Category: More Deadly

The More Deadly Podcast Episode 83: Perpetrator

On this episode of More Deadly, Ariel and Rachel delve into the latest mind-bender from one of their fave filmmakers, Jennifer Reeder, in our review of Perpetrator. So, was this movie a fangtastic time? Or did it bite? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode 83 to find out! What to watch before the next episode:…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Anna Zlokovic of ‘Appendage’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we caught up with Anna Zlokovic, director of Appendage. We chat about the importance of practical effects, why this film was so personal for Anna, and the joys of working with the divine Emily Hampshire. Listen to The More Deadly Director’s Cut with Anna Zlokovic to hear our conversation!…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Nahnatchka Khan of ‘Totally Killer’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we have a conversation with Nahnatchka Khan, director of Totally Killer. We talk about finding the balance of horror and comedy in her new slasher, plus how it presents a modern final girl.  Listen to The More Deadly Director’s Cut with Nahnatchka Khan to hear our conversation! To…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 82: Make A Wish (2002)

On this episode of More Deadly, Ariel and Matilda are joined by Patrick K. Walsh of the Scream Queenz Podcast: Where Horror Gets Gay! to talk about the terror of spending a weekend with all your exes in the woods — also there’s a killer on the loose — but really it’s the ex drama,…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Gigi Saul Guerrero of ‘Satanic Hispanics’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we have a conversation with Gigi Saul Guerrero, director of Satanic Hispanics. We talk about blending modern and ancient folklore, the haunted jungle where she shot, and how learning to say “no” changed everything for her.  Listen to The More Deadly Director’s Cut with Gigi Saul Guerrero to hear our…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Jacqueline Castel of ‘My Animal’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we have a conversation with Jacqueline Castel, director of My Animal. We talk about her brilliant use of color, exploring the horror of isolation, her leads’ powerful chemistry, and how a wolf pup and Fred Phelps impacted her film. Listen to The More Deadly Director’s Cut with…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 81: Soft & Quiet

On this episode of More Deadly, Ariel and Rachel are joined by Matilda to talk about real-life horror and the ways femininity can be weaponized to hide evil in our review of Soft & Quiet, directed by Beth de Araújo. So, was this movie our slice of pie? Listen to The More Deadly Podcast Episode…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Laura Moss of ‘Birth/Rebirth’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we have a conversation with nonbinary director Laura Moss about their new film Birth/Rebirth. It’s a chat that Rachel has been dying to have for months and it was worth the wait! We talk about the Mary Shelley inspiration, total body autonomy, and the massively cathartic…


More Deadly: The Director’s Cut with Stewart Thorndike of ‘Bad Things’

On this episode of More Deadly: The Director’s Cut, we have a truly fascinating conversation with Stewart Thorndike, director of Bad Things. We talk about the divinity and violence of motherhood, creating antiheroes, the catharsis of female rage, and the enduring allure of forever icon Molly Ringwald.  Listen to The More Deadly Director’s Cut with Stewart Thorndike to…


The More Deadly Podcast Episode 80: The Invitation (2022)

On this episode of More Deadly, Ariel and Rachel talk about how modern social twists on familiar genres can freshen up the most classic of horror tales in our review of The Invitation (2022), directed by Jessica M. Thompson So, did this film have bite? Or did it just bite? Listen to The More Deadly…