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Bots, Bugs, And Babes! The B-Movie Podcast that you have been waiting for! I am your host, Jason Jaconetti, and I invite you to join me as we take a trip into the often crazy world that are B-Movies. I will cover classics to cults and all the yummy cheese in between. Bots, Bugs, And Babes is not only the B-Movie Podcast you want, it is the B-Movie Podcast you deserve!
 
Join Ben Mitchell, Steve Henderson, Laura-Beth Cowley and guests for Skwigly's animation podcasts, where interviews with world famous industry legends and skilled craftspeople go alongside cheery conversations about the world of animation. You can select from our sub-categories: Skwigly Film Club, Intimate Animation, Independent Animation and the main Skwigly Animation Podcast.
 
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Presenting our landmark 100th episode of the Skwigly podcast!In this episode we meet Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart of Cartoon Saloon, directors of the stunning new feature film 'Wolfwalkers'. We also welcome back previous podcast guest Glen Keane to discuss his new CG feature 'Over the Moon', out now on Netflix, as well as Vanessa Harryhausen, daught…
 
Trustee & filmmaker John Walsh is joined by 'Vintage Geek' author Marshall Julius to chat with Ray's daughter, Vanessa Harryhausen in Episode 34 of the Ray Harryhausen Podcast.Vanessa discusses her first book, 'Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema', written to mark her father's 100th birthday this year. John and Marshall quiz her on her memories of gro…
 
Skwigly are proud to present the third panel from Visible In Visuals, a new organisation pushing to make the animation and VFX industries more diverse and inclusive through honest, open conversation.Join a panel of animation professionals from multiple disciplines as they discuss how Brexit will impact their funding, employment, and creative proces…
 
Halloween draws near and the creeping shadows of October are already upon us. What better way to confront this season of mists than by reading some shivery and chill-inducing short stories? The Phantom Galaxy welcomes author Victor Rodriguez to the show to help us come up with a list of the best fiction for the Halloween season. Victor discusses hi…
 
Phantom Galaxy continues month of spooky Halloween-related content with this episode covering one of the greatest and most influential cinematic ghost stories ever made, Jack Clayton's 'The Innocents'. Nathan and Bill are excited to welcome Matt Rawlings and his son Jackson from the podcast Father and Son Watch Horror, as they help unpack this cree…
 
For our first October horror episode of 2020, Byrd, Matt, and Tom are joined by Trev (Failure To Franchise, Days of Future Podcast) to discuss two shockers from exploitation maestro, Teruo Ishii. First, we discuss Toei's controversial mad scientist tale, Horrors of Malformed Men, which was pulled from theaters and languished for decades under a stu…
 
Phantom Galaxy kicks off a month of spooky Halloween-related content with this episode dedicated to underrated horror movies, from hardcore shocks to kid-friendly comedies, and everything in between. Bill Van Veghel becomes official co-host, and he and Nathan lay out the plan for upcoming episodes. ----more---- They also talk a little about theater…
 
Episode 53 – The One with Girls Who Love Monsters Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 53 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with Girls Who Love Monsters. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and shows on the network. Today hosts Alex…
 
Byrd, Matt, Tom and resident Ultra superfan Connor discuss 2013's series Neo Ultra Q. This 12 episode update of the series brings a diverse and more heady science fiction spin on Ultra Q, with some of the best genre talents behind the camera. Listen as we discuss each of the 12 episodes and our favorite moments from the series! But first, we delive…
 
Presenting the sixth episode of 'Intimate Animation' season 3, brought to you by the online animation magazine skwigly.comJoin Skwigly's Ben Mitchell and Laura-Beth Cowley as they explore, discuss and interview the talents behind animation that deals with adult themes of love, relationships and sexuality.In this episode we meet Nadja Andrasev, whos…
 
Skwigly are proud to present the second panel from Visible In Visuals, a new organisation pushing to make the animation and VFX industries more diverse and inclusive through honest, open conversation.Following on from episode one - 'Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace: A People of Colour Perspective', the second Visible in Visuals panel poses th…
 
Episode 52 – The One with a Kaiju News Update Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 52 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with a Kaiju News Update. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and shows on the network. Today your regular hosts…
 
Byrd and Matt are joined by frequent guest Kevin Derendorf (Kaiju For Hipsters), as well as first time guests Jared Foust (Xenofauna) and translator Amanda Whalen to discuss 1990's Ultra Q the Movie: Legend of the Stars! This film update of the classic 60s television series has languished in obscurity for decades. Frustrated with the lack of a tran…
 
In April of 2020, author Steve Ryfle approached us about being involved in organizing an online tokusatsu convention he wanted to hold in the wake of the pandemic. Of course we said yes, and joined the rest of the team, which also includes Patrick Galvan, John DeSentis, Erik Homenick, and Kyle Gilmore. Here we have the whole team (minus Kyle Gilmor…
 
Phantom Galaxy takes another romp into VOD Roulette this week! Nathan and Bill are joined by Greg Bensch as they tackle this week's 3 new releases. After that, we each pick one new movie and introduce the fourth one, hand-picked from listener choices! Join us for a wild ride involving desert cults, giant demon tongues and a family of female superhe…
 
Episode 51 – The One with Notzilla Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 51 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with Notzilla. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and shows on the network. Today hosts Paul and Alex are joined by Notzil…
 
Alive With Thrills! On this episode of Bots, Bugs, And Babes, my father (Al Jaconetti) and I turn the clock back 60 years as we cover Dinosaurus! (1960). On the 60th anniversary, we look back to a small tropical island, where dinosaurs are found off the coastline. This little film from the same team that brought you The Blob (1958), this film has a…
 
Byrd, Matt and Tom review Norman England's 2006 science fiction film, the iDol! This film features a lot of tokusatsu veterans both in front of and behind the camera. The film follows Ken, a toy collector who quite literally ends up being controlled by his hobby. We'll get into the film's commentary on collector culture in fandom, the new blu-ray r…
 
Presenting episode 21 of the Skwigly Animation Film Club!In our twenty-first episode we press play on Jimmy T. Murakami's 1986 mixed-media adaptation of the Raymond Briggs classic 'When the Wind Blows', produced by John Coates of TVC London.Presented by Ben Mitchell, Steve Henderson and Laura-Beth CowleyProduced by Ben Mitchell…
 
Byrd and Matt welcome writer/director Mitch Teemley to the show to discuss his new kaiju comedy, Notzilla! This loving send up of classic kaiju films had a rocky path to being made. We discuss the original script, how it had interest from Hollywood studios and stars, and the decision to rework the film and complete it as an independent feature year…
 
Skwigly are proud to present the first panel from Visible In Visuals, a new organisation pushing to make the animation and VFX industries more diverse and inclusive through honest, open conversation.Following on from animator Tanya Scott's Skwigly article 'Inclusion & Diversity in UK Animation Workforce: A Response' and subsequent online discussion…
 
Episode 50 – The One with The Return of Steve Wang Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 50 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with The Return of Steve Wang. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and series. Crazy to think we have made …
 
Byrd and Matt are joined by frequent guest host Kevin, as well as Justin Mullis (the Man Creates Dinosaurs blog) to talk about the recent Netflix anime series, Japan Sinks 2020. This new adaptation of the Sakyo Komatsu disaster novel (which got two tokusatsu adaptations from Toho) takes a new approach to the material with a new storyline, new chara…
 
On the latest episode of Phantom Galaxy, Nathan and Bill are joined by guest Greg Bensch, as they all take a terror-filled camping trip straight into the heart of the cinematic wilderness. That's right, this week we're heading out into nature and hoping we don't get chomped, slashed or set upon my mutated mother bruin. We cover the topic of horror …
 
The Arrow Gamera Boxset interview ft. James Flower and Matt Frank (Bonus Episode) Welcome to the Kaiju Curry House podcast. This is a special un-numbered episode – The Gamera/Arrow Video interview special. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and seri…
 
Presenting episode 20 of the Skwigly Animation Film Club!In our twentieth episode we press play on the 1998-2000 serialised animated adaptation of Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales", written and directed by Jonathan Myerson with segments by Aida Zyablikova, Ashley Potter, Dave Antrobus Mic Graves, Joanna Quinn, Valeri Ugarov, Sergei Olifiren…
 
Live streamed as part of Kaiju Con-Line, Byrd and Kevin held a panel on Takashi Miike's 2005 Yokai epic. Before Kadokawa rebooted Gamera to be more Brave or gave Daimajin a brand new Kanon, they revived their third most-popular monster franchise: Yokai Monsters. The resulting picture, The Great Yokai War, has an interesting history tying together J…
 
Episode 49 – The One with Wikizilla Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 49 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with Wikizilla. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and series. Today your regular hosts are joined by a member of the Wik…
 
On the latest episode of Phantom Galaxy, Nathan and Bill continue their VOD Roulette with two more films of the past: Charles Band's 'Doctor Mordrid' and the Roger Corman produced 'The Terror Within'. Then we take a deep dive into the thought-provoking indie scifi thriller 'Starfish,' directed by A.T. White. Finally, we do a quick review of the doc…
 
"Come, dear. It'll be easier for you than it was for Jason." On this episode of Bots, Bugs, And Babes, my father (Al Jaconetti) and I celebrate the dog days of summer by going back 40 years to where it all started: Camp Crystal Lake, as we cover Friday the 13th (1980). We will cover all the different aspects of this film, from production to special…
 
Presenting the 99th episode of the Skwigly podcast!In this episode we meet some of the talents behind the Disney+ exclusive shorts series 'Short Circuit', an experimental program within Walt Disney Animation Studios.Participating in the roundtable are directors Kendra Vander Vliet ('Downtown'), Trent Correy ('Drop'), Jennifer Stratton ('Zenith') an…
 
Byrd and Matt are joined by Trev (Days of Future Podcast/Failure to Franchise) to take a deep dive into Starship Troopers, a Western series with many ties to Japanese sci-fi. We discuss the original novel, the 1980s anime mini-series, the three live action films, and the two recent Japanese-American animated sequels. We will examine the novel's inf…
 
Byrd and Matt are joined by author John LeMay (Jaws Unmade/The Lost Films) and Connor Anderson (Easter's Kaiju Kompendium blog) to discuss and review the fourth show in the Ultra series, the Return of Ultraman! We discuss the show's early concepts, Ishiro Honda's involvement, our favorite and least favorite episodes, why the MAT are terrible at the…
 
Episode 48 – The One with Mechabit Ltd Hello and welcome to our podcast. This is episode 48 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with Mechabit Ltd. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and series. Today your hosts Paul and Alex are joined by Kevin Tsang, CE…
 
Phantom Galaxy dedicates an entire episode to the work of special effects legend and master of the fantastic, Ray Harryhausen! Nathan Bartlebaugh is joined by Bill Van Veghel (Land of the Creeps) and Dave Becker (Horror Movie Podcast, Land of the Creeps) to discuss the influences, life and work of Ray Harryhausen! From The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms…
 
In this episode of Phantom Galaxy Nathan is joined by Dave Roy from 'The Great Fright North' to talk about the drive-in theater experience, and ultimately, the work and legacy of the late Ennio Morricone. ----more---- Enjoy the episode and remember to connect with Phantom Galaxy at: www.phantomgalaxy.podbean.com Twitter: @fantomgalaxy You can also …
 
Byrd and Matt are joined by artists Nick Shev and John Bellotti to take a detour into an American monster franchise and discuss all six (!) Tremors films (to date). We start with the origins of the classic original film and go through the entire series, including some brief talk about the canceled television series, the actual television series, th…
 
On the latest episode of Phantom Galaxy, Bill Van Veghel joins Nathan as they tackle 'The Viking Women and the Sea Serpent' and 'The Earth Dies Screaming'. Then join them as they seek to answer that ancient, burning question "How do you throw a goodbye party for a centuries-old possibly immortal caveman?" as they review the 2007 film 'The Man From …
 
Episode 46 – The One Celebrating Harryhausen’s 100th Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 46 of Kaiju Curry House – The One Celebrating Harryhausen’s 100th. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and series. This episode has been fi…
 
Byrd and Matt welcome Norman England back to the podcast, this time to reflect on his directorial debut film, 2006's the iDol! The iDol is an independent Japanese science fiction film that features plenty of prolific tokusatsu veterans both in front of and behind the camera and is just now finding a release in the United States. It tells the story …
 
"Is this an example of your bedside manner, doctor?" "No ma'ma. That comes later." On this episode of Bots, Bugs, And Babes, my father (Al Jaconetti) and I look back at one of the best science-fiction films ever made, as we discuss Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956). We explore all the different aspects of how this film was made, including how t…
 
Episode 45 – The One with a Giant Lobster Well hello there, welcome to our podcast. This is episode 45 of Kaiju Curry House – The One with a Giant Lobster. Please download from your favourite podcast service and enjoy our content. Also, go on over to heroespodcasts.com to see other episodes and series. Today your regular hosts are joined by Tim Bea…
 
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