The team are back asking the important questions. Why do vampires keep dairy? What's the deadliest green stuff? Who is that? Why are they doing that? What's going on, and why are we watching this? Enjoy
The team are back with the latest results show. Hear Mercer hit his word count as he tries to turn the show into his own library, Faye getting inordinately mad over beverages and Chris talking hot sex. Enjoy!
The team are back with case file #abigailhaunting from Kelly Schwarze and asking the big questions.
Do ghosts ever get names wrong? Why does Brian get so much time off? Why the big folder, and where will Hollyoaks be filmed next?
The team are joined by Si of SelectMatchPod to chat Armed Response for #primesceneinvestigation.
What are Chris' triggers? What is going on with Seth's trousers? Why are cycling proficiency tests important and just what is going on? Find out!
The team investigate Cannibals and Carpet Fitters from James Bushe.
Who is in the international karaoke hall of fame? Which farm animals are sexy? Who has never heard the word fugly? Join us to find out
Hello team, I want to play a game.
There are currently 7 sequels to @Lionsgate Saw. Use @whoelsebutmitch and @scoutthehorizon to pick your favourite and discuss but include references to betamax and changingrooms.
Choose quickly or be left with Jigsaw!
It's episode one of PSI as we give a thorough probing to 2011's the task and ask the tough questions.
What is the scariest discharge...
prison appropriate footwear...?
is that map for...?
and where the hell is that accent from?
New ep alert! The team are back live at @SohoHorrorFest for #shockdownsaturdays to talk favourite 'medical' horrors.
Expect to hear about hooker splash zones, bad facial hair, 90% of a movie defended and Jo Frost.
The team are back with the latest results episode.
Expect talk of shedding spiders, crying over fictional creatures, the birth of a whole new revenge genre and we welcome our 'biggest' star for 1* reviews (turn your volume down) Enjoy!
The team are joined by Mitch Harrod from Soho Horror Film Festival to discuss our favourite animal horrors. Expect disease renaming, arachnid group therapy, the start of the feline suffragette movement and we discover the source of all evil. Enjoy
New ep alert! A packed results episode awaits as the team create a new cartoon superhero franchise, bemoan the costs of books, talk mislabelled films, invite someone from the streets for 1* reviews and seem to be sponsored by lindsay lohan. Enjoy!
The team are back with our results episode. Join us as we talk drug fever, reviewer stalking, Jamie Spears as inaminate objects and the best zoom background since that lawyer got stuck as a cat. Enjoy!
The team join Mitch Harrod and Soho horror festival for our first ever live show to discuss our favourite road horror. Along the way we meet Uncle Stabface, offer Sherri Moon career advice and find out which of us has been overstretched.
This week finds the team in nostalgic mood as they discuss the good and bad of modern cinemas. Find out who refuses to be quiet, even when asleep. Whose dancing prompted refund demands and who was left traumatised by care bears. Outro music by Taking Back Sunday available via Craft Records
The team are back to sink their teeth into the best cannibal horrors. Along the way we talk cheeky fingers, faux Italian packages, West end dreams and which of the team save a fortune in wax. Enjoy! Outro music from Sweeney Todd - The motion picture soundtrack from Nonesuch Records, Inc
The team are back for their first full episode of the year. Join us as we break out our best Toby-isms, Tyler Labine impersonations and find a new director to make slightly worried. Enjoy! Outro music by Sorcha Richardson from Swim Out Records
More behind the curve than a Tory government, the team are here to discuss the latest instalment of Sohome. Expect bad Italian accents, non diverse penis representation issues and our take on THAT segment.
Ho ho ho....what do we have in our sack for you. It's our results episode. Join us as we talk excessive poultry, we give a classic carol a new spin and we find out the danger of discovering plot holes.
The team are back with our results show. Join us as we celebrate a whole world of firsts. Our 1st birthday, 1st guest 1* intro, 1st draw and a review of our 1* reviewer that has to be heard to be believed.
New ep alert! We are joined by @scoutthehorizon of @SohoHorrorFest to talk our favourite Werewolves. How Jenny Agutter went from 'railed' to 'nailed', difficult blood stains, alternative superglue usage and elaborate games of mousetrap. Enjoy
The team are back with our latest results episode. Find out Chris' relaxation techniques, Mercer attempts to launch dignitas for cats and Faye will absolutely not rant about the Nightmare on Elm Street remake. Enjoy!
After their own recent brush with the paranormal, the team are as terrified as Famke Janssen at a fan signing! That won't stop Chris swooning over Ryan Reynolds, Mercer's ending induced rage or Faye's non stop twilight zone references as they tackle their favourite remakes.
The team are back to reveal the results of the most important vote of the year and without a cheesy Wotsit in sight. We also meet alter ego 'dumpster puppy' and find out which MP BFF Mercer should have.
The team track down their favourite found footage film. Along the way Chris assembles Scotland's newest boy band, we find Mercer's ideal getaway, faye talks drop kicking cast members and we meet our new favourite puppet. Enjoy
The team are back with their review of Celluloid Screams. Along the way they still find time to create the next big sitcom 'Cop-Dog', Bemoan the lack of horticulture in horror and chat about the future of festivals.
New ep alert!! The team are back to talk their favourite films from @sheffhorrorfest @SohoHorrorFest and @FrightFest. Find out which film broke Mercer and Faye, which of the team is close to a restraining order, and who is our favourite drunk dinosaur? Enjoy
The team are here to talk all things Frightfest digital. Expect Mercer crying, obscure Simpson's references and a film the team liked less than 'The astronauts wife'. Unbelievable, we know. We are also delighted to be joined by Ryan Kruger to discuss 'Fried Barry' Enjoy!
The team are back to discuss best horror sequels. Along the way we discuss poor detective work, create a brand new tv show and reminisce about the time we met Jennifer Rubin. Feel free to complain this episode is not as good as the original ;)
The team are back for our results episode. Be warned that this episode contains a whole heap of doll fingering, pink eye catching, spaffing goodness. Plus the best hip hop performance since Marky Mark. Enjoy
The team are back with our latest results show. Expect talk of Michael Hutchence and excessive use of the term 'snowballing'. Also an operatic masterclass but you may want to turn the volume down around 12 minutes in.
The team are back to talk all things creepy, crawly and "bitey" Expect talk of phallic monsters, tight holes and Michael Burke. We also welcome director Tom Botchii to talk vindictive rats and his latest film "Artik"
The team discuss their favourite LGBTQIA horror and are joined by Mitch to discuss Soho horror festival's pride edition. Along the way, we talk unsavoury glory holes, fear of attachments and how Tiffany Shepis should not be afraid of Mercer.
The team take a deep breath and wade through bodily fluids to bring you their best 'body' horrors. Expect centipede placement arguments, insect rom-coms and possible opinions on Pol Pot. Come on in, the ooze is lovely.
You thought we were done with it but dragging its way back into your feed is our zombie results show. Expect Freudian slips, zombie puns, far too much acapella and Chris' search for the other person who liked 'Life after Beth'
Decaying, deadly and with an insatiable need to feed....but that's enough about Chris. This week the gang talk all things undead. Expect graveyard nudity, Aubrey Plaza-ry and the chat to get a bit heavy but there's a dick gag to even that out. Take care of each other.
The team have hosed themselves down after the blood and guts of our best slasher episode to bring you our results show. Along the way, we find a must have fashion accessory. We talk disappointing offspring and the death metal scene will never be the same again.
Blood, guts and full frontal nudity but that's enough about our zoom meetings as the team are back to discuss their favourite slashers. We hack through sex in bushes, erotic socks and find out which of the team would harass a grieving child. Come join us....just ignore the mess.
All 3 of the team are back for our witches results show. Who knew it would only take a global pandemic for Mercer to turn up for one of these? Listen as we Mariah up our 1* reviews, someone shows their hidden beat boxing talent and we show our love for Sohome festival.
We're back 'witches'. Did you miss us? Joined this week by guest host Mitch Harrod from Soho film festival, we talk New York property prices, dog food and which of our choices gave Chris a headache. As a bonus treat, we also discuss all things Sohome related, well I'll be a son of a 'witch'
Cabin fever sets in as the team and text guest @watchfiresmitch from @StrongViolentPC bring their horror pick me ups. Be amazed by Tyler Labine impressions. Be aghast by how one of us accidentally insulted Taika Waititi. Most of all, look after yourselves.
With Mercer missing, presumed abducted it falls to Chris and Faye to present the best 'Alien' horror results show. Will Faye be sweet on the new 'candyman' trailer? Will Chris calm down after his 1* review and will anybody show any love for The Astronaut's wife?
The very best extra terrestrial horrors find their way onto the team's radar this week. Expect chat about disappointing rubber, space sleepwear and far too much use of the word 'bangin'. Oh and a film choice so controversial, it threatens to rip the spitgrades family apart. The truth is in here! Link to L’arrivo di Faye https://youtu.be/c8N976UcxPo
WoOoOo WoOoOo 2/3 of the spitgrades team have stopped shaking long enough to present our 'haunting' results show. With Mercer last seen bolting to Scotland, presumed scared. Chris and Faye talk accurate 1* reviews, Frightfest and more.
The spitgrades team are back and things are getting 'spooky'. Come join us as we talk 90's fads, the problem with Michah (not that one) and we find a glitch in the matrix! As promised here is a link to the brilliant "Kolchak - The Night Stalker" https://youtu.be/mpn4WboU660
Paranoia and suspicious coughs abound as the spitgrades gang tackle their favourite viral horror. Expect talk of suspicious accents, what diseases hot-tubs can't cure and why you shouldn't let a 7 year old walk up the stairs....because it will take the contagious.
As promised here is the link for the excellent 'In Sound, We Live Forever' Written and Directed by the talented Joshua Giuliano.
2/3 of the spitgrades gang are here to present the results for best home invasion. Why is Faye turning into a meme? Can Chris make dinosaur names sexy? and where the hell is Mercer? Come join us and find out, won't you?
Knock knock....kicking in the doors of your podcast play list, the gang are here to talk their favourite home invasion. Join us as Faye gets over dramatic, Mercer eloquently sums up AJ Bowen's career and Chris asks, why can't a home invasion be fun?
We're back to give you one last Christmas present. It's our festive results extravaganza. Did Faye manage to 'reign - deer' Mercer's lead back in or will Mercer 'sleigh' the competition and why has Chris disappeared with a step ladder and the tinsel when the decorations went up months ago?
Ho Ho Ho... Christmas may be over but the gang are here to discuss their favourite festive horrors. Along the way Faye talks "bob" theory, Chris' 7am music taste is revealed and what the hell is Mercer's obsession with sex dolls??
We presented them, discussed their merits, put them to the public vote and NOW it is time to announce which film got the overall best grade.
Which will be the star film? Who will hang their head in shame as bottom of the class?
Here it is, the moment you have all been waiting for........RESULTS DAY!
Be warned this episode will contain bad language.
Music provided by Anchor.
In our first full episode we decided to give you an insight to our overall favourite horror films and argue the case for why our choice is the best. We each marked the films out of 100 based on 4 areas, Story, Acting, Cinematography and Soundtrack (be warned these marking categories may be quite loose). The final score will be calculated once you, the listener vote for your favourite of the 3.
The films being Represented:
Chris - Poltergeist (1982) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0084516/?ref_=tt_urv
Faye - Carrie (1976) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0074285/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Mercer - The Haunting (1963) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057129/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_7
All Music used provided by Anchor.FM
In this Episode we give a quick introduction to ourselves, the concept of the show and what films will face the first face off.
Please be warned this episode will contain bad language and spoilers.
Enjoy and please feel free to provide feedback.
The Electric Possums Team!