The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast No.14: Welcome to Boomerville

In this fourteenth episode, we take a look at some refracted visions of the weird American 1950s. Keep watching the skies, your neighbours, and your family! Films discussed include:

  • Invaders From Mars (William Cameron Menzies, 1953)
  • Parents (Bob Balaban, 1989)
  • Matinee (Joe Dante, 1993)
  • Streets of Fire (Walter Hill, 1984)

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The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast No.13: B-Pocalypse Now

In this thirteenth episode, we take a look at the cheery world of  low-budget apocalypse films. It’s the end of the world as we know it and we feel fine. Films discussed include:

  • Split Second (Tony Maylam, Ian Sharp, 1992)
  • Starfish (A.T.White, 2018)
  • The Day The Earth Caught Fire (Val Guest, 1961)
  • Warriors of the Wasteland (Enzo G Castellari, 1983)

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The Savage Beast No.12: Moviedrome

In this Very Special Episode episode, we take a slightly different approach and discuss the idea of curation in cinema, focusing on the beloved British cult film show Moviedrome. Films discussed include:

  • Terminator (James Cameron, 1984)
  • Jabberwocky (Terry Gilliam, 1977)
  • Assault On Precinct 13 (John Carpenter, 1976)
  • Vanishing Point (Richard C. Sarafian, 1971)
  • Manhunter (Michael Mann, 1986)

A great Moviedrome resource can be found here

Martin Scorsese interview here

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The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast No.11: Checking Out – Hotel films

In this eleventh episode, we take a look at the liminal world of hotel-baseed horror films. Films discussed include:

  • The Beyond (Lucio Fulci, 1981)
  • The Innkeepers (Ti West, 2011)
  • Motel Hell (Kevin Connor, 1980)
  • Barton Fink (Ethan & Joel Coen, 1991)

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The SAVAGE BEAST micro-reviews 2

February 19th, 2021

In case you’re not following The Savage Beast on twitter (@SavBeastPod”), we write film micro-reviews there. Here’s a repository of them so far for your convenience…

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The SAVAGE BEAST podcast no.10

February 8th, 2021

The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast No.10: Bloodlines – Family films

In this tenth episode, we take a look at the disfunctional world of cinematic families. Films discussed include:

  • Hereditary (Ari Aster, 2018)
  • Ready or Not (Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett, 2019)
  • Animal Kingdom (David Michôd, 2010)
  • Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (Tobe Hooper, 1986)

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SILENCE! #288

January 9th, 2021

BILLY THE KID DID WHAT HE DID AND HE DIED

Boy did you see that? That was something wasn’t it? It sure was something. What do you mean what was it? I have no idea. I just know it was something. Yes sir, it sure was. Something, that is. Couldn’t say for sure exactly what, but let me tell you I know that it was *something*. I know what it wasn’t though. It sure wasn’t a BLURB.

<ITEM> New Year, New SILENCE! New Year, New Podcast! New Year same old sad sacks of mince Gary Lactus & The Beast Must Die!

<ITEM> It’s a packed episode, designed to fill the howling voids of uncertainty in your brains. First up SILENCE! Cos I’m Watching The Telly! wherein the Beast talks up the myriad pleasures of the Doom Patrol TV show. Then the pair have a good old natter about Feels Good Man, the strange and depressing descent of Pepe The Frog.

<ITEM> Take a hop, skip, slip and plunge into the Reviewniverse. Happy talky talky happy talk, talk about  things you like to read….The Far Side, Calvin & Hobbes, Midnight Men, Howard Chaykin Bingo, Pirate Corp$, 2000AD Xmas special, Judge Dredd: Book Of The Dead, World Judges and a lot (not much) more

<ITEM> I’m tired. Go away please.

<ITEM> Just kidding, I kiss.

 

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This edition of SILENCE! is proudly sponsored by the greatest comics shop on the planet, DAVE’S COMICS of Brighton. It’s also sponsored the greatest comics shop on the planet GOSH! Comics of London.

 

The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast Office Xmas Party

In this special holiday episode, we load up on egg-nog, rest our hands on our sated bellies and talk through some of the films we’ve watched over the festive periofd. Films discussed include:

  • The Wolf of Snow Hollow (Jim Cummings, 2020)
  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch (Joe Dante, 1990)
  • Fritz The Cat (Ralph Bakshi 1972)
  • Happy Feet (George Miller, 2006)
  • Freeway (Matthew Bright, 1996)
  • Whistle and I’ll Come To You (Jonatham Miller, 1968)
  • Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist (Alexandre O. Phillipe, 2019)
  • Planes, Trains & Automobiles (John Hughes, 1987)
  • Showgirls (Paul Verhoeven, 1995)

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The SAVAGE BEAST podcast no.9

December 27th, 2020

The cult film podcast with Mat Colegate (aka Lord Nuneaton Savage) & Dan White (aka The Beast Must Die).

The Savage Beast No.9: Red Snow – Winter Horror Films

In this ninth episode, we close the curtains, stoke the fire and keep the cold away with some of our frightful frosty favourites Films discussed include:

  • Black Christmas (Bob Clark, 1974)
  • Pontypool (Bruce McDonald, 2008)
  • Ravenous (Antonia Bird, 1999)
  • Last Winter (Larry Fessenden, 2006)

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