Castle Talk Podcast


David Raboy on The Giant and Why Small Towns are Where the Horror Lies

David Raboy on The Giant and Why Small Towns are Where the Horror Lies

We also touched on the challenges of releasing a film during a pandemic-- which curiously can afford more new opportunities for storytellers.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/41941288/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djoowJjgpmUCheck out the Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8ezkdf4SNY  Jason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the "Castle of Horror Anthology" series[...]

Crypto-Z Extends Bestseller Ancestor In Post-Apocalyptic Podcast

Crypto-Z Extends Bestseller Ancestor In Post-Apocalyptic Podcast

In Crypto-Z, many years have passed, and an X-Files-like group of agents in the same world are searching for many of the same secrets, including a yeti-like group in the alps that may hold the key to humanity's survival. Listen to the interview here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/41477976/download.mp3 Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GShIXjNS_vk&t=4sCheck out the Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oDinMJFP2DQ&t=5sJason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle[...]

Talking Haunting of Bly Manor with Castmember Kamal Khan: Interview

Talking Haunting of Bly Manor with Castmember Kamal Khan: Interview

The series is executive produced by Flanagan and Macy for Intrepid Pictures, along with Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey for Amblin Television. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tykS7QfTWMQJason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the "Castle of Horror Anthology" series The author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo from[...]

Death of Me with Maggie Q is Wicker Man in Southeast Asia

Death of Me with Maggie Q is Wicker Man in Southeast Asia

Bousman explains that in folk horror movies, the villagers are usually the heroes of their own story, out to preserve their own way of life.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40914751/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNPYu5a3EF4Check out the Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=thL28CAcuYo Jason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series[...]

Is Batman Just a Fascist Fantasy Now (With DS9 Artist Greg Scott)

Is Batman Just a Fascist Fantasy Now? (With DS9 Artist Greg Scott)

Join us for the conversation and let us know what you think.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/41111613/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQGcDghbOjICheck out the trailer for The Batman:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLOp_6uPccQ Jason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo from Macmillan Children's Books[...]

JH Moncrieff Cruise Ship Killers &#038 the Need for Empathy in True Crime

JH Moncrieff, Cruise Ship Killers & the Need for Empathy in True Crime

They’ve tangled with their share of angry ghosts in the past, but this one will pose the greatest threat yet.Can they save Roxi from the vengeful spirit before more blood is spilled and Jackson's sister is lost forever?This fifth installment of the award-winning GhostWriters series exposes the shadow lurking behind all that Balinese sunshine. Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40965961/download.mp3Listen[...]

Set My Heart to Five: Funny Tragic and Edgar Wrights Next Joint

Set My Heart to Five: Funny, Tragic and Edgar Wright's Next Joint

Unless, that is, he can somehow change the world for himself and all of his kind. Unlike anything you have ever read before, Set My Heart to Five is a love letter to outsiders everywhere.  Stephenson chats about the likelihood of a soon-coming world where practically every conceivable job will be occupied by robots (with the exception[...]

No Escape is a Tension-Filled Indictment of the Vlogger Life

No Escape is a Tension-Filled Indictment of the Vlogger Life

"Honestly, I'm surprised it hasn't happened already," Wernick says.No Escape releases Sept 18 in theaters and VOD.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40846121/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcxAqiy4g_gJason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo from Macmillan Children's Books[...]

Catherine House: Elisabeth Thomass Full Scholarship to Spookytown

Catherine House: Elisabeth Thomas's Full Scholarship to Spookytown

Thomas also talks about her process of writing, and how sometimes a writer finds themselves sitting on several books they don't even publish.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40805961/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5PgBzb8QP4Jason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo[...]

Cadets Steal Starship to Save Humanity in Devastation Class

Cadets Steal Starship to Save Humanity in Devastation Class

They talked about how they shared writing responsibilities, trading off in writing chapters.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40644607/download.mp3 Jason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo from Macmillan Children's Books[...]

Maisie Williams Tries to Rob the Wrong Doctor in The Owners

Maisie Williams Tries to Rob the Wrong Doctor in The Owners

But soon enough, the tables turn, and the tense thriller shot around one estate is getting its suspense from the question of who will make it out alive.Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40466888/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z3hEKptutIYCheck out the Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/embed/yMvJSivVNrsJason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the[...]

Cursed Films: Shudder Series Asks Can Haunting Movies Haunt Back

Cursed Films: Shudder Series Asks, Can Haunting Movies Haunt Back?

RLJE Films will release Cursed Films on DVD  and Blu-ray.  Listen here:https://api.spreaker.com/v2/episodes/40182836/download.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9CTWIFus8gCheck out the Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4LZBEVlSXAJason Henderson is the host of the Castle of Horror and Castle Talk Podcasts, the editor of the Castle of Horror Anthology series, and the author of Quest for the Nautilus: Young Captain Nemo from Macmillan Children's Books[...]

Why Do We Flock to Midnight Movies Time Warp Tries to Tell Us

Why Do We Flock to Midnight Movies? Time Warp Tries to Tell Us

But in fact, that "midnight movie" label is outdated, with many of the guest commentators remarking that their film found its cult through home video. Showgirls, a classic, 50s-style melodrama modernized with nudity and language, only caught on with audiences when they could safely watch it at home on disc.[caption id="attachment_1236833" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Castle Talk Podcast[...]

Alien-Infection Thriller The Beach House Brings Horrible Irony

Alien-Infection Thriller The Beach House Brings "Horrible Irony"

The film expertly handles several eerie scenes, from waves of glowing spores washing in to a trippy moment when a woman walks through a grove of trees laced with glowing, alien slime.[caption id="attachment_1232827" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Castle Talk Podcast logo and The Beach House (2020) poster used with permission.[/caption]The producers describe the film:  Escaping to his family's[...]

Gavin Rothery on Bringing AI Thriller Archive to Life

Gavin Rothery on Bringing AI Thriller Archive to Life

We get a peek at the development and production process of this stunningly taut tale of a man and his singular pursuit to bring back the person he holds most dear.  In the free-flowing conversation, Gavin also discusses how a nine-year project came together, and how calling upon all of one's “plus one” skills becomes vital[...]

Ashleigh Morghan Stars in Head Count a Creepy Pasta It

Ashleigh Morghan Stars in Head Count, a Creepy Pasta "It"

The summoning is straight out of Candyman, which was straight out of backyard campouts: say its name five times.[caption id="attachment_1227804" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Poster for Head Count and logo for Castle Talk Podcast, used with permission[/caption]The producers describe the movie thus: Newcomer Evan joins a group of teens on a getaway in Joshua Tree[...]

Shock and Context: Midnight Movie Society Horrifies the Living Room

Shock and Context: Midnight Movie Society Horrifies the Living Room

Gober calls herself a lifelong horror fan who "still can't quite believe she got lucky enough to spin that into a career." The Midnight Movie Society's creators explain they allow viewers to "gain access to a film library of shocking underground, outrageous gore, creature features, cult classics, and much more! Those with a taste for the[...]

Discover the Spooky World Around You with American Cryptic

Discover the Spooky World Around You with American Cryptic

Horror fans may know Towns from his deep, knowledgeable dives into cult horror, the YouTube series 66 Horror Flix, and October Country. [caption id="attachment_1219154" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of American Cryptic and the official logo of Castle Talk Podcast.[/caption] Anubis describes the new book: American Cryptic is an open-minded cynic’s take on the uncanny and sometimes frightening things[...]

Ranking Film Adaptations: The Good The Bad and Jaws

Ranking Film Adaptations: The Good, The Bad and Jaws

You can find their show wherever you find your podcasts and at  https://www.adaptorperishcast.com/[caption id="attachment_1213572" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official logos for the Castle Talk Podcast and Adapt or Perish Podcast.[/caption]The question of how to discuss adaptation is tricky-- the hosts found that their best conversations come out when they can dive deep into works that have[...]

Becky Directors on Bringing the Scary Mofo Out of Kevin James

Becky Directors on Bringing the Scary Mofo Out of Kevin James

The trip immediately takes a turn for the worse when a group of convicts on the run, led by the merciless Dominick (Kevin James), suddenly invade the lake house.[caption id="attachment_1213567" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official logo for the Castle Talk podcast and the official poster for Becky.[/caption] The directors talk about James' efforts to create a truly[...]