Rants From The Black Lodge

Rants From The Black Lodge

Pop culture enthusiast, Brandon A. Lane shares views and insight on the making and lasting impact of films... some films are better than others.... Show More

Episodes

September 30, 2020 172 min

It's October, so you know what that means. It's time to load up on candy corn, carve up come jack o lanterns, egg your asshole neighbor's house and watch that damn Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin cartoon for the thousandth time. However, if you're interested in something a little more adult, join the Rant Army for a retrospective for Rob Zombie's controversial and polarizing remake of Halloween featuring an introduc...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
August 31, 2020 121 min

Throw on your Miskatonic University sweatshirt, grab your copy of the Cthulu Mythos and crack open a fresh vile of re-agent. That's right, tonight we're gonna delve back into the world of H.P. Lovecraft... kinda. Join us for a Bride of Re-Animator Retrospective featuring an introduction from the bride herself, Kathleen Kinmont and a full interview with director, Brian Yuzna.
This episode's double fright feature can not b...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
July 31, 2020 169 min

Since the inception of the Rants From the Black Lodge Podcast there has been a shortlist of movies that were inevitable to be tackled by the Rant Army and the film we're spotlighting this month is a worthy choice to be the topic of discussion for our 3 Year Anniversary Episode. This month will not only be a celebration of this podcast but also of the movie in question, 1988's Child's Play.

HOST: Brandon A. Lane
COMMENTATO...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
June 30, 2020 118 min

Horror has many faces and has gone by many names but in the case of Adam Green’s Hatchet horror answers to the name Victor Crowley. So, buckle up Rant Army because tonight we head deep into the Honey Island Swamp in pursuit of a question... Has Victor Crowley has earned his place in the pantheon of the horror titans that came before him?
To help answer that question we enlist the services of star, Joel David Moore who provides an aw...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
May 31, 2020 138 min

This month the Rant From the Black Lodge Podcast descend into the macabre mind of horror directing legend, Wes Craven with a retrospective of 1991's The People Under the Stairs. As we chronicle Wes Craven's urban fairy tale the Rant Army were lucky enough to enlist an introduction from "The Stairmaster" Yan Birch and a tribute to Wes Craven from Sean Whalen aka Roach.

HOST: Brandon A. Lane
COMMENTATOR: Fat Tony

Special...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
April 30, 2020 141 min

Since the inception of the Rants From the Black Lodge Podcast one topic has been a constant. Ghostbusters, the 1984 supernatural comedy, although initially intended to be a stand alone film went on to birth one of animation's most popular series and today the Rant Army get REAL with  a retrospective of The Real Ghostbusters. Outmatched by the forces of the spirit world, the Rant Army need a REAL Ghostbuster to join the battle s...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
March 31, 2020 171 min

In 1973 the landscape of horror was shaken to its core with release of what man consider the scariest film of all-time, The Exorcist. The macabre tale of family's descent in the wake of a child's possession by a demonic entity playfully known as "Captain Howdy" receives an extensive examination from the Rant Army. This episode also features, the devil herself, Eileen Dietz who stops by the Black Lodge for an amazing...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
March 1, 2020 80 min

May of 2020 will mark the 40th anniversary of Mrs. Voorhees' long night at Camp Blood but being that we have an actual Friday the 13th on the calendar in March we gotta celebrate now.
Who better to enjoy the festivities of 40 years of slasher mayhem than with the original Jason Voorhees himself, Ari Lehman who provides an awesome intro to this episode.
Build a fire, roast some marshmallows, sit back and hear the Rant Army take a...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played

Our 3rd annual "Spend Valentine's with the Man of Your Dreams" Freddy Krueger extravaganza kicks off with an intro from "Horror's First Male Scream Queen" and star of Nightmare one Elm Street 2, Mark Patton. However, we couldn't possibly do "Freddy's Revenge" proper justice without and insightful interview from its director, Jack Sholder.
From there, the Rant Army dissect the misunderstood and...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
January 1, 2020 151 min

What better way to ring in 2020 than by getting "Buzzed" by an in-depth look into the often forgotten slasher, Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III with a special introduction from the film's star, William Butler. That in of itself would be an awesome way to start off the new year but we also have a full length interview with "The Bad Boy of Production Design" Mick Strawn. As always, Mick spins some hila...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
December 1, 2019 132 min

It's time to Rock and Roll over the holiday season with another KISSmas edition of the Rants From the Black Lodge Podcast focusing on 1999's stoner comedy classic "Detroit Rock City." However, KISSmas III is too big an event to bring to the Rant Army alone so this month we've enlisted the services of "The Metal Ambassador" himself, host of SiriusXM's Liquid Metal, Jose Mangin.
You wanted the best, you...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
October 31, 2019 77 min

The Room, Oversexed Rugsuckers From Mars, Manos: The Hands of Fate or Plan 9 From Outer Space. These films are all worthy contenders to the title of "Best Worst Movie" but only ONE can reign supreme in this craptastic pantheon of so bad it's good cinema... that film is Troll 2! This month, joining the ranks of the Rant Army, none other than NIlbog's favorite father, George Hardy.
Fasten your seat belts because this d...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
September 30, 2019 130 min

The Fall season is in full swing and the Rant Army are ready for October with a full length feature commentary for 2018's smash hit Halloween. Who better than Arrow in the Head's James Oster aka Jimmy O to give this episode a grand introduction but the tricks and treats don't end there because we also have a full interview with Michael Myers' favorite victim, actress and stunt performer Marian Sing.
So, sit back and ...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
August 31, 2019 62 min

The lawsuit between writer, Victor Miller and director, Sean Cunningham has seemingly buried the Friday the 13th film franchise six feet under but Jason Lives!... through content created by fans like Ben DeAtley from the Friday the 13th Network on Youtube. Ben stops by the black lodge to share his two cents on the fan film to end all fan films, Never Hike Alone. However, a Never Hike Alone episode would be nothing special without  ...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
July 31, 2019 123 min

730 Days and 24 episodes later the Rant Army step outside the Black Lodge and into the Deadite infested woods of Morristown, Tennessee, the filming location where Sam Raimi birthed his blood soaked masterpiece, The Evil Dead, to celebrate our 2 Year Anniversary of the show. So, if it's a war those pesky minions of the Book of the Dead want we've got a ringer on the front lines, none other than Ray Santiago aka Pablo from As...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
July 1, 2019 108 min

Listen along to the Rants From the Black Lodge Podcast as the dig up the beloved big screen adaptation of Stephen King's Pet Sematary. However, to properly celebrate the film's 30th Anniversary we had to call in for reinforcements and the call was answered by everyone's favorite lil slice of roadkill, Miko Hughes aka Gage Creed. This episode is a good one so, sit back, laugh and learn about all things Stephen King and P...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
May 31, 2019 93 min

In a dark abyss of CGI drek a bright and shining beacon of practical effects pours through the Stuart Gordon directed, splatter classic, Re-Animator. The Rant Army welcome "The Monster Man" Legendary SFX Artist Cleve Hall to the Black Lodge to pay tribute to one his early cinematic endeavors. Listen along as the history of Herbert West from page to screen is chronicled among personal stories and several viewer submitted que...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
April 30, 2019 106 min

Underappreciated but definitely not forgotten the Tales From the Crypt feature film, Demon Knight is spotlighted this month on the Rants From the Black Lodge Podcast. However, the Black Lodge has been accustom to visitors and this month is no different with an appearance from the legendary voice of the Crypt Keeper, John Kassir.
Listen along as they discuss the history of Tales From the Crypt from page to screen, their love for Bill...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
March 31, 2019 106 min

Believe it or not this isn't an April Fool's prank as the RANT ARMY go EXTREME on the 1991 Hulk Hogan "comedy" Suburban Commando. The RANT ARMY had to call in for reinforcements this month and the call was answered by none other than ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling) legends Tommy Dreamer and The Sandman. So, listen along as we piledrive another Hulk Hogan stinker.

Host: Brandon A. Lane
Commentators: Stankdik Eddy,...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played
March 1, 2019 105 min

Pour an Irish whiskey, put on your nicest kilt and download the newest episode of the Rants From The Black Lodge Podcast for Leprechaun 3 featuring a guest appearance from director, Brian Trenchard-Smith.

Host: Brandon A. Lane
Commentator: Fat Tony

Sponsors: NGW Wrestling

Special Thanks: Brain Trenchard-Smith
@GeneralMurray

Man From Hong Kong Blu-Ray available at
https://www.umbrellaent.com.au/movies/2872-man-from-hong-kong-the-ozploi...

Read more
Share
Mark as Played

Chat About Rants From The Black Lodge

Popular Podcasts

13 Days of Halloween
13 Days of Halloween
Welcome to Hawthorne Manor. As our newest arrival, the caretaker himself (Keegan-Michael Key) will be providing a daily tour and introduction to another guest. Please remember to wear headphones throughout your stay. And make yourself at home. After all, this is it! A production of iHeartRadio, Blumhouse Television, and Grim & Mild from Aaron Mahnke.
Halloween in Hell
Halloween in Hell
A scripted horror musical podcast, just in time for Halloween. Rock legend Tommy Lee stars as the Devil, featuring original music and performances by Machine Gun Kelly, iann dior, Dana Dentata, phem, and 24kGoldn. On Halloween, Satan lures three performers to his sadistic game show in Hell where they must perform or die. The winner returns to Earth. The losers will play out their showbiz careers in fiery hellfire and damnation.
Stuff You Should Know
Stuff You Should Know
If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.
    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2020 iHeartMedia, Inc.