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KIDS VS. ALIENS – DIRECTOR JASON EISENER and ACTOR CALEM MACDONALD

When their parents head out of town one Halloween weekend, an all-time rager of a teen house party turns to terror when aliens attack, forcing siblings Gary and his older sister Samantha to band together to survive the night. We talk with the film’s director and co-writer, JASON EISENER, and

A Discussion with Josh Miller, Co-Writer of New Christmas Film VIOLENT NIGHT

Move over ‘Die Hard’, there’s a new R-rated Christmas classic in town! Co-Writer Josh Miller takes us into the creative process of writing the crazy new holiday film, VIOLENT NIGHT. When an elite team of mercenaries breaks into a family compound on Christmas Eve, they aren’t prepared for a surprise

THE CON GUY REVIEWS HORROR NIGHTS, HALLOWEEN ENDS, and SON OF MONSTERPALOOZA

Michael Myers is all over the place right now, and THE CON GUY/SCARE GUY crew is chasing him to some of the biggest events of the year: Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights (featuring the 1978 Halloween Tribute house), Los Angeles’ Son of Monsterpalooza (tons of Halloween film stars), and HALLOWEEN

The Con Guy Celebrates the Movies of the Summer of 1982

Khan, Poltergeist, Bladerunner, E.T. — and the list goes on. 40 Years ago, the Summer of 1982 delivered some of the most iconic films and characters the big screen had ever seen…. or ever will see. It’s hard to quantify just how monumental that summer was, but on this week’s

The Con Guy and The Scare Guy Crew Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of POLTERGEIST

THEY’RE HERE! As part of our “Summer of 1982” celebration, THE SCARE GUY crew takes a look back at the classic haunted house story POLTERGEIST. When 10-year-old Carol Anne Freeling is pulled from this world into another, her parents enlist the help of ghost-hunters and an exorcist  in this horror

THE CON GUY Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL

As part of our “Summer of 1982” celebration, THE CON GUY shines the spotlight on the film that cemented Steven Spielberg’s reputation as the genius of 80s cinema, and one of the greatest filmmakers of all time — E.T. the EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL! It’s the story of a gentle alien left behind

THE CON GUY presents THE BEST AND WORST OF SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2022!

After two years of pandemic closures, San Diego Comic-Con returned in force, welcoming 130,000-plus fans and industry professionals back to Southern California’s Pop Culture Super Bowl—and we were right there in the middle of it all! On this episode, we detail the BEST and the WORST of Comic-Con 2022, from

We Talk With the Writer-Director of New Shark Thriller THE REEF: STALKED

To celebrate Shark Week 2022, we sit down with Andrew Traucki, the writer/director of new Great White shark thriller THE REEF: STALKED. In an effort to heal after witnessing her sister’s horrific murder, Nic travels to a tropical resort with her friends for a kayaking and diving adventure. Only hours

WE PICK OUR DON’T-MISS PANELS FOR SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2022

San Diego Comic-Con released a MONSTER of a programming schedule for its first in-person summer event in three years! From the over-the-top spectacle of Hall H, to the niche and passionate industry panels in the smaller rooms, THE CON GUY crew goes through our picks of the MUST SEE panels

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