Harvest Lake, Bubba the Redneck Werewolf, & Days of the Dead:Atlanta Recap

  This episode Nathan and I review and discuss Harvest Lake and Bubba the Redneck Werewolf. We also provide you with a breakdown of Days of the Dead: Atlanta and our favorite segment, Listener Email. Thank you to all of the listeners that email the show. We truly love hearing Continue with the brain picking…

Bill Oberst Jr.- This generations Lon Chaney

    The guest this episode is Bill Oberst Jr.  If you are a fan of the genre you’ve seen Bill ascend to the top in a wide variety of roles. Bill & I discuss a wide array of topics ranging from his youth, his take on Mark Twain, his Continue with the brain picking…

Most anticipated films of 2016

  Nathan and I break down the films of 2016 that we are looking forward to. You won’t find any big budget studio films on this list. These films are aiming to bring the horror. We also review Dr. Spine & Spades. Two films by director, John Wesley Norton. Email Continue with the brain picking…

Top 13 of 2015

Nathan and I wrap up the year with our best of 2015. We highly encourage you to check out these films and help spread the word for the independent filmmaker’s that are giving their all for the genre we love. Thank you to all of our listeners for supporting the Continue with the brain picking…

Gunnar Hansen Tribute

  The saw is family and this episode we pay tribute to the head of the family. Gunnar Hansen was more than just a boogeyman. He was an author, philanthropist, and all around great human being. Nathan and I are joined this episode by Adolfo from Days Of The Dead Continue with the brain picking…

Michael Biehn, George Mihalka, & Matthew Leutwyler: 24 Hour Rental & Uncanny

  This episode the guests are Michael Biehn & George Mihalka in support of the new series, 24 Hour Rental and Matthew Leutwyler in support of the new film Uncanny. I highly recommend you check both of these out. Uncanny is out in stores now and 24 Hour Rental is Continue with the brain picking…

Bart Mixon: Pennywise, Rick Baker, & Freddy

  The guest this episode is makeup fx artist, Bart Mixon. Bart has been a part of some classic films. From his work  on the Nightmare on Elm Street series to working with Rick Baker and also creating the makeup for Pennywise the clown in the TV miniseries IT. Bart Continue with the brain picking…

Jason Lei Howden: Metal as Fuck with Deathgasm!

      The guest this episode is the writer/director of Deathgasm, Jason Lei Howden. The podcast is a die hard supporter of Jason and this film. Jason & I discuss the inspiration for the film, horror, metal, Peter Jackson, New Zealand censor laws, & Alice Cooper. What more could Continue with the brain picking…

Deathgasm, Monsterama, & The Green Inferno

This episode Nathan and I review Deathgasm, The Green Inferno, our weekend venture to Monsterama, and give you our recommendations for Halloween season viewing. This episode is dedicated to the memory of one of our favorite listeners, the legendary Sammie Dean. Email the show at Podcast@picking-brains.com Like the show on Continue with the brain picking…

Clay McLeod Chapman: The Boy, Marvel, & Disney

  I’m joined by writer, Clay McLeod Chapman on this episode. Clay is the screenwriter of ‘The Boy’ as well as an accomplished author. Some of the topics we discuss are  his novels, writing books for Disney, writing for Marvel, filming in Colombia, making ‘The Boy’ a reality, and Saturday Continue with the brain picking…