Screams and Queens

Hosted ByBree, Megan, and Jena

(Explicit) A podcast for all lovers of horror movies, novels, and true stories. Each week, we watch a horror movie with our scaredy cat co-host, and compare it to the true or fictional story that the movie is based upon.

Trick ‘r Treat: Legend of Samhain vs Film

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In this episode we watched the cult classic, Trick ‘r Treat, and broke down why the movie scares us so much. We talk about the superstitions and legends of Halloween, as well as the history of Halloween or Samhain. This is the perfect movie to get us into the Halloween spirit, and we hope this episode does the same for you.

Sources: 

History.com Editors. “Samhain”.  Oct. 2018. Web. 

https://www.history.com/topics/holidays/samhain

Gaia staff. “Samhain Rituals. How to Celebrate Samhain.” Oct. 2019. Web.

https://www.gaia.com/article/modern-paganism-13-rituals-celebrate-samhain

Irwin, Hannah. “Trick ‘r Treat: A Celebration of Halloween Trash.” Trash Culture Journal. Vol. 1 No. 2. 2013. Journal. 

https://trashculturejournal.files.wordpress.com/2013/11/halloween.pdf

Olesen, Jacob. “Fear of Halloween Phobia – Samhainophobia.” 2020. Web. 

https://www.fearof.net/fear-of-halloween-phobia-samhainophobia/

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