October 08, 2015

(John Carpenter's) The Thing (1982) - Halloween Horror Movie Fest (2015 Edition) - Review #3

"That's no dog!" Our third installment of Pop Punk Radio's Halloween Horror Movie Fest features another 80s movie that used to give me night-terrors as a kid. John Carpenter's The Thing!

The movie stars Kurt Russel (and also includes Wilford Brimley, aka the guy in the diabetes commercials) and centers on a team of researchers working at a remote facility in Antarctica when, out of nowhere, a dog approaches at full sprint with a helicopter containing two men in pursuit. The helicopter lands nearby and the pilot accidentally detonates an explosive which destroys himself as well as the helicopter. The helicopter's passenger rushes forward while yelling in a foreign language and raises a rifle...

October 04, 2015

An American Werewolf In London (1981) - Halloween Horror Movie Fest (2015 Edition) - Review #2

An American Werewolf In London from 1981. This movie has always held a soft-spot in my heart and if you grew up in the 80s, this movie was pretty hard to avoid. It was shown often on TV and this was back when TV only had 5-7 channels. So if you were a kid who was fascinated by monster movies, you totally watched when it came on.

The movie begins with two American college boys (David & Jack) backpacking across the moors of Yorkshire, England. They come across an ominous pub called "The Slaughtered Lamb" which is one of the only remote settlements they have come across for a bit, so they reluctantly decide to enter. Inside, the pub is filled with locals who treat the boys indifferently but the barkeep woman agrees to let them stay and have a quick drink before venturing off.

The boys are feeling unwelcome but gradually start to break the ice with the locals who begin sharing jokes with them. That is until Jack points at a pentagram on the wall and asks why it's there...

October 02, 2015

Rubber (2010) - Halloween Horror Movie Fest (2015 Edition) - Review #1

Wake up, Billie Joe, September has come to an end. That means it's time for us to confuse our readers with another month of scary movie reviews. Why would a music based website decide to post movie reviews? Lieutenant Chad will explain...

July 01, 2015

June 30, 2015

Music Videos: "Body Bag" by Beartooth

Watch the live music video for "Body Bag" by Beartooth.

Catch them on the 2015 Vans Warped Tour: tour dates