Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Episode 34 - WolfCop/Dead Rising: Watchtower/Fred Carlini

It's time, once again, for a brand new episode of The Grave Plot Podcast.

In Horror Business, we've got some sad news about a few genre stars that recently passed, but it's not all bad news. We've also got a new movie from the creator of Friday the 13th, a new monster movie being picked up by FOX, a collaboration from two big names, and rumors of a sequel to It Follows. We've also got got TV news about Twin Peaks and an upcoming Suspiria show.

We also got a chance to talk to Fred Carlini of Bright Light Media, the company behind a new 80s horror based board game called Mixtape Massacre. The game looks and sounds incredibly bad ass and they are looking for funding via Kickstarter as we speak. So listen to the interview, check out the website, and make it happen!

In our reviews, we discuss the Canadian horror/comedy werewolf flick WolfCop as well as the zombie video game adaptation Dead Rising: Watchtower. We also review the short film El Gigante with Max Zaleski from Wrestling With Subtitles and The Wrestling Game. We then close out the show with a new segment called Plot Holes. So give it a listen and if you enjoy it, leave us a review on iTunes or Stitcher.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Drunken Cinema, Vol. 7: surprise movie

In honor of April Fool's Day, we decided to offer all of you a special surprise edition of Drunken Cinema. What movie could it be? April Fool's Day? The remake of April Fool's Day? Something less obvious? There's only one way to find out and that's to listen along with us.

Here's a little hint that might help you figure it out. It's a cocktail that's relevant to the movie, and it's called Space Juice.
5 oz Midori melon liqueur
4 oz pineapple juice
1 oz Sprite soda
2 oz vodka 
Pour Midori melon liqueur, pineapple juice, and vodka into shaker and shake until mixed. Strain contents into glass. Add Sprite soda. For stronger drink, add 1 shot of Bacardi® 151 Rum into shaker along with other ingredients.
So mix yourself a drink and enjoy this mystery movie along with us!

Episode 33 - Muck/It Follows

Welcome back to a brand new episode of The Grave Plot Podcast! It's April Fool's Day, so let's see what kind of antics we can get up to.

We kick off Horror Business by discussing Archie Horror, a new imprint of Archie Comics, as well as the next movie in the I Spit On Your Grave franchise. We then go on to discuss the upcoming Sharknado documentary, and answer all of the burning questions about that movie. We also talk about the "X Files" comeback, a new cannibal movie that's NOT The Green Inferno, a pair of graphic novels from Legendary, and updates on Friday the 13th and Sleepaway Camp.

In our reviews, we have two movies that have been pretty highly anticipated. One is the first ever 4K horror movie, Muck, starring Kane Hodder. The other is the independent hit It Follows. With these movies' reputations proceeding them, did they meet our expectations? You know I'm not going to sit here and tell you, so listen to the episode and find out for yourself!

Friday, March 20, 2015

Drunken Cinema, Vol. 6: Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon

Drunken Cinema is back and this is one we've been waiting for. The movie in question this time around is one of our favorites, the underrated (in our minds) slasher mockumentary Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon. If you haven't seen it, you're missing out.

If you have seen it, then you understand the relevance of our featured cocktail, the Angry Apple Press.
2 oz VEEV
2 oz Angry Orchard Hard Cider
1 oz Soda
1/2 oz Simple Syrup 
Build all ingredients, including ice, in a rocks glass. Stir and present with an apple garnish and sprinkle of cinnamon.
So grab your cocktail and your remote control and... join us.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Episode 32 - The Lazarus Effect/Digging Up the Marrow/Peter Dukes

Did you miss us? Well, miss no longer because we are back.

We kick off our big return show with a ton of Horror Business. In movies, we have updates on Ghostbusters, Leatherface, Alien, Martyrs, Halloween, Nightmare City, and more. We also discuss TV shows including "American Horror Story," "The Walking Dead," and "Constantine." In video game news, we talk about Mortal Kombat X and Slasher, vol. 1: Summer Camp. Plus a ton more.

Our movie reviews this episode are both new movies. One is Adam Green's Digging Up the Marrow, about a man who believes monsters are real and he has found them. Our other review is The Lazarus Effect, starring Olivia Wilde, Mark Duplass, Evan Peters, and Donald Glover. It's been pretty hyped up as of late, does it live up to it? Listen and see.

We also have an interview with filmmaker Peter Dukes of Dream Seekers Productions. He talks all about his previous projects, such as Little Reaper and The Beast, as well as some exciting future projects.

So strap in and get ready, because we're back and there is some new and exciting stuff coming from The Grave Plot podcast.

This episode is dedicated to Andy. We're gonna miss you, brother.

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