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!

Friday, December 21, 2018

Pooka [from Hulu & Blumhouse's Into the Dark series] (SSS 87)

We're trying hard to get into the holiday spirit here at Saw Something Scary and we've called up Hulu & Blumhouse's Pooka to see if he can help. 

We'll find out if he's the gift that keeps on giving or the kind of present you hope came with a receipt.

In the meantime, here's what you'll get:

I. Jeff Hates Trailers - 02:55


Men in Black: International

Hellboy (2019)

II. The Horror Reporter - 12:45

News & pics keep rolling in from Jordan Peele's Us

The creepypasta we thought led to Overlook is getting its own film

Annabelle 3 sounds promising!

III. Pull the Curtain: Into the Dark: Pooka - 19:23


Friday, December 14, 2018

Buried [2010] (SSS 86)

It's time for Derik and Jeff to meet The Man in the Box - this week Saw Something Scary dives into 2010's Ryan Reynold's vehicle Buried.

Here's what's ahead of you when you press that play button:

I. Jeff Hates Trailers - 01:17


The Umbrella Academy

The Predator Holiday Special

Bird Box

Bonus: Derik finally saw Bohemian Rhapsody and that led the guys down a music biopic rabbit trail

II. The Horror Reporter - 30:38

Strange days ahead for Jurassic World

Good news on the Are You Afraid of the Dark film adaptation

Info is starting to trickle out from Jordan Peele's Us

III. Pull the Curtain: Buried [2010] - 46:44

Hit that download button, press play, and let's get going on the latest Saw Something Scary!

Friday, December 7, 2018

[Bonus!] Overlord + As Above, So Below

Derik and Jeff felt bad for being absent for a couple weeks so they're back to make amends with a special bonus episode.

Inside you'll find reviews for the recent Overlord as well as fan-favorite (or at least Jeff-favorite) As Above, So Below!  Time stamps are provided below if you want to skip around.

I. Overlord - 02:20

II. As Above, So Below - 19:01

Thursday, December 6, 2018

The Possession of Hannah Grace (SSS 85)

Saw Something Scary is back, just in time to give you the info you need on The Possession of Hannah Grace.

On the way there you know you'll get that sweet, sweet dose of Jeff Hates Trailers and The Horror Reporter.  Here's what's in store:

I. Jeff Hates Trailers - 01:40

- The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Season 2

- The Lion King

- Breakthrough

- Happy Death Day 2U

II. The Horror Reporter - 22:22

- The Roman Catholic Church Reports that Exorcisms are Up - Way Up.  Derik explains why.

- Movie Snobs Suck When It Comes to Horror Movies

- Mike Flanagan Corrects Movie Snobs on Horror Movies (Yay!)

III. Pull the Curtain: The Possession of Hannah Grace - 34:58