77 minutes | Nov 19, 2020

The Witches (1990) - Movie Review - Episode 197

This week, we are taking a look back at what might be one of the weirdest and most terrifying children's films that has probably led to the emotional scars for an entire generation of children.....no we aren't talking about Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory....we're talking about his 1990 follow up, The Witches! A movie that might just be Mr. Bean's only serious role and oh yea is 100% nightmare fuel. Dead parents...check. Horrifying witch practical makeup....double check. A plot that involves witches who murder children by turning them in mice.....triple check. Yup this movie checks all the nightmare fuel boxes yet somehow this movie is endeared by generations. So grab your Potion 86 and gobble down some Cress Soup as we dive into the weird and horrifying world of The Witches. MERCH AND ANNOUCEMENTS Our co-host, John Wooliscroft, has a brand new film channel on youtube. Check it out and Subscribe at J DUB'S VIDEO NASTIES Use the coupon code "psychosnation" and save 25% on our TeePublic Store!  Sign up for PSYCHOS NATION: Our Monthly Newsletter HELP US SPREAD THE MADNESS! Help us spread the madness by tweeting!  Click here to post a tweet! Did you really like this episode?  If so consider leaving us a rating, a review, or subscribe! WAYS TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE CINEMA PSYCHOS SHOW! Apple Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Pandora Android RSS Feed FEEDBACK AND CONTACT US Gotta a movie or question you want to throw our way?  Or did we trash one of your favorite films and you want to know where to send a dead horse.  Either way, drop us a line!  We welcome your questions and dead horses.   NEW !!!  Leave us voicemail! - @Speakpipe Email cinemapsychosshow@gmail.com Twitter - @psychosshow Facebook - @psychosshow Instagram - @psychosshow Website - cinemapsychosshow.com Brian Cottington - @briancottington John Wooliscroft - @theunrealjwools Laine Wooliscroft - @la_croft Epicast Network - epicastnetwork.com Theme Music: TITLE: “Red Alert” AUTHOR: Jack Waldenmaier PUBLISHER: Music Bakery Publishing (BMI) WARNING: UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THE MUSIC CONTAINED IN THIS PRODUCTION IS SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. All copyrights, licensing, duplication and distribution rights are held exclusively by Music Bakery Publishing (BMI). 214-636-5887 musicbakery.com
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