Category: More Deadly

The More Deadly Podcast Episode 33: Things Heard and Seen

On this episode of More Deadly, we talk about a spooky old house, women’s lib, terrible husbands, and why we’re ready to move on from martyr narratives in our review of Things Heard & Seen, directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. So, did we like what we saw, or did we wish we’d…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Jill Gevargizian of The Stylist

On this very special episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, Rachel and Ariel were thrilled to speak with Jill Gevargizian, director and co-writer of The Stylist. We talk about loving complicated women characters, the real-life experience that helped to inspire the film, those oh-so-awesome practical effects, and so much more. Listen to The More Deadly Director’s…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 32: The Stylist

On this episode of More Deadly, we talk about empathetic serial killers, extreme makeovers, and the desire to live in someone else’s skin, in our review of The Stylist, directed by Jill Gevargizian. So, did this movie make the cut, or did we give it the chop? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode 32 to…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 31: Saint Maud

On this episode of More Deadly, we discuss savior complexes, “godgasms,” and thumbtack footwear in our review of Saint Maud, directed by Rose Glass. So, did this movie leave us save us, or did feel like hell? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode 31 to find out! What to watch before the next episode: The…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 29: The Power

On this episode of More Deadly, things get very creepy for a young nurse when the lights go off in her hospital and a ghost comes out to play in The Power, directed by Corinna Faith. So, did this movie treat us right, or leave us feeling sick? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 28: Blood Moon

On this episode of More Deadly, we explore what motherhood and sacrifice really mean when your kid’s a werewolf in our review of Blood Moon, directed by Emma Tammi. So, were we transformed or did this movie leave us howling for more? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode 28 to find out! What to watch…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 27: Violation

On this episode of More Deadly, the rape-revenge genre gets a brutal new take—by way of the female gaze—in Violation, directed by Madeleine Sims-Fewer and Dusty Mancinelli. We talk about the cost (and labor) of revenge, telling stories through the lens of PTSD, and why this film is a master class in gaslighting. So, what…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Elza Kephart of Slaxx

On this very special episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, Rachel and Ariel were thrilled to speak with (and be completely charmed by) Elza Kephart, director and co-writer of Slaxx. We talk about overcoming the obstacles to success as a woman-identified director, how the evils of fast fashion inspired the film, what it took to…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 26: Slaxx

On this episode of More Deadly, it’s mankind versus killer jeans in Slaxx, directed by Elza Kephart. We talk about sinister corporate culture, Bollywood dance numbers, the evils of fast fashion, and pants with a taste for human blood. So, is this movie a classic lewk, or more of a fad? Listen to The More…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Natasha Kermani and Brea Grant of Lucky

On this very special episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, Rachel and Ariel were thrilled to speak with Natasha Kermani and Brea Grant, the director and writer/star of Lucky, to discuss their feminist quasi-slasher, the real-life horror it reflects, the power of women collaborating on- and off-screen, and the meaning behind that inspiring ending….