Author Archives: JW

About JW

I've written about movies on the internet since 2009. Now mostly into the podcast game, talking about Christmas and movie soundtracks mostly. It's fun.

Stocking Stuffer #30: Mr. Osomatsu, “Christmas Osomatsu-san”

And we’re back! Ani-May continues with the Christmas episode of Mr. Osomatsu, which as far as this dumb American can tell is an animated sketch comedy series? Bradford referred to this one as being “no chill”, but it turned out … Continue reading

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Stocking Stuffer #29: Laid Back Camp, “Campmas”

It’s Ani-May once again, the time of year when Bradford takes the reins and forces us to watch a bunch of anime. Like moths returning to the flame, am I right? This week we look at the Christmas episode of … Continue reading

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Episode 141: Lady in the Lake (w/ Libby Cudmore)

Noirch Madness continues! This week we take a look at the 1946 adaptation of Raymond Chandler’s Lady in the Lake! And to help us break it down, we welcome back our resident detective fiction expert Libby Cudmore! Lady in the … Continue reading

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Episode 140: I, The Jury

Film noir is a genre we’ve only barely scratched the surface of here on Christmas Creeps. But that ends today! This March, we’re highlighting some classic film noirs that also happen to be Christmas films. And what would we call … Continue reading

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Episode 139: Violent Night

Greetings and salutations on this NINTH season of Christmas Creeps! On our inaugural episode of 2023, we take a trip to our local Redbox to catch up with VIOLENT NIGHT! What if the hero in a hard-R Die Hard riff … Continue reading

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Episode 138: A Christmas Story Christmas

Merry Christmas, Creepazoids! This year we bring you an episode all about A Christmas Story Christmas! Yet another attempt at an ‘official’ sequel to Bob Clark’s holiday classic, this one finds Peter Billingsley returning as a middle-aged Ralphie, now tasked … Continue reading

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“25 Days of Christmas” By The Numbers – 2022 Edition

The holidays are officially here, and along with them comes Freeform’s “25 Days of Christmas” programming block! Last year we tallied up every movie ever shown during the month of December since 2018, and the frequency of each. Now it’s … Continue reading

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Episode 137: Santa Jaws

Home for the Horrordays enters extra innings this week as we finally tackle a little film called SANTA JAWS! You see, it’s Jaws, but the shark wears a fun little Santa hat. Not surprisingly, this comes from the Syfy Channel … Continue reading

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Episode 136: Blood Beat

Home for the Horrordays continues with one of the more bizarre films we’ve ever covered: Blood Beat! A family hunting trip in the Wisconsin wilderness is interrupted by the vengeful spirit of a dead samurai, and it’s up to the … Continue reading

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Episode 135: Night of the Comet

Grab your pumpkins and pour your ciders, kids, because the most wonderful time of the year is finally upon us: HOME FOR THE HORRORDAYS! Home For The Horrordays is our annual tradition of watching Christmas-themed horror flicks. There are more … Continue reading

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