By Moe Porne & Doug Tilley
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No-Budget Nightmares is a film/comedy podcast that focuses on low/microbudget/shoestring/no-budget Films. Hosts Moe Porne and Doug Tilley scour the depths of cinema to try and find the diamonds in the rough - rare as they may be - in the no-budget community. Using sound clips and commentary, the two break down each film covered in great detail, explaining what does and doesn't work and ultimately hoping to serve as both a celebration of ingenuity, as well as a “what not to do” for aspiring filmmakers.
||ExplicitEPISODE 96: BIG MEAT EATER (1982)||NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES returns with another Canuxploitation classic featuring ALIENS, ZOMBIES, NEW WAVE MUSIC, and LOTS MORE! It's 1982's BIG MEAT EATER and it's as crazy as a sci-fi/horror/comedy/musical gets,||7/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 95: THE DEVIL ANT (1999)||It's the NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES debut of DAVID "ROCK" NELSON! Moe and Doug hop in the wayback machine to check out his epic (2 1/2 hour!) monster classic THE DEVIL ANT featuring Tom Savini, Forrest J. Ackerman, Roger Corman, Svengoolie, Conrad Brooks,||6/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 94: MEAT MARKET (2000)||It's the ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE.. IN CANADA! Welcome to the NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES podcast, and we're looking at the first film in Brian Clement's MEAT MARKET trilogy featuring ZOMBIES, BUTTER TARTS, LUCHADORES, VAMPIRES and people dressed like IDIOTS.||6/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 93: SPINE (1986)||He is looking for Linda.. AND THAT COULD BE ANYBODY!! It's 1986's SPINE, a SOV horror classic featuring a Hank Williams Jr./Ole Anderson/Barry Gibb lookalike murdering nurses while the cops struggle with their ancient computers! IT BLOWS,||5/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 92: HEAVY METAL MASSACRE (1989)||YOU CAN'T KILL NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES! Yes, after a TWO MONTH break fans feared it was the END OF THE LINE, but Moe and Doug are back and better(?!) than ever! Not only that, but they've got a ROCKIN' movie to explore with 1989's HEAVY METAL MASSACRE,||5/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 91: MONSTURD (2003)||Time to drop the kids off at the pool, because on this episode of NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES we're plumbing the depths to bring you 2003's MONSTURD! Moe and Doug are up to their elbows in the brown stuff, and only their quick wit, Pepto Bismol,||2/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 90: SERIAL KILLER (2002)||Look, I'm going to be straight with you.. Ryan Cavalline's SERIAL KILLER kind of sucks. It's dumb, and cheap, and not entertaining. HOWEVER, there are no half measures on NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES so we're going ALL OUT to bring this tale of twisted killers...||1/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 89: BASKET CASE (1982)||Time for another No-Budget Nightmares TREAT, and they don't get much bigger than Frank Henenlotter's microbudget bad taste sleaze horror classic BASKET CASE! Start off the new year right with startling sound clips, political commentary,||1/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 88: JAN-GEL, THE BEAST FROM THE EAST (1999)||It's the HOLIDAYS! Almost! And that means it's time for the NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CRAPTACULAR, and what better way to say goodbye to this awful, awful year than with your good buddies DOUG and MOE?!||12/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 87: DOUBLE DOWN (2005)||It's the RETURN of the BREEN! Because YOU demanded it, we're diving deep into DOUBLE DOWN, and nothing's gonna stop us now! No-Budget Nightmares + Neil Breen = LOVE and DESIRE. We needed this, and you needed this,||11/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 86: THE BODY BENEATH (1970)||It's a No-Budget Nightmares FIRST! Thanks to a kind contribution from Something Weird Video, we're bringing you an AUDIO COMMENTARY for the Andy Milligan vampire classic THE BODY BENEATH! Even better, though you can certainly sync our commentary to you...||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 85: TALES FROM THE QUADEAD ZONE (1987)||It's October, which means another SPOOOooooooOOOOOky episode of No-Budget Nightmares, featuring Chester Novell Turner's 1987 microbudget anthology film TALES FROM THE QUADEAD ZONE! It's filled with titty cups, corpse theft, SANDWICHES,||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 84: 555 (1988)||POLICE AND THIEVES! IN THE STREETS! It's episode 84 of No-Budget Nightmares and we're doing another PATREON SPECIAL (thanks Adam Lounsbery!) featuring Wally Koz's legendary 555. Y'see, there's a hippy killer on the loose and he's butchering couples jus...||9/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 83: MY LOVELY BURNT BROTHER AND HIS SQUASHED BRAIN (1988)||Saluto! It's episode 83 of No-Budget Nightmares and this time we're heading to Italy, renowned for its black gloved killers, expensive wines and MY LOVELY BURNT BROTHER AND HIS SQUASHED BRAIN! It's a microbudget John Waters-tinged slasher with lashings...||9/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 82: NECROVILLE (2007)||It's No-Budget Nightmares episode 82, and this time Moe and Doug are wasted away again in 2007's NECROVILLE, a buddy-comedy with vampires, werewolves, CHUPACABRAS, and zombies! Co-directed, co-written and starring microbudget stalwart Billy Garberina,||8/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 81: KILLING SPREE (1987)||Listen up you BIG ASS, it's time for No-Budget Nightmares to take another deep dive on the filmography of the immortal Tim Ritter with 1987's KILLING SPREE! It's rude, crude and full of 'tude, and features a TRULY AMAZING lead performance from Asbestos...||8/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 80: PLAGA ZOMBIE (1997)||Psst.. Ya like zombies? Yeah? How about ARGENTINE zombies? Well, you're in luck, buck-o, because on this week's No-Budget Nightmares we're taking a look at 1997's PLAGA ZOMBIE, which has all the skin ripping, face peeling,||7/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 79: WNUF HALLOWEEN SPECIAL (2013)||Get ready, boils and ghouls! After suffering for their sins for the past few episodes, Moe and Doug get a brief respite from their usual deep hurting with Chris LaMartina's WNUF HALLOWEEN SPECIAL, a beautifully constructed tribute to 80s TV with a uniq...||7/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 78: WRATH OF THE SKUNK APE (1997)||SKUNKY! Mike C. Hartman's first film WRATH OF THE SKUNK APE is full of surprises: The acting is terrible, the plot is confusing, and most of it takes place in the dark, so good luck in figuring out what the heck is going on. Thankfully, it's short,||6/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 77: NIGHTMARE MUSEUM (2006)||On an unprecedented episode of NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES, Doug and Moe are facing perhaps their greatest challenge: a movie that isn't a movie. Sixty straight minutes of Barbie dolls slamming against each other for the amusement of none.||6/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 76: DIE HARD DRACULA (1998)||YIPPEE KI-YAY BRAM STOKER! It's episode 76 of NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES and this time our fiendish hosts are tackling DIE HARD DRACULA, a horror-comedy with a twist: it's neither horrific NOR funny! It does, however,||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 75: SPLATTER: ARCHITECTS OF FEAR (1986)||Time to UNSUBSCRIBE from all other podcasts because NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES is BACK and it's WEIRD AS HELL. After a trademark hiatus, Moe and Doug delve deep into the behind-the-scenes Canuxploitation classic SPLATTER: ARCHITECTS OF FEAR which shows that ...||5/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 74: WEASELS RIP MY FLESH (1979)||You lucky kids today can toss together a movie on your phone, but back in 1979 it took GUTS and BALLS and SOME SKILL. That's what 16-year-old Nathan Schiff did with just a dream, a Super-8 camera, and some rudimentary modeling skill,||3/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 73: JENNIFER HELP US (2014)||KILL YOUR DARLINGS and EAT YOUR MAKEUP, it’s time for Episoder 73 of NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES featuring the Patreon-requested shot-on-iPhone exploitation throwback JENNIFER HELP US from 2014! Moe is sleep deprived and Doug is high on caffeine so this time .||2/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 72: SLIME CITY (1988)||Oh don’t lean on me man/Cause you can’t afford the ticket/I’m back on SLIME CITY! NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES returns with the oft-requested, goop-covered, 80s low-budget classic SLIME CITY from director Greg Lamberson.||1/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 71: BAD TASTE (1987)||THE BASTARDS HAVE LANDED! It’s the NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES holiday spectacular, and this year Moe and Doug are giving themselves a treat: Peter Jackson’s microbudget sci-fi splatter classic BAD TASTE! Stoke the homefire and hang the stockings,||12/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 70: HOBO WITH A TRASH CAN (2015)||IT’S HERE! Our rantiest episode EVER! It’s our look at the all-star microbudget anthology spectacular HOBO WITH A TRASH CAN, which is chock-full of aliens, radioactive condoms, murderous apples and SO MUCH MORE.||11/24/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 69: HAUNTED-WEEN (1991)||It’s our favorite time of the year! The time when ghosts, witches and goblins rule supreme! It’s.. uh.. HAUNTEDWEEN! So get your frat brothers together and slap a coat of paint on the ol’ Burber place, because it’s time to get SLOPPY.||10/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 68: KILLER KLOWNS FROM KANSAS ON KRACK (2003)||PT Barnum said it so long ago/There’s one born every minute don’t you know Just kidding. KILLER KLOWNS FROM KANSAS ON KRACK has absolutely nothing to do with KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE, though it does have 100% more racist puppets,||10/5/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 67: FEEDERS (1996)||KEEP WATCHING THE SKIES! No-Budget Nightmares returns to tackle the mid-90s SOV alien invasion classic FEEDERS directed by Mark & John Polonia and Jon McBride! It has it all: primitive CGI, gore, knee-high aliens, beautiful BABES,||9/11/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 66: THINGS (1989)||“D’you want to see some bloood?”. We’ve got ourselves in a TAILSPIN thanks to Pateron campaign contributor Jessica Garcia, who kindly suggested that Moe and Doug FINALLY tackle Canuxploitation classic THINGS! Being faced with such a ghastly, bruta||8/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 65: RETURN OF THE GHOSTBUSTERS (2007)||WHO YA GONNA CALL! The.. uh.. Denver Ghostbusters! No-Budget Nightmares takes its first trip into FAN FILM territory, and this one’s a doozy. RETURN OF THE GHOSTBUSTERS brings together a whole new group of ghostbusters,||7/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 64: NIGHTBEAST (1982)||It’s a few weeks later and WOMEN’S STUDIES still plague our host’s nightmares. Thankfully, there’s a Baltimore-lensed solution to their problems: Don Dohler’s sci-fi/action microbudget classic NIGHTBEAST! For ONE NIGHT ONLY the show becomes NO-||6/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 63: WOMEN’S STUDIES (2010)||Uh oh! Something has Moe and Doug PEEVED. Yes, it’s the rantiest episode of No-Budget Nightmares EVER as the pair tangle with a viewer-picked movie that proves to be a blizzard of ignorance and threatens to break their resolve to tiny bits.||6/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 62: SLAUGHTER TALES (2012)||Johnny Dickie wrote, directed and starred in SLAUGHTER TALES when he was 14. In case you missed that, let me write it again: Johnny Dickie wrote, directed and starred in SLAUGHTER TALES when he was *14*. The hosts of NO-BUDGET NIGHTMARES are both TWENT...||5/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 61: VAMPIRE COP (1990)||Q: Where did the vampire open his savings account? A: At a blood bank Q: Why doesn’t anyone like Count Dracula? A: He’s a pain in the neck Q: When is a vampire movie NOT a vampire movie? A: When it’s a VAMPIRE COP movie!||4/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 60: THE DEAD NEXT DOOR (1989)||DON’T KILL THE ZOMBIES! LEAVE THE ZOMBIES ALONE! Assemble your ZOMBIE SQUAD, ladies and gents, because it’s time to dip back into the J.R. Bookwalter tub and experience the delightful dose of Super-8 zombie goodness that is 1989’s THE DEAD NEXT DOO||4/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 59: HOUSE OF FORBIDDEN SECRETS (2013)||Are you ready? CAN you be ready? TODD SHEETS is here, and Moe and Doug are about to enter his HOUSE OF FORBIDDEN SECRETS before ALL OF YOU SUCKERS! That’s right! It might not be available to the general public yet,||3/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEPISODE 58: FUNGICIDE (2005)||It’s a Wascavage FAMILY AFFAIR! That’s right! From the creator of SUBURBAN SASQUATCH and MALEVOLENT ASCENT comes FUNGICIDE, a “special”-effects packed horror comedy that’s fun(?!) for the whole family! If you thought the effects in SS were somet||3/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
I love this podcast
Doug & Moe's enthusiasm for Z grade films is infectious and will make you want to seek out these films despite their repeated pleas not to. The Vampire Hunter, Suburban Sasquatch, & recent Kindergarten Ninja episodes are some of the finest.
With Doug and Moe you’re in good, safe, but probably sticky hands!
I love this show. The world out there is made so much bigger and richer by it. There are shows that claim to be cult or b-movie shows and you have heard of 90% of the films before (I know I have hosted or guested on many) but the ones on NBN are true undiscovered gems of shot-on video weirdness. Doug and Moe are the hilarious, knowledgable and loveable guides on your nightmare journey into madness. CHECK IT OUT!
one of my favorites
Great podcast. Keep up the good work guys.