Squad Ghouls - A Horror Podcast

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September 23, 2020  

School’s Haunted for Summer!

Was your university haunted? These ones are! This episode was a special request from one of our ghoulfriends/listeners, Lisa! In this episode, we discuss the haunted history of Penn State University, Heidelberg University, Cal State Channel Islands (Sara's alma matter), and Gettysburg College. Do you have spooky stories from school? We'd love to hear them!

September 17, 2020  

You Should Have Left Review

In this episode we review the new psychological thriller "You Should Have Left" starring Kevin Bacon and Amanda Seyfried. It's the perfect mix of spooky ghosts and psychological horror. Have you seen it yet? What did you think?

September 15, 2020  

Cryptids and Creeps

Do you believe in cryptids? In this episode we discuss the Jersey Devil, the Loch Ness Monster, the Black Shuck, and the Yeti. These creatures have been spotted for centuries, but no one has managed to capture definitive evidence that they exist. You be the judge after we discuss some of these sightings.

September 10, 2020  

Cursed Films

Do you believe that film sets can be cursed? We do! In this episode, we discuss and review the Shudder series "Cursed Films." We also include some additional interesting bits of info that weren't included in the series. So, are these sets really cursed? You be the judge.

September 9, 2020  

A Very Very Grimm Episode

Who doesn't love a good fairy tale? Everyone loves a happy ending, however most of our beloved fairy tales didn't end well for all of the characters in the story. In this episode, we discuss two of the most popular fairy tale anthologists, Hans Christian Andersen and the Brothers Grimm. We'll give you their back stories as well as the true endings of some of their most popular fairy tales.

September 3, 2020  

Spooky Movies for Kids - Pt. I

Welcome to our three part series discussing our favorite kiddo Halloween films. To kick it off, we picked the Haunted Mansion, Paranorman, Monster House, and Monster Squad. We'll discuss some fun facts and what makes these films perfect for kids. 

September 2, 2020  

Boooooooook Club - The Last Final Girl

Everyone loves a "final girl." You know, the only one that obeys the rules of the horror film and survives until the end. She's brave, she doesn't go down to the basement, she doesn't get any 'action' per say, and she's tougher than you think. While we weren't super thrilled with this one, it's a quick read and jam packed with 70s/80s slasher nostalgia. 

August 28, 2020  

The Rental AKA You’ll Never Stay in an Air BnB Again

Hopefully you've heard about this sleeper, but The Rental is a fresh take on a classic home invasion story. We had the chance to see it at our local drive-in, and we weren't disappointed in our experience. 

August 25, 2020  

Time to Shop for House…We Mean…Halloween Decorations!

By special request from one of our listeners, we thought we would share some of our favorite spots to buy Halloween decorations, which are basically just house decorations for us. We'll talk party decor, dishes, animatronics, towels, tablecloths, clothes, art, and anything else you could need. Some of these we're sure that you'll know, but some may come as a surprise. We included a few retailers for our listeners in the UK and Canada as well. 

August 21, 2020  

It! Not the “Royal It,” Stephen King’s It

If you haven't seen the 1990 miniseries or the 2017/2019 remakes, you may live under a rock, but that's ok! In this episode, we discuss these iconic films, the casts, and a few other tidbits you may not have known about either version. Are you team Tim Curry as Pennywise? Or Bill Skarsgard? We were a split decision. 

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