Tuesday, May 11, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 68 - Swashbuckle-Up!: Captain Blood

It's a pirate's life for us! This week Daniel is joined by YouTube superstar Aaron Pynn to band together in a brotherhood of buchoneers for a discussion on pirates, swashbucklers, and Errol Flynn. Together they talk about Captain Blood (1935), and recommend more Swashbuckler and Michael Curtiz films.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 67 - Sixties Samurai: Harakiri

There are two sides to every blade! This week Daniel is joined by YouTuber Nathan Jones to dive into 1960's Japanese Samurai movies. Together they discuss Masaki Kobayashi's Harakiri (1962), and recommend more Samurai films to check out. Whether you're a seasoned fan of the genre, or need an introduction, we hope you enjoy this dive into Kobayashi and Japanese film.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 66 - Mysteries & Martinis: The Thin Man

This week Daniel is joined by friend of the show Keith Rich to dive into the screwball comedy/murder mystery classic The Thin Man (1934). Pour yourself another drink and tune in to the discussion of the film, followed by some more movie recommendations to dust off.


Monday, April 19, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 65 - Planning a Classic Film Marathon!

It's the first episode of our rebranding! To kick off The Cobwebs Podcast, Daniel is joined by Lindsay Wilkins and Cris Hurtado to collaborate on planning one perfect 24-hour marathon of pre-1970's movies. We're talking about comedies, westerns, musicals, gothic horror, and so much more. Come celebrate Cobwebs' new direction with us by binge watching old movies!

Monday, April 5, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 64 - Vincent Price Film Noir!

Daniel is joined by Rosalie Lewis (writer and podcaster from F This Movie and the Blu-ray Boutique Podcast) to dive into Vincent Price's early career in the Film Noir genre! Films discussed include Laura (1944), Leave Her to Heaven (1945), and His Kind of Woman (1951). 


Wednesday, March 31, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 63 - A Very Svengoolie Triple Feature!

Daniel is joined by Anthony King (host of the Cult Movies Podcast) to pay tribute to beloved horror host SVENGOOLIE, and discuss 3 cult horror movies that played on his show. 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957), Dr. Cyclops (1940), and The Ghost and Mr. Chicken. The boys talk about Svengoolie's history, what makes his show so special, and throw rubber chickens at each other. 


Monday, March 22, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 62 - Ken Russell on Vestron Video!


This week, Cobwebs is talking crazy '80s movies! Daniel is joined by the co-host of the Good Times Great Movies Podcast, Doug McCambridge, to discuss the two Ken Russell films in the Vestron Video blu-ray collection. The Lair of the White Worm (1988) and Gothic (1986)! Listen in to try to wrap your head around these movies and conjure up your deepest, darkest fear...

Monday, March 15, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 61 - Bob Hope Horror Comedies!


It's our first episode focused on Classic Horror Comedies! Daniel is joined by Brian Saur from Pure Cinema and the Just the Discs Podcast to discuss a double-feature of Bob Hope movies. The Cat and the Canary (1939) and The Ghost Breakers (1940). They dig into what makes a good haunted house comedy, the appeal of Bob Hope, and Brian's three other B&W Horror Comedy recommendations. But don't get scared, Daniel & Brian don't believe in ghosts! ...or do they?

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Monday, March 8, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 60 - Warner Archive Blu-rays Vol 2!

Daniel is joined by Matt Bledsoe from the Film Feast podcast and Anthony King from The Cult Movie Podcast to talk about some of their favorite movies from Warner Archive's blu-ray collection. 12 total recommendation to prepare you for the next Warner Archive sale! Horror, Comedy, Action and more!


Monday, March 1, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 59 - Gothic Musicals: Sweeney Todd & More!


Cobwebs goes musical! Daniel is joined by Adam Riske (writer and podcaster from F This Movie) for a discussion on four Spooky Musicals: Phantom of the Paradise (1974), The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), Little Shop of Horrors (1986), and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007).

Monday, February 22, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 58 - The Invisible Man 2020 & The Invisible Man's Revenge

It's the last episode of our Dark Universe series! For 6 episodes we have been taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode has opened with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and here we are talking about two movies about very evil Invisible Men. The Universal Monsters sequel The Invisible Man's Revenge (1944) and the modern Blumhouse classic The Invisible Man (2020). For this episode, Daniel is joined by Cris Hurtado, the host of the Inside the Sequel podcast! In addition to the movies, Daniel & Cris talk about the Universal Monsters as a whole, the current state of horror films, and drink a potion that turns them invisible. Anybody got an antidote?

Monday, February 15, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 57 - Dark Universe: The Mummy 2017 & The Mummy 1932


Tom Cruise vs. The Mummy! For episode 5 of our series on The Dark Universe, we are discussing the purest Dark Universe film yet. For 6 episodes we have been taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode has opened with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and here we are talking about two films the tell the story of the classic Egyptian monster. The Universal Monster's classic The Mummy (1932) and the official Dark Universe launching film The Mummy (2017). For this episode, Daniel is joined by Lindsay Wilkins, the host of the Schlock and Awe podcast! Daniel and Lindsay hang out with an ancient sarcophagus, and try not to read the words on the scroll out loud.

Monday, February 8, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 56 - Dark Universe: Victor Frankenstein & Frankenstein 1931

It's episode 4 of our series on The Dark Universe! For 6 episodes we are taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode will open with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and here we are talking about two very different takes on Mary Shelley's classic Frankenstein story. The Universal Monster's classic Frankenstein (1931) and the controversial reboot Victor Frankenstein (2015). For this episode, Daniel is joined by Ken Walker, the co-host of the Film Feast podcast! Daniel and Ken reminisce about childhood memories of Universal Monster love, and try to reanimate a dead body. It's alive!


Sunday, January 31, 2021

FANTASY OSCARS Ep. 1 - The 1990's

It's episode 1 of a 3-part crossover series between Cobwebs, The Terror Table and Inside the Sequel! Fantasy Oscars! Each episode will cover a different decade of film, in which Daniel, Mitch Oliver, and Cris Hurtado play a competitive game to decide their fantasy Best Picture winner for each year. From 1990 to 1999, many great films (and personal favorites) are discussed.


Monday, January 25, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 55 - Dark Universe: Dracula Untold & Dracula 1979


Episode 3 of our series on The Dark Universe! For 6 episodes we are taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode will open with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and here we are talking about two more sympathetic takes of the Dracula story. John Badham's Dracula (1979) and Dark Universe reboot Dracula Untold. For this episode, Daniel is joined by Paul Farrell, writer from Bloody Disgusting and Scriptophobics and podcaster from Scream Addicts and Dead Ringers. Daniel and Paul discuss what makes a Dracula film work, the merits of cinematic universes, and turn into a giant swarm of bats.


Monday, January 18, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 54 - Dark Universe: The Wolfman 2010 & Night of the Werewolf


It's episode 2 of our series on The Dark Universe! For 6 episodes we are taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode will open with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and here we are talking about two movies where a sympathetic werewolf fights another monster. Paul Naschy's Night of the Werewolf (1981) and the Universal Monsters remake The Wolfman (2010). Joining Daniel is YouTuber and Paul Naschy expert Aaron Pynn! Aaron gives many Naschy recommendations, and Daniel unpacks his complicated relationship with this remake.

Monday, January 11, 2021

COBWEBS Ep. 53 - Dark Universe: Van Helsing & Captain Kronos


Welcome to Episode 1 of our new series on The Dark Universe! For the next 6 episodes we will be taking a look at 6 different classic monster reboots from the 2000’s. Each episode will open with a discussion on an older horror film that pairs well with the reboot we’ve spotlighted, and today we’ll be talking about two action hero vampire hunters. Hammer’s Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter (1974), and the Stephen Sommers blockbuster Van Helsing (2004). Joining Daniel is action movie expert Michael Scott, the host of Adkins Undisputed: The Most Complete Scott Adkins Podcast in the World. Together they discuss these superhero monster hunters, offer more than a few controversial opinions, and use crossbows to vanquish all evil.

Action/Horror movies also discussed: Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001), Dog Soldiers (2002), Overlord (2018), The Legend of the Seven Golden Vampires (1974), and the Underworld franchise.