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Creepazoids, Jonathan Franzen Porn, and Murderous Pseudonyms: Stephen King’s THE DARK HALF

On today’s episode of Castle Rock Radio, we’re discussing 1989’s The Dark Half with John C. Foster (author of the recently released Night Roads). Is Thad Beaumont just a Jonathan Franzen stand-in? What would a Beaumont/Stark buddy comedy be like? Has Stephen King actually ever lived in Maine? All of that and […]

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Delete Your Fat Wife and Asshole Son in the New Castle Rock Radio

Guess what! Today we’re talking about yet another Stephen King story about a frustrated writer who has a very, very fat wife. That’s right, baby! It’s “Word Processor of the Gods” time! This story was originally published in the January 1983 issue of Playboy under the title “The Word Processor” then collected […]

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Q&A Halloween Special with Lori Michelle and Max Booth III

Happy Halloween, everybody! To celebrate, we took a break from our regular program and answered a bunch of listener questions. Enjoy our extra-spooky edition of Castle Rock Radio. In this episode we’re solving pretty much all of life’s problems. Listen on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, or click this here link. And, if […]

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We Hope You Have a Safe Word, Because We’re Talking About the New GERALD’S GAME Movie

Today we’re getting a lil’ kinky and talking about Mike Flanagan’s film adaptation of Stephen King’s Gerald’s Game in our latest episode of Castle Rock Radio: A Stephen King Podcast. Betty Rocksteady (author of Like Jagged Teeth) once again joins us as a special guest. Max is mostly outraged that Gerald’s last name is […]

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How to Murder Your Wife (Let’s Talk About Stephen King’s 1922)

Let’s take a trip back to the year 1922, when Wilfred James murdered his wife. In the latest episode of Castle Rock Radio, we’re talking about Stephen King’s wonderful, disturbing novella “1922” first published in his 2010 collection, Full Dark, No Stars. We also have a new theme song! Hooray! Listen […]

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Announcing a New Podcast Dedicated to Horror News

Here’s something cool I intend on starting sometime in the future: a DAILY podcast about what’s new in the horror genre (with a strong focus on indie writers/artists/filmmakers). Each episode will fall between 10 and 20 minutes and be released EVERY MORNING. The perfect length for driving to work, washing […]

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New Podcast About the IT Film Adaptation

Prepare to float with us as we discuss the brand new film adaptation of Stephen King’s IT with Betty Rocksteady (author of Like Jagged Teeth). What does Pennywise do when he’s not spooking kids? Has the Internet turned him into a bonafide sex symbol? All of that and more in today’s episode. […]

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They’re All Gonna Laugh At You, So We Might As Well Talk About CARRIE

The book that started it all. The manuscript Tabitha King discovered while snooping through her husband’s trash. The novel that changed Stephen King’s life forever. We’re talking about 1974’s Carrie with John Oliver Hodges (author of Quizzleboon), who apparently once kidnapped a dog. We also discuss current Stephen King news, such as: Castle […]

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Killer Kids Are Awesome: Let’s Talk About CHILDREN OF THE CORN

Have many times have you watched the scene in Children of the Corn when Burt runs over the kid with the slit throat? If your answer isn’t “at least fifty” then you’ve either never seen the movie or you’re a liar, because that scene is gosh darn hilarious. I tried searching for […]

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Let’s Talk About That DARK TOWER Movie…

The Dark Tower was released last Friday. It, uh, hasn’t exactly received the best reviews. We caught it on Opening Day. Did we like it? Well, not really, but we also didn’t despise it as much as we anticipated. Is this actually a remake of Last Action Hero? Is McConaughey playing the […]

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