¡UY QUE HORROR! A Latinx Horror Movie Podcast

In this spooky podcast, Jonathan Atkinson and Aileen Clark explore the often overlooked world of Latinx horror films. Every week, they watch a different horror film, whether it comes from a Latin American country; is directed by a Latinx director; or has a Latinx star as it’s lead. If it’s Latinx horror, Jonny and Aileen will watch it!

00:53:58 2022-08-08
I WILL SELL THIS HOUSE. Jonny and Aileen watch the horror short by Michael Chaves, The Maiden.  A real estate agent who will stop at nothing to close the sale on a demonic mansion. Jonny and Aileen also talk about director Michael Chaves’ work and t...
01:45:01 2022-08-01
A vampire movie with no vampires? That's Ivan Cardoso's As Sete Vampiras for you! A botanist obtains a carnivorous plant but finds himself unable to handle it safely. Soon people start falling victim to a mysterious masked murderer. Jonny and Aileen also ...
01:56:40 2022-07-25
Time to hide from zombies in a gym because Jonny and Aileen are watching Virus:32. A virus takes over Montevideo, turning people into intelligent, ultra-violent zombies. But after each of attack, the zombies are left incapacitated for 32 seconds to recove...
00:52:02 2022-07-18
Despierta, Mamá a vuelto... Jonny and Aileen talk about the Argentinian short film, Mamá. A young girl wakes her sister to tell her that their mother has returned home.  Jonny and Aileen also discuss sibling creators Andy and Barbara Muschietti and the...
01:29:45 2022-07-11
Que. Está. Pasando? Jonny and Aileen get confused with Curse of the Stone Hand. A compilation of two Chilean titles, the first adapted from Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Suicide Club," the second the tale of younger siblings dominated by their evil elder...
01:59:46 2022-07-04
It is Fourth of July and Jonny and Aileen talk about the film Culture Shock, part of Hulu's Into the Dark series. A young Mexican woman crosses into the United States, hoping to find her American Dream, but quickly finds herself in an American nightmare. ...
01:48:02 2022-06-27
Are you Team Angel or Team Dick Tentacle? Jonny and Aileen talk about the haunting Mexican sci-fi film, La Región Salvaje. In a town where hypocrisy, homophobia, and machismo runs rampant, sex and love is fragile. And the answer to all these problems liv...
01:40:53 2022-06-20
Time for a classic!  Jonny and Aileen talk about the Mexican cult classic, Satánico Pandemonium. A young nun is tempted by visions of forbidden sexual fantasies to cross over to Satan. Jonny and Aileen also discuss actors Cecilia Pezet and Veronika con ...
01:33:44 2022-06-13
How do you translate plagiarism en Español?! Jonny and Aileen watch Exorcismo Documentado from Guatemala.  A 16-year-old girl is diagnosed with severe depression. Three months later, strange and spooky things start happening in her home. Jonny...
00:44:24 2022-06-06
Jonny and Aileen take a quick trip back to Uruguay to watch the short film Ataque de Pánico by Fede Alvarez. Giant robots invade Montevideo! Jonny and Aileen also discuss how the short was Fede Alvarez's ticket into Hollywood and Kaiju movies. ...
01:38:07 2022-05-30
Jonny and Aileen discover medical anomalies in Ecuador with El Pantano de los Cuervos. A doctor conducts experiments on the recently deceased and dumps the rejects into a swamp. Jonny and Aileen also discuss Ecuadorian cast member Cesar Carmigniani and po...
01:43:19 2022-05-23
Jonny and Aileen discover Fortaleza, Brazil with the cannibal horror film, O Clube dos Canibais. Otavio and Gilda are part of the Brazilian elite and have a habit of eating their employees. When Gilda accidentally discovers a secret about a powerful congr...
01:36:34 2022-05-16
Jonny and Aileen watch the first Bolivian horror movie, Casting. A team of young aspiring directors search for the ideal actress to act in a horror movie they are filming. Jonny and Aileen also discuss the directors Denisse Arancibia y Juan Pablo Richter ...
00:57:37 2022-05-09
Es el crossover of the century! Jonny and Aileen are joined by Natalia Molina, host of the network sister podcast, CinePop, to talk the 1987 English-speaking Mexican horror film directed by René Cardona Jr., Beaks: The Movie. An investiga...
02:31:41 2022-05-02
Jonny and Aileen welcome their first special guest, Ari Hagerty (ex host of the Mexican radio station Reactor 105.7 FM), to talk yet another Guillermo del Toro film, Mimic. An entomologist genetically creates an insect to kill cockroaches carrying a virul...
01:16:30 2022-04-25
Jonny and Aileen just want to give Chile a hug! This week they discuss the Oscar-nominated, Chilean stop-motion animated short film, Bestia. Inspired by real events, enter the life of a secret police agent in the military dictatorship in Chile. The relati...
01:40:56 2022-04-18
Jonny and Aileen enter an unnerving house of marble and mind games in the Argentinian film, Piedra, Papel y Tijera. Things turn bleak when Magdalena returns to her childhood home to settle her father's inheritance with her half-siblings. Jonny and Aileen ...
01:51:45 2022-04-11
Do you like to dance? This week, Jonny and Aileen watch The Devil's Child, or Diavlo, from Colombia. A young nurse finds herself haunted by childhood trauma, when she is employed at a remote house to care for a sinister old psychic. Jonny and Aileen also ...
01:38:52 2022-04-04
It's Jonny and Aileen's first Chupacabra movie! A group of American friends travel to Panama where they realize that they've stumbled into the lair of a horrific, bloodthirsty creature, El Chupacabra.  Jonny and Aileen also discuss the origins of the...
02:01:46 2022-03-28
Board up your windows, there's a serial killer on the loose! Jonny and Aileen talk about The Town That Dreaded Sundown, the 2014 American slasher film that serves as a meta-sequel to the 1976 film of the same name. Jonny and Aileen also discuss the Moonli...
01:46:55 2022-03-21
Meu Deus! Uma múmia! Jonny and Aileen return to Brazil, this time by way of Egypt. In this horror sex comedy, O Segredo da Múmia, a scientist is laughed at when he announces his discovery of the elixir of life, so he devotes himself to findi...
01:43:21 2022-03-14
El Tunche is back! Jonny and Aileen head to the jungles of Peru to watch La Cara del Diablo. Seven friends go on a remote jungle vacation where they are terrorized by a primeval spirit, El Tunche, but as they struggle to survive they come to realize that ...
01:34:02 2022-03-07
Big Brother eat your heart out! This week, Jonny and Aileen discuss the Dominican found footage film, Críptico, El Reality. The footage found from the hidden cameras of a reality tv show shows a horror battle between the show’s participants a...
01:40:51 2022-02-28
Jonny and Aileen head back to Cuba with the psychological horror film, Eres Tú, Papá? When her father goes missing, 13 year old Lili uses a spiritual ritual to find him but when he returns, her life turns into a nightmare. Jonny and Aileen a...
02:02:14 2022-02-21
Leatherface is back! And when Netflix calls, Jonny and Aileen will answer!  In the new Texas Chainsaw Massacre, after nearly 50 years of hiding, Leatherface returns to terrorize a group of idealistic young friends who accidentally disrupt his careful...
01:38:17 2022-02-14
Jonny and Aileen return to Uruguay with the restored 90s film by Ricardo Islas, Plenilunio. A reporter and a ragtag group of teens hunt for a monster terrorizing their sleepy town of Colonia del Sacramento. Jonny and Aileen also talk about director Ricard...
01:43:57 2022-02-07
Carlos Enrique Taboada strikes again! Jonny and Aileen are transported to the 60s with the fabulous film, Hasta el Viento Tiene Miedo. A group of girls are punished to stay at their boarding school over Spring Break and have no idea the school is haunted ...
01:28:45 2022-01-31
It gets pretty gruesome and hard to watch with this week's movie from Chile, Visceral: Entre las Cuerdas de la Locura. A boxer unleashes an entity that torments him and guile's him to do unspeakable acts of torture and murder. As body counts rise, will he...
01:48:11 2022-01-24
Jonny and Aileen take an ayahuasca trip in Argentina with this week's film, Luciferina. Natalia, a young novice, tags along her sister and her friends' trip to try ayahuasca, but it reveals something more evil than she expected.  Our hosts also talk ...
01:35:11 2022-01-17
Ruben Galindo Jr. does it again!  From the guy that brought us Doh't Panic, Jonny and Aileen watch Ladrones de Tumbas, where a group of teenage, treasure seeking, grave robbers accidentally uncover a hidden tomb. What they don’t realize is that...
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