Hallow-Holics Anonymous Podcast

Hallow-Holics Anonymous Podcast

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All about Halloween and Horror


64 - Wheels on Fire II
Jun 29 • 85 min
What could be more magical than touring the wild roads of America, riding as free as the wind and huffing horse like there’s no tomorrow? I think we can all agree that we gotta be free, man. So grab your chopper, grab your girl, grab your best huffing…
63 - Wheels on Fire
May 31 • 79 min
It’s time to hit the road this summer. Feel the wind in your hair. Get into a fist fight with a couple of toughs with your girlfriend at your side singing rock ballads just before you drive off a cliff and return from the dead. Or you could just join…
62 - Digging up Dirt
May 25 • 61 min
There is nothing I love more than a mint julep, a warm summer night, and a pretentious theatre troupe digging up the dead. Why, I do declare it is the most lovely evening one can imagine. So why don’t we just all relax upon the back patio and enjoy…
61 - Rotten Justice
May 10 • 89 min
Corruption and violence stalk the streets of New York, and only one undead but sometimes living man can deliver justice equally to the good and the bad, indiscriminately killing each and every one of them who stand in his way. In this episode, we discuss…
60 - For the Love of Pet (…Semataries)
Apr 30 • 58 min
I don’t want to be buried—ever, I want to live forever, but this isn’t about my issues. It’s about our issues with the new Pet Sematary. It’s also about the original. In this episode Corey and Maddy compare the two. The good. The bad. The dead and ugly.
59 - Vacations
Apr 25 • 72 min
Summer is coming. I think we all know what that means—vacations. Whether it’s to a mundane motel on a stretch of beach far from civilization, a run-down mental hospital in Romania, or a charming Irish castle packed to the brim with cranky ghosts,…
58 - Love and Marriage
Apr 16 • 68 min
All around the world, it’s the same song - - weddings and honeymoons are nothing but trouble. Don’t take it from us, take it from Gene Wilder and Chevy Chase. They only ever end up in zany mayhem, mutant babies, and crazy capers with werewolves and…
57 - I Dream of Corey
Apr 3 • 75 min
I hope you’ve got a license to drive. Don’t want to get lost, boys. After all, you can’t kill gremlins or goonies with a silver bullet. Now that we’ve got all the references to movies we’re not talking about out of the way, this is our belated April Fools…
56 - School is Hell 2: Finals
Mar 29 • 58 min
School is back in session. I’ve always wanted to say that. With the Spring semester heating up, it’s time to go back to a simpler time for all of you ex-high schoolers out there, and a miserable torture session for the current high schoolers. In this…
55 - Scalpels and Screams
Mar 19 • 67 min
Keep your scalpels handy, the Hallow-Holics are back for yet another stab-tastic episode. Don’t you just hate when you have to get your face replaced? What about when you’re reduced to just a pretty stump in a flower box? In this episode, we explore two…
54 - Deadly Art
Mar 8 • 69 min
Art is [obligatory avant garde pose] SUBJECTIVE. Velvet Buzzsaw, however, was terrible. Journey with us into the art world as we explore this, Bucket of Blood, Corey’s monthly horror pack, and the pretentious critics within us all.
53 - Ghosts and Monsters
Feb 22 • 40 min
No movies today folks, just some good old traumatizing monster history and ghostly discussion. Iceland, the Phillipines, China, England—we’re traveling the world and hoping if we’re lucky Spring-Heeled Jack won’t catch up to us.
52 - The Valentine Special
Feb 14 • 81 min
In this, our first ‘Valentine’s Day’ special, we celebrate a day dedicated to love. Love of Scott Valentine. Deadtime Stories and The Unborn 2 feature in this episode, reminding us that it’s the dosage that makes the poison - - and both movies are sadly…
51 - Terror at the Pump
Feb 9 • 71 min
Can you honestly say you’ve never been to a truck stop bathroom that struck fear into your heart? Or spoke to a gas station attendant you were absolutely convinced had somehow signed a pact with the old gods to ensure his prices were always higher than…
50 - A 50s Flashback
Feb 1 • 89 min
In this, our 50th episode (yes, 50th - - not 52nd, you’re crazy), we delve into the terror that is THE TINGLER, and then the sheer badassery of Tom Atkins in Night of the Creeps. We also discuss some favorites over the last 10 decades, and agree…
49.5 - Suspiria Review
Jan 27 • 12 min
Join Corey and Maddy tonight for a simple and sweet review on the new Suspiria remake. Shortly followed this week by our 50th episode special!
49 - Have A Stab Happy New Year
Jan 6 • 83 min
Happy New Year, from Hallow-Holics Anonymous! Happy New Year from Hallow-Holics Anonymous! Happy—wait, sorry. Had a little deja vu for a second. In this episode we ring in the new year, the new season, and a new set of possibilities…including Corey’s…
48 - Slaying Santa
Dec 27, 2018 • 70 min
Just when you thought Christmas was over, Santa’s back - - and he’s either an immortal Finnish demon, or just your weird neighbor with all those red and white tchotchkes. Never fear, Corey and Maddy are here to help you navigate through Santa’s creepy…
47 - Retail Hell
Dec 16, 2018 • 66 min
Attention shoppers, check out the mall’s hardware store for all your chainsaw and defensive needs. There’s also a sale on fuel, supplies, and bullets at the hunting goods emporium. Do not touch the robotic security and avoid the bowling alley. This week…
46 - Witchy Woman
Dec 7, 2018 • 52 min
Magic! Mayhem! Suspense! Romance! Razor wire and broken glass! Tune in this week with Corey and Maddy for a wild ride with Veronica Lake as the witch whose gams just won’t quit, and ride on into the Dario Argento masterpiece, Suspiria!
45 - Gobble Gobble
Nov 21, 2018 • 63 min
Tis the seas—oh, right, it’s still November. Okay, well pass the green bean casserole and don’t skimp on the fried onions! The turkey will be done soon, but in the meantime let’s talk turkey about ‘Turkee’, the world’s most dastardly feathered villain who…
44 - Mind Trip
Nov 9, 2018 • 73 min
Space. There’s a lot of it out there. Time. There’s a lot of that too. When space and time collide in a tentative thematic episode, you get two movies set in the future, and one of them is in SPACE. This week Corey and Maddy discuss ‘Mindwarp’ and…
43 - Off Topic Halloween Episode
Oct 31, 2018 • 54 min
Happy Halloween! Did you enjoy Halloween? We sure as heck did, and we talk about it too. We also discuss horror pack and what constitutes an ‘offensive’ costume.
42 - The Halloween Spook-Tacular, Part 4
Oct 25, 2018 • 71 min
You want a blockbuster special? Well kid, you got it. That’s right, everyone’s favorite Halloween movies at long last. No more Loomis. No more Jamie. All Michael, all the time! Can Corey and Maddy survive to the very end? Probably not, but they tried…
41 - The Halloween Spook-Tacular, Part 3
Oct 19, 2018 • 73 min
In this episode, we discuss parts 5 and 6, in which Donald Pleasence plays his final roles in the Halloween series, and Michael gets multiple make-overs. But first, Maddy and Corey discuss the latest horror pack and do a dramatic re-enactment of a…
40 - The Halloween Spook-Tacular, Part 2
Oct 11, 2018 • 77 min
It’s MY party, and you’ll die if I want—you—-to…you get what I’m going for here. The Halloween nightmare continues as we discuss parts 3 and 4, while Jim the Stalker goes on an unnecessary erotic tangent about pumpkin carving, Satan curses the…
39 - The Halloween Spook-Tacular, Part 1
Oct 3, 2018 • 72 min
In honor of the scaring season, all October we will be reviewing Halloween 1-8, with several ‘return guests’ to help us along the way. Michael Myers won’t know what hit him when Satan, Jim, Sally, Generic Teacher, Gremlins, Corey, and Maddy throw a…
38 - The Intellectual and the Incomprehensible
Sep 27, 2018 • 49 min
You CAN’T run. You CAN’T escape. You can’t help but read this description in the voice of a 1950s narrator. Listen in this week as Corey and Maddy discuss the Fritz Lang classic ‘M’ and delve into the dark depths of the underground cult masterpiece ‘Death…
37 - Monster in the Machine
Sep 23, 2018 • 68 min
Join us as as we explore the digitally disturbing Clint Howard masterpiece ‘Evilspeak’, and step into the modern social media revolution with ‘Unfriended’. Don’t forget, kids, Hal is always watching.
36 - It’s the End of the World
Sep 12, 2018 • 72 min
Slap on the SPF 1500, the bombs are dropping and the sun is rising again. Trapped in a fall-out shelter with Corey’s creepy bunker uncle, Maddy and Corey discuss the classic Nuclear what-if film ‘Threads’ and the infinitely charming post-war sci-fi comedy…
35 - Freaky Deaky
Sep 3, 2018 • 61 min
There’s nothing like when the circus comes to town. The cotton candy. The lights. The rides. Not to mention the colorful characters we point at to entertain ourselves (or at least we used to). In this episode we tackle Todd Browning classic ‘Freaks’, and…
34 - Cornball Horror
Aug 30, 2018 • 60 min
Welcome to the yukk yukk club, otherwise known as the Hallow-Holics Anonymous. Where everybody knows your name because we have no respect for your personal privacy. In this episode Corey and Maddy laugh it up over cinematic masterpieces, ‘Saturday the…
33 - Truckin
Aug 21, 2018 • 64 min
Join us on our magnificent journey across the American countryside—or just listen to us talk about car ‘adjacent’ horror movies, Joyride and Highwaymen, and the thrill of listening to a recording of William Sadler singing about the key of C. Also Corey…
32 - Camp Horror
Aug 10, 2018 • 70 min
Jenny, get that Macaroni art out of your mouth! Johnny, how many times do I have to tell you to stop playing with the oddly-placed speargun we keep in the lake house? Kids, we’ve got a podcast to do! Nothing but Camp Horror this episode with Maddy and…
31 - Wolfen Out
Jul 31, 2018 • 62 min
From the intellectual construct of man vs beast in the Wolfen to the angsty mascara-ridden monsters of Skinwalkers, Corey and Maddy tackle unconventional werewolves in this episode. Also featuring this month’s Coffin Box and Horror Pack unboxing.
30 - Dead Man Dancewalking
Jul 16, 2018 • 71 min
Nothing like a pina colada, a cabana girl and/or boy on your arms, and a morbid adventure on a tropical beach with your best friend and a corpse to get yourself in the mood for summer! This episode sees us tackling ‘Weekend at Bernies 1 and 2’! Bernie…
29 - Urban Legends Minisode
Jun 25, 2018 • 32 min
Off-the-cuff this week with a little minisode about urban legends. We select a few of our favorites and discuss the stories, the fears behind them, and a hint at the terror of the ‘Legend of Cobb’.
28 - Stalker Nation
Jun 15, 2018 • 77 min
Turn the lights off. Keep the cops on speed dial. Make sure you’ve checked on the kids. It’s time to talk about stalker movies! Following the less traveled path, in this episode we discuss Clint Eastwood’s directorial debut and 1970s classic ‘Play Misty…
27 - Reality Bytes
Jun 6, 2018 • 93 min
Don’t touch that dial! Stay tuned—or tune in, whatever, for another hilarious episode with Corey and Maddy as their crazy antics get them into hot water once again! Let’s just hope there’s no wacky turn of events to create some kind of misunderstanding…
26 - School is Hell
May 30, 2018 • 95 min
Pull up a seat, it’s going to be a rough detention period with all of those mind-controlled jocks hanging out at the back of the classroom and the chick with the funny hair filling out angry journal entries while she’s repeating them directly in your ear.…
25 - Dystopi-Nightmare
May 20, 2018 • 83 min
Just when you thought it was the end of the world (it still is), Corey and Maddy come back for another podcast episode to talk about dystopian classics ‘Turkey Shoot’ and ‘Hardware’ while we wait for that gentle nuclear winter outside to blow over.
24 - Tales from the Crypt (Part 2 of 2)
May 6, 2018 • 91 min
Returning once more (or still here, if you want to get technical) to the show is Jonathan to help us wrap up our discussion on Tales from the Crypt, from the episodes we love, to the ones we hate, and even a little about some of the movies and the video…
23 - Tales from the Crypt (Part 1 of 2)
Apr 30, 2018 • 56 min
With the help of our special guest, Jonathan, we take a brief look at the wonder and glory that is Tales from the Crypt. This is the first of a two-parter in which we briefly touch on the origins of Tales from the Crypt, the Comics Code Authority, and…
22 - Bad Puppies
Apr 19, 2018 • 82 min
I would advise any listeners prior to listening to make sure you’ve got both a healthy supply of wolfsbane in your first aid kit and are up-to-date on your rabies shot, because in this episode we discuss Jack Nicholson’s 1994 film, ‘Wolf’, and ‘Cujo’ from…
21 - Mini Monsters
Apr 10, 2018 • 78 min
Life can get pretty rough when you find out you’ve got more than a rat problem in the pantry and the gnomes in the back garden start talking back. In this episode we discuss ‘mini’ monster films, including “The Munchies” and “Ghoulies”. God help us all.
20 - Who-do Voodoo
Apr 2, 2018 • 81 min
Grab your coffee and rum, pull up a seat, and join us as we discuss Voodoo horror, as well as a very basic summary of what Voodoo actually is beyond the bogeymen and dolls Hollywood has taught us. In this episode we discuss the blacksploitation classic,…
20.5 - Too Many Cooks/Don’t Hug Me
Mar 26, 2018 • 26 min
A little shorter this week while we get the next major episode ready, relax and sit back for a little chat about the deliciously dark Adult Swim special ‘Too Many Cooks’ and disturbing Youtube take on children’s tv ‘Don’t Hug Me, I’m Scared’
19 - Horror Down South
Mar 18, 2018 • 96 min
In this episode, we discuss Southern and Hillbilly horror, including Dark Night of the Scarecrow and the 2000 Maniacs films. We also touch on a little horror news and bring back the ‘guess that movie kill’ game from the Friday the 13th episode.
18 - Demons
Mar 9, 2018 • 79 min
In this episode, Corey and Maddy make an ill-advised attempt to deal with the devil and immediately regret it. We bid good-bye to David from the podcast for the time being, and discuss demon movies, including Demon Knight and Night of the Demons.
17 - Mostly Ghostly
Mar 9, 2018 • 80 min
What was that, over your shoulder? Oh, it was nothing. I could swear I saw a person in the mirror earlier, but I’m sure it was just my imagination. I wish you’d get the plumbing fixed here, it always seems like babies are screaming in the walls at night.…
16 - Love and Horror
Mar 9, 2018 • 67 min
Valentines can be a trying time of year for some of us, and a wonderful time for others. Whether you’re celebrating a candle-lit dinner with your zombie lover, or stalking the aisles at the movie theatre for that perfect bride, why don’t you join Maddy,…
15 - Growing up with Horror
Mar 9, 2018 • 76 min
Hello guys! The Hallow-holics Anonymous Podcast is returning from the grave once more with your host Maddy, and two new co-hosts: Corey and David. Things are going to be a little different from here on out, so what better way to start over than by…
14 - Friday the 13th Pt. 1
Mar 9, 2018 • 34 min
We’ve made it guys! 31 straight days of posts, ranging from films to fun, books to bogeys, and everything in-between. Since you’ve been such fantastic followers, I think it’s about time I host another episode of the Hallowholics Anonymous podcast! This…
13 - Comedy Horror
Mar 9, 2018 • 47 min
I don’t know if you guys have gathered yet, but there’s one thing Julianne/Maddy/Chris all have in common. They like funny stuff. With that in mind, we all agreed horror comedies would be an awesome topic this episode. The movies we tackle this episode…
12 - Adolescent Bloodsport
Mar 9, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode, Julianne, Chris, Maddy, and Jazlaan join together to discuss ‘Adolescent Blood Sport’, Hunger Games, Battle Royale, and Future Diaries. They also go off on a few rambling tangents, but that’s to be expected. (Originally aired 1/27/15)
11 - Possession Movies
Mar 9, 2018 • 42 min
This week we discuss ‘Treevenge’, just in time for the holidays. We also touch on a few movies featuring possession as a major theme, including: Fallen, Idle Hands, and Night of the Demons. Lastly, there’s a bit of chatter about the merits of Fred Savage.…
10 - After the Party and Halloweentown
Mar 9, 2018 • 42 min
Tid bits and pieces of conversations about the after-Halloween stories Julianne and Chris have to share, along with a couple of favorite recipes, a discussion of Halloweentown, and an awful lot of off-topic rambling. (Originally aired 11/12/14)
9: Asian Movies Remade
Mar 9, 2018 • 62 min
In this episode, Maddy introduces Jazlaan to the podcast. Together they discuss a few Hollywood remakes of some modern Asian horror films, including ‘The Ring, The Grudge, Dark Water, The Eye, and The Uninvited’. They’ve got good things and bad things to…
8: Happy Halloween!
Mar 9, 2018 • 67 min
It is finally Halloween, and with Halloween (of course) comes the latest Hallowholics Anonymous podcast. A selection of 5 films to watch this Halloween, the topic of the marathon being campy classics. We also have a special introduction and conclusion…
7: ‘Infested’ and Old Time Radio
Mar 9, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode of the podcast, we read a dramatization of an audio play I wrote a couple of years ago for a play writing class. A story about a woman battling couch cancer. Literally a giant blob of cancer living on her couch. We also chat a bit on the…
6: Ghoul’s Night Out
Mar 9, 2018 • 53 min
A quick note before we launch into this week’s episode. When you are recording something, always remember that the most essential element is actively hitting the record button. Just…you know…keep that in mind. Unfortunately Chris wasn’t feeling well, but…
5: A Twilight Zone Podcast
Mar 9, 2018 • 47 min
We promised you guys we’d deliver an episode about the Twilight Zone, we just didn’t realize it might take more than one to cover the topic. So here’s the first of what will likely be multiple re-visits to one of the best tv shows…ever. The Twilight Zone.…
4: The Devil in the Details (Angelheart, The Exorcist, Devil)
Mar 8, 2018 • 37 min
Discussing the most evil of all figures in cinematic/artistic/written history, the dark lord himself. Also a bit of Shyamalan rambling, but not too much. (Originally aired 09/14/14)
3: Horrific Video Games (Vampire Night, Resident Evil, Outlast)
Mar 8, 2018 • 30 min
Madeliene, Julianne, and Chris are joined together for yet another episode. In this featured recording, we discuss a few video games. Outlast, Resident Evil, and Vampire Night. We also mention a few others and chat a bit. (Originally aired 09/07/14)
2: Children’s Horror Films
Mar 8, 2018 • 41 min
Bringing you another episode this week of our little podcast. This week we tackled a few darker children’s films, or at least family-friendly. (Originally aired 08/24/14)
1: Introductions and Chit Chat
Mar 8, 2018 • 39 min
Hi guys, this is officially the first episode of the ‘Hallow-Holics Podcast’, which will (hopefully) be a weekly/bi-weekly little event with myself, Chris, and Julianne. Sometimes other guests if we can talk them into it. It’s pretty much topics you might…