The Horror Lab

Exploring key moments in horror, past and present

A podcast exploring key moments in horror - past and present - recorded at Northumbria University. Hosted by Steve Jones, Johnny Walker and Russ Hunter.

Horror
film
movies
popular culture
cinema
cult
exploitation
gothic

Episode 2

Tue Jun 20 2017 (35:49)

Bride of Frankenstein and the Gothic

In this episode, we discuss Bride of Frankenstein (James Whale, 1935), we interview Xavier Aldana Reyes (Manchester Metropolitan University) about "the Gothic", and Russ discusses his work on the Italian lost film The Monster of Frankenstein (Eugenio Testa, 1921).

Episode 1

Sat May 06 2017 (29:07)

Candyman and 90s Horror

In this episode we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Candyman (Bernard Rose, 1992), discussing the film's depictions of race and place, and then talking about 1990s horror more broadly.