Cobwebs goes a bit off-topic for our first Christmas special! Daniel and Stefanie come together to each recommend 5 Christmas movies (mostly non-horror) to check out this Holiday season, and then launch into a discussion of KRAMPUS (2015). You better watch out!
Monday, December 21, 2020
Monday, December 14, 2020
Monday, December 7, 2020
Monday, November 30, 2020
Daniel is joined by the host of the Schlock and Awe Podcast, Lindsay Wilkins, to discuss a double-feature of movies about egotistical actors turning to murder. The immortal Billy Wilder classic Sunset Boulevard and the Vincent Price Shakespeare-sploitation epic Theatre of Blood! Daniel & Lindsay take a deep-dive into these classic Gothic films, and their mutual love for Billy Wilder, Vincent Price, John Woo, and Scott Adkins ("the flippy guy").
Monday, November 23, 2020
Cobwebs gets witchy! Daniel is joined by Rob Zombie super-fan Cris Hurtado to discuss two witch movies, one classic and one modern. Mario Bava's Black Sunday and Rob Zombie's The Lords of Salem! Together they discuss the balance between horror visuals and character work, and go in depth on the controversial filmography of Rob Zombie. Grab your brooms and let's go!
Monday, November 16, 2020
Monday, November 9, 2020
The first Cobwebs deep dive into Amicus Horror Anthologies! For this very special episode, Daniel is joined by Jinx from the Scream Addicts podcast to discuss each of their favorite anthologies from Amicus. Tales From the Crypt (1972) and The House That Dripped Blood (1971)! Were Daniel and Jinx really dead the whole time? Listen to the end to find out...
Monday, November 2, 2020
Monday, October 26, 2020
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Daniel and Stefanie Epler recommend their favorite movies now streaming in the Halloween collection on Disney+! Movie discussed include Halloweentown High, The Haunted Mansion, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, and more. Life's no fun without a good scare!
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Monday, October 5, 2020
Monday, September 21, 2020
Monday, September 14, 2020
Daniel is joined by friend of the show Lindsay Wilkins for our third episode on Dark Castle films. This time, Ghost Ship (2002)! Since this one isn't technically a remake, each of our hosts selected an older film to pair with it, which turned out to be Val Lewton's The Ghost Ship (1943) and the exploitation classic (classic?) Death Ship (1980). All aboard!
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Welcome to Episode 1 of our retrospective series on the films of Dark Castle Entertainment, and the classic films that inspire them! Daniel is joined by friend of the show Matt Bledsoe to discuss House on Haunted Hill, both the William Castle original from 1959 and the Dark Castle remake from 1999. Can Daniel & Matt survive the episode for $10,000?? No, but they can stay alive just long enough to talk about these horror movies.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Daniel is joined for the first time by YouTuber Aaron Pynn (aka Mr. Vinegar Syndrome)! Together they dive deep into Hammer's version of that classic Egyptian monster, THE MUMMY. Come for the Mummy talk, but stay for Aaron's deep-cut Hammer recommendations, and discussion of the Dark Universe!
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Daniel and Cris take a break from the Gothic to dive into the bloody, sexy, and wonderful world of Italian Giallo! Brand new to blu ray is Umberto Lenzi's Orgasmo (1969), which is included on Severin's Lenzi/Baker Giallo Collection. The boys discuss it, along with Sergio Martino's The Case of the Scorpion's Tail (1971) and Lamberto Bava's Delirium (1987). A Trio of Giallo!
Spoilers for Orgasmo end: 35:50
Spoilers for The Case of the Scorpion's Tail end: 48:52
Spoilers for Delirium end: 1:03:06
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Adam Riske, writer and podcaster from F This Movie, returns to Cobwebs to join Daniel for a discussion on doomed romance in classic horror! Together they tackle Val Lewton's legendary Cat People (1942), as well as the aquatic-horror classic of dread Night Tide (1961). Can love ever last for a spooky monster? Tune in to find out!
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Daniel is joined by Michael Scott from The Dana Buckler Show to dive into Hammer's only werewolf film, The Curse of the Werewolf, as well as the recent Scream Factory blu-ray release. Terence Fisher directed this classic horror movie starring the incredible Oliver Reed as the monster. Howl at the moon and join us!
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Daniel is joined by Stefanie to celebrate the one year anniversary of Cobwebs the only way they know how... with Jack Black horror movies. Tune in for discussion on Goosebumps (2015), and The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018). Listener beware, you're in for a scare!
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Daniel welcomes friend and Cobwebs listener Carmelita Valdez McKoy to the show to discuss two films featuring Lady Vampires: Dracula's Daughter (1936) and The Hunger (1983). Bela Lugosi's dead, but there's still plenty of bloodsuckers to love!
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Daniel welcomes YouTuber Nathan Jones back to the show to talk about his recent journey through the entire Hammer Dracula franchise, culminating in an in-depth discussion of The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires. The first Kung Fu Horror Spectacular!
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Daniel is joined by writer from The Scioto Post, Cameron Jones! Together they explore 1960's SATANIC HORROR with a double-feature of The Masque of the Red Death (1964) and The City of the Dead (1960)! Come along, and try not to burn any witches.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Daniel is joined by his friend and personal angel of music, Isaac Coronel, to dive into the 1925 silent classic, The Phantom of the Opera! Isaac breaks down the fascinating history of the novel and film, and Daniel tries to wrap his head around silent movies. Let's go to the opera!
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Friday, April 24, 2020
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Cobwebs goes to the Circus! Daniel welcomes Adam Riske, writer and podcaster from F This Movie, to discuss two Circus themed horror films: Freaks (1932) and Vampire Circus (1972). Get your popcorn, take your seat, and enjoy the show!
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Cobwebs gets Lovecraftian! Daniel and Stefanie are terrorized by an indescribable horror while they dive into the new H.P. Lovecraft adaptation. And Nicolas Cage is along for the ride!
Also discussed, From Beyond (1986), and The Haunted Palace (1963).
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
People are staying home these days, and COBWEBS takes a step back from the Gothic. For this episode, Daniel is joined by Youtubers Nathan Jones and Cris Hurtado to recommend some of their favorite movies for you to watch from the safety of home! Grab some popcorn and turn up your surround sound, because it's time for a Stay-At-Home Movie Night! Discussion on films such as Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Fantastia, Darkman, and more!