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Mike’s Review: Dr. Butcher, M.D./Zombie Holocaust/Island of the Last Zombies/Zombi 3/Queen of the Cannibals (1982)

★★ out of ★★★★★
Ok, I gotta get something off my chest.  I saw the trailer for this beauty back in 1985 and was so horrified by its content I could have sworn that I’d seen the whole film — front to back.  This was some seriously dense scar tissue built up over the years.  But alas, I’d never seen this flic.  That was, until a couple weeks ago. 

The Scariest Things Podcast — Episode X: Our Favorite Kid Themed Horror Movies

It’s The Scariest Things TENTH show!  So hard to believe we’ve made it this far. This episode our focus is on horror movies involving kids. And no, we’re not talking about Horror Movies FOR Kids… that may need to be a future Podcast.  Fear of kids. Fear for kids. Fear of parenting.  Face it, there are few things in this world as scary as kids!  Particularly if they have wet hair, and are really really pale. AIIIEEEEE! Children!  When the danger comes from the smallest and most innocent of us, it packs that much more shock value. And, nothing taps into your alligator brain like the fear of losing a child.  Hooray Horror!