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Brain Rot - An 80s Horror Podcast

Aug 23, 2021

Salutations, Rotters!


This week I'm joined by besties of the pod Mike Muncer and Becky Darke to discuss Stuart Gordons 1987 cult classic DOLLS and 1991's Childs Play rip-off DOLLY DEAREST.

Both of these films have such a huge nostalgic presence in my heart. But how did they hold up, decades...

Aug 16, 2021

Greetings, Rotters!

Tori Allen-Martin is BACK after joining me last season to discuss the wonderful Chopping Mall.

When I decided to cover the bizarre and cringe-worthy Microwave Massacre, I needed someone who could handle it.... enter Tori.

Join us as we try to navigate this messy exploitation movie with a distinct...

May 1, 2021

Welcome back, Rotters!

This is the first episode in our four-part retrospective of the Critters franchise. Starting here with the original 1986 movie and then continuing at from Tuesday, with Critters 2 (1988)

When you think of Critters, images that usually come to mind are the 'Critterball'...

Mar 21, 2021

Ello, Rotters!

Hope you're all doing horrendously.

This week I'm joined by actor, presenter and pandemic dance healer, Joe Tracini.

We break down the BANANAS 1986 fantasy-horror, Troll. From soprano mushrooms to Sonny Bono bloating and bursting into foliage, this film has everything you never asked for (including two...

Mar 14, 2021

Haiiiii Rotters!

Ready to shunt? 

This week i'm joined by chef, (award winning) food writer and life long horror fan, Gizzi Erskine! 

We discuss the slimiest and most icky body-horror, Society (1989). Brian Yuzna's first foray into directing is truly a joyous trashterpiece. Join us as we converse about bloodletting,...