Episode 93: Pet Sematary (1989), Pet Sematary 2 (1992)

Episode 93: Pet Sematary vs. Pet Sematary 2
[The film starring Macaulay Culkin that Fem is referring to in the discussion about evil children is The Good Son and the book it’s based on is actually written by Ian McEwan, not Stephen King…oops!]

Pet Sematary vs. Pet Sematary 2NOTES:

Pet Sematary

Pet Sematary 2

Rhymes for Young Ghouls

“Mary Lamber on Pet Sematary, Non-Linear Narratives and Child Actors”

Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary

“Safe Spaces, Trigger Warnings and the University of Chicago”

“Chicago Professors Fire Back”

“Upcoming: Pet Sematary, Rocky Horror, and Twin Peaks #Geekoween”


Upcoming: Pet Sematary, Rocky Horror, and Twin Peaks #Geekoween

Obligatory Halloween event updates!

October 10: We’re celebrating Halloween with a listener request double feature – Mary Lambert’s Pet Sematary and Pet Sematary 2.

October 20: Join us in live-tweeting the new Rocky Horror Picture Show! 7:00PM CST on Fox! #rockyhorror @RockyHorrorFOX

October 28-30: You can expect business as usual at our favorite local fan con, Geek Media Expo. In addition to participating as press, Fem will be on a Twin Peaks panel with Lizbeth from Horror Metal Punk Girl (details forthcoming). Come hear us fangirl all over the series and see Fem’s cosplay. All shenanigans will be broadcast on Twitter (#Geekoween #GMXv8 @thewhorer) and recapped in early November.

Episode 92: Graphic Sexual Horror (2009)

Episode 92: Graphic Sexual Horror
[Clarifications: The WhoreCast is hosted by Siouxsie Q and Sam Solo. The murderer P.D. references in the interview is Harvey Glatman and the artist is John Willie. The Kinky project Vivica A. Fox was cast in is a film, not a television show.]

Graphic Sexual HorrorNOTES:

Graphic Sexual Horror

The WhoreCast Episode 048: The Man Behind Insex

“It’ll End in Tears: A Conversation with ‘Graphic Sexual Horror’ Director, Barbara Bell”

Men, Women, and Chainsaws by Carol J. Clover


Public Sex, Private Lives

“The Princess and the Submissive”

“Adult Film Director Max Hardcore Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison on Obscenity Charges”

“Bite Me: Desire and the Female Spectator in Twilight, The Vampire Diaries, and True Blood”

“This Feminist Porn Website Helps Women Reclaim Their Bodies After Sexual Assault”

“Vivica A. Fox Will Get ‘Kinky’ in ‘50-shades’-esque Indie Drama”

“Stranger Strings with the Kids of Stranger Things”

Episode 90: Def by Temptation (1990)

Episode 90: Def by Temptation

Def by Temptation 2NOTES:

Def by Temptation

“James Bond III Makes the Leap from Child Actor to Filmmaker”

Bitch is Hardcore

Bloody Mary Podcast

The Neon Demon

Belcourt Theater re-opens July 22!

“Brian De Palma on how he predicts women in his films”

Ruby by Cynthia Bond

“Death in Black and White”

“The Criminal Justice System: Statistics” via Rainin

“Statement by FBI Director James B. Comey on the Investigation of Secretary Hillary Clinton’s Use of a Personal E-Mail System”

Episode 89: Lost Girl, Season 1 (2010)

Episode 89: Lost Girl Season 1

Lost GirlNOTES:

Lost Girl

Episode 14: Torchwood Children of Earth

“National Film Board of Canada Commits 50% of Production Budget to Films by Women”

“Lost Girl Producers Release Statement Following Outrage Over Offensive Scene”

Drinks at the Dal

Harry Hay

“Why doesn’t SyFy have a show like Battlestar Galactica anymore?”

“Response to Rape Disguised as Romance”

Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit

Upcoming: The Whorer Does Nashville Film Festival #NaFF16

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The Whorer is returning to the Nashville Film Festival this week! As usual, we’ll cover all the genre films featured in the Graveyard Shift category. You can expect a podcast episode on the experience in early May.

Here are the films on our docket so far:

Be My Cat: A Film for Anne
The Lure
A Beginner’s Guide to Snuff
Inside Scarlett
Frayed Shorts

Anything else you want us to check out and report back on? Here’s the schedule.

For real-time tweet coverage, follow @thewhorer #NaFF16.

See you on the other side!

Episode 87: Camp Grizzly (2013)

Episode 87: Camp Grizzly

Camp GrizzlyNOTES:

Camp Grizzly

International Tabletop Day

Episode 46: Santa Claws

Episode 59: Sleepaway Camp

Values at Play

Critical Play: Radical Game Design

“Grow-A-Game: A Tool for Values Conscious Design and Analysis of Digital Games”

“Monopoly’s Inventor: The Progressive Who Didn’t Pass ‘Go'”

“Tabletop Gaming Has a White Male Terrorism Problem”

Nashville Film Festival

“YANSS 070 – The No True Scotsman Fallacy”

“Scene Editor Jim Ridley Dies at 50”

Other games mentioned on this episode:
* Space Empires
* The Mushroom Eaters
* Cave Evil
* Black & Whites
* Free at Last
* Freedom: The Underground Railroad
* Puerto Rico
* Five Tribes
* The Grizzled
* Arkham Horror