Monthly Archives October 2015

The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Everything: Terror Beyond “Horror”

So here we are yet again, another October is coming to a close and with it the opportunity to relish the most exciting time of the year. Its the season of hoodie weather, shit tastings like pumpkin, costuming ourselves as racial and cultural stereotypes, and binge watching horror movies for a month because its a thing people on the internet were doing…. Let’s be real, that’s bullshit. In general, our obsession to compartmentalize our months thematically is one of habits that we as a society need to work on, but, I digress. Any true blue horror fan doesn’t set aside
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EPISODE 39: ON LOCATION AT EXHUMED FILMS 24 HOUR HORRORTHON IX

http://media.blubrry.com/cinepunx/p/www.cinepunx.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Cinepunx_Episode_39.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOUR MONTH OF HORROR CONTINUES WITH A BRAND NEW EPISODE OF CINEPUNX Hey everybody, and then you for checking out this very special edition of Cinepunx. Episode 39 was recorded LIVE and ON LOCATION at the Exhumed Films 24 Hour Horrorthon! We Have to begin with so many thank you’s, first off to Exhumed Films for such an awesome event, second to our good friend Jacob Knight for recording and intro and outro for this episode, and then to all of you who spoke to us and who bought
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A JOURNAL OF FEAR WEEK 4: IN A GLASS CAGE/ BLOOD ORGY OF THE SHE DEVILS/ BURNT OFFERINGS/ HELLRAISER III/ A LIZARD IN A WOMAN’S SKIN

IT JUST WON’T END!!! Welcome to week 4 of A JOURNAL OF FEAR! It has been a long and bumpy ride, and it is almost through. This process is not easy, well the writing aspect isn’t. Watching a movie a day for a month is not impossible, but it ain’t easy either. I have a conference coming up I am presenting at, and it is difficult giving this project the attention I thin it deserves while also preparing for that. Oh, and I guess figuring out how to make money as well. This week was my highest number of disappointing
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A JOURNAL OF FEAR WEEK 3: MOTEL HELL/ THE BLOOD ON SATAN’S CLAW/ CALVAIRE/ CRIMSON PEAK/ A CAT IN THE BRAIN/ DEMON KNIGHT/ BORDELLO OF BLOOD/ NEON MANIACS

Hey y’all, welcome to our THIRD installment of this year’s A JOURNAL OF FEAR! This is, well honestly describing it as late would actually be generous. This week I definitely took some, well lets call them short cuts. Basically, I added Crimson Peak even though that is not the kind of film I normally cover in this column. I saw it though, and I thought I would have something worth sharing about it. Turns out, I didn’t really. So I apologize for not only breaking the format, but then having no positive results from it. Secondly I included films which
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A JOURNAL OF FEAR WEEK 2: ALICE, SWEET ALICE/SOCIETY/THE CHURCH/CHERRY FALLS/ZOMBI 2/THE DEADLY SPAWN/DEAD FRIEND

WELCOME TO WEEK TWO! Some quick thoughts before we jump in. I am sorry this is late. The plan into the future is for these to come out immediately at the beginning of the week. However, weekly podcast recording has cut into my watching and writing time, so there is a bit of a delay. This week, I managed to watch a lot of films which were not that scary. Since my schedule is not set in stone, what films do YOU think I should be watching that are really disturbing. Let me know, and I will try and work
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EPISODE 38: ALL THINGS WEREWOLF WITH JUSTIN LORE AND EVAN VELLELA

http://media.blubrry.com/cinepunx/p/www.cinepunx.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Cinepunx_Episode_38.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe moon is full, my skin is tingly, and I can feel the change coming on, so it MUST be time for a new episode of CINEPUNX!!!! Our MONTH OF HORROR continues as we sit down with host of the HORROR BUSINESS podcast, scene stalwart, and internet sensation Justin Lore!! Justin is a big fan of werewolf films and was excited to come on the show and discuss them with us. We were also joined by Cinepunx regular Evan Vellela! You may know Evan from multiple episodes, some
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EPISODE 37: WE TALK GOODNIGHT MOMMY WITH SPECIAL GUEST JOHN WREN!

http://media.blubrry.com/cinepunx/p/www.cinepunx.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Cinepunx_Episode_37.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS LOOK AT US KEEPING OUR PROMISES LIKE SOME SORT OF SQUARES! IT IS A NEW EPISODE OF THE NOTORIOUS C.I.N.E.P.U.N.X.     Oh, hai guise. Welcome to the latest installment of our MONTH OF HORRORS! We sat down with Mosh Master, Horror Hound, and Vocalist extreme John Wren! You may know him from his band BOTTOMFEEDER  or you may have read some of his film reviews on STEREOKILLER  or you may have had him mosh you into oblivion during an ALL OUT WAR set or for that matter NEW
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A JOURNAL OF FEAR WEEK 1: MADHOUSE, DON’T TORTURE A DUCKLING, TWO EVIL EYES, THE LORD OF ILLUSIONS

Greetings my fiendish friends and welcome to the first week of A JOURNAL OF FEAR. This is Year Three of this little project, where I write about an activity I was already doing, that is watching a different horror movie every day in the month of October. For a brief but overly boring introduction you can click here and to read some of past years’ material click here. As usual, I am again running behind (this has been a theme of the project every year) so I thank you again, and always, for your patience. I wanted to start this
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A JOURNAL OF FEAR: An Introduction of Sorts

Welcome friends to A JOURNAL OF FEAR, my Halloween marathon column of Horror film thought and reflection. I started this column two years ago over at Cinapse.co for several reasons . The most practical ones were simply a love of Horror films, and a desire to not just watch a Horror movie a day in October, but to write about them as well. If you have listened to the podcast you know that my interest in film does not end with Horror, but it does begin there, and it is in that sense an important part of how I became
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EPISODE 36: MONTH OF HORRORS, HALLOWEEN MEMORIES, AND CONFESSIONS

http://media.blubrry.com/cinepunx/p/www.cinepunx.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Cinepunx_Episode_36.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSGreetings ghoulish fiends and fiendish ghouls, you have wandered into another horrid and defiling episode of CINEPUNX!! Welcome to our big MONTH OF HORRORS KICK OFF  EPISODE! Granted, we began technically last episode with a really in depth chat with Samm Deighan about British Horror as well as contemporary vs classic horror. IT was a KILLER episode if we do say so ourselves. What sets THIS episode apart is that it is posting in October, and officially initiating our MONTH OF HORRORS program, during which we will be
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