The Film Flamers: A Horror Movie Podcast

The Film Flamers are Chris and Robert, two gay friends whose love of horror movies runs so deep that they had to share it with the world. The Film Flamers podcast covers the production, film history, and legacy of each horror film (or horror adjacent film) they deep dive into, with a little comedy tossed in! A weekly podcast, expect deep dives of both new and old favorites, hot takes and movie reviews of new releases, top ten lists, and the latest horror movie news. When it comes to horror movies, The Film Flamers podcast has you covered… in blood!

Hot Takes Sep ‘20: Freddy’s Revenge at the Babysitter’s Beach House on Silent Hill

September 28th, 2020

Join us for our latest hot takes episode, where we talk about all the horror and horror adjacent movies, documentaries, and TV shows we've been watching. We've packed a lot in, and we have quite a few recommendations! Have you seen any of our picks? Let us know on social media @TheFilmFlamers!

  

Movie Hot Takes:

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge
  • Attack the Block
  • Cat People (1982)
  • Forbidden Planet
  • Hellboy (2019)
  • Hell House LLC
  • Host
  • Ouija: Origin of Evil
  • Poltergeist (2015)
  • Relic
  • Rewind
  • Silent Hill
  • Steel Magnolias
  • The Babysitter: Killer Queen
  • The Beach House
  • The Deep End of the Ocean
  • The Hitcher (2007)
  • The Hunt
  • The Rental
  • Vivarium

   

Documentary Hot Takes: 

  • Abducted In Plain Sight
  • Haunters: The Art of the Scare
  • In Search of Darkness: A Journey Into Iconic 80s Horror
  • Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Tales of the Grim Sleeper

 

Series Hot Takes

  • AJ & The Queen  (Netflix)
  • Cursed (Netflix)
  • Unsolved Mysteries (Netflix)
  • Warrior Nun (Netflix)

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: September 2020
  • Week 1 Bonus: Interview with The Unfamiliar director Henk Pretorius
  • Week 2: Poltergeist
  • Week 3: White Noise
  • Week 4: Hot Takes

   

Coming in October:

   

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Janis
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • The Unknown Patron

  

 
Sweet dreams... 

 

 

"Welcome to Horrorland" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

"Orange" - Topher Mohr and Alex Elena: https://youtu.be/Vh-FWjjtcTM 

 

Hot Takes Jul ‘20: Shirley & Logan are Terrified in the Vast of Night

June 29th, 2020

Join us for our very first stand-alone Hot Takes episode, where we discuss everything we've been watching, new releases or otherwise. We've moved this section out of our normal Shooting the Flames episodes in order to give you more recommendations along with even better discussions. Have you seen any of the movies we discussed in this episode and have your own opinions to share? Get in touch with us on social media or call our hotline and leave a message at 972-666-7733!

 

Chris's Hot Takes: 

 

Robert's Hot Takes: 

     

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: June 2020
  • Week 2: Hot Take: The Wretched
  • Week 3: Top Ten Vacation Horror Movies
  • Week 4: Psycho Beach Party (2000)
  • Week 5: Hot Takes

  

Coming in July:

  

Get in Touch: 

  

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Jae Carbon
  • Loch Hightower
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Someday Sailor

   

 Sweet dreams... 

 

 

"Welcome to Horrorland" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

"Orange" - Topher Mohr and Alex Elena: https://youtu.be/Vh-FWjjtcTM 

Hot Take: The Wretched

June 8th, 2020

We're excited to bring you our hot take on The Wretched - the plucky, independent supernatural horror movie that has managed to top the box office due to its availability at drive-in theaters during the pandemic. This one's not to miss, so check it out as soon as you can and listen to our hot take! Have you seen The Wretched? Let us know what you thought by contacting us on social media or calling our hotline at 972-666-7733!

 

Watch The Wretched: https://amzn.to/3gVs58o 

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: June 2020
  • Week 2: Hot Take: The Wretched
  • Week 3: Top Ten Vacation Horror Movies
  • Week 4: Psycho Beach Party (2000)

  

Coming in July:

  

Get in Touch: 

  

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Jae Carbon
  • Loch Hightower
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Someday Sailor

  

 
Sweet dreams... 

 

 

"Welcome to Horrorland" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

"Orange" - Topher Mohr and Alex Elena: https://youtu.be/Vh-FWjjtcTM 

Hot Take: The Lodge (2019)

May 18th, 2020

We're bringing you our hot take on The Lodge, starring Riley Keough, Jaeden Martell, Lia McHugh, Alicia Silverstone, and Richard Armitage. Directors Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala did very well with Goodnight Mommy... did they strike gold twice? Find out in this episode. Have you seen The Lodge? Let us know what you thought of it on social media or over on Patreon!

   

Watch The Lodge: https://amzn.to/2LpDjU3 

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: May 2020
  • Week 2: The Witches of Eastwick (1987)
  • Week 3: Hot Take: The Lodge
  • Week 4: The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)

  

Coming in June:

  

Get in Touch: 

  

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Jae Carbon
  • Loch Hightower
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Someday Sailor

  

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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: The Invisible Man (2020)

March 9th, 2020

Join us for our Hot Take on The Invisible Man, directed by Leigh Whannel and starring Elizabeth Moss, Aldis Hodge, and Oliver Jackson-Cohen. Have you seen it? We're really interested in knowing what you thought about this one, so shoot us a message on social media or call our hotline at 1-972-666-7733 and let your voice be heard!

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: March 2020
  • Week 2: Hot Take: The Invisible Man
  • Week 3: Dawn of the Dead (1978)
  • Week 4: Dawn of the Dead (2004)

  

Coming in April:

  

Get in Touch: 

  

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Jae Carbon
  • Loch Hightower
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Someday Sailor

  

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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: 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

  

Coming in February:

  

Get in Touch: 

  

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Charlotte
  • Erica Huff
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Someday Sailor

  

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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

  

Coming in January:

 

Get in Touch: 

   

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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)

  

Coming in December:

Get in Touch: 

   

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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)

  

Coming in November:

 

Get in Touch: 

 

Sweet dreams...

 

 

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:

  • Creepshow (1982): https://amzn.to/2UoboHU
     

Get in Touch: 

  • Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/TheFilmFlamers  
  • Visit our Store: https://teespring.com/stores/thefilmflamers  
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheFilmFlamers/  
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheFilmFlamers  
  • Our Website: https://www.filmflamers.com 
  • New! Call our hotline and leave us a message: 972-666-7733

   

 
Sweet dreams...
  
  
   

 
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/

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