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Ah, high school! Teen angst, peer pressure, hormone-driven stupidity, and chemistry experiments that turn people into mutated killing machines. In other words: the good ol’ days!

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Terrifier (2016) [Podcast]

Posted: June 12, 2019 in Uncategorized

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Terrifier CoverThis offering of The Assignment: Horror Podcast is a joint venture with The Spooky Dudes Podcast. Our fellow horror hounds from the ESO Networkcame by for a visit to discuss the adventures of an evil killer clown of a particularly ghastly kind as found in 2016’s Terrifier

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King Kong Escapes (1967)

Posted: June 2, 2019 in Uncategorized

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1If you’re reading this on the day it goes live, then you’re within hours of being able to drive on down to your local movie theater and watch Godzilla: King of the Monsters in all of its big screen glory. This is the latest big budget, big screen telling of Godzilla’s story, although this time they’re setting out to make it the biggest budgeted monster battle royale they can set in an American produced shared universe with more to come next year. I don’t think I’m spoiling anything about the ending by saying Godzilla avoids succumbing to a monster inflicted death here as it’s widely known the supposed ultimate end goal is to get Kong and Godzilla together again ASAP.

Maybe, as they want to pit Godzilla against Kong, we should look at how Kong has faired when pitted against other Toho creations. I know, doesn’t really matter, but why…

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This is not exactly new news. As a matter of fact, it’s old enough that it was discussed as a part of the reason we were seeing a new King Kong film in 2017. We got Kong: Skull Islandin part- perhaps in large part –because they wanted a “shared universe” in order to have King Kong eventually meet the King of Monsters for a big budget, Hollywood battle royal. But, even as the 2019 version of Destroy All Monsters is upon us, even as various people are discussing this weekend’s big monster bash, it seems a lot of people don’t know this is on the books. 

Now, I’m not as anti-remake as a lot of other people can be. My attitude towards remakes with regards to potential quality is that they have a no greater or lesser chance at being good than an original film. I don’t do the…

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Deep Red (1975)

Posted: May 29, 2019 in Uncategorized

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CoverIssac Cain picks the movie this time around and its 1975’s Deep Red! John, Jerry, and the returning Becca interrogate young Richard to get his opinion on this classic movie. From the music to the terrific direction of this movie there is a lot to love about this one! The gang talks about all that and the magnificent kills and special effects! 

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TetBecca picks the movie this time around and its 1989s Tetsuo: The Iron Man! John, Becca, & Richard are short their standard 4th (or 5th) person but they have a discussion for the ages about this crazy movie. Tetsuo: The Iron Man is a must watch for being cyberpunk and its body horror and its social commentary. We promise you will actually learn something from this episode as Becca educates us about this wonderful film.

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Ghostwatch (1992)

Posted: May 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

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In this episode of the podcast, the crew plus the fantastic master of mayhem Sean Burnham take a look at one of the greatest haunted house movies of its era, 1992’s Ghostwatch. What? Never heard of it? There’s a particularly good reason for that, one the guys get into in the early going. Give it a listen and find out why so many of the crew love and why, if you haven’t seen it, you should.

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