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!

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)

December 20th, 2021

We're wrapping up this month's deep dives by bringing you even more Gremlins and Joe Dante. Gremlins 2: The New Batch has it all; mismanaged microwaves, streaking Gremlins, passive-aggressive elevators, gorgeous Gremlins, the cool stylings of Christopher Lee, and even a creepy Spider-Gremlin! So if you haven't seen it or it's been a while, strap yourselves in and give it a watch! Then, circle back here and give this episode a listen, cause we had a lot to say!

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 Gremlins 2: https://amzn.to/3dXFEEa 

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Gremlins
  • Week 3: Gremlins 2
  • Week 4: Shh, it's a surprise!

   

Coming in January 2022:

  • Black Swan (2010)
  • Annihilation (2018)

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • George
  • 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 

Gremlins (1984)

December 13th, 2021

It's finally here! We're decking our halls with the bowels of Gremlins; a 1984 American horror comedy film directed by Joe Dante and written by Christopher Colombus, with Stephen Speilberg serving as Executive Producer.  The score was composed by Jerry Goldsmith, and it stars Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Dante mainstay Dick Miller, Hoty Axton, Polly Holiday, Corey Feldman, and Howie Mandel as the voice of Gizmo, the main Mogwai character.

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 Gremlins: https://amzn.to/3oHT5Op

  

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames
  • Week 2: Gremlins
  • Week 3: Gremlins 2
  • Week 4: Shh, it's a surprise!

   

Coming in January 2022:

  • Black Swan (2010)
  • Annihilation (2018)

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • George
  • 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 Exorcist III (1990)

November 22nd, 2021

After recovering from last week's dive into Exorcist II, we're ending the month with the oft-misunderstood Exorcist III from 1990, written and directed by William Peter Blatty, the original author of The Exorcist. You don't want to miss this one, listeners, because there's some definite moments of horror zen in this grey sea of monologues. The film stars George C. Scott, Brad Dourif, Ed Flanders, Jason Miller, and Nicol Williamson.

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 Exorcist III: https://amzn.to/3nAdq7O 

     

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: November 2021
  • Week 2: The Exorcist
  • Week 3: Exorcist II: The Heretic
  • Week 4: The Exorcist III
  • Week 5: Break!

   

Coming in December 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • GWilliamNYC
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • 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 

Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)

November 15th, 2021

We're following up last week's deep dive into one of the best horror films ever made, The Exorcist, with one of the worst: Exorcist 2: The Heretic, a 1977 American Horror film directed by John Boorman. It stars Linda Blair, Richard Burton, Max Von Sydow and James Earl Jones.

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 Exorcist II: https://amzn.to/31PcjZy

     

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: November 2021
  • Week 2: The Exorcist
  • Week 3: Exorcist II: The Heretic
  • Week 4: The Exorcist III
  • Week 5: Break!

   

Coming in December 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • GWilliamNYC
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • 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 Exorcist (1973)

November 8th, 2021

This month we're finally covering one of the most famous (and infamous) horror movies of all time, The Exorcist, directed by William Friedkin and written for the screen by William Peter Blatty based on his 1971 novel of the same name. 

It is the first installment in The Exorcist franchise, and the story follows the demonic possession of a 12-year old girl and her mother’s attempts to rescue her through an exorcism conducted by two Catholic priests. The film stars Ellen Burnstyn, Max Von Sydow, Lee J. Cobb, Kitty Winn, Jason Miller, and the unforgettable Linda Blair.  

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 Exorcist: https://amzn.to/3CQ7k8C

     

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: November 2021
  • Week 2: The Exorcist
  • Week 3: Exorcist II: The Heretic
  • Week 4: The Exorcist III
  • Week 5: Break!

   

Coming in December 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Bennet Hunter
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Dan Alvarez
  • Daveruff87
  • Dr. Joe
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • GWilliamNYC
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • Kyle Kavanagh
  • Lisa Libby
  • 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 Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)

May 24th, 2021

Listeners, drop trou with us as we feel the rage for The Rage: Carrie 2, starring Emily Bergl, Jason London, and Dylan Bruno, with Amy Irving returning as Sue Snell from the original Carrie. Find out the shocking true crime story that inspired this unasked-for sequel that has critics buzzing with quotes like, "it's certainly a movie" and "I'm definitely feeling rage". 

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 Rage: Carrie 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7AO7MscMnc

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: May 2021
  • Week 2: Carrie (1976)
  • Week 3: The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)  
  • Week 4: Top Ten High School Horror Movies

   

Coming in June 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Alvin
  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte
  • Dan Alvarez
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • 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 

Carrie (1976)

May 17th, 2021

Join us for a deep dive into the storied history of the very first Stephen King adaption, Carrie, directed by the ghost of Alfred Hitchcock by way of Brian De Palma, and starring Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving, Nancy Allen, John Travolta, and Saint Sebastian in his first terrifying screen role. 

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 Carrie: https://amzn.to/3eLMMEx

    

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: May 2021
  • Week 2: Carrie (1976)
  • Week 3: Carrie 2: The Rage (1999)  
  • Week 4:  Top Ten High School Horror Movies

   

Coming in June 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte
  • Dan Alvarez
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • 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 

Ghost (1990)

February 15th, 2021

Listener, you in danger girl! Join us as we continue our romp through (creepy) love month by deep diving into Ghost, the classic 1990 romantic fantasy thriller film directed by Jerry Zucker, written by Bruce Joel Rubin, and starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, Tony Goldwyn, and Vincent Schiavelli.

   
Watch it here: https://amzn.to/3jCbZ5j

    

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!

   

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: February 2021
  • Week 2: Rebroadcast: Top Ten Creepy Love Songs
  • Week 3: Ghost (1990)
  • Week 4: The Loved Ones (2009)

   

Coming in March 2021:

     

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte
  • Dan Alvarez
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Janis
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • 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 

Doctor Sleep (2019)

January 25th, 2021

Join us as we deep dive into Mike Flanagan's sequel to the infamous horror classic, The Shining. A horror movie masterpiece of its own merit, Flanagan walks the line between the cold reality of Kubrick's vision seen in the original film, and the warmth of Stephen King's original text. Starring unforgettable performances by Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyliegh Curran, Cliff Curtis, Carl Lumbly, and so many more, Doctor Sleep is not to be missed... or forgotten.

 

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 it here: https://amzn.to/3iNT2MI

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: January 2021
  • Week 2: Best Horror Movies of 2020
  • Week 3: The Shining (1980)
  • Week 4: Doctor Sleep (2019)

   

Coming in February 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte
  • Dan Alvarez
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Janis
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • 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 

The Shining (1980)

January 18th, 2021

Join us for one of the most famous (and infamous) horror classics of all time - The Shining! Directed by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King, The Shining stars Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, and Scatman Crothers. Everything about this film and its history is fascinating, and trust us when we say this deep dive won't disappoint you. So come play with us, listeners... forever, and ever, and ever...

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 it here: https://amzn.to/3nMR6Vq

 

Out this Month:

  • Week 1: Shooting the Flames: January 2021
  • Week 2: Best Horror Movies of 2020
  • Week 3: The Shining (1980)
  • Week 4: Doctor Sleep (2019)

   

Coming in February 2021:

    

Get in Touch: 

   

Our Patrons:

  • Amber Couch
  • BattleBurrito
  • Benjamin Gonzalez
  • Brandon Anderson
  • Charlotte
  • Dan Alvarez
  • DW
  • Erica Huff
  • Janis
  • Kimberly McGuirk-Klinetobe
  • 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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