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EP 57  Krull - A Very British Fantasy Special

EP 57 Krull - A Very British Fantasy Special

July 8, 2020

In this special we travel to the crazy and disjointed world of Krull.

Chris and Paul have for many years wanted to discuss fantasy films, a genre they both love. Lockdown has given them the opportunity and for one episode only (unless its really successful) they are becoming A Very British Fantasy.

So get your Glaives ready, gather as many young actors before they get famous and someone with one eye and try to work out whats going on. 

(By the way I realise that Bernard Bresslaw has also appeared in Doctor Who, before you all write in) 

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EP 56 Tony Sands Interview

EP 56 Tony Sands Interview

June 24, 2020

Bonus episode as we get to speak to Tony Sands, who played Tom in Moondial.

We talk about Moondial itself, Jacqueline Pearce and what Tony is currently doing.

Tony can be found on Twitter @TonyRDB

Tony's film Echoes of the Passed can be found here 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfD8LVXYDyo

Unrestricted View can be found here:

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The Hen and Chickens Theatre is closed at the moment. Details about how to help it during the current poandemic can be found on the website.

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EP 55 Moondial

EP 55 Moondial

June 17, 2020

We delve into the world of late eighties children's horror, Moondial. 

Is it a ghost story or a time travel story? Or both? We're not sure.

Join us, creepy masked kids, Jacqueline Pearce and children from 3 different time lines and we get very dizzy spinning on the Moondial.

(Paul's still experimenting with positioning his new mic so is a bit echoey here).

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Tony Sands excellent short film Echoes of the Passed can be found on youtube here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfD8LVXYDyo

 

EP 54 Sleepy Hollow

EP 54 Sleepy Hollow

May 25, 2020

Join us for our first proper episode during the lockdown as the we discuss the 1999 Tim Burton horror Sleepy Hollow. 

Is it really British?

Is Johnny Depp any good ?

And is this the film that resurects Christopher Lee's career?

All these questions and more will be answered in this very episode. Listen now before you lose your head! (It was obviously I couldn't resist that one!)

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Ep 53 Lockdown Special

Ep 53 Lockdown Special

May 11, 2020

We're back and in lockdown  for our Lockdown Special. I say special but its really mostly Chris talking, whilst Paul agrees every now and then, about what we've watched or read in the last few weeks.

The special bit is that we've worked out how to record over the internet so expect more episodes very soon. 

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Ep 52 Dracula Prince of Darkness

Ep 52 Dracula Prince of Darkness

July 7, 2019

Like the film we talk about in this episode, WE'RE BACK after a gap of 8 years.

Christopher Lee is also back in the role that made him famous, Dracula Prince of Darkness. Lets see what he has to say after all the time away. 

Will Peter Cushing be back or will they give his role to kick ass monk?

Come with us to Castle Dracula!

Quick note about the audio: the room we normally record in has been redecorated and has lost some of the soft furnishings. Therefore the audio is slightly echoey.

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EP 51 The Creeping Flesh

EP 51 The Creeping Flesh

September 16, 2018

Episode 51 The Creeping Flesh

Are you worried about turning evil? Don't worry, get yourself innoculated against evil, now! All you need is an ancient Papua New Guinean skeleton and some water.

Join us as we watch The Creeping Flesh.

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EP 50 Tales From The Crypt

EP 50 Tales From The Crypt

August 22, 2018

Its our 50th episode and to celebrate we're off to explore some local tombs. We're not sure why but maybe that robed thespian might be able to tell us. He seems to be be chatting away to that woman from Dynasty, Robin Hood, the bloke from the 1st series of the Avengers that wasn't Steed and two other blokes. I'msure approaching him will be a good idea. 

So join us we hear some Tales from the Crypt.

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EP 49 Fighting Fantasy House of Hell

EP 49 Fighting Fantasy House of Hell

July 23, 2018

We're back and this episode YOU are the hero!

Turn to page 1. If you decide to listen on then turn to 238 but first roll one die. If you roll a 6 or less then join us as we go back to the 80s and discuss the Fighting Fantasy Gamebook House of Hell.

EP 48 The Day of the Triffids

EP 48 The Day of the Triffids

February 14, 2018

We both get miserable watching the BBC version of Day of the Triffids. No not the Eddie Hazard one, the proper one from the 80s.

Time to get the weed killer out as we look at Day of the Triffids. 

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