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TAPPING THE VEIN VOLUME 1 Retro Review

 The main focus of this post will be about the first comic adaptations of Clive’s work, Tapping the Vein. But before I get into my retro review, I need to discuss a new comic. The third issue of Clive Barker’s Next Testament came out this week. Since I am doing...READ MORE...


Where is Episode 50?

I’m sorry to say that the site that hosts my episodes and submits them to itunes has some sort of glitch at the moment that doesn’t allow uploaded files to save.  Going to their community forums reveals that everyone there is having the same problem this weekend.  I was very...READ MORE...

Episode 49 : Weaveworld Part 2

  Ryan Danhauser and Jose Leitao finish their talk about Clive Barker’s 1987 novel, Weaveworld.  This time we get less specific about the plot and talk more about the Novel as a whole.  I like this episode a little better than part 1.  Plus there’s some late-breaking news about the...READ MORE...

CLIVE BARKER’S HELLRAISER Issue 1 Retro Review

“Be warned — at the end of this forward, things are going to get horrible.”  These are the opening words of the forward by D.G. Chichester.  The forward then proceeds to give a bit of a history lesson that leads up to this monumental first issue.  Let me summarize for...READ MORE...

Episode 48 : Weaveworld Part 1

Jose and Ryan talk at length in this two-part episode about Clive Barker’s 1987 Novel, Weaveworld.  We discuss both the Poseidon Press 1st edition Hardcover and the current 25th Anniversary limited edition by Earthling.   (more…) Episode 048 : Weaveworld Part 1 [ 2:29:38 ] Play Now | Play in...READ MORE...


Nightbreed Cabal Cut Release confirmed!

If you’ve been following the plight of our Occupy Midian, you know that Shout Factory / Scream Factory is set to produce the Cabal Cut of Nightbreed on a DVD/Blu-Ray Combo-pack.  This announcement was made at Comic Con by Mark Miller, and simultaneously by Clive Barker on Facebook.  Details of...READ MORE...

Episode 47 : New and Exciting Things

  Ryan and Jose talk Clive Barker and Occupy news. There are some listener topics, and the dumb comment of the week where we talk about comment trolls.  Hit the link for the show notes. (more…) Episode 47 : New and Exciting Things [ 1:39:09 ] Play Now | Play...READ MORE...


Episode 45 : Hellraiser (9) Revelations

What if something wack happens? Jose, Ryan and guest Max talk about the last and least Hellraiser sequel, Hellraiser Revelations. There was a ton of listener feedback this time around, too.  Click the link for the full show notes. (more…) Episode 45 : Hellraiser (9) Revelations [ 1:46:46 ] Play...READ MORE...

Episode 44 : Hellraiser (7) Deader & (8) Hellworld

They just keep getting worse! In this episode, we are the second to last in our series on Hellraiser movies. Hellraiser (7) Deader and Hellraiser (8) Hellworld. Don’t do drugs, don’t fall asleep, don’t play video games and most of all don’t open the box! Ryan and Jose with guests,...READ MORE...

Episode 43 : Hellraiser (5) Inferno & Hellraiser (6) Hellseeker

Oh no, more Hellraiser sequels? That’s right, and we’re not finished yet. Hellraiser (5) Inferno & Hellraiser (6) Hellseeker are the topic for this episode. Ryan, Jose and Max.  Continue for the show notes. (more…) Episode 043 : Hellraiser (5) Inferno & Hellraiser (6) Hellseeker [ 1:48:21 ] Play Now...READ MORE...

The Thief of Always – A Review

With the latest news from Clive Barker’s site about there now being a director (Oliver Parker!) appointed for a Thief of Always movie, I thought it was only appropriate to review the book now. I was a little skeptical about reading a young adult book by Clive (the man who...READ MORE...

Episode 42 : Occupy Midian on Location, Portland Oregon

Saturday 5/4 and Sunday 5/5 Ryan Danhauser traveled all the way from Fairbanks Alaska to see version 7 of the Nightbreed Cabal Cut at the Hollywood Theatre in Portland Oregon at the H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival I also got to visit with Restoration Director Russell Cherrington, as well as friends....READ MORE...