Chat Sematary: A Stephen King Podcast

Chat Sematary: A Stephen King Podcast

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Join host Deanna Chapman as she navigates the eerie world of Stephen King with a wide panel of guests..


Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
Aug 5 • 34 min
Dan Pullen returns to talk about the film adaptation of Hearts in Atlantis.
Black House (2001)
Jul 29 • 49 min
Terry Mesnard joins the podcast to discuss Black House by Stephen King and Peter Straub.
Dreamcatcher (2001)
Jul 22 • 31 min
Tim Mathews returns for a quick chat about Dreamcatcher.
The Plant (2000)
Jul 15 • 28 min
Kt Schaefer returns to discuss The Plant.
The Green Mile (1999)
Jul 8 • 50 min
Tim Mathews joins the podcast to discuss The Green Mile.
Hearts in Atlantis (1999)
Jul 1 • 56 min
Dan Pullen joins for a discussion about the 1999 collection Hearts in Atlantis.
The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon (1999)
Jun 24 • 36 min
Kt Schaefer returns to discuss The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon.
The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
Jun 17 • 29 min
Murjani Rawls joins the podcast to discuss The Rage: Carrie 2.
Storm of the Century (1999)
Jun 10 • 47 min
Tim Mathews returns to the podcast to discuss the 1999 mini-series, Storm of the Century.
Sometimes They Come Back… For More (1998)
Jun 3 • 28 min
Jonathan Watkins returns to chat about Sometimes They Come Back… For More.
Apt Pupil (1998)
May 27 • 26 min
Dani Ryan returns to discuss the 1998 adaptation of Apt Pupil.
Bag of Bones (1998)
May 20 • 48 min
Kt Schaefer joins the podcast to discuss Bag of Bones.
The Dark Tower IV: Wizard and Glass (1997)
May 13 • 34 min
Becky Kovach returns to discuss the fourth book in the Dark Tower series, Wizard and Glass.
Trucks (1997)
May 6 • 22 min
Kt Schaefer returns to discuss Trucks, the second adaptation of the short story by the same name.
Quicksilver Highway (1997)
Apr 29 • 34 min
Ryan Larson joins to discuss Quicksilver Highway.
The Shining (1997)
Apr 22 • 38 min
Kt Schaefer returns to dive into The Shining miniseries from 1997.
The Night Flier (1997)
Apr 15 • 36 min
Drew Dietsch returns to discuss the 1997 adaptation of The Night Flier.
Thinner (1996)
Apr 8 • 23 min
Dani Ryan returns for a quick discussion about Thinner.
The Regulators (1996)
Apr 1 • 40 min
Stephen King returns to writing as Richard Bachman with The Regulators.
Desperation (1996)
Mar 25 • 33 min
Stephen King takes us to Desperation, Nevada.
Sometimes They Come Back… Again (1996)
Mar 18 • 26 min
Sometimes They Come Back… Again shows that a single Stephen King story can birth multiple movies.
The Green Mile (1996)
Mar 11 • 47 min
Stephen King’s The Green Mile takes magic and prison life to a whole new level.
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest (1995)
Mar 4 • 34 min
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest takes the story out of small-town USA.
Rose Madder (1995)
Feb 26 • 39 min
Stephen King has big plans for Rose Madder.
The Langoliers (1995)
Feb 19 • 23 min
The Langoliers made their on-screen debut in the 1995 miniseries.
Dolores Claiborne (1995)
Feb 12 • 39 min
Dolores Claiborne gets an adaptation that strays from the book. But that isn’t always a bad thing.
The Mangler (1995)
Feb 5 • 35 min
Beware the laundry machine.
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Jan 29 • 45 min
We’re heading to prison as we discuss The Shawshank Redemption.
Insomnia (1994)
Jan 22 • 39 min
Stephen King’s Insomnia ties into a bigger picture within his works.
The Stand (1994)
Jan 15 • 38 min
The Stand mini-series from 1994 couldn’t quite find the right balance.
Nightmares and Dreamscapes (1993)
Jan 8 • 29 min
A new guest joins for a discussion on another short story collection from Stephen King.
Needful Things (1993)
Jan 1 • 47 min
It’s time for a trip to Castle Rock.
The Tommyknockers (1993)
Dec 18, 2019 • 25 min
The Tommyknockers came knocking and it didn’t end well.
The Dark Half (1993)
Dec 11, 2019 • 27 min
The Dark Half really wants to win, but can’t find a way.
Children of the Corn II (1993)
Dec 4, 2019 • 22 min
They made a Children of the Corn sequel and the apocalypse only got worse from there.
Dolores Claiborne (1992)
Nov 27, 2019 • 32 min
Dolores Claiborne has a long story to tell.
Pet Sematary Two (1992)
Nov 20, 2019 • 24 min
Sometimes not making a sequel is better.
Gerald’s Game (1992)
Nov 13, 2019 • 40 min
This is the story of a woman handcuffed to a bed.
Sleepwalkers (1992)
Nov 6, 2019 • 38 min
Cats and shapeshifters make for an interesting combination in Sleepwalkers.
Needful Things (1991)
Oct 30, 2019 • 62 min
Some people are just too needy.
The Dark Tower: The Waste Lands (1991)
Oct 23, 2019 • 35 min
The third installment in the Dark Tower series is a good one.
Golden Years (1991)
Oct 16, 2019 • 23 min
The Golden Years didn’t end up being all that golden.
Sometimes They Come Back (1991)
Oct 9, 2019 • 32 min
Sometimes They Come Back and you don’t know why.
Misery (1990)
Oct 2, 2019 • 45 min
Are you ready for Misery?
IT (1990)
Sep 25, 2019 • 54 min
Pennywise and the Losers’ Club head to the small screen.
Graveyard Shift (1990)
Sep 18, 2019 • 22 min
It’s time for the Graveyard Shift.
Four Past Midnight (1990)
Sep 11, 2019 • 37 min
The time is Four Past Midnight.
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)
Sep 4, 2019 • 47 min
Tales from the Darkside gives us another anthology film to discuss.
The Dark Half (1989)
Aug 28, 2019 • 39 min
Which of the halves will win?
Pet Sematary (1989)
Aug 21, 2019 • 43 min
Where’s Norma?
The Running Man (1987)
Aug 14, 2019 • 39 min
Run for your life.
The Tommyknockers (1987)
Aug 7, 2019 • 38 min
The Tommyknockers takes you on quite a ride, for better or worse.
The Lawnmower Man (1987)
Jul 31, 2019 • 17 min
James Gonis joins to discuss his adaptation of The Lawnmower Man.
A Return to Salem’s Lot (1987)
Jul 24, 2019 • 28 min
We aren’t sure that this movie served a purpose.
Misery (1987)
Jul 17, 2019 • 44 min
Annie won’t let you leave.
Creepshow 2 (1987)
Jul 10, 2019 • 36 min
Creepshow 2 brings us four more shorts to dive into.
Dark Tower II: The Drawing of the Three (1987)
Jul 3, 2019 • 38 min
Roland is back for more.
The Eyes of the Dragon (1987)
Jun 26, 2019 • 33 min
Stephen King goes quasi-medieval.
IT (1986)
Jun 19, 2019 • 66 min
Welcome to Derry.
Stand By Me (1986)
Jun 12, 2019 • 44 min
Stand By Me is an iconic coming-of-age film that gave us quite a bit to discuss.
Maximum Overdrive (1986)
Jun 5, 2019 • 30 min
Watch out for those trucks.
Silver Bullet (1985)
May 29, 2019 • 39 min
Bring on the werewolves.
The Bachman Books (1985)
May 22, 2019 • 47 min
This collection of novels took us on quite the long ride.
Skeleton Crew (1985)
May 15, 2019 • 41 min
Skeleton Crew has a lot of stories, but only some are worth discussing.
Cat’s Eye (1985)
May 8, 2019 • 39 min
The cat leads the way.
Thinner (1984)
May 1, 2019 • 57 min
He just keeps getting thinner and thinner.
The Talisman (1984)
Apr 24, 2019 • 64 min
We’re tackling the first joint effort from Stephen King and Peter Straub.
Firestarter (1984)
Apr 17, 2019 • 37 min
Firestarter had some good talent, but it didn’t quite hit the mark.
Children of the Corn (1984)
Apr 10, 2019 • 39 min
Something is off with these children.
Christine (Film, 1983)
Apr 3, 2019 • 50 min
Don’t cross Christine.
Pet Sematary (1983)
Mar 27, 2019 • 42 min
You don’t want to bury your pet there.
Cycle of the Werewolf (1983)
Mar 20, 2019 • 24 min
Here’s how you can kill a werewolf.
The Dead Zone (1983)
Mar 13, 2019 • 48 min
The Dead Zone is quite a treat.
Cujo (1983)
Mar 6, 2019 • 36 min
Watch out for that dog.
Christine (Novel, 1983)
Feb 27, 2019 • 39 min
Why does the car need a gender?
Different Seasons (1982)
Feb 20, 2019 • 59 min
It isn’t all about horror.
Creepshow (1982)
Feb 13, 2019 • 59 min
There are plenty of monsters out there.
The Dark Tower: The Gunslinger (1982)
Feb 6, 2019 • 38 min
The man with many names.
Cujo (1981)
Jan 30, 2019 • 37 min
It wasn’t the dog’s fault.
Firestarter (1980)
Jan 23, 2019 • 42 min
You don’t want to make Charlie angry.
The Shining (1980)
Jan 16, 2019 • 49 min
Stephen King might not like this movie as much as we do.
Salem’s Lot (1979)
Jan 9, 2019 • 46 min
Featuring Hutch from Starsky & Hutch.
The Dead Zone (1979)
Jan 2, 2019 • 50 min
Johnny Smith is a pretty plain name, but that’s okay.
The Stand (1978)
Dec 19, 2018 • 48 min
This is a long book.
Night Shift (1978)
Dec 12, 2018 • 34 min
Sometimes you just want to read short stories.
The Shining (1977)
Dec 5, 2018 • 35 min
Just let Danny shine.
Carrie (1976)
Nov 28, 2018 • 42 min
We discuss the first Carrie adaptation.
‘Salem’s Lot (1975)
Nov 14, 2018 • 56 min
Andy Maroon joins to discuss ‘Salem’s Lot.
Carrie (1974)
Nov 7, 2018 • 38 min
We discuss Stephen King’s first novel.
Welcome to Chat Sematary
Oct 31, 2018 • 1 min
Welcome to Chat Sematary, a Stephen King podcast.