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Dead Air Ep 160 – Salem’s Lot

Posted in Dead Air Podcast, Updates with tags , , , , , , , , , on August 30, 2019 by splatterpictures

You’ve been away too long. But, now you’ve come home, to Dead Air!
A podcast unmolested by time. Today we continue our Stephen Kingapalooza with the 1979 TV movie, Salem’s Lot!

Ben Mears is a successful writer that has returned to his hometown of Salem’s Lot after many years. All to write about a supposedly evil Marsten house that has loomed large in the town since as long as anyone can remember.

This house has recently become home to a Vampire named Barlow that unleashes his hunger and plague of vampirism throughout the town. As citizens are slowly turned it’s up to Ben and a few survivors to take out Barlow and flee the town. Unless they want to end up one of the many ghouls that now inhabit, Salem’s Lot.

Dead Air Ep 159 – Silver Bullet

Posted in Dead Air Podcast, Updates with tags , , , , , , , , on August 16, 2019 by splatterpictures

It’s Friday night! The moon is bright! Gonna have some fun, show yah how it’s done. TGIF! That’s for; Thank Goodness It’s Fright-Day! Seriously though, there is a full moon tonight, weird right?

We’re smack dab in the middle of Stephen Kingapalooza! This time we talk about the 1985 Werewolf adaptation, Silver Bullet!

Marty and his Sister Jane, live fairly typical lives in Tarker’s Mills, Maine but, in the the summer of 76, strange and gruesome murders start occurring.
Over time the bodies start to increase and a scared and outraged town go on a manhunt. However, all signs point to the impossible, a werewolf.

Marty is the only one who’s seen it gets the help of his sister and Uncle Red. They have precious little time before the next full moon and everyone in town is suspect. Can they discover who is changing to a murderous wolf at night before it strikes again? Or will the town tear itself apart with suspicion and fear before the wolf has a chance to.

Dead Air Ep 158 – The Mist

Posted in Dead Air Podcast, Updates with tags , , , , , , , , on August 2, 2019 by splatterpictures

There’s something in the mist!

It’s Stephen Kingapalooza, 2019! Our first film in this block of King adaptations is none other than the 2007 classic; The Mist

After a terrible storm David Drayton takes his son Billy to the local supermarket. Trailing behind them from over the lake is a mysterious and thick mist that is coming from the mountains.

Once at the market the mist envelopes the town and with it comes death, paranoia and mayhem.

As the dark and deadly monsters siege the store it becomes obvious that the danger is not only outside, but, within. Tensions and religious beliefs flare. Is this the reckoning? Or is the secret military experiments within the area to blame for the apocalyptic horrors that are hiding in the mist?

Dead Air Ep 157 – The Nest

Posted in Dead Air Podcast, Updates with tags , , , , , , , , on July 19, 2019 by splatterpictures

Today on Dead Air, terror will be delivered on six legs! We talk about the 1988 creature feature; The Nest!

The sleepy island town of North Port has a serious roach problem and while most citizens find them to be an annoying fact of life, this nuisance is about to become a nightmare!

INTEC has genetically altered these cockroaches in hopes of destroying the pests once and for all but instead, because of their meddling, has created a hungry swarm that thrives on meat!

Humans, pets and wildlife start vanishing and it’s up to the last survivors of the island to make it through the night while help arrives. However, a voracious appetite was only the beginning. The cockroaches are mutating further and becoming something else entirely. Something almost human.