Tuesday, February 13, 2018

The Shape of Water (Still Trying Out the New Format!) (SSS 51)

Either Get Out or The Shape of Water stands the best chance of landing the thriller horror genre a Best Picture Oscar win.

That means that even though the The Shape of Water isn't necessarily horrifying (stay tuned to find out!) it is Oscar bait.

So what we have in this film is a non-horrifying Horror movie working as Oscar bait that uses Sally Hawkins as fish bait.

Here's where you can find that killer content you've come to expect from Saw Something Scary:

Review - 1:40

Jeff Hates Trailers - 43:00

The Horror Reporter - 47:00

You know what to do - hit download, press play, and let's talk find out if those who watch The Shape of Water will say they Saw Something Scary!

Website listeners can stream this episode on TuneIn here!

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tragedy Girls (And Trying Out a New Format!) (SSS 50)

This week the guys from Saw Something Scary connect with the Tragedy Girls, an (already?) cult hit that has intrigued the online horror community since it first started making the rounds at film festivals in the Fall of 2017.

The film is available on multiple platforms now (Amazon, for instance) so it is high time for your guides to your next scare to give you the heads up on whether or not these girls can deliver a legit chill down your spine or not.

Also on this episode you'll hear the first of a few experiments with the format of the show.  You'll still get all the expected Triple S content but the order is switched up.  Like it?  Let us know!  Hate it?  Let us know!  Here's the new order:

Tragedy Girls Review: 1:38

Jeff Hates Trailers: 29:36

The Horror Reporter: 31:30

Hit that download button, press play, and let's talk about Tragedy Girls in the latest from Saw Something Scary!

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The Exorcist (10,000 Downloads Special!) (SSS 49)


10,000 Downloads.  10,000 Downloads. 10,000 Downloads!

Time flies when you Saw Something Scary and to commemorate this special occasion Derik and Jeff take a look at what may very well be the greatest scary movie of all time.

Thank you to everyone who pressed play on a download of the Saw Something Scary podcast and here's to 25,000!

Website listeners can stream the episode on TuneIn here.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Happy Death Day (SSS 48)

The guys from the Triple S Pod are back again, this time dissecting the pleasant-surprise hit of 2017 horror, Happy Death Day!

Before they meet Tree's eventual death eventual death eventual death they make the stops you've come to know and love:

Jeff Hates Trailers - 2:22

The Horror Reporter - 8:18

Pull the Curtain: Happy Death Day: 12:42

Hit that download button, press play, and let's get started all over again on Happy Death Day with Saw Something Scary's expert tandem.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Before I Wake (SSS 47)

Finally, after years of waiting, Mike Flanagan's Before I Wake is available for [legal] consumption in the good ol' U.S. of A!  Thank you Netflix!  Of course, as soon as the film was available, the guys from Saw Something Scary jumped on the chance to complete their Mike Flanagan fan-boy set.

On the way to their review you will fine the regular features that make the Triple S Pod so special!

Jeff Hates Trailers - 1:57

The Horror Reporter - 15:17

Pull the Curtain: Before I Wake - 24:02

Hit that download button, press play, and lets talk about Before I Wake!

Website listeners can stream this episode on TuneIn here.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Reviewing 2017 in Horror (SSS 46)

So here we are: a calendar year with Saw Something Scary has come and gone.  In this episode Derik and Jeff take a look back at a truly remarkable year in the horror genre.

The guys work from worst to first so in this episode you will hear:

How Did We Miss This?!? - The 2017 horror films we wanted to see but never got around to.

The Festivus Airing of Grievances: These movie aren't just bad.  They're an insult to movie watchers and the guys are going to give them a piece of their mind.

The Worst of 2017- Self-explanatory but also slightly better than the movies in the Airing of Grievances.

Special Category: Jeff's "I Don't Get It" - Someone please help Jeff figure out why the movie in this category is good.

The Best of 2017 - The Top 10 Horror Movies of 2017

Hit that download button, press play, and help the fellas from Saw Something Scary but a bow on 2017!

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

John Carpenter's The Thing [Better Edit] (SSS 45)

** The previous edition of this episode had some editing errors that slipped past us in editing. **
** This is the better version of the episode to listen to. **

Super friends unite!  Derik Zoo is off on the Never Growing Up Comedy Tour this week so Jeff brought in long-time friend (and fan of the podcast) Jared Moore to break down a true classic, John Carpenter's The Thing.  Here's what else you'll hear in the episode:

I. Jeff Hates Trailers (2:25)

Oceans 8

Sicario 2

Mortal Engines

The Butchering

Red Sparrow

II. The Horror Reporter (7:43)

SSS End of the Year Episode is Coming Up

The Thing: Infection at Outpost 31 Board Game

III. Pull the Curtain: John Carpenter's The Thing (11:15)