The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 111 – The Corman/Poe Cycle – The Masque of the Red Death (1964)

Welcome to episode 111 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the seventh film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s story, The Masque of the Red Death from 1964. They also move on to round forty-one of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing Green Room (2015)…


The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition, Vol. I – Jigsaw (2017) Review

It took over 100 episodes, but we’ve finally reached out very first bonus episode of Cinefessions: welcome to The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition, Vol. I! On this inaugural episode, Branden and Marc review Jigsaw which hit theatres a couple weeks ago. In the interest of full disclosure, The Cinefessions Podcast Special Edition episodes are eventually…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 110 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- The Haunted Palace (1963)

Welcome to episode 110 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the sixth film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s poem and HP Lovecraft’s short novel, The Haunted Palace from 1963. They also move on to round forty of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing Easter…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 109 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- The Raven (1963)

Welcome to episode 109 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the fifth film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s poem, The Raven from 1963. They also move on to round thirty-nine of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest…


Graphic Novel Review – Branden Chowen on Saga, Vol. 1 (2012)

Title: Saga, Volume One Writer: Brian K. Vaughan Artist: Fiona Staples Lettering: Fonografiks Release Date: October 10, 2012 Cover Price: $9.99 Publisher: Image — Shame on me for waiting this long to finally dive in to this sci-fi/fantasy masterpiece. Saga, Volume One is one of the strongest graphic novels I’ve read, with wonderful writing, a…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 108 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- Tales of Terror (1962)

Welcome to episode 108 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cycle, looking at the fourth film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories, Tales of Terror from 1962. They also move on to round thirty-eight of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing V/H/S/2 (2013) and Psychos in…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 107 – The Corman/Poe Cycle- Premature Burial (1962)

Welcome to episode 107 of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today, Marc and Branden continue the Corman/Poe Cylce, looking at the third film that Roger Corman adapted from Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories, Premature Burial from 1962. They also move on to round thirty-seven of the Besting the Backlog Challenge, discussing Misery (1990) and Cathy’s Curse (1977)….