Rank #1: S1E5 - Found Footage: Lake Mungo
As we near the end of our first semester, Andy investigates the conditions and innovations that lead to Paranormal Activity and the resulting boom in found footage horror, touching on our longstanding cultural fascination with family drama and the paranormal. Adam Tod Brown joins in to discuss 2008's ghosts-and-grief pseudo-doc, Lake Mungo.
Rank #2: S1E4 - Found Footage: WNUF Halloween Special Interview
In this special episode, Andy and Adam take a study break to interview Chris LaMartina, the director of 2013's The WNUF Halloween Special, covering how you can help the upcoming sequel, the challenges and rewards of ultra-independent filmmaking, the glory days of VHS, and real-life supernatural encounters
Rank #3: S1E3: The Poughkeepsie Tapes
In this longer-than-usual episode, Andy takes a close look at the history of death-and-tragedy shock film, how it gave rise to pseudo-snuff, its relationship with our natural morbid curiosity, and its place in the evolution of found footage horror, leading up to a discussion with Adam Tod Brown about 2007's The Poughkeepsie Tapes. WARNING: This episode covers some extra disturbing themes and subject matter.
Rank #4: S1E2 - Found Footage: The Last Broadcast
Andy Sell and guest co-host Adam Tod Brown take their found footage horror safari into the digital wildneress of the 1990s where they meet a witch, a devil, and, uh, a guy, we guess
Rank #5: S1E1 Found Footage: UFO Abduction
It's the first episode of #GhoulSchool with @andy_sell! This episode with special guest @adamtodbrown covers one of the first ever found footage horror movies -- 1989's UFO Abduction
Rank #6: Trailer
A brief introduction to the newest addition to the Unpops Podcast Network -- Ghoul School: A Horror History Podcast