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!


Winston Essex as played by Sebastion Cabot


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.


Check out the trailer for Ssq. :

Retro Movie Geek Presents: TERROR ON THE TUBE

Horror Movie Podcast:


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.


The always fabulous Vincent Price in animated form:


The wonderful work of IBTrav (Travis Falligant):

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


Thank you to Chris for our show theme!

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

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Probing Aliens

May 13th, 2018

The truth is out there! Join us as we disect the 1995 television special: "Alien Autopsy: Fact or Fiction?" and The X-Files episode "Jose Chung's From Outer Space".


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"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

Outro Music: "Mr. Spaceman" performed by The Byrds

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Space Madness

April 5th, 2018

What happens to the psyche when exploring strange new worlds? Find out with us, as we discuss three episodes from the darker side of Star Trek: "A Wolf in the Fold" from the Original Series, and also "Frame of Mind" and "Phantasms" from The Next Generation.


Here is Deanna Troi as a cake, and a link to the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers video for "Don't Come Around Here No More":


Music credits for this episode:

"Theme from Star Trek" by Van McCoy

"Haunted Davenport Theme" by Chris Howcroft

"Shatner of the Mount" by Fall on Your Sword

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Tainted Love

February 14th, 2018

Join us for a discussion of toxic obsession pretending to be love, as we review episodes of The Twilight Zone, Tales From the Crypt, and Friday the 13th: The Series.


Thanks as always to Chris for our show theme!
Outro Music: "Tainted Love", performed by Gloria Jones


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January 31st, 2018

For this episode we discuss the BBC telefilm Ghostwatch, which aired on Halloween night in 1992.


Here is a behind the scenes photo of Pipes:


The Band on the Run album cover with Michael Parkinson and Christopher Lee:


Links to "Bite Back on Ghostwatch" (parts 1 and 2):


The Radiolab episode on "The War of the Worlds" broadcast:


The Retro Movie Geek Podcast:


As always, thanks to Chris for our show theme!

Outro Music: "The Little Man Who Wasn't There", performed by Glenn Miller and his Orchestra


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And All Through the House

December 24th, 2017

The happiest of holidays to you! We gather to discuss a classic Horror Christmas tale, "And All through the House". We compare the 1972 "Tales From the Crypt" film segment with the 1989 episode from the television series. Also, fair warning, there is Christmas disco at the end of this episode (truly terrifying).


Here is a link to the video we mention of the original comic:

Thanks to Chris for our show theme!

Outro music: "Santa Claus is Coming to Town", by The Mistletoe Disco Band

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Childhood Television Trauma and the Night Gallery Pilot

December 21st, 2017

Join us for our first episode, as we discuss television that scared us as children and then dive deep into the pilot episode of the Night Gallery!


A special thanks to co-host Chris for creating our show theme!

Here is the Doctor Who intro we discuss:


Here are the two related television podcasts we recommend in this episode:






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