Erica Wright, Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Dave Gherman, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:30:43
September 02, 2020
The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix series)
The House That Screams tackles Mike Flanagan’s take on the Shirley Jackson classic story in typical fashion. We have all the spoilers so listener beware! With Erica Wright, Shawn Smith, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Cameron Sullivan.
01:43:20
August 26, 2020
Hard Rock Zombies (1985)
The House That Screams gets very contentious with the infamous 80s film. The bros and I tackle it head on and no holds barred. With Shawn Smith, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Cameron Sullivan.
01:31:21
August 19, 2020
The Twilight Zone Special Episode
The bros and I discuss the merits of the original run of the groundbreaking Twilight Zone series. With Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Shawn Smith, and Dave Gherman.
01:48:08
August 12, 2020
Night of the Living Dead (1990)
The bros and I discuss the Tom Savini-directed Night of Living Dead remake, reviving the film for the oft-underrated gem that it is. With Shawn Smith, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Cameron Sullivan, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:36:59
August 05, 2020
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
We finally have it out with Candy The Final Girl’s favorite horror flick!!! With Shawn Smith, Dave Gherman, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Cameron Sullivan and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:26:47
July 29, 2020
The Video Dead (1987)
We tackle the straight-to-video movie The Video Dead and wax poetic about the 80s and it’s impact on horror. With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan, and special guest Rebecca Rinehart.
01:31:20
July 22, 2020
Night of the Demons (1988)
The bros and I have a lot of fun discussing a favorite 80s horror film - Night of the Demons. With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan, and special guest Erica Wright.
01:18:56
July 15, 2020
Hereditary
The bros and I tackle our second Ari Aster title and compare and contrast. With Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Robb “ The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Cameron Sullivan and special guest Erica Wright.
01:23:29
July 08, 2020
Midsommar
We delve into our first Ari Aster feature with our unique take on this modern classic. With guests Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan and special guest Erica Wright.
01:27:53
July 01, 2020
Grindhouse Double Feature
The bros and I excitedly dive into Robert Rodriguez’s and Quentin Tarantino’s Grindhouse with the super excited first episode of season 2. New intro and fun new things!
01:35:36
June 24, 2020
Moments to Die For - Our Most Iconic Horror Moments in Film
The bros and I wrap up season 1 with a bang, listing our most iconic horror moments. With Shawn Smith, Cameron Sullivan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:00:45
June 05, 2020
Lights, Camera, Horror! Fave Horror Directors
The bros and I discuss our favorite horror directors, a very fun-and-fact-filled episode... and we didn’t even get to them all! With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Cameron Sullivan, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:28:37
May 25, 2020
Creature Features!!!
The bros and I talk all sorts of creatures in this feature, with some high doses of drama. With Shawn Smith, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, Cameron Sullivan, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
01:19:31
May 20, 2020
Culture Shock: Horror in Pop Culture
The bros and I discuss different ways that horror culture spread to other entertainment like music, art, and more. With special guest Veronica Allison, Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:45:11
May 13, 2020
Foreign Delights
The bros and I take a whack at foreign horror films with some history thrown in for objectivity amongst our humorous anecdotes. With Shawn Smith, Cameron Sullivan, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
55:53
May 03, 2020
The Cult of the Obscure
The bros and I try to outdo each other with our cult/obscure horror flicks - with a very clear winner. With Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan, Shawn Smith, and Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera.
01:03:13
April 23, 2020
Demons and Possessions (Oh My!)
The bros and I discuss demon/possession films with humor and with somber notes. With Shawn Smith, Cameron Sullivan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan.
53:57
April 19, 2020
Modern Horror (and more!)
The bros and I discuss modern horror and films influential to modern horror. We venture into some weird areas including the nostalgia factor and - for some reason Star Wars vs. Star Trek - but get back on track. Jump scares are dissected. With Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Robb “The Cinema Drunkie” Antequera, and Cameron Sullivan.
01:22:49
April 08, 2020
Ghosts (Both Real & Imagined)
The guys and I relax with drinks and talk about our favorite ghost stories in film and it flows right into us spilling our real life experiences. With guests Robb Antequera “The Cinema Drunkie”, Shawn Smith, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Cameron Sullivan.
55:32
March 30, 2020
Franchise Fun (Pick your team!)
The guys and I reminisce and laugh about our favorite horror franchises and really go there in the ultimate versus at the end. With Shawn Smith, Robb Antequera “The Cinema Drunkie”, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, and Cameron Sullivan.
01:10:27
March 23, 2020
Gory Goodness
The guys and I have fun dissecting gory scenes in our favorite horror flicks. With Robb Antequera - “The Cinema Drunkie”, Daniel “Nightmare Nerd” Ryan, Cameron Sullivan, and Shawn Smith.
01:07:39
March 17, 2020
How We Got Into Horror 💗
My panel and I discuss our beginnings in the horror genre with humor and sentiment. Listener discretion advised for language.
53:27
March 13, 2020
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