Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

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by Peter Nielsen

“World War II had ended only eight months earlier and the town of Texarkana, population 40,000, which straddles the Texas-Arkansas border, was re-gearing for peace after four years of rationing, war bonds and shortages.

Although a trickle was still arriving, most of the boys were back home and out of uniform. . . . → Read More: Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 15: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)

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In this bonus episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest, special guest host Gamma Dev joins Joel and shares why Leatherface may (or may not) be a misunderstood anti-hero in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)!

Next BONUS episode is . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 15: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 14: The Changeling (1980)

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In this bonus episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest, special guest host Hammond Chamberlain joins Joel and shares why there’s more to fear than meets the eye in The Changeling (1980)!

Next BONUS episode is all about… The . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 14: The Changeling (1980)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 13: A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 13: A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 12: Carrie (1976)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 12: Carrie (1976)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 11: Spectre (1977)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 11: Spectre (1977)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Quiet, Please: The Thing On the Fourble Board (1948)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

In this bonus episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest, we’re presenting an episode of the classic Old Time Radio series, Quiet, Please!

. . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Quiet, Please: The Thing On the Fourble Board (1948)

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Five Home Invasion Films to Freak You Out This Halloween

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Films focusing on sudden “home invasions” exploit our fears that arbitrary violence can happen to good, innocent people, and that a locked door is no guarantee of safety.

These films push the genre of horror in a different direction – without gratuitous bloodshed, hot chicks with fake boobs, or nonsensical plot twists – to . . . → Read More: Five Home Invasion Films to Freak You Out This Halloween

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 10: Salem’s Lot (1979)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 10: Salem’s Lot (1979)

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127 – Spooky Flix Fest ’14: Poltergeist (1982)

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Courtesy of Kevin Spencer @ inkspatters.com

In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, it’s the second episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest!

Jason and Joel remember why “They’re here!” is one of the most iconic, and creepiest, . . . → Read More: 127 – Spooky Flix Fest ’14: Poltergeist (1982)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 09: Halloween (1978)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 09: Halloween (1978)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 08: The Thing (1982)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 08: The Thing (1982)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 07: Alien (1979)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 07: Alien (1979)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Suspense: The Sin Eater (1962)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

In this bonus episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest, we’re presenting an episode of the classic Old Time Radio series, Suspense!

This . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Suspense: The Sin Eater (1962)

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Peter’s Retro Reviews: Without Warning (1980)

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by Peter Nielsen

”You think we’re the only living creatures in this universe? Do you think with all those stars out there, we’re the only things that exist? Well, I got news for you… We ain’t. We ain’t alone!”

We’re now in week two of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest and I hope you’ve . . . → Read More: Peter’s Retro Reviews: Without Warning (1980)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 06 Mr. Boogedy (1986) and Bride of Boogedy (1987)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 06 Mr. Boogedy (1986) and Bride of Boogedy (1987)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 05: The Exorcist (1973)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 05: The Exorcist (1973)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 04: The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 04: The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 03: 5 Freaky Flix

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 02: It (1990)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Suspense: Fugue in C Minor (1944)

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

In this bonus episode of the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest, we’re presenting an episode of the classic Old Time Radio series, Suspense!

This . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – OTR Suspense: Fugue in C Minor (1944)

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Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)

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by Peter Nielsen

So, Ladies and Gentlemen… we’ve reached that time of the year again; when the nights are slowly beginning to feel colder. The mornings too, of course, but I’m primarily a night-person, so I tend to notice it more during that time. The days are getting shorter too, which means that the . . . → Read More: Peter’s Retro Reviews: The Dark Side of the Moon (1990)

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Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 01: The House That Dripped Blood

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This year we wanted to offer up a special October Halloween treat. Take it up a notch.

So we invited several guest hosts to share a horror movie (or in a few cases movies) that freaked them out when they . . . → Read More: Spooky Flix Fest ’14 – Bonus Episode 01: The House That Dripped Blood

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126 – Spooky Flix Fest ’14: Jaws (1975)

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Courtesy of Kevin Spencer @ inkspatters.com

In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, it’s the 2014 Spooky Flix Fest!

Jason and Joel dare to go back in the water as they remember that classic tale of fishery, Jaws . . . → Read More: 126 – Spooky Flix Fest ’14: Jaws (1975)

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125 – Forgotten Flix: Stand By Me (1986)

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In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, Jason and Joel find out Chopper really does sick balls in Stand By Me (1986)!

Do you remember checking this flick out at your local video store (of . . . → Read More: 125 – Forgotten Flix: Stand By Me (1986)

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