051: Sinister (2012)

051: Sinister (2012)

Show Notes

Episode Synopsis

This week the Hack or Slash team breaks down yet another story of a father subjecting his family to horror in a new home by reviewing the film Sinister (2012). The group dissects the spookiness of snuff films, basks in the satisfaction of a solid opening scene, and compares it to other supernatural films of its time. This episode contains spoilers.

Movie Details


Title: "Sinister"

Run time: 1h 50m

Release Date: October 12, 2012 (USA)

Mentioned in the Episode

Insidious and Sinister Crossover

"Hanging Tree" Song

Patreon Launch

You won't hear this in the episode, but we just launched our Patreon page so we could have a place for listener support. While we'll always be a non-profit show with no advertisements or official sponsors, we do need some help to keep it going. We are accepting support in the form of small monetary amounts from our audience to put towards ongoing website fees, funding for new content, and equipment upgrades.

Support the Show

Twitter Handles

Kris: @Rojawesome

Dan: @HackorSlashDan

Leah: @hackorslashleah

Alexis: @HackorSlashLex

PJ: @hackorslashpj

You can connect with us by creepin' on us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, @HackorSlash. You can also share your opinions with us by shooting us an email to feedback@hackorslash.com.

Feel free to shoot us a text, audio message, or leave us a voicemail by contacting the Hack or Slash Hotline: 757-606-0128.

Music Credits

"Hack or Slash" by Daniel Stapleton

"The Dread" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

052: Crawl (2019)

052: Crawl (2019)

050: Jaws (1975)

050: Jaws (1975)