The Film Flamers: A Horror Movie Podcast

The Film Flamers is a podcast devoted to horror movies (or horror adjacent), with a little comedy tossed in! From classics to new favorites to camp, no horror movie is safe from dissection and laughs.

Hot Take: The Grudge (2020)

January 13th, 2020

Check out our Hot Take on The Grudge - the 2020 American supernatural horror film written and directed by Nicolas Pesce, and produced by Sam Raimi, starring Andrea Riseborough, Demián Bichir, John Cho, Betty Gilpin, Lin Shaye, and Jacki Weaver. Find out why so many people left the theater with a grudge, and whether or not we did too! Have you seen The Grudge? Let us know what you thought about it and this episode.

   

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: January 2020
  • Week 2: Hot Take: The Grudge (2020)
  • Week 3: The Invitation (2015)
  • Week 4: Up in Flames: 2019 in Review

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: Knives Out (2019)

December 16th, 2019

Check out our hot take of Rian Johnson's whodunit, starring pretty much everyone in Hollywood. From Daniel Craig to Jamie Lee Curtis and a dash of Chris Evans, Christopher Plummer, and Toni Collette, we've got quite the handful here. And listen to this one closely, fellow flamers - because we suspect foul play!  

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: December 2019
  • Week 2: Hot Take: Knives Out
  • Week 3: Black Christmas (1974)
  • Week 4: Top Ten Slasher Movies

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: Doctor Sleep (2019)

November 18th, 2019

We've got a very special hot take for you this month, and you definitely don't want to sleep on it. The direction, acting, and atmosphere all shine in this one, so please don't overlook this film. We think this movie has a lot of rewatch potential, with an impression that will last forever, and ever, and ever... so go watch Doctor Sleep and listen to this episode post haste!

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: November 2019
  • Week 2: Top Ten Vampire Movies
  • Week 3: Hot Take: Doctor Sleep (2019)
  • Week 4: Interview With The Vampire (1994)

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: It: Chapter 2 (2019)

October 21st, 2019

Hellooo! Listen as we finally bring you our Hot Take on It: Chapter 2, starring the lovable Pennywise the Pooh. Find out exactly what we thought of this highly anticipated sequel, and how it stacked up against our very high expectations. Have you seen It: Chapter 2? Let us know what you thought and we'll read your comments on the air. Better yet, leave a message on our hotline at 972-666-7733 and let your voice be heard! 

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: October 2019
  • Week 2: Top Ten Stephen King Movies
  • Week 3: Hot Take: It: Chapter 2
  • Week 4: Creepshow (1982)

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: Ready or Not (2019)

September 16th, 2019

Take a minute, listeners - but just a minute - because ready or not, Chris and Robert are here with their hot take on the summer's best horror comedy, Ready or Not, starring Samara Weaving and Andie MacDowell. Holy dick!

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: September 2019
  • Week 2: Hot Take: Ready or Not (2019)
  • Week 3: Fallen (1998)
  • Week 4: Top Ten Pop Songs in Horror Movies 

 

Coming in October:

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: Midsommar (2019)

August 12th, 2019

What did the Film Flamers watch in mid summer? Midsommar! Find out what we thought (and felt) about Ari Aster's contentious yet critically acclaimed folk horror film in this extra hot hot-take. Have you seen Midsommar? Let us know what you thought!

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: August 2019
  • Week 2: Hot Take: Midsommar (2019)
  • Week 3: Silence of the Lambs (1991)
  • Week 4: Greatest Horror Movie Quotes

 

Coming in September: Fallen (1998)

   

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Takes: Godzilla: King of the Monsters & I Am Mother

July 15th, 2019

For this month's Hot Takes, we're bringing you the Netflix original sci-fi thriller film I Am Mother, along with June's monster blockbuster Godzilla: King of the Monsters, directed by famed horror director Michael Dougherty! Have you seen one or both of these movies? Let us know what you thought!

 

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (Amazon): https://amzn.to/2S5vrJZ 

I Am Mother (Netflix): https://www.netflix.com/title/80227090 

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: July 2019
  • Week 2: Seven (1995)
  • Week 3: Hot Takes: Godzilla: King of the Monsters and I Am Mother
  • Week 4: Top Ten Psycho Killers

  

Coming in August: Silence of the Lambs (1991)

   

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: 47 Hours at Texas Frightmare

June 24th, 2019

We've got a very special Hot Take for you this month - we went as press to the Texas Frightmare horror convention in Dallas, where we met numerous horror celebrities, saw and bought a lot of cool stuff, and watched a brand new horror movie by the name of 47 Hours. Listen, and find out about all the wacky hijinks we got into at this storied horror convention.

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: June 2019 
  • Week 2: Stranger by the Lake (2013)
  • Week 3: Cruising (1980)
  • Week 4: Hot Take: 47 Hours at Texas Frightmare

  

Coming in July: Seven (1995)

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Takes: Us & Pet Sematary

May 13th, 2019

Check out these lovingly spoiler-ridden hot take reviews of Us and Pet Sematary! Despite some flaws, we've got a couple of solid new horror movies in our midst. Agree or disagree with our thoughts? Let us know!

  

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Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: May 2019 
  • Week 2: Hot Takes: Us & Pet Sematary 
  • Week 3: Sunshine (2007)
  • Week 4: Top Ten Sci-Fi Horror Movies

 

Coming in June: Stranger by the Lake (2013)

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Hot Take: Climax (2019)

April 22nd, 2019

See what the Film Flamers thought of Climax, the psychological horror dance experimental film directed, written and co-edited by Gaspar Noé and starring Sofia Boutella. Have you seen Climax? Let us know what you thought!

  

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Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Student Bodies (1981) 
  • Week 2: Shooting the Flames: April 2019 
  • Week 3: Top Ten Horror Comedies 
  • Week 4: Hot Take: Climax (2019) 

 

Coming in May: Sunshine (2007) 

  

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Intro/Outro Music Credits: "Welcome to Horrorland" and "Master Disorder" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/