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The Final Girl on 6th Ave

The Final Girl on 6th Ave is a weekly podcast where host Carolyn Smith-Hillmer reviews elevated horror movies in a non-pretentious way.

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Episode 16

November 09, 2022

Top 100 Movies Part 1

She is baaaaaack. And better than ever. 6th Ave wasn't ready for her reappearance.  Listen in as I start my countdown for my top 100 horror movies. My top 100 includes all horror - body, elevated, psychological, etc. Play along and let me know how my top 100 compares to yours.  This episode features discussions regarding movies 100 to 88.    SOURCES Unsane: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7153766/ The Human Centipede: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1467304/ The Grudge: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0391198/ An American Werewolf in London: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0082010/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_American_Werewolf_in_London  The Hitcher: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0091209/,  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hitcher_(1986_film)#Plot  Fatal Attraction: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093010/ Cape Fear: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0101540/ House on Haunted Hill: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0185371/ Requiem for a Dream: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0180093/ The Purge: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2184339/ The Babadook: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2321549/ The Lobster: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3464902/ We Need to Talk About Kevin: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1242460/ ...



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Episode 15

September 20, 2022

DRAMA: Raw (2016)

Word to the wise: eat BEFORE watching, not after.   SOURCES: IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4954522/ Alfred.Edu Study: https://www.alfred.edu/about/news/studies/_docs/hazing-study.pdf Bullying in Medicine: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bullying_in_medicine ...



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Episode 14

September 13, 2022

PSYCHOLOGICAL: The House That Jack Built (2018) Part 2

Jack finally finishes building his house and hits the road to never come back.   SOURCES:  HistoryLists https://historylists.org/art/9-circles-of-hell-dantes-inferno.html  ...



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Episode 13

August 30, 2022

PSYCHOLOGICAL: The House That Jack Built (2018) Part 1

What is the first material that comes to mind when you think about building a house? I bet Jack's materials are better...    IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4003440/  ...



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Episode 12

August 23, 2022

THRILLER: It Follows (2014)

This movie takes stalking to a whole new level.   SOURCES: IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3235888/ Urban Legends Article: https://dailygeekette.wordpress.com/2015/03/27/urban-legends-exploring-the-meaning-behind-it-follows/ Virtual Borderland: https://virtualborderland.wordpress.com/2017/01/07/it-follows-2014/ Lazarus: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazarus_of_Bethany   ...



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Episode 11

August 17, 2022

SHORTS: The Strange Thing About the Johnsons (2011) and Munchausen (2013)

And you thought Midsommar and Hereditary were Ari Arister’s best? Call me after you watch these two. See where the man, the myth, the legend got started scaring the daylights out of the world.   SOURCES: The Strange Thing About the Johnsons IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1772398/ Movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQobOSv2kzM   Munchausen IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2460640/  Movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9Rxu5uW41Q  MedLine: https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001555.htm  ...