Episode #304: “Batman Returns… I mean…” | Darkman (1990)

Peyton Westlake is a scientist working on a formula to create synthetic skin. His biggest problem is that the skin only lasts for 100 minutes when exposed to light. His biggest problem soon becomes a document that his girlfriend accidentally brought home and blabbed about. Cue the gangsters who show up and trash his lab and leave him for dead. Horribly disfigured, he uses his newfound strength and experimental synthetic skin to exact revenge on those who wronged him.

Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, and Colin Friels star in Darkman.

This concludes our “Experiments Gone Wrong” month, which includes: Flatliners, Total Recall, Awakenings, and Darkman.

Episode #137: “Groovy” | Evil Dead II (1987)

Legend has it, that it was written by the dark ones: NECRONOMICON EX MORTES; Roughly translated…The Book of the Dead. To trace the origin of the Book, we must go back…back…to a day when spirits ruled the earth. When the seas ran red with blood. It was this blood that was used to ink the book. It was also with this blood that we recorded this podcast. Even though that doesn’t make any sense at all. But it doesn’t have to… it’s Evil Dead II.

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