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Mar 26, 2021

Deserts are the natural world at its most supernatural. They are dangerous and merciless reminders that everything, including civilization, is temporary. Deserts remind us that we are one worldwide crisis away from entropy.

A perfect location for horror movies!

Join me as I discuss desert horror movies, the way they speak to our social anxieties, and I recount my own drive through the Mojave Desert to visit Death Valley!

I hope you enjoy the show!


The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

The Hills Have Eyes (2006)

The Objective (2008)

Dust Devil (1992)

Wolf Creek (2005)

The Hitcher (1986)

Wake in Fright (1971)


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