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Silent Night Deadly Night IV: Initiation (1990)

"If I Die Before I Wake... Thank You."

Welcome back for another episode of the Dead Air Horror & Genre Podcast's Silent Night Deadly Night Retrospective Podcast Series; brought to you by GenreWatch, The Liberal Dead, and Doc Terror! In this episode, Jeff (@Jeff_FOTD) is joined by co-host James (@DrJimmyTerror) to tackle 1990's Direct-To-Video mindfuck of a "sequel" Silent Night Deadly Night IV: Initiation; aka the one that probably wasn't a Silent Night Deadly Night movie.

What the hell is Maude Adams doing in the movie? Did Brian Yuzna actually intend this to be a Silent Night Deadly Night film? How fucking creepy is Clint Howard? And more importantly, where the hell is the snow?

Find the answers to these questions here - along with talk of the film's production history, themes and plot points, reception, and its place in the franchise. As always, the guys give you a straight shot on whether or not it's worth your time and/or money.

Come for the discussion, but stick around for Clint Howard's bald spot, animatronic maggots, and Wiccan roofies.

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This podcast contains major plot spoilers for the film... Watch before you listen!

Direct download: SNDNR-04-SilentNightDeadlyNight4.mp3
Category:Silent Night Deadly Night Retrospective -- posted at: 11:34pm EDT