Derek Devereaux Smith is a podcaster and co-host of Watch If You Dare Podcast.
The Spoop Bois are joined by first time guest Damian to discuss 1984's supernatural slasher masterpiece "A Nightmare on Elm Street" written and directed by Wes Craven. They get into how much of an impact movies like this had now and at time of release. They also talk about Wes Craven as a filmmaker, what makes Freddy Krueger so terrifying as a concept and iconic character, the direction of this film and the franchise, among many other topics. Derek is draining coffee, Aaron is getting sucked into his bed, and....one....two....Damian is coming for you....... We are on PodBean, Apple Podcasts, Podchaser, Amazon Music, Google, Stitcher, Spotify, and CastBox. Please rate, review, subscribe, and share our show. Also, check out our Spotify Music playlist, links on our Twitter and Podbean page. Our socials are on Facebook and Twitter @WatchIfYouDare
Once again, Lauren joins the Spoop Bois Derek and Aaron to discuss 2005's supernatural horror legal drama film "The Exorcism of Emily Rose" directed by Scott Derrickson. They discuss the juxtaposition of demonic horror with intense court room drama scenes, the open interpretation to what happened to Emily, and the excellent character work, especially Jennifer Carpenter's haunting performance. They also get into Scott Derrickson's faith and impact on the direction among many other aspects of the movie. Lauren counts to ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX. Aaron GIVES YOU TREATS and Derek GIVES YOU TRICKS. We are on PodBean, Apple Podcasts, Podchaser, Amazon Music, Google, Stitcher, Spotify, and CastBox. Please rate, review, subscribe, and share our show. Also, check out our Spotify Music playlist, links on our Twitter and Podbean page. Our socials are on Facebook and Twitter @WatchIfYouDare
This week, Aaron and Derek tackle 1979's psychological body horror film "The Brood" written and directed by David Cronenberg. They discuss Cronenberg's life leading up to the making of this film, how he shows all his emotions and reactions in the movie, and what it means for elements that are considered problematic. They also talk family trauma and the horrors of it literally and metaphorically manifesting. Derek isn't a weak boy. Aaron is...daddy. We are on PodBean, Apple Podcasts, Podchaser, Amazon Music, Stitcher, Spotify, and CastBox. Please rate, review, subscribe, and share our show. Also, check out our Spotify Music playlist, links on our Twitter and Podbean page. Our socials are on Facebook and Twitter @WatchIfYouDare
This week, Aaron and Derek cover 2016's Persian-language psychological horror film "Under the Shadow" written and directed by Babak Anvari. They spend time discussing the historical background of the Iran–Iraq War and War of the Cities that sets the backdrop of this movie. They also talk about the universal feelings of horror shown throughout the plot, how the elements of war are incorporated, and the meaning behind living "under the shadow." Derek and Aaron may disagree on how scary it is, but they both agree that this is an amazing flick to check out. We are on PodBean, Apple Podcasts, Podchaser, Amazon Music, Stitcher, Spotify, and CastBox. Please rate, review, subscribe, and share our show. Also, check out our Spotify Music playlist, links on our Twitter and Podbean page. Our socials are on Facebook and Twitter @WatchIfYouDare
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Episode Count
62
Podcast Count
1
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4 days, 21 hours
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