The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 150 – Iron Monkey

This week on the Silver Emulsion Podcast, Stephen and I talk about one of my all-time favorite Hong Kong films, 1993’s Iron Monkey! Start humming the Wong Fei-Hung song and enjoy! πŸ™‚

Watch the original version of Iron Monkey along with us on Region B Blu-ray! You can also watch the far inferior US version on Blu-ray, DVD, iTunes, or Amazon Instant Video!

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Music Notes

Intro:

  • Perry & the Harmonics – Do The Monkey With James

Outro:

  • Sir Victor Uwaifo –Β Joromi/Monkey Yanga
    • The Rough Guide To The Music Of Nigeria & Ghana (Amazon, Discogs)

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Witchouse (1999)

Starring Matt Raftery, Monica Serene Garnich, Brooke Mueller, Ashley McKinney Taylor, Dave Oren Ward, Ryan Scott Greene, Marissa Tait, Dane Northcutt, Kimberly Pullis, Jason Faunt, Ariauna Albright

Directed by David DeCoteau

Expectations: I feel like this is going to be rough.

On the general scale:

On the B-movie scale:


Witchouse is just like any number of Full Moon movies. It’s directed by David DeCoteau, it’s relatively short, and it carries a lighter tone than your average horror film. Where the conflict arises is that DeCoteau’s style has really settled into my heart over the course of writing about all these Full Moon films. Witchouse isn’t a great example of a DeCoteau film — it actually feels like his heart wasn’t in this one (even if his trademark “heartbeat on the soundtrack” is πŸ™‚ — but regardless, I had a very fun time watching it.

Elizabeth (Ashley McKinney Taylor) lives in the Gothic mansion her family has inhabited for hundreds of years, and she’s throwing a party for her old school friends. The first couple to arrive, Bob & Margaret, find the mansion deserted, though. Like all good horror movie characters, they decide to check out the basement and fornicate, and wouldn’t you know it, they’re savagely murdered by a shadowy figure. And now, the party can begin…

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The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 143 – Darkman

This week on the Silver Emulsion Podcast, Stephen and I talk about Sam Raimi’s first foray into superhero filmmaking, 1990’s Darkman! Explode into the bay and enjoy! πŸ™‚

Watch Darkman along with us on Blu-ray, DVD, iTunes, or Amazon Instant Video!

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Music Notes

Intro:

  • Buckwheat Zydeco –Β Buck’s Going Uptown

Outro:

  • Bruno Nicolai –Β Bullet for a Stranger – Sequence 1
    • Bullet for a Stranger Soundtrack (Amazon)
    • Spaghetti Westerns – Volume 4 (iTunes, Amazon)

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The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 133 – KaiJune Spectacular! Gamera 2: Attack of Legion

This week on the Silver Emulsion Podcast, Stephen and I return to the 1990s Gamera reboot series with Gamera 2: Attack of Legion! Put on your rubber monster suit and enjoy! πŸ™‚

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Music Notes

Intro:

Outro:

  • The Mothers of Invention –Β The Return Of The Son Of Monster Magnet

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The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 131 – KaiJune Spectacular! Gamera: Guardian of the Universe

This week on the Silver Emulsion Podcast, Stephen and I talk about the ’90s reboot of everyone’s favorite giant turtle: Shusuke Kaneko’s Gamera: Guardian of the Universe! Listen and enjoy! πŸ™‚

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Music Notes

Intro:

  • Manu Dibango – African Battle

Outro:

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The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 112 – Those Who Hunt Elves

This week on the Silver Emulsion Podcast, Stephen and I talk about the 1996/1997 anime series, Those Who Hunt Elves! Listen and enjoy! πŸ™‚

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Music Notes

Intro:

  • The Mighty Imperials –Β Duck Hunt

Transition/Outro:

  • Kazunaka Yamane – After the Battle
    • From the NES version of Double Dragon (VGMPF)
  • Neil Young & Crazy Horse –Β Southern Pacific

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The Silver Emulsion Podcast: Ep. 102 – Body Melt

This week our month-long dive into horror comes to gooey conclusion with Philip Brophy’s 1993 horror comedy Body Melt! If you love horror movies, especially stuff like Peter Jackson’s early work, then I highly recommend you check out this movie. It’s been recently released to Blu-ray/DVD by the wonderful people at Vinegar Syndrome, so there’s never been a better time! Listen and enjoy! πŸ™‚

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Music Notes

Intro:

  • Ratt – Body Talk
    • The Golden Child Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Amazon)
    • Dancin’ Undercover (iTunes, Amazon)

Outro:

  • Herbie Hancock –Β Vein Melter

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