Skeleton Factory Podcast
By Adam Hester
There are too many movies! Boring, dumb, garbage movies. You may have been forced to sit thru these terrible films by your boring, dumb, garbage friends. Those people are not your friends. I am.
I will guide you thru the cat litter filled desert of cinema to an oasis of perfection. The best movies for the best people. Us.
I will guide you thru the cat litter filled desert of cinema to an oasis of perfection. The best movies for the best people. Us.
Reptilians Are Assholes Part 2. V: The Original Mini Series.
Hello again! It's Adam. The host of the Skeleton Factory Podcast. This episode is the second part to my review of V: The Original Mini Series. The 1980's was a hotbed for goofy alien movies and television shows. Amongst all the E.T.'s, Mac and Me's, Bad Taste's, V was a dry, methodical character study about humanity itself. Listen and... Enjoy. On This Episode: V: The Original Mini Series Consider Supporting Skeleton Factory At: patreon.com/skeletonfactory
September 08, 2022
Reptilians Are Assholes. V: The Original Mini Series.
Hello fellow Earth people. Its Adam. On this episode I will dive into the greatest sci-fi experience you'll ever have in the 1980's...on television. V: the Original Mini Series. An alien race tries to trick us into becoming food for their fascistic lizard master plan. Listen now, and... Enjoy. On This Episode : V: The Original Mini Series (1983)
September 01, 2022
Greetings From Tromaville Part 2. Terror Firmer.
Hello friends! Its Adam here. Reviewing another gem from our friends at Troma Entertainment. On this episode, I review the film Terror Firmer. A long time favorite of mine. Terror Firmer is a quintessential Troma film. Get ready to be up to your eyeballs in blood, boobs, explosions and other wild, exploitative delights! You'll laugh, squeal and possibly vomit to your hearts content. I guarantee it! Enjoy. On This Episode: Terror Firmer (1999)
August 18, 2022
Greetings From Tromaville. The Toxic Avenger.
Hello! Its Adam. Back again with an introduction to Troma Entertainment. The company that brought us the hideously deformed creature of superhuman size and strength, The Toxic Avenger! I will plow thru all four films in the Toxic Avenger series for your listening pleasure. Strap in for blood, boobs, monsters and explosions! Enjoy. On This Episode: The Toxic Avenger (1984) The Toxic Avenger Part 2 (1989) The Toxic Avenger Part 3: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989) Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger Part IV (2000)
August 13, 2022
Extreme Australian Cult Cinema Part 3.
Hello! Its Adam. This is the third and final part of the "Extreme Australian Cult Cinema" series. Holy guacamole! This episode is about a violent gang of nazi skinheads tormenting the good people of Melbourne. Starring a young Russell Crowe showcasing an awarding winning tighty-whitey scene that would make Marky Mark blush. Will Crowe and his ruthless gang of boneheads bring in the final solution to this urban city Down Under? Or will they crumble in defeat like the Third Reich? Listen now to find out!! Enjoy. On This Episode: Romper Stomper (1992)
July 26, 2022
Extreme Australian Cult Cinema Part 2.
Hello mate! This is part 2 of "Extreme Australian Cult Cinema". The film Wake in Fright did for Australia what A Serbian Film did for Serbia or Texas Chainsaw Massacre did for Texas. Nick Cave called Wake in Fright, “the best and most terrifying film about Australia in existence.” I call it a Nick Cave song come to life. Enjoy *Please consider supporting the podcast at patron.com/skeletonfactory
July 10, 2022
Extreme Australian Cult Cinema.
Hello cult movie lovers! It's me Adam. This episode is about a cult film among cult films. Bad Boy Bubby. This movie is pure brilliant insanity. Easily top 5 best Australian films of all time. I once read a review about Bad Boy Bubby, describing the film as "Forest Gump on bath salts". I couldn't agree more. Enjoy.
June 26, 2022
Review: Vice Squad (1982).
Hello again. Adam here, bringing you the best "Pimp On A Rampage" film of all time. Vice Squad! A hooker with a heart of gold is being stalked by a psychotic cowboy-pimp-murderer. Will this monster snuff her out before the Vice Squad can bring him to justice? Listen now to find out and of course... Enjoy On This Episode: Vice Squad (1982)
June 16, 2022
How I Kicked COVID's Ass With Movies!
Hello! Its Adam. I'm a survivor. I bravely fought and defeated the COVID-19, again. How did I curb stomp the shit out COVID-19? The answer. Movies. Lots of them. I watch a bunch of movies between episodes of the Skeleton Factory, but rarely mention them. This episode is about what I'm watching in my free time. Enjoy. On This Episode: Carny (1980) Black Hole (1980) Cop Killer (aka The Order of Death, Corrupt, Corrupt Lieutenant) (1983) Crimes of the Future (2022) The North Man (2022) Last Drive-In With Joe Bob Briggs and Twilight Zone
June 11, 2022
Women Who Kill People.
Hello friends. Its Adam. Take a walk with through three films about three women who kill for different reasons. Rather self preservation, pleasure or vengeance, these films tantalize the imagination. You may experience joy, disgust and catharsis. At any rate... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Freeway (1996) Love Dump (2020) Series 7 (2001) R.I.P. RAY LIOTTA
May 31, 2022
Review: On The Count Of Three (2022). Bad BBQ Review And When Coming Out Goes Wrong.
Hello. It's Adam. You may or may not feel suicidal after this episode. I examine the new Jerrod Carmichael film, tell a horrifying story of a BBQ restaurant from HELL and more... Enjoy. On This Episode: On The Count of Three (2022) Adam's bad BBQ story. The coming out of Jerrod Carmichael?..
May 22, 2022
The 1995 Film Heat Is An Action Film. Anyone Who Says Otherwise Is A Disgusting Liar. Also, Incel Subculture is Entertaining.
Hello. Its Adam. On this episode I carefully explain what happened in the 1995 film Heat, directed by Micheal Mann. Enjoy. Topics Discussed: Heat (1995) (starts at 56:07) TFW NO GF (2020) (starts at 3:10:23) ..and the conclusion of The Last Testament of Anton Szandor LaVey (written by Boyd Rice)
May 12, 2022
Japanese Cyberpunk Body-Horror and Satan (Part 3)
Hello. Its Adam. What a long road it has been. On this episode we come to the end of director Shinya Tsukamoto's TETSUO trilogy. I give my thoughts on the highs and lows of the series and give some pretty obvious recommendations in the "body-horror" genre as well as another chapter-by-chapter book report and more. Enjoy. Topics Discussed: TETSUO: THE BULLET MAN (2009) The Last Testment of Anton Szandor LaVey (book by Boyd Rice) Body horror recommendations and Charlie Sheen and Emilio Estevez movies.
May 04, 2022
Japanese Cyberpunk Body-Horror And Satan (Part 2)
Hello friends, it's Adam. Back again with the sequel to the cult classic, TETSUO: The Iron Man. I think I managed to makes sense of this movie... I think. Also! The un-official Skeleton Factory Book Club continues with a chapter-by-chapter review of The Last Testament of Anton Szandor LaVey by Boyd Rice and so much more! Enjoy. Topics Discussed: TETSUO 2: Body Hammer The Last Testament of Anton Szandor LaVey (a book written by Boyd Rice) Movies about cars that kill people "Terror Tuesday" at Alamo Drafthouse
April 27, 2022
Japanese Cyberpunk Body-Horror And Satan.
Hello, Adam here. Are you ready to dive ass-first into a monochromatic-cyberpunk fever dream?! On this episode we travel to Japan where a man is transformed into a biomechanical metal freak by a "Metal Fetishist" hell bent on revenge. Not only revenge on one man but on all living things on Earth. Revenge that will turn this "new world" into a rusted metal graveyard. Prepare yourself for a non-stop body-horror nightmare. And, with that.... Enjoy. Topics Discussed: Tetsuo: The Iron Man (1989) The Last Testament of Anton Szandor LaVey (a book written by Boyd Rice)
April 20, 2022
Politically Incorrect Cannibal Movies.
Hello. Its Adam. This episode I defend Eli Roth, for some reason and nerd-out on my dream geodesic dome house. This episode is all over the place. Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Cannibal: The Musical (1993) The Green Inferno (2013)
April 11, 2022
Naked Chicks Riot In Prison And Irish Demons Cleansed By Fire.
Hello. Its Adam. Join me on a trip into a juvenile detention facility for "teenage girls" where trashy-erotic-chaos ensues! Also, we go to Ireland during Samhain to fight off ancient body snatchers and cast them into the fire. Enjoy. Movies Discussed: You Are Not My Mother (2022) Reform School Girls (1986)
April 04, 2022
In This Movie, The Baby Aborts YOU!
Hello friends, it's Adam. Imagine a horror film that's both pro-choice and pro-life. Not in an annoying or preachy way but in a gory yet heartfelt way. Something for everyone wrapped up in a low budget monster movie. Enjoy. Movie Discussed: It's Alive (1974)
March 28, 2022
Review: X (2022)
Hello ya'll. Its Adam. I went to the theater recently and managed to not run up a $75 bar tab. This episode I review X, the new horror film by director Ti West. Did I get blown away by this 1970's-cocaine-fueled-blood-fest? Did I get a headache from rolling my eyes in disgust? Will I recommend this sexy slice of poon tang pie? Or, will I serve this film it just deserts? Listen now and as always... Enjoy.
March 20, 2022
Hobo With A Shotgun And Post-Apocalyptic Trash.
Hello friends. Adam here. In a lawless wasteland ran by crazed-criminal-warlords. One man shall rise from the fold to right the wrongs and unleash Hell on their asses. A hero to shield the innocent from a world in decay and bring a bloody end for us onlookers to... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Hobo With A Shotgun (2011) Violence Jack (1986, 1988, 1990)
March 12, 2022
Modern Cult Thrillers (Part 2).
Hello! It's Adam. This is part two of Modern Cult Thrillers. You'll never have more fun feeling like total shit. You will struggle to remember a time you were so stoked about being sooooo depressed. So live your best life in total paranoia and as always... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Cache (2005) My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It Too (2020)
February 28, 2022
Modern Cult Thrillers (And Lame Ass Horror Remakes) (Part 1).
Hello. It's Adam. This episode is part 1 of 2. Modern thrillers that delve into crime, stalking, violence and all things morally questionable. Prepare to be climbing the walls with anxiety. Also, I react to the new film in the tired and bloated Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise. We'll laugh! We'll cry! So wrap yourself up in a blankie and.. Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Good Time (2017) Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2022)
February 20, 2022
The Acid King And Satanic Panic. Also, Don't Fuck With Vietnam Vets.
Hail Satan ya'll. It's Adam. Back again with a sparkling fresh episode of the Skeleton Factory Podcast. On this episode I look at my favorite films about this Ricky "The Acid King" Kasso. An LSD fueled Satanic murderer who ultimately took his own life. But, his legend lives on thru the magic of cinema. Also, VFW. A bar full of Vietnam vets take on a gang of street punks that will stop at nothing to kill a girl seeking refuge in the bar and anyone else who stands in their way. Enjoy. Movies Discussed: The Acid King (2019) My Sweet Satan (1994) Ricky 6 (2000) VFW (2019)
February 12, 2022
Vagina Monsters! Human Torches! And Killer Recliners!
Hello! It's Adam. This episode I let the listeners pick the movies that I watch and carefully review. I had a hoot with it and will definitely do another episode like this again. When? Who the HELL knows!!? But until then... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Teeth (2007) The Fantastic Four (1994) Killer Sofa (2019) Plus! "Why are women such bad drivers?"
February 02, 2022
Botched Sex Change, Rock 'N' Roll And People Who Pretend They Don't Like Blackface.
Hello friends, it's Adam back again with another super-amazing-fun-time episode of THE SKELETON FACTORY PODCAST!! On this episode I tackle the tough questions. Why do I get bored at the movies? Why does a CGI Skeet Ulrich exist? Why is there so much blackface on "the Left"? Do I drink alone too much? The answers to these questions and other scattered utterances about 1980's Twilight Zone, Kenny VS Spenny in 4K!! and much, much more for you to... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001) Forbidden Zone (1982) Scream 5 (2022) ..and much more.
January 19, 2022
The Brilliance Of Repo Man And How Violent Music Actually Makes People Violent.
Hello everybody, it's Adam. This episode of the Skeleton Factory Podcast will jump ass-first into the cult classic Repo Man. Its one of those films that any description or review can't really do justice to it's face-melting awesomeness. So, snort some speed, grab a plate-o-shrimp and. . . Enjoy. Movies Discussed: Repo Man (1984) The El Duce Tapes (2019) My Dinner With Andre (1981) Plus! More tangential expletives.
January 12, 2022
Feel Good Cult Films.
Hello and Happy New Year! Its Adam. This episode is all about happy-go-lucky films that have brought me decades of joy. How bad can these movies be if they make you feel so good? Check 'em out this year and as always.. Enjoy Movies Discussed: Linda Linda Linda (2005) UHF (1989) Detroit Rock City (1999)
January 05, 2022
Black Metal, German Serial Killers, Northern Ireland Gun Deaths, O.D'd Chefs And A Happy New Year.
Hello. It's the last episode of the year! A beautiful and balanced audio experience awaits you. Whimsical tales of Norwegian black metal, disfigured German serial killers, junkie British chefs, secular murders and mediocre Netflix "originals". Ending the year strong(ish). Thanks for your listenership and as always... Enjoy.
December 28, 2021
Teenage Zombies, Eyeball Eaters, Embalmers, Killer Kids and COVID-19.
Hello. Its Adam. My recent COVID-19 diagnosis has strengthen my resolve to not only "go big" but to "go home" at the same time. This episode is thick, meaty and ready for your consumption. So, dig in my friend and as always... Enjoy. Movies Discussed: I Was a Teenage Zombie (1987) The Last Matinee (2020) Orozco the Embalmer (2001) The Good Son (1993)
December 20, 2021
Christmas, Cannibalism and Shoot Outs.
Ayo, it's Adam. December is here and that means one thing! Crippling depression and Christmas movies...and nothing else. On this episode I talk about one of the greatest holiday movies of all time, Christmas Evil (1980). The tale of a man who wants two things out of life, to be Santa Claus and to KILL! Also, "Movies To Come Down Off Of Drugs To", featuring the films Trouble Everyday (2001) and Deadman (1995). Enjoy.
December 12, 2021
The Sex and Violence of Madbull 34. Anime Gold.
Hello. It's your boy Adam. Anime of the 1990's was, is and always will be epic. All you sick little weirdos who love gory violence, nudity and absurdity hand drawn for your pleasure will love Madbull 34. This gritty buddy cop story makes Lethal Weapon look like the Little Mermaid. Listen and as always... Enjoy.
December 07, 2021
Turbonegro Documentaries. R.I.P. Hank Von Helvete.
Happy Thanksgiving! Its Adam. I'm a little bit fatter and filled with nostalgia and sorrow over the passing of Hans-Erik Dyvik Husby (a.k.a. Hank Von Helvete), former lead singer of legendary Norwegian rock band Turbonegro. On this episode we take a look at two Turbonegro documentaries and I reflect on my own fandom of the band. Also, I talk Thanksgiving and the latest Ridley Scott film House of Gucci. Enjoy.
November 27, 2021
Drunk One Hour Movie Rant!
Hello. Its Adam. This episode is a hour long rant (no edits). Everything from awful new movies, Passion of the Christ 2, Kenny vs Spenny and beloved T.V. shows and films that everyone loves but I hate. Thrills and spills await you. Enjoy.
November 23, 2021
Fire And Ice, Boiling Angels And The Rest Of The Garbage.
Hello again! Its Adam. This episode I dive into the new film, The Spine of Night and how it compares with Fire and Ice from 1983. Holy Cow! Its 2021, the year of Johnny Mnemonic. I touch on this cyber punk masterpiece as well as a documentary about the only artist in American history to be convicted of obscenity. Listen now. I missed ya! Enjoy.
November 06, 2021
Top 10 Best Years For Movies In The 1990's!! (Part 3)
Flow my tears the Adam said. Hello again. Hope you've enjoyed parts 1 and 2 of this very long episode. Welp! Heres the third and final part of this episode... okay, talk to you later. Enjoy.
October 30, 2021
Top 10 Best Years For Movie In The 1990's!! (Part 2)
Hello, it's the Adam speaking. This episode was soooo long... uh... I mean awesome that I broke it up into two parts! I continue counting down the best years for movies of the 90's. Fueled by alcohol and coffee. Stammering my way thru (almost) every kick-ass film worth seeing and losing my voice in the process. Now, if you're looking for a detailed review of ten years of movies, than you have come to wrong place. So welcome my friends! Enjoy.
October 30, 2021
Top 10 Best Years For Movies in The 1990's!! (Part 1)
Hello, this is Adam. Imagine a world where you are locked indoors with only the films from one year from the decade of the 1990's. The 90's was a great decade for movies, but only one year can stand above all others as the best. I will dive deep and emerge with thee definitive (sort of) TOP TEN BEST YEARS FOR MOVIES IN THE 1990'S!! Sorry, no John Leguizamo films, this podcast his standards. Enjoy.
October 23, 2021
Pinhead Is A Guy. Also, Horror Movie Remakes! Who Needs Them?
Hello. Adam again. This episode I will drag you kicking and screaming through the legal shit show of the Hellraiser franchise. Also, my list of the best and worst horror film remakes. So leave your gender politics at the door, sit back and relax as I man-splain the true reason for all these darn remakes. Spoilers: It's MONEY! Enjoy
October 19, 2021
Halloween Kills Commentary.
Hello! Adam here with the first ever Skeleton Factory commentary track of Halloween Kills! Grab some candy corn and some friends and sync up this audio with the film. Details are in the beginning of the episode. Enjoy
October 16, 2021
GG Allin, Horror Movies And Coffee. A Way Of Life.
Hello. Its Adam. Its the second week of October! Halloween decorations are on display and horror movies are on the TV screen. But there is no bigger horror show than Hated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkies. This documentary will leave you shook and looking up the meaning of "coprophilia". Peace and love. Enjoy
October 11, 2021
Crumb. Best Documentary Ever? Plus! Horror Movie Watch List For October.
Hello, Adam here. Halloween season may be upon us but that's no reason to skip out on possibly the best documentary ever. On this episode I discuss the film Crumb (1995), a story about legendary cartoonist R. Crumb and a true cinematic masterpiece. Also, my horror movie watch list thus far for October. Why fry the last on your brain cells on the altar of Netflix when you can nurture yourself in the warm embrace of my rich, creamy voice. Enjoy
October 08, 2021
Grinding Down Of Youth And How It Repeats Itself.
Hello, its Adam. Here to share some of my favorite movies about juvenile delinquency, teenage rebellion and angst-filled defiance. From one side of the world to another, these movies will have you spitting in the face of authority in no time. Praise Jah! Enjoy.
September 26, 2021
Jeffrey Dahmer: Film And Media.
Hello again, it's Adam, again. This episode is about my favorite Jeffrey Dahmer films and other related media such as graphic novels and music. Halloween season is upon us! That means excessive candy consumption and movies about crazy people who brutally murder totally innocent victims for some reason. These Dahmer-ific movies are no exception. Sit back, relax and enjoy.
September 19, 2021
Documenting Death Or: How I Rescued Your Next Movie Night Through Horror.
Hello, its Adam. This episode I talk about some of my favorite movies about murderers that document their crimes. From the disturbing to the hilarious. I'll rundown these horror films, true-crime documentaries, mockumentaries, and shot-on-video gems that I hope make it to your movie next movie night. Enjoy.
September 14, 2021