Running Scared
  • Jamie Roberts & Robert Lendrum
7 episodes
Running Scared podcast is a deep dive into the horror and thriller films that had you running away scared but coming back for more. Hosts Robert Lendrum and Jamie Roberts guide you through the films offering our opinions and insight - but mostly opinions - about what we found hair raising, hilarious and downright haunting. Please note each episode contains spoilers.

Episodes

Episode 7 It Follows (2014)
2021 Jul 091h 19m 54s
This week hosts Jamie Roberts and Robert Lendrum review David Robert Mitchell's 2014 horror It Follows. An incredible film with a whole lot of parents killing their kids sometimes in very sexy ways. We talk about the looming feeling of dread that the monster personifies and the pragmatics of escaping this relentless creature. On our True Horror segment we look at the Lions of Tsavo. Plus - Jamie tries to add toes to our rating system. What movie should we review next? Go to our Twitter and vote @runningscaredpdEmail us at: therunnningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpod
Episode 6 Scream (1996)
2021 Jun 151h 28m 13s
There are horror movies before Scream (1996) and then horror movies after. This episode, hosts Robert Lendrum and Jamie Roberts look at the pastiche film that changed the genre. Is Scream a feminist take? Are Billy Loomis and Shaggy the original incels? How many references can you spot? Plus a look at the Texarkana Moonlight Murders in our True Horror segment. Email us at: therunnningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpod and on Twitter @runningscaredpd
Episode 5 A Quiet Place (2018)
2021 May 301h 32m 32s
A movie where sound is the killer! John Krasinski writes, directs and stars in A Quiet Place (2018) a genre bending horror also starring his own wife, Emily Blunt. Hosts Robert Lendrum and Jamie Roberts break down the film and talk through the major themes of parenting, survival and disability. We ask the important questions like where do they get all that sand? Do all parents have dark fantasies about protecting their young? Was the monster itself scary? Is deafness represented as a potential asset in this film or a temporary and agonizing state of being? And how are we going to a do our True Horror segment for this one? Email us at: therunnningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpod and on Twitter @runningscaredpd
Episode 4 Anaconda (1997) The Wrap: Music, Special effects, Cultural Significance and Rating
2021 May 1336m 36s
In our fourth episode and the last in our series on the horror classic Anaconda, we wrap it up by looking at the film's music, special effects and cult classic status . We  premier our special "True Horror" segment where we ask ourselves if something like this could really happen?! Then, we finish off with our own unique rating. Are Jamie and Rob in step with each other? Email us at: therunnningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpod and on Twitter @runningscaredpd
Episode 3 Anaconda (1997) The Plot
2021 May 131h 12m 33s
In episode 3 we take you through the plot of the 1997 horror classic Anaconda. From the significance of the opening scene to the final showdown with the snake, we will slither down the Amazon river highlighting all the tense moments, funny encounters, questionable decision making, and let's not forget, gruesome kills. Why does Gary love Paul Serone so much? Is Paul J. Lo's type? Sit back, relax and get as horny as you want as we ride through the Brazilian jungle. Follow us on Instagram @runningscaredpodcast
Episode 2 Anaconda (1997) The Cast and Characters
2021 May 1339m 12s
Get out the chicken wings, because in Episode 2 Jamie and Rob mock draft the cast and characters of the 1997 horror classic Anaconda. How long was Eric Stoltz in the movie again? How obvious was it that Mateo was going to be the first kill?  Did J.Lo sense the evil plot early on? Does Owen Wilson's character makes sense at all? But most importantly we look at the vintage performance Jon Voight gives. From his menacing glare to his repeated call's to drop him off at the next village.  We'll dissect Paul Serone's horrific plan, haunting gaze and hilarious lines. Any questions? Email us at: therunningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpodcastand on  Twitter  @runningscaredpd
Episode 1 (Trailer) Introduction to the Podcast and preview of Anaconda (1997)
2021 May 1310m 25s
In our first episode, hosts Robert Lendrum and Jamie Roberts talk about what inspired them to start a podcast, what they hope to achieve, why they love the horror and thriller genre and why in the hell did they decide to start with Anaconda (1997)?  Any questions? Email us at: therunningscaredpodcast@gmail.comFollow us on Instagram @runningscaredpodcastand on  Twitter  @runningscaredpd