Horror Comedy

The Menu

January 27, 2023

The 2022 new release The Menu stars favorites Ralph Fiennes, Anya Taylor-Joy and Nicholas Hoult. The film, written by Will Tracy and Seth Reiss, is about a young couple visiting an exclusive, high-end restaurant on a remote island. What’s onRead More

The Dead Don’t Die

September 2, 2022

What kinda movie is this? A dark comedy, an homage to George Romero, a not scary movie about the end of the world? Jim Jarmusch’s The Dead Don’t Die might be a head-scratcher, but it’s a fun one. Join NotRead More

Mars Attacks!

August 26, 2022

The 1996 Tim Burton helmed Mars Attacks! marks a turning point in the notable filmmaker’s career – and boy do the Not Quite Dead team have a lot to say about it. As a fleet of Martian spacecrafts are invadingRead More

Tucker & Dale vs Evil

August 19, 2022

Is this a horror-comedy, or one of the best buddy comedies ever made? The Not Quite Dead gals adore Tucker & Dale vs Evil (2011), directed by Eli Craig. The story of two redneck best friends whose vacation is ruinedRead More


August 12, 2022

The 2009 smash hit Zombieland was the cultural phenom that brought us the concept of a double tap, reinvigorated America’s love for Twinkies, and gave us one of the best Bill Murray cameos of all time. The Not Quite DeadRead More

Minisode: Scary Movie

August 5, 2022

Well, they’re not all winners. Scary Movie kickstarted a decade’s worth of spoofs, from the long-running franchise itself to the dismal Epic/Date/Disaster Movie series. The movie has its laughs but join us in this quickie episode as Not Quite DeadRead More


July 29, 2022

Beetlejuice….Beetlejuice….Beetleju — Not Quite Dead! The first of two Tim Burton-helmed flicks this horror-comedy season is Beetlejuice! With an over-the-top performance from Michael Keaton and iconic turns from Winona Ryder and Catherine O’Hara, this movie was an instant comedy classic.Read More

The Cabin in the Woods

July 22, 2022

The Cabin in the Woods (2011) is a quintessential Joss Whedon flick – irreverent, effortlessly funny, and punctuated with moments of surprisingly brutal violence. This meta horror-comedy plays on classic horror movie tropes – a group of hot college kidsRead More

Gremlins 2

July 15, 2022

To discuss Gremlins 2, Not Quite Dead is joined by the hosts of the movie discussion podcast High On Film, Brad Davis and Chris Maxwell! Gremlins 2: The New Batch is the silly, Looney Tunes-riffing, meta little brother of theRead More


July 8, 2022

Who you gonna call? Not Quite Dead! This beloved 80s comedy-horror classic has spawned nearly 40 years of merchandise, TV shows, movie reboots, video games, and theme park attractions. So, naturally, the Not Quite Dead gals take an extremely criticalRead More