A monthly podcast about Horror movies and the people that make them. Each episode covers a different film with a guest. Also home to Superchantastic a show about the history of Chris Chan and Askew a series about the films of Kevin Smith.
info_outline Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Clerks The Animated Series 06/17/2021
Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Clerks The Animated Series We're back with episode number three. We are talking about the short lived Clerks cartoon. The guests this time are Kyle aka @KyleNotGuile and Joe Sposto aka Leonard F Chikarason. We talk about what went into getting this show on TV and why it was only there for a very short time. Has some of it aged poorly? Why yes, yes it has. The thing is the stuff that hasn't is still really funny. We talk about our favorite things from each episode and the things that don't fly in 2021.
info_outline Superchantastic: 2009 part 3 (G4, Liquid Chris, Kacey) 06/01/2021
Superchantastic: 2009 part 3 (G4, Liquid Chris, Kacey) This time we are talking about July August and September of 2009. Chris gets another moment of fame courtesy of Chris Hardwick and G4 when a video appears on Web Soup. Chris humps his PS3 to get his Playstation network access back.The saga of Liquid Chris begins and the Sing Star challenge goes down.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: April Fools Day (21) 04/01/2021
Superfantastic Horror Movies: April Fools Day (21) This time we're talking about April Fools Day. Continuing the holiday theme we started this year with MBV in Feb. Trying out a new format with no guest and more clips.
info_outline Superchantastic: 2009 part 2 (Ivy, Vanessa Hudgens, Opie & Anthony) 03/15/2021
Superchantastic: 2009 part 2 (Ivy, Vanessa Hudgens, Opie & Anthony) We're back and this time we find out about Chris' new girlfriend Ivy and cheating on her with Vanessa Hudgens. Chris also hits the radar of Opie & Anthony which goes exactly like you think it would.
info_outline Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Mallrats 02/19/2021
Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Mallrats We're back with episode number two and this time we're talking about Mallrats. The guests for this episode are Pat from PodVanDam and Kit Parsons aka Magnum CK. We dive into the story of how this movie was brought to life and how different the end product was from the original vision. We talk about our favorite things from the film and if any of us were able to see the damn sailboat.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: My Bloody Valentine (81) 02/12/2021
Superfantastic Horror Movies: My Bloody Valentine (81) This time it's February and we're talking about the holiday classic My Bloody Valentine. The guest is Ed Battes. We dig deep into the story of how this film was made and what it took to bring Harry Warden and Valentine Bluffs to our screens. Find out how this movie is somehow linked to both Friday the 13th and Mr. Rogers. We also talk about the MPAA and why they targeted this movie.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Blair Witch Project (w/ Trevor Charity) 01/21/2021
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Blair Witch Project (w/ Trevor Charity) This time we are talking about a movie that was inescapable in 1999 the Blair Witch Project. Fueled by a viral marketing campaign this shaky found footage film captivated some and infuriated others. It also for better or worse inspired endless copycat films. Learn what was real and what was not.
info_outline Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Clerks 01/15/2021
Askew: The Films of Kevin Smith - Clerks The first episode of a new series on the Superfantastic feed covering most of the movies Kevin Smith has made. This time we are covering his first film Clerks with the mysterious benefactor Josh Goldstein and Jonah from PodVanDam. We talk about what the film means to each of us and cover everything that went in to making this little B&W film exist. It's a story filled with risks being taken, lucky breaks and lots of funny shit along the way.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Gremlins (w/ Pat Franklin) 12/23/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Gremlins (w/ Pat Franklin) It's December so it's time for our Christmas episode. This year we are covering my favorite Christmas movie Gremlins. Pat from PodVanDam is the guest. We answer all the important questions like Is Gremlins a Christmas movie? Is Gremlins a horror movie? What do Megatron, Three Dog Night, Slimer and The Grimace all have to do with this movie? Find out the answers to all of that and more in this episode.
info_outline Superchantastic: 2009 part 1( Miyamoto, Julaaay, Blue Spike ) 12/15/2020
Superchantastic: 2009 part 1( Miyamoto, Julaaay, Blue Spike ) We're back with a slightly new format. In this episode Chris is in talks with Nintendo to develop a Sonichu game but disappoints Miyamoto. He has a new lady in his life Julie, who ends up in some danger and Chris tries to save her. He takes a road trip to Cleveland and finds out a big secret about his gal pal Julie.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Friday the 13th The Final Chapter (w/Matt Westhead) 11/13/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Friday the 13th The Final Chapter (w/Matt Westhead) It's Friday the 13th and there's no better time to cover what might be the greatest film in the franchise, Part 4 The Final Chapter. The guest is the biggest Friday the 13th fan I know Matt Westhead. He and his wife Angie had a Friday the 13th themed wedding! We cover everything that went into bringing this chapter to life and talk about our favorite and least favorite moments in the film. Hear what two famous TV critics thought of the film at the time (disliked is an understatement).
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Lucio Fulci's The Beyond (w/ Jason R Donnelly) 10/31/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Lucio Fulci's The Beyond (w/ Jason R Donnelly) This time we are talking about the fever dream gore fest from Lucio Fulci, The Beyond. The guest is Jason R Donnelly and we dive into Fulci's life and history. They Beyond is a film that while filled with A level gore is also a bit of an art film. It's also a haunted house film which fits perfectly with releasing it on Halloween.
info_outline Superchantastic: Peter Jackson Might Be a Little Pervert Man (Meet The Feebles) 10/06/2020
Superchantastic: Peter Jackson Might Be a Little Pervert Man (Meet The Feebles) This episode we're taking a break from talking about Chris Chan to talk about a movie we both love. Meet The Feebles is a dirty puppet movie made by Peter Jackson before he was famous for making movies where even the trees walk. There is also some talk about Chris and we think Christine would like this movie if she saw it.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: The Thing 82 (w/ Trevor Charity) 09/23/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: The Thing 82 (w/ Trevor Charity) This time we're talking about the special effects masterpiece from John Carpenter, "The Thing" with Trevor Charity. We cover everything from the initial development with Tobe Hooper writing to the eventual release and how it impacted those involved. Oh yeah and the next level effects that still don't look dated in 2020.
info_outline Superchantastic: Giant Sized Episode (Sonichu 7, 8 and 9) 08/17/2020
Superchantastic: Giant Sized Episode (Sonichu 7, 8 and 9) In this episode we're covering three Sonichu comics. They are issues 7, 8 and 9. Holy shit this gets greasy. At this point Chris has made most of his characters 18 and you can guess why. In issue 9 we get an education in dating from Chris who is clearly an expert!
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Halloween 78 (w/ John Thorne) 08/01/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Halloween 78 (w/ John Thorne) This time we're diving in to John Carpenter's Halloween. We cover everything good and bad about one of the greatest horror movies ever made. We talk about Horror legends who passed on the film and the careers it made for many of the cast and crew.What do Damon Wayans and Al Quaeda have to do with Halloween? Listen and find out.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: John Carpenter (w/ John Thorne) 06/21/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: John Carpenter (w/ John Thorne) This time we are talking about one of the greats in horror movie history, John Carpenter. My guest for this episode is AIW owner and horror fan John Thorne. We talk about the career, films and legacy of the man that gave us Halloween, They Live, Big Trouble in Little China and almost gave us John Carpenter's Creature From the Black Lagoon
info_outline Superchantastic: 2008 Part 3 (Cwcki, Panda Halo, Max Mandu) 06/03/2020
Superchantastic: 2008 Part 3 (Cwcki, Panda Halo, Max Mandu) We're closing out 2008. This time we cover the birth of the Cwcki, a Chris Q&A, Panda Halo and a recent appearance Sonichu made on Leftovers Tonight with poor Max Mandu.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Night of the Creeps (w/ PodVanDam's Ed) 05/25/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Night of the Creeps (w/ PodVanDam's Ed) Thrill Me! We're talking about Fred Dekker and Night of the Creeps with Ed from PodVanDam. We talk about Fred's career and how Robocop effectively ended it. We talk the best and worst of a film we both love and Ed's pitch for us to make a sequel.
info_outline Horror Movies: Ghostbusters (w/ Justin Summers) 05/02/2020
Horror Movies: Ghostbusters (w/ Justin Summers) We're talking Ghostbusters with Justin Summers. More comedy-horror than horror-comedy it's the first exposure to horror for a generation. We talk about what could have been and what was. Find out how John Candy, Grace Jones and Ron Jeremy are connected to this film.
info_outline Horror Movies: Cannibal Holocaust (w/ Josh Goldstein) 04/17/2020
Horror Movies: Cannibal Holocaust (w/ Josh Goldstein) A movie that has been banned in over 50 countries. Ruggero Deodato's shock masterpiece is our film this time. Josh Goldstein and I talk about the making of and backlash to its release. Thought to be a snuff film by many we discuss the influence this film had on the found film genre and its place in horror history.
info_outline Superchantastic: 2008 Part 2 (Robert Simmons, Blanca Weiss, JK Productions) 03/29/2020
Superchantastic: 2008 Part 2 (Robert Simmons, Blanca Weiss, JK Productions) As we continue with 2008 big things happen for Chris. He meets his biggest fan, a company wants to make a Sonichu video game and he finds a sweetheart! There's no way anything could go wrong, right?
info_outline Superfantastic Classic: Josh Goldstein 03/25/2020
Superfantastic Classic: Josh Goldstein Superfantastic the way it used to be....3 hours long. The guest this time is Josh Goldstein. We talk about favorite movies, wrestling, TV, his love of Chicago Wednesdays and how OZ may be the best TV show ever.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Dawn of the Dead Pt. 2 - 78 (w/ Tom Troll) 02/29/2020
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Dawn of the Dead Pt. 2 - 78 (w/ Tom Troll) We're back for part two and finally talking about the movie! We dive into the development, filming and eventual release of the film. We're talking drunk zombies, the actual national guard and outlaw biker gangs. Grab yourself an Iron City, a Primanti Bros sandwich and avoid that X rating!
info_outline Horror Movies: Dawn of the Dead Pt. 1 -George Romero (w/ Tom Troll) 02/27/2020
Horror Movies: Dawn of the Dead Pt. 1 -George Romero (w/ Tom Troll) The guest for this episode is Tom Troll and we are talking about Dawn of the Dead. In part one we talk about George Romero. We dive into his relationship with Western PA, his creation of an entire horror subgenre and talk about the films he made during his 40+ year career.
info_outline Superchantastic: 2008 Part One 01/28/2020
Superchantastic: 2008 Part One In this episode we cover Sonichu issues 5 and 6. Chris writes off Sarah Hammer and writes in Megan Schroeder as well as his dead dog Patti. We talk about the many reasons Chris was banned from the game place and church. We discover Ed has a deep hatred for a long running comic strip.
info_outline Superfantastic Horror Movies: Black Christmas (1974) 12/25/2019
Superfantastic Horror Movies: Black Christmas (1974) We're talking about Bob Clark's holiday classic..... No not that one, Black Christmas. The groundbreaking !974 film pushed boundaries and dared to do things other movies weren't. We talk all the good and bad of Black Christmas and some of Bob's other films
info_outline Superchantastic Episode 4: Megan Schroeder and Parappa the Rapper 11/21/2019
Superchantastic Episode 4: Megan Schroeder and Parappa the Rapper In this episode we learn about Chris love for Megan Schroeder and his attempt to win her heart and a Parappa the Rapper contest. Chris explains to Encyclopedia Dramatica why he's not a stalker