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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The SAVAGE BEAST podcast no.8

December 8th, 2020

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

The Savage Beast No.8: There’s A Ghost In My House – Haunted House movies

In this seventh episode, we discuss one of the true horror staples. Films discussed include:

  • The Amityville Horror (Stuart Rosenberg, 1979)
  • Sinister (Scott Derrickson, 2012)
  • Ghostwatch (Lesley Manning, 1992)
  • The Stone Tape (Peter Sasdy, 1972)
  • His House (Remi Weekes, 2020)

Check out The Savage Beast tumblr, for some visual accompaniment to the discussion: https://savagebeastpodcast.tumblr.com/

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The SAVAGE BEAST podcast no.7

November 16th, 2020

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

The Savage Beast No.7: Best Served Cold – Revenge movies

In this seventh episode, we discuss the most primal of all filmic narratives, REVENGE! Films discussed include:

  • Blue Ruin (Jeremy Saulnier, 2013)
  • Dead Man’s Shoes (Shane Meadows, 2004)
  • I Saw The Devil (Kim Jee-woon, 2010)
  • Revenge (Coralie Fargeat, 2017)

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SILENCE! #286

November 11th, 2020

 

BUT DON’T DESPAIR, THIS DAY WILL BE THEIR DAMNEDEST DAY

BARMAN! Hey barman! It’s been a heckuva day all over hasn’t it? Just a HECKUVA day. I’ll be goddamned. My throat is parched. So why don’t you sidle over here and pour me a nice stiff podcast. Straight, no chaser, just make sure it’s got a real high percentage of unqualified opinions. Maybe top it up with juuuust a touch of hot air.  Perfect. Now I’lm gonna knock this down and shake off this goddamned day.

What do you mean, tip?

<ITEM> It’s a brand new day, a bdand new world, a brand new existence! But more than that it’s a brand new SILENCE!  with your hoary old pals Gary Lactus & The Beast Must Die. Couldn’t you just kiss them on their wet little noses?

<ITEM> Some honest-to-goodness Sponsorship, some chat about the apparent exit of the world’s orangest, angriest baby, and news of our digitable at the virtual ThoughT Bubble 2020 festival…

<ITEM>Reviewniverse time baaaaaybee and it’s packed to the gills with comic shaped treats: The Green Lantern, We Only Find Them When They’re Dead, Excalibur, Happy Hour, Bad Boy, Xerxes, X’ed Out, The Hive, Sugar Skull: Last Look by Charles Burns, Judge Dredd: The Complete Case Files Vol 1 and Dire Fucking Straits

<ITEM> Did we already tell you to BUY OUR SHIT?

ALL ITEMED OUT

@frasergeesin
@thebeastmustdie

[email protected]

You can support us using Patreon if you like.

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 SAVAGE BEAST micro-reviews

October 12th, 2020

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.6

October 5th, 2020

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

The Savage Beast No.6: Sideways Superheroes

In this sixth episode, we discuss superhero films, through a twisted lens. Films discussed include:

  • Joker (Todd Phillips, 2019)
  • Super (James Gunn, 2010)
  • Brightburn (David Yarovesky, 2019)
  • Darkman (Sam Raimi, 1990)

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