Latest Episodes

Episode 10: “Be kind and rewind, my dudes” — VHS

It’s the final episode of our Found Footage arc! We’ve spanned decades of horror to arrive at the grimy weirdness of VHS (2012, from Brad Miska and Bloody Disgusting)....

Episode 9: “Don’t breathe on me, bro” — REC

As it may become obvious when you start listening, this episode was recorded before COVID-19 was declared a pandemic. We hope you’re doing the best you can to stay...

Episode 8: “Her Boyfriend Sucks” — Paranormal Activity

This week we’re discussing the movie that is basically the most found footage-y of all the found footage movies. We’re drinking a $9.99 bottle of Yellow Tail Merlot in...

Episode 7: “Powered by Mountain Dew” — The Last Broadcast

Moving forward with our Found Footage arc, we get into the movie THE LAST BROADCAST (1998, dir. Stefan Avalos and Lance Weiler). We give some context about why this...

Episode 6: “Go Stand in Your Corner” — The Blair Witch Project

Shanyce and Will are back with an all-new arc: FOUND FOOTAGE! Things get creepy as they find themselves back in the woods with THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT (1999, dir....

Episode 5: “Not Another Teen Movie” — Sleepaway Camp

To conclude our Cabins arc, we go through the cult status movie SLEEPAWAY CAMP (1983, dir. Robert Hiltzik). Over the years, this movie has become a lot more controversial...

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Shanyce Lora

Show Host

Shanyce Lora is a horror movie fanatic. You know the person who always knows too much about the plot of the movie they’re in? That’s her. She is a comic book lover, a gamer and a digital marketing specialist. When she’s not recoding Jump Scare you can find her yelling about Bubbly Slytherin energy on Twitter or obsessing about Westworld on Reddit. She lives on the internet with all the cats.  

Will Redden

Show Host

Will Redden is a Ravenclaw who is psyched that Mischief Management is letting him sit with them. He is passionate about stories and how we tell them. Will lives in Brooklyn with Melissa and their pasta pup, George.

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Welcome to Jump Scare: the podcast that sees it coming! Every Thursday, join hosts Shanyce Lora and Will Redden as they break down a new horror movie with their extensive knowledge of horror history and the fundamentals of filmmaking. Jump Scare loves all horror equally: from Hitchcock thrillers to contemporary folk horror to classic horror reboots, we don’t run from any of them.