Category: More Deadly

More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Nora Unkel and Devin Shepherd

On this very special episode of More Deadly, our first installment of The Director’s Cut, Rachel and Ariel were thrilled to speak with Nora Unkel and Devin Shepherd, director and producer of A Nightmare Wakes, to discuss their beautiful and tragic film, the lost history of Mary Shelley, and why making movies about complicated women…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 24: Shook

On this episode of More Deadly, it’s all about deadly mind games in Shook directed by Jennifer Harrington. We talk about the illusion and reality of social media, and how the technology can be weaponized. Also, so. many. needles. Shudder. So, were we shaken, or did this movie not stir us at all? Listen to…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 23: A Nightmare Wakes

On this episode of More Deadly, it’s all about the horrors of creation in A Nightmare Wakes, directed by Nora Unkel. We learn about the birth of Mary Shelley’s immortal story Frankenstein in this horror-tinged psychological thriller. So, did lighting strike, or was this movie dead on arrival? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 22: The Love Witch

On this episode of More Deadly, it’s all about glamour, magic, murder, and the female gaze in our review of The Love Witch, directed by Anna Biller. So, did this movie leave us spellbound, or was it more of a curse? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode 22 to find out! What to watch before…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 21: Nocturne

On this episode of More Deadly, we get into the deadly competitive world of classical music in Nocturne, directed by Zu Quirke. We discuss the simmering rage of a sibling rivalry and the dark side of the drive to be great. So, was this movie a real banger or was it totally out of tune?…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 20: Black Christmas (2019)

On this episode of More Deadly, celebrate the holidays with a little feminist rage in our review of Black Christmas (2019), directed by Sophia Takal. We talk misogyny as American mythology, the delightfulness of Imogen Poots, and why slashers need blood — lots and lots of blood. So, was this movie the perfect gift, or leave…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 19: The Craft Legacy

On this episode of More Deadly, we call the four corners with our review of The Craft: Legacy, directed by Zoe Lister-Jones. We talk about the exploration of the divine feminine, toxic masculinity, and the, ahem, legacy of the original The Craft. So, did this movie cast a love spell on us, or was it…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 18: Pet Sematary (1989) with Alison & Halle of Ruined!

On this episode of More Deadly, Ariel and Rachel are joined by the hilarious hosts of Ruined! podcast, Alison Leiby and Halle Kiefer. Together we exhume and thoroughly ruin the horror classic Pet Sematary, directed by Mary Lambert. We talk killer kiddos, killer kitties, stony man hearts, and why you never, ever follow a Munster…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 17: 12 Hour Shift

On this episode of More Deadly, there’s organ snatching hijinks and killers on the loose in the pitch-black horror-comedy 12 Hour Shift, directed by Brea Grant. So, would we give a kidney just to see this movie again? Check out The More Deadly Podcast Episode 17 to find out! What to watch before the next episode:…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 16: The Deeper You Dig

On this episode of More Deadly, The Tell-Tale Heart gets a mystical and spooky new spin in The Deeper You Dig, directed by Toby Poser and John Adams. So, did this movie unearth a new fave? Or should it have stayed buried? Check out The More Deadly Podcast Episode 16 to find out! What to watch…