The Film Flamers: A Horror Movie Podcast

Chris & Robert are The Film Flamers - a podcast covering the production, film history, and legacy of each horror film (or horror adjacent film) they cover, with a bit of comedy tossed in! 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!

Alien: Covenant (2017)

August 15th, 2022

Alien: Covenant is a 2017 science fiction action horror film directed and produced by Ridley Scott and written by John Logan and Dante Harper, from a story by Michael Green and Jack Paglen, featuring music composed by Jed Kurzel.  A joint American and British production, the film is a sequel to Prometheus (2012), the second entry in the Alien prequel series, and the sixth installment in the Alien franchise overall, three of which have been directed by Scott. 

The film features returning star Michael Fassbender, with Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, and Demián Bichir in supporting roles. The plot focuses on a colony ship that lands on an uncharted planet and makes a terrifying discovery.  

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

       

Watch Alien Covenant: https://amzn.to/3dufs6W 

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Prometheus
  • Week 3: Alien: Covenant
  • Week 4: Outtakes!
  • Patreon: AvP

   

Coming in September 2022:

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • CenobiteBetty
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Erica Huff
  • Gia-Ranita Pitt
  • George
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Melissa Albrecht
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Random Dude
  • Robert B.
  • Sean Homrig
  • The Unknown Patron
  • Walstrich

 
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/

Includes music by Karl Casey @ White Bat Audio 

Prometheus (2012)

August 8th, 2022

Prometheus is a 2012 Science Fiction Horror film directed by Ridley Scott, written by Jon Spaihts and Damon Lindelof, with music by Marc Streitenfeld. The film stars Noomi Rapace, Micheal Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Charlize Theron, and Logan Marshall-Green. 

Set in the late 21st century, the film focuses on the crew of the spaceship Prometheus as it follows a star map discovered among the artifacts of several ancient Earth cultures.  Seeking the origins of humanity, the crew actually discovers a threat that could cause the extinction of the human species.  

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

       

Watch Prometheus: https://amzn.to/3JDJUaP 

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Prometheus
  • Week 3: Alien: Covenant
  • Week 4: Outtakes!
  • Patreon: AvP

   

Coming in September 2022:

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • CenobiteBetty
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Erica Huff
  • Gia-Ranita Pitt
  • George
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Melissa Albrecht
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Random Dude
  • Robert B.
  • Sean Homrig
  • The Unknown Patron
  • Walstrich

 
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/

Includes music by Karl Casey @ White Bat Audio 

Starship Troopers (1997)

July 18th, 2022

Starship Troopers is a 1997 American science fiction action horror satire film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier, based on Robert A. Heinlein's 1959 novel of the same name. The story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his exploits in the Mobile Infantry, a futuristic military unit. Rico's military career progresses against the backdrop of an interstellar war between mankind and an insectoid species known as Arachnids.

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

          

Watch Starship Troopers: https://amzn.to/3RG4gnr 

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Robocop
  • Week 3: Starship Troopers
  • Patreon: Flesh + Blood

   

Coming in August 2022:

  • Prometheus
  • Alien: Covenant

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • CenobiteBetty
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Erica Huff
  • Gia-Ranita Pitt
  • George
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Melissa Albrecht
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Random Dude
  • Robert B.
  • Sean Homrig
  • The Unknown Patron
  • Walstrich

 
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/

Includes music by Karl Casey @ White Bat Audio

Robocop (1987)

July 11th, 2022

Robocop is a 1987 American Science Fiction Action Thriller Satire film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier and Michael Miner.  The film stars Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Kurtwood Smith, and Miguel Ferrer. The story takes place in a near future, crime-ridden Detroit and focuses on a police officer who is murdered and then revived as a cyborg who executes a brutal campaign against crime while coming to terms with the lingering fragments of his humanity.

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

          

Watch Robocop: https://amzn.to/3ynyeDG 

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Robocop
  • Week 3: Starship Troopers
  • Patreon: Poll!

   

Coming in August 2022:

  • Prometheus
  • Alien: Covenant

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • CenobiteBetty
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Erica Huff
  • Gia-Ranita Pitt
  • George
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Melissa Albrecht
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Robert B.
  • Sean Homrig
  • The Unknown Patron
  • Walstrich

 
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 

Annihilation (2018)

January 17th, 2022

We're continuing our theme of "New Year, New You" with Annihilation, a 2018 American Science Fiction Psychological Horror film written and directed by Alex Garland, based on 2014 novel of the same name by Jeff VanderMeer.  It stars Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason-Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, and Oscar Issac. The music for the film was composed by Ben Salisbury and Geoff Barrow. 

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

          

Watch Annihilation: https://amzn.to/3Gu7PHq

      

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Black Swan
  • Week 3: Annihilation
  • Week 4: Up in Flames: 2021 in Review

   

Coming in February 2022:

  • Hellraiser
  • Hellraiser 2

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveisruff
  • Dr. Joe
  • Erica Huff
  • GWilliamNYC
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Robert B.
  • 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 

The Faculty (1998)

September 13th, 2021

For the first wood of the month, we're giving you Robert Rodriguez and Kevin Williamson's The Faculty, starring (deep breath), Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Laura Harris, Josh Hartnett, Shawn Hatosy, Famke Janssen, Piper Laurie, Bebe Neuwirth, Robert Patrick, Usher Raymond, Jon Stewart, and of course, Elijah Wood. Don't miss this one listeners, cause this scat is guaranteed to jack you up!

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

  

Watch The Faculty: https://amzn.to/3huGHxo

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: September 2021
  • Week 2: The Faculty (1998)
  • Week 3: Maniac (2012)
  • Week 4: Patreon Poll: Elijah Wood Movie!

   

Coming in October 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte Allen
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Robert B.
  • 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 

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

August 16th, 2021

It's judgment day, listeners! We're back to bring you James Cameron's 1991 classic sequel Terminator 2: Judgment Day, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Robert Patrick, and Edward Furlong. Not to be outdone by its predecessor, T2 is even more jam-packed with deep-dive worthy themes and mind-blowing fun facts. 

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

  

Watch Terminator 2: https://amzn.to/3jVNyjJ 

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: August 2021
  • Week 2: The Terminator (1984)
  • Week 3: Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
  • Week 4: Outtakes

   

Coming in September 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte Allen
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Robert B
  • 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 

The Terminator (1984)

August 9th, 2021

Come with us if you want to live, listeners! We're bringing you James Cameron's 1984 classic The Terminator, starring Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, and Arnold Schwarzenegger as the titular killer robot. You won't want to miss this one, folks - it's filled to the brim with interesting facts about the inspiration, production, and legacy of this horror classic. Plus, we'll be back next week with our deep dive into the sequel!

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

  

Watch The Terminator: https://amzn.to/2VvQnjA 

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: August 2021
  • Week 2: The Terminator (1984)
  • Week 3: Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991)
  • Week 4: Outtakes

   

Coming in September 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte Allen
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • Perfecta Erecta
  • Poodie Castle
  • Robert B
  • 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 

Alien Resurrection (1997)

July 19th, 2021

We're wrapping up July with the final installment of the so-called "Alien Quadrilogy", Alien Resurrection, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, written by Joss Whedon, and starring Sigourney Weaver and Winona Ryder.

But wait, there's more! If you're interested in our coverage of Prometheus and Covenant, head on over to Patreon where we'll be dropping that double-feature episode near the end of the month!

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

         

Watch Alien Resurrection: https://amzn.to/3hPbOEq 

   

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: July 2021
  • Week 2: Alien 3 (1992)
  • Week 3: Alien Resurrection (1997)
  • Week 4: Break!

   

Coming in August 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennett
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte Allen
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Michael Allred
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • 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 

Alien 3 (1992)

July 12th, 2021

As we threatened promised, we're bringing you Alien 3 after deep diving into Alien and Aliens last July for 2020's summer blockbuster season. Alien 3 has by far the most storied and troubled history of any movie we've ever covered, so hold on to your butts as we uncover all the gory details!

If you have anything to add to the discussion, please don't hesitate to do so by reaching out to us on social media @TheFilmFlamers, or call our hotline and leave us a message at 972-666-7733!

         

Watch Alien 3 (Special Edition/Assembly Cut): https://amzn.to/3yNkPmW

   

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: July 2021
  • Week 2: Alien 3 (1992)
  • Week 3: Alien Resurrection (1997)
  • Week 4: Break!

   

Coming in August 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennett
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte Allen
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • Loch Hightower
  • Matthew McHenry
  • Michael Allred
  • Nicole McDaniel
  • Nikki (phillyenginerd)
  • Nina Yanez
  • Orion Yannotti
  • Penelope
  • 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 

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