The Oak Leaf

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“The Thing”: Fear the unknown

October 31, 2019

The wolf in sheep’s clothing scares us more than any real wolf. John Carpenter grips this idea tight in “The Thing” and uses tense psychological uncertainty to keep the audience reeled in. The Thing is an alien that assimilates into any living animal in...

The Ooky Spooky Ep.1

The Ooky Spooky Ep.1

October 15, 2019

This episode, Edgar "The Wannabe Final Girl" Soria Garcia introduces himself and the show, with a decent reading of "The Thing," retold by Alvin Schwartz.   Outro music: "In My Nightmares" by Purple Planet Music...

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