Nightmares in The Outer Limits

July 2nd, 2019

The Davenport gang pays a visit to The Outer Limits. We compare two versions of the same story titled "Nightmare", as it's presented in the original 1960's series (season 1, episode 10) and the revival series from the 1990's (season 4, episode 16).

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Music Credits:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Welcome to My Nightmare" by Alice Cooper

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The Weird World of Courage the Cowardly Dog

May 28th, 2019

Mad barbers, diabolical felines, and Granny Stew! It's animation month in Davenportland, and we spend some time discussing a beloved series: Courage the Cowardly Dog.

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Courage the Cowardly Dog Pilot: "The Chicken from Outer Space"

https://vimeo.com/32018930

 

Music Credits:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Howl at the Moon" by The Black Belles

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Revenge of the Stepford Wives

April 30th, 2019

Put on your best frock and join us as we visit Stepford, Connecticut. We gather to discuss a made for TV movie from 1980, "Revenge of the Stepford Wives".

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Links for this episode:

Land of the Creeps Episode 191: Women in Horror:

http://landofthecreeps.blogspot.com/2019/03/land-of-creeps-episode-191-women-in.html

The Faculty of Horror Episode 67: Where is My Mind:

http://www.facultyofhorror.com/2018/11/episode-67-where-is-my-mind-the-stepford-wives-1975-and-get-out-2017/

 

Music Credits:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"A Man Needs a Maid" by Neil Young

 

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Doctor Who: The Ark in Space

February 1st, 2019

We traverse time and space with the 4th Doctor as played by Tom Baker. Season 12, episode 5.

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Tom Baker, This is Your Life: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZoORhV2oLU

 

The VHS cover for this episode:

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Music credits for this episode:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"The Franz Kafka Rock Opera" from Home Movies ep.106 "Director's Cut"

 

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Frozen In Terror

December 24th, 2018

It's wintertime in Davenportland, so we're spending time with two episodes of classic television dealing with snowbound paranoia. First up is the X-Files tribute to John Carpenter's "The Thing": "Ice" from season 1, episode 8. We follow up with a similarly themed episode of the Twilight Zone: "Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up?" from season 2, episode 28. Bundle up with someone you trust, and enjoy!

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Music credits for this episode:

"Snow" From Irving Berlin's White Christmas

"The Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!" performed by Frank Sinatra

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Night Gallery November

November 28th, 2018

Join us as we delve into Night Gallery and discuss five different segments from the series: "Certain Shadows on the Wall"(Season1, Episode 3), "Clean Kills and Other Trophies"(Season 1, Episode 12), "Return of the Sorcerer"(Season 3, Episode 1), "Professor Peabody's Last Lecture"(Season 2, Episode 8) , and "Big Surprise"(Season 2, Episode 8) .

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Watch "Big Surprise" : https://vimeo.com/177849108

Check out Horror Movie Podcast: https://horrormoviepodcast.com/

Check out Retro Movie Geek: https://retromoviegeek.com/

 

Music credits for this episode:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Chewbacca" by Supernova

 

 

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Halloween Special Special

October 26th, 2018

Join us for a discussion of our favorite Halloween television specials (and episodes) with our guest, Nathan Tolle, author of "Pumpkin Cinema".

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You can purchase a copy of Pumpkin Cinema here:

https://www.schifferbooks.com/pumpkin-cinema-the-best-movies-for-halloween-5572.html

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Headless Horseman Van art that needs to exist:

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Music credits for this episode:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Anything Can Happen On Halloween" performed by Tim Curry

*Here's a link to the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUhuPn8_d0Q

 

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Ghost Story AKA Circle of Fear

October 1st, 2018

We discuss two episodes from the William Castle produced series Ghost Story (later named Circle of Fear): "The Dead We Leave Behind" and "Legion of Demons". All hail the devil toad!

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Winston Essex as played by Sebastion Cabot

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Music credits for this episode:

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Blow up your TV (Spanish Pipedream)" performed by John Denver

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In Search of: Cryptids

August 28th, 2018

Join us for our first discussion of the classic 70's paranormal program In Search Of, where we examine a few episodes on cryptozoological beasts.

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Check out the trailer for Ssq. :https://vimeo.com/250994568

Retro Movie Geek Presents: TERROR ON THE TUBE https://retromoviegeek.com/tott001/

Horror Movie Podcast: https://horrormoviepodcast.com/

 

Music credits for this episode:

"The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins" performed by Leonard Nimoy

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

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Scooby Doo Spooktackular

May 30th, 2018

For this episode we expore a childhood favorite, as we discuss the many incarnations of the Scooby Doo series.

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The always fabulous Vincent Price in animated form:

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The wonderful work of IBTrav (Travis Falligant): http://www.ibtrav.com/

Scooby Doo on Zombie Island "It's Terror Time Again" by Skycycle:

https://youtu.be/GkNask_pMKo

 

Thank you to Chris for our show theme!

Outro Music: "Scooby Doo Where are You?" Performed by Matthew Sweet

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