Thursday, January 31, 2019

The Babadook (2014) Revisited! - On the Road to Jordan Peele's Us! (SSS 91)

This week on Saw Something Scary, taking their cues from Jordan Peele (wise, we know) are revisiting their review of The Babadook from 2012.

On that road they get into the regularly scheduled mischief and here's what that looks like: 

I. Jeff Hates Trailers - 03:56

Netflix's Polar

Amazon's The Boys

Abducted in Plain SightConversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes + Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

II. The Horror Reporter - 18:16

HBO's soon-forthcoming Folklore series of Asian horror

Emily Blunt gets [some of] the recognition she deserves this award season

Upgrade Director and Blumhouse Make a New Run at the Universal Monsters

Jordan Peele Breaks Jeff's Heart Regarding Get Out, Ramps Up Anticipation for Us

The Babadook's Jennifer Kent is Teaming with Guillermo Del Toro to Make a Scary Movie

III. Pull the Curtain: The Babadook - 35:40

IV. The Road to Jordan Peele's Us01:11:36

So how does The Babadook connect to Us?

Friday, January 25, 2019

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Glass + The Shining (1980) - On the Road to Jordan Peele's Us (SSS 90)

Saw Something Scary is back and with a bang, baby!

This week we're still On the Road to Jordan Peele's Us but we're also taking a look at the latest from the Shamalayaniverse - Glass!

Hang around for a special piece of news from ya boys Derik and Jeff too!

So here's the order:

I. A Bit O' News: Oscar Nominations Are Out.  Jeff's Ticked - 02:14

II. Review: The Shining (1980) - 13:08

III. Review: Glass: - 48:17

IV. Special Announcement! - 01:28:05

Friday, January 11, 2019

Dead Again [1991] - On the Road to Jordan Peele's Us (SSS 89)

We're gearing up for Jordan Peele's Us by walking through the films Peele gave to the cast of Us to watch in preparation for making the movie.

First up is 1991's Dead Again and the guys from Saw Something Scary are here to give you all you need to know about this one.

On the way you'll also get:

I. Jeff Hates Trailers - 01:18

Prodigy (Trailer #2)

The Hole in the Ground


II. The Horror Reporter - 16:55

1. "Castle Rock" Season 2 is Heading into Production

2. IFC Acquires Babadook Director Jennifer's Kent's The Nightingale

Sidebar: Aquaman - Yay or Nay?

3. Jordan Peele's Us to Hit Theaters a Week Later After Landing SXSW Opening Night Slot

Sidebar: Derik saw Vice and thinks its pretty scary.

Sidebar: Check out Axl Rose cosplaying as the gangster mom from Goonies (below the podcast art at the bottom of these notes).

III Pull the Curtain: Dead Again - 40:15


Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Bird Box + The Best & Worst of 2018! (SSS 88)


The Triple S Podcast is back and the guys have a doozy of an episode for your listening pleasure.

This week has all kinds of goodies in it - a deep dive into that wonderful Us trailer Jordan Peele Christmas-gifted us with ( 03:30) , a review ( 17:29 ) of the phenom-status Bird Box from Netflix, and a full break down of all that the horror genre had to offer in 2018 ( 37:50 )!

When we say all that horror has to offer in 2018 we mean all:

The Worst of 2018 Horror

Perfectly Acceptable Horror Movies of 2018
The Best Horror Series of 2018
The Best Horror Movies of 2018
The Best Horror of 2018
Bonus: The Best Scares of 2018

So let's get it going - 2018 just won't be finished up right 'till you hear from The Saw Something Scary Podcast fellas!