Category: Watching With

  • Watching NO ONE WILL SAVE YOU with John Harju – SA412

    Watching NO ONE WILL SAVE YOU with John Harju – SA412

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS Around October almost every year, Ben is joined by John Harju to talk about some sort of scary movie and this year is no exception! This year’s movie: NO ONE WILL SAVE YOU, an alien invasion movie that’s . . . different. You can listen to John’s…

  • DICK TRACY: Post-Batman Pulp Hero Movies Pt. 1 – SA393

    DICK TRACY: Post-Batman Pulp Hero Movies Pt. 1 – SA393

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSBen is joined by John Harju for the first part of a multi-part series rewatching some superhero movies that came in the wake of 1989’s Batman! We are starting with DICK TRACY, which entered production before Batman hit theaters, but it was still influenced by the superhero juggernaut…

  • Watching SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES with John Harju – SA391

    Watching SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES with John Harju – SA391

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSBen and John Harju team up again for an October spooky movie! The movie: SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES! Along the way they talk about:Ben’s love for Ray BradburyJohn’s dislike for Ray BradburyBoth of their like for this movieArt and messagingGood and evilTwo Stephen King books they were…

  • Watching NOPE with John Harju¬†– SA385

    Watching NOPE with John Harju РSA385

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSJordan Peele has two highly successful suspense/horror movies under his belt, and NOPE hit the public conscience with a vague trailer that revealed next to nothing. A second trailer revealed something that looked like a modern spin on Close Encounters . . . and while it’s potentially true…

  • Watching MOONFALL with John Harju – SA379

    Watching MOONFALL with John Harju – SA379

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSThe moon is falling . . . and they made a movie. Was it worth seeing? Was it worth making? Ben, Evan, and John Harju went to see this disaster flick. They were all surprised. John was surprised it wasn’t a comedy…Evan was surprised that he loved it…

  • Watching the CUBE Franchise with John Harju – SA373

    Watching the CUBE Franchise with John Harju – SA373

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSThe CUBE franchise consists of three movies from the 90s and early 2000s. Each of these movies features strangers . . . moving through a strange setting consisting of rooms that are CUBES . . . and some of those room will KILL YOU!!! Who lives? Who dies?…

  • Watching THE ESCAPE ROOM Franchise with John Harju – SA368

    Watching THE ESCAPE ROOM Franchise with John Harju – SA368

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSJohn Harju is back and that means we’re talking about horror . . . or at least suspense thriller . . . and for this episode that means we’re talking about the “not-quite-Saw-but almost” franchise, or at least the “higher-budget-Cube” franchise: Escape Room, consisting of Escape Room and…

  • Watching THE THING (from Another World) Franchise with John Harju – SA352

    Watching THE THING (from Another World) Franchise with John Harju – SA352

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSBen is joined by John Hart for their semi-annual Halloween exploration of some classic horror movies! This time: THE THING. Starting with THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD and then going into the remake THE THING from 1982 (the most famous in the franchise) and the prequel THE THING…

  • Watching COLOR OUT OF SPACE with John Harju – SA339

    Watching COLOR OUT OF SPACE with John Harju – SA339

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSBen is joined by horror aficionado and frequent guest host, John Harju, to take about the new HP Lovecraft adaptation, COLOR OUT OF SPACE. Is Nicholas Cage bonkers in the GOOD sense? Is the movie good sci-fi horror, or cheesy b-movie stuff? Has someone finally gotten HP Lovecraft…

  • Watching THE VISITATION, THR3E, and HOUSE: 3 Christian Horror Movies with John Harju – SA326

    Watching THE VISITATION, THR3E, and HOUSE: 3 Christian Horror Movies with John Harju – SA326

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSBen is joined by guest host John Harju to talk about three horror movies based on books by Christian writers Frank Peretti and Ted Dekker: THE VISITATION – by Frank Peretti THR3E – by Ted Dekker HOUSE – by Frank Peretti AND Ted Dekker They talk about what…

  • Watching THE FLY remake and THE FLY 2 with John Harju: Part 2 of 2 – SA207

    Watching THE FLY remake and THE FLY 2 with John Harju: Part 2 of 2 – SA207

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSTHE FLY was a 50’s horror/sci-fi classic, but in 1986 it was remade into another kind of horror movie with director by David Cronenberg. A sequel followed a few years later. Ben is joined by John Harju, a horror fan and aficionado, to talk about the new turn the…

  • Watching THE FLY Original Trilogy with John Harju: Part 1 of 2 – SA206

    Watching THE FLY Original Trilogy with John Harju: Part 1 of 2 – SA206

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSSTHE FLY was a smashing success in 1958 with its moody but bright cinematography and its effective twists and atomic age horror. The follow ups, RETURN OF THE FLY and CURSE OF THE FLY, weren’t as critically acclaimed but tried to creatively continue the story. Ben is joined…