The Mobile Horror Companion
A working special FX makeup artist and a bitter old reporter shake their fists at horror movies. Artie Lange was once a guest.
info_outline Zach Snyder's Justice League v Joe Carnahan's Boss Level 03/21/2021
Zach Snyder's Justice League v Joe Carnahan's Boss Level Can we cast Frank Grillo as Captain America?
info_outline Coming 2 America Stinks And So Does Wandavision 03/06/2021
Coming 2 America Stinks And So Does Wandavision Recorded live on the Facebook, Spears and Carlos express profound disappointment with 'Coming 2 America,' the sequel to a childhood classic comedy. Plus crappy Wandavision contrasted with the mighty THE BOYS.
info_outline New Podcast 'On The QT,' Set To Launch Later This Year 02/27/2021
New Podcast 'On The QT,' Set To Launch Later This Year John Amenta and Lloyd Green, the guys from the Pint O'Comics podcast, join The Mobile HC to talk about their new venture -- a Tarantino-centric podcast set to launch in May on . We try to get them to explain why they never invite us on their podcasts, despite their repeated appearances on this podcast.
info_outline God Damned The Cecil Hotel On Netflix 02/20/2021
God Damned The Cecil Hotel On Netflix Joe Berlinger -- a legendary documentarian -- goes low-brow journeyman with 'Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel', a dishonest Netflix 'docuseries' that doesn't seem to understand lots of people are aware of mental health issues these days.
info_outline Bobby Lee & Mencia, Stanhope v Jay Mohr, Search Party on FX 02/13/2021
Bobby Lee & Mencia, Stanhope v Jay Mohr, Search Party on FX This was the tail-end of our previous episode, where Brian and Carlos reveal they're into the same weird crap on YouTube.
info_outline Tales of Convention Past 02/06/2021
Tales of Convention Past Spears waxes nostalgic about 'Boogie Nights,' and dying on screen in the Tony Todd flick 'Shadow: Dead Riot;' plus we react to old videos featuring Judah Friedlander & Jason Mewes we captured at Fango & Monster-Mania horror cons. Video version of the episode is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7MQH5lvgidA
info_outline MHC BONUS Episode! 01/30/2021
MHC BONUS Episode! We read Johnny Ganache's picks for a RESERVOIR DOGS remake, plus Matt from Mondo Creepy and Mike from Music Movies & More tell you what you should be watching on the boob tube. Video version available on Mobile Horror Companion YouTube and Facebook. Enjoy!
info_outline Recasting Reservoir Dogs (w/Rosie O'Donnell) 01/24/2021
Recasting Reservoir Dogs (w/Rosie O'Donnell) Reservoir Dogs came out in 1992 and was an instant classic. It is arguably one of the greatest movies of all time. It's 2021. You're the casting director for the inevitable remake. WHO DO YOU CAST? With Mike Lane from the "Music, Movies & More Podcast," and Matt Maisto from Mondo Creepy.
info_outline Gibson Gives A Surprisingly Earnest Performance In Wacky 'Fatman' 12/24/2020
Gibson Gives A Surprisingly Earnest Performance In Wacky 'Fatman' A rich kid gets coal at Christmas so he hires Walton Goggins to kill Santa (Mel Gibson), who just signed a production contract with the U.S. military. Hot damn if "Fatman" isn't a good movie.
info_outline Hey, There's Stuff To Hate About The Mandalorian Season 2 Finale 12/20/2020
Hey, There's Stuff To Hate About The Mandalorian Season 2 Finale Mike Lane, of the "Music, Movies & More Podcast," joins the MHC to bring balance to the constant misery that is Carlos Danger and Spears.
info_outline That Time Spears Traveled Cross Country W/ Richard Christy And Other Christmas Tales 12/12/2020
That Time Spears Traveled Cross Country W/ Richard Christy And Other Christmas Tales The OG MHC hosts talk Fangoria Magazine, adventures with Richard Christy, the wonder that is James Caan, and other random stuff guys who've known each other since 1977 talk about.
info_outline Yeah, We're Sick Of This Podcast, Too 11/30/2020
Yeah, We're Sick Of This Podcast, Too The Mobile Horror Companion returns! Carlos doesn't want to be here. Spears is getting COVID tested three times a week. Matt relaunched Mondo Creepy. Mike doesn't know how to decline requests to be on. Plus a discussion of Fargo, Dark Side of the Ring, Trump losing, your fat mom, the new Belushi doc, DB Cooper, and other random crap we mostly dislike.
info_outline The Devil All The Time & The Vow 09/26/2020
The Devil All The Time & The Vow Netflix seems to be specializing in lukewarm dramas. 'The Devil All The Time,' at the least, comes with a oh-so-serious-it-becomes-campy vibe. The movie feels like an expensive sizzle reel for Tom Spider-Man Holland. 'Look, ma, I can act!'
info_outline Action Park Memories w/Bloodbath Burdzy & Mondo Creepy 09/20/2020
Action Park Memories w/Bloodbath Burdzy & Mondo Creepy New Jersey natives Bloodbath Burdzy (Satanic Panic '81) & Matt Maisto (Mondo Creepy) reflect on the best thing born in the Garden State: ACTION PARK. Burdzy reveals he actually worked at the ACTION PARK reboot, Mountain Creek. Warning: lots of pork-roll sandwich talk. But 'Mara,' the latest album from Satanic Panic '81, at: Watch the latest episode of Mondo Creepy at:
info_outline Pandemic Viewing, Part XXI 09/13/2020
Pandemic Viewing, Part XXI Ding dong The Walking Dead is dead in the only way The Dead can die! We stand with Traci Lords in term of the "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" podcast controversy, mostly because she said 'hi' to us two years ago. Ever watch Beige Frequency on YouTube? "The Vow," that strange Roger Avary flick, and more!
info_outline Mondo Creepy Returns With A New Show! 09/11/2020
Mondo Creepy Returns With A New Show! She's back! Ghoulish bombshell Lillith Von Bloodworth returns 11 p.m. (east coast time) Saturday, Sept. 12 for a brand new episode of MONDO CREEPY on Facebook and YouTube. The show will feature 'Cathy's Curse!' Writer-director Matt Maisto talks about the new episode, and why watch parties have become so important and the U.S. limps its way into authoritarian rule while thousands die from a virus. Fun times!
info_outline Capone Stinks, Mondo Creepy Returns, Fango Has New Owners 09/06/2020
Capone Stinks, Mondo Creepy Returns, Fango Has New Owners Brian and Carlos talk about the poop-obsessed geriatric hellscape that is CAPONE, starring Tom Hardy. Then listeners are reminded MONDO CREEPY returns to YouTube and Facebook Live 11 p.m. Sept. 12. Finally, the hosts imagine playing a game of 'get off my lawn' with the new owners of Fangoria.
info_outline Bloodbath Burdzy Of Satanic Panic '81 08/20/2020
Bloodbath Burdzy Of Satanic Panic '81 Bloodbath Burdzy of the band Satanic Panic '81 returns to the podcast to talk about 'MARA,' his second American horror wave album. Buy 'MARA' at We then talk about "LORDS OF CHAOS," the biopic of the Norwegian black metal band "Mayhem," and "UNTIL THE LIGHT TAKES US," the famous documentary on weirdos in Norway.
info_outline Revisiting Poltergeist, Cannonball Run, The Blues Bros & More 08/02/2020
Revisiting Poltergeist, Cannonball Run, The Blues Bros & More This podcast started out as an attempt to capture what three drunk old guys talked about at the bar during horror conventions in New Jersey. It's evolved into the struggle of two middle-aged dudes trying not to be a-holes in an ever-changing world. The End.
info_outline Tales From The 'Condemned' Set, The Road Warrior v Terminator 07/05/2020
Tales From The 'Condemned' Set, The Road Warrior v Terminator Co-host Spears was a special effects makeup artist on 'Condemned,' a 2015 NYC indie gorefest the filming of which was recently the subject of an exposé in 'The Daily Beast.' Spears talks about how the crew wasn't respected on the Dallas Sonnier production. to read how the set was a 'real-life nightmare.' Matt from and Mike from the join the podcast to talk about 'The Road Warrior' v 'The Terminator.' This is MHC episode 152, not including two or so episodes we did on Facebook Live exclusively.
info_outline Howard Stern Fans Reconcile His Racist Jokes, Weekend Of Horrors To Return! 06/20/2020
Howard Stern Fans Reconcile His Racist Jokes, Weekend Of Horrors To Return! The hosts are long-time Howard Stern fans who've been wondering about the channel 9 days. Then they talk about how Tony Timpone and the old Weekend of Horrors (minus fango) is returning!
info_outline UNCUT GEMS w/ Jo Anna Van Thuyne 05/31/2020
UNCUT GEMS w/ Jo Anna Van Thuyne '' podcast host Jo Anna Van Thuyne joins 'Carlos' and Spears to talk about 'Uncut Gems,' some random movie about diamonds & basketball starring Chevy Chase or another actor from the old SNL. Spears talks about working a challenging day on a Sadfie brothers set. Jo Anna also shares her guilt about triggering the end of the world. Follow her on Twitter: This is MHC episode 149.