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New Year's Day Live Stream Announcement!

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Ring in the new year with Cereal At Midnight! Heath and Bree will be kicking off 2019 with a live stream on New Year's Day! Hope to see you there!

Unboxing A Wunderbar Package!

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In this video, we open a package that was sent to us by community member Just Mason!

Merry Christmas From Cereal At Midnight!

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In this video, we wish you a very Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year, and the best of holiday seasons! Just a reminder that we are so thankful for you. Cereal At Midnight truly would not exist without YOU.

Bumblebee Non-Spoiler Movie Review! (Transformers)

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Cereal At Midnight has your spoiler free movie review of "Bumblebee," the latest film in the Transformers saga! After five entries directed by Michael Bay, this is a fresh start for Hasbro's billion dollar franchise, with some big changes both in front of and behind the camera. But is this the movie old school Transformers fans have been waiting for?

Celebrating the Rankin Bass Christmas Specials!

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When it comes to classic Christmas specials, no single studio is responsible for producing as many hits and beloved classics as Rankin/Bass! From Rudolph to Frosty, Santa to Miser Bros, Arthur Rankin and Jules Bass have put a unique stamp on Christmas tradition that endures to this day. In this video, we take a look at the company's biggest hits and talk about the history of many of these television specials on home video.

5 Favorite Christmas Movies!

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Christmas is just around the corner, and Cereal At Midnight is decking the halls with Five of our holiday favorite movies! Some of these picks are loved by many, but in traditional Heath style, at least one of them might surprise you! What are some of YOUR favorite Christmas movies? Is "Four Christmases" one of them? Shout them out in the comments! Merry Christmas and Happy holidays from Cereal At Midnight!

Spider Man: Into the Spider Verse Review/Discussion (Spoiler-Free)

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has made its theatrical debut and Cereal At Midnight was there! Heath and Bree sit down for a detailed (but spoiler-free) discussion about Peter Parker, Miles Morales, Gwen Stacy, Spider-Man Noir, Spider-Ham, Peni Parker, and SP//dr! This is a bold new cinematic chapter in Spider-Man movie history, and Cereal At Midnight is not short on opinions!

Spinner Rack Bros: Scott Pilgrim vs The World

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Welcome to Spinner Rack Bros, a collaboration between Cereal At Midnight and Comic Book Savant! In this inaugural video, Heath and James take on Edgar Wright's feature film adaptation of Scott Pilgrim VS The World! You can find more episodes of Spinner Rack Bros at ComicBookSavant.com!

Spider-Verse Comics! (Spider-Gwen, Into the Spider-Verse)

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With "Into The Spider-Verse" hitting theaters (emphasis on "hit") worldwide, Spider-Man's multiverse is in the spotlight more than any other time in the history of the character. In this video, we're talking the "Spider-Verse," including the crossover event from Marvel Comics, as well as some of the characters and alternate Spider-characters, such as Spider-Man 2099, Spider-Gwen, and Miles Morales, the Ultimate Spider-Man! Is your Spidey Sense tingling yet?

MVD Rewind Black Friday Movie Haul (MVD Visual)

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Black Friday has come and gone, but we still haven't talked about all the sweet movie pick-ups that we scored! In this video, we're discussing the MVD Visual Black Friday sale and the haul of movies Heath ordered. If you like Jean-Claude Van Damme, roundhouse kicks, Van Damme, wind surfing, Van Damme, scary Bram Stoker stories, Van Damme, mini posters, Van Damme, and Bigfoot/Yeti/Abominable Snowmen, (or just JCVD) then you're gonna love this!

Live Stream 3!

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Just in time for the holiday season of 2018, Heath is joined by Bree (aka Mrs. Midnight) for a fantastic hang out where your questions were answered and we talked about anything and everything!

Mill Creek Retro VHS Slipcover Editions: A Closer Look (Wave 1)

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In this video, we take a closer look at six "retro VHS" slipcover Blu-rays from Mill Creek that have just been released as Walmart exclusives and will soon be available everywhere! The first wave includes Last Action Hero, Who's Harry Crumb, Hardbodies, Silent Rage, Happy Birthday To Me, and Krull! We'll talk about where you can find them, how much they cost, and even discuss the technical specs. For genre movie fans, these old school flashbacks are SWEET!

Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - BBC Blu-ray Review

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The 1981 BBC adaptation of Douglas Adams' science fiction book classic "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" has finally come to Blu-ray and Cereal At Midnight has your review! Don't panic, be sure to grab your towel, and brace yourself for the answer: 42!

Black Friday Movie Haul!

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A full week after all the hullabaloo of Black Friday, most of our online purchases have arrived! This video is all about movies! And not just any movies...CHEAP movies! And strong opinions!

Can't Hardly Wait: 20 Year Reunion Edition

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"Yesterday's history. Tomorrow's the future. Tonight's the party."

Thrift Store 11: On Her Majesty's Thrift Store Service

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After a couple of quiet months, the Thrift Store series is back with one of the biggest, coolest videos so far!

Video Game Talk: Black Friday and Red Dead Redemption 2!

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In this video game collection update, we're talking about some recent pick-ups from Black Friday as well as a follow-up on Red Dead Redemption 2!

Dungeons and Dragons: Art & Arcana - A Visual History REVIEW

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Grab your dice and prepare for an adventure, because we're talking about Dungeons and Dragons! "Art and Arcana: A Visual History" is a groundbreaking new book that looks at the history of D&D through the art that has come to define the tabletop role playing game for 45 years. Authors Michael and Sam Witwer, Kyle Newman, and Jon Peterson have put together an exhaustive and comprehensive look at the history of game and thoroughly researched the phenomenon, using the visuals of the game to illustrate this fascinating story. If you have an appreciation for RPGs, high fantasy, or just great artwork, this book (and video) is for you!

Bubba Ho-Tep and the Cosmic Blood-Suckers #4 Non-Spoiler Review

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At last, the penultimate chapter of Bubba Ho-Tep and the Cosmic Blood-Suckers  has arrived from IDW Publishing! For those just joining us, creator Joe R. Lansdale's fun and irreverent premise blends Elvis, the seventies, and a whole bevy of supernatural forces that would annihilate us all if not for the good work being done by The King and a small band of defenders. The character was introduced in a novella by Lansdale that saw an elderly Elvis (years after faking his death) facing off against evil in the most unlikely of places, and that story was adapted into a feature film in 2002 that was directed by Don Coscarelli and starred Bruce Campbell and Ossie Davis. IDW's 2018 comic dials the clock back some years to the days when Mr. Presley was still taking care of business in a flash. He's a little over the hill, maybe, but he's still got a lot of diesel in the tank.

Horror Contest Winners!

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Happy Black Friday! In this video, the winners of the Horror Blu-ray contest are announced. Thanks to all who entered, and to all those who didn't, there will be lots of chances to win in the future!

Robin Hood: A Cereal At Midnight Celebration!

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There are very few stories or characters that have been with us for as long as Robin Hood and his men. In this video, Cereal At Midnight takes a look at the cinematic history of the legend and the many film and television adaptations of the timeless tale!

What's Going On With Mego?!

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The Mego saga continues! Weeks after the launch of Wave 2, many fans seem to be having an even harder time trying to find the new figures in their local Target stores and on Target.com than they did with Wave 1! Is there hope on the horizon? In this video, we tackle some tough questions.

"She-Ra and the Princess of Power" On Netflix: First Impressions

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She-Ra and the Princess of Power has finally come to Netflix via a reboot/re-imagining of the classic 80s cartoon spearheaded by Dreamworks! How does the new show stack up against the Filmation classic? Does the new series pay respect to its roots and blaze new territory? One thing is for sure: She-Ra is back!

Kino Lorber Studio Classics October Sale Haul!

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It's time for another haul video! This time, we're digging into our pick-ups from the recent Kino Lorber Studio Classics October sale! Keep your eyes peeled to KLStudioclassics.com and follow @CerealMidnight on Twitter to make sure you never miss one of these fantastic sales events!

Horror Blu-ray Contest!

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It's the first ever contest from Cereal At Midnight! We recently received the October Blu-ray shipment from HorrorPack.com and we're passing those movies on to you. There are four movies and four chances to win! Check out the video for all the details!

Thank You, Stan Lee

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On November 12, 2018, we lost one of the all-time greats. Stan Lee, the Marvel Comics icon and legend, has passed away and this video is a thank you and an excelsior to the man, his legacy, and the imagination and wonder that he brought to so many of us. #ThankYouStanLee

My Wrestling DVD and Blu-ray Collection

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Ring the bell, because we're talking 'rasslin! In this video, Heath shows his complete wrestling DVD collection! WWE, WWF, WCW, AWA, WCCW, Mid-South, New Japan, and more, this is the video that many of you have asked for. And to top it all off, you'll see parts of the collection room that have never before been seen on camera! Snap into a Slim Jim and make yourself comfortable, because this is video is all about collecting pro wrestling DVDs!

HorrorPack Blu-ray Subscription Unboxing!

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HorrorPack is a monthly horror movie subscription service that sends a shipment of four chiller films to your door every single month. Thanks to HorrorPack.com for sending this October Blu-ray box to Cereal At Midnight so that we could open it on camera and show it to YOU.

Atari Flashback 9: Pros and Cons

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Let's go RETRO! The Atari Flashback 9 is now popping up in stores and this new plug and play emulation machine offers some improvements over previous models as well as some setbacks. But with developer AtGames under fire from both companies and consumers alike, is it worth a purchase? The answer might surprise you.

Abominable (2006) and Why This Bigfoot Film Matters to You by Joshua Jabcuga

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What strange times we live in. With streaming services like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and Shudder, one would think for the price of several monthly subscriptions, film lovers would have access to a vast virtual library of movies. Most of the services are not curated, and users are often faced with the dilemma of scrolling through titles for hours on end, like a compass needle spinning aimlessly. Many of the digital subscription services are focused on creating their own content. Their logic (and business strategy): why pay a studio to license a film library when you can produce your own content and maintain the rights in perpetuity? That’s a problem if you’re a fan of older movies or low budget films that didn’t make a profit. Netflix isn’t keen on stocking their “virtual video store” with these titles. There’s really no depth or breadth. And you’re expecting 24/7/365 access to those movies you “own” with your monthly membership? Sorry, pal. 

Massive Mill Creek DVD / Blu-ray Collection Update!

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In this MASSIVE DVD and Blu-ray collection update video, it's all about Mill Creek Entertainment! From some new releases to the VHS slipcover trend to an underrated Chuck Norris flick, and finally to one of the biggest box sets you've ever seen, Mill Creek is a true friend to the genre movie fan!

The Cereal At Midnight Halloween Special (About Halloween Specials)!

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It's the Cereal At Midnight Halloween Special...about Halloween Specials! In this video that only comes once a year (like the Great Pumpkin), we take a look at five Halloween TV programs and one honorable mention! These TV specials run the gamut from popular to obscure, and you might be surprised what does (and doesn't) show up! From Cereal At Midnight to you, have a HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Icons of Horror: Universal Monsters

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When it comes to the icons of horror, none are more famous than the Universal Monsters! Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, The Invisible Man, The Phantom of the Opera, and The Creature From the Black Lagoon are the most recognized monsters ever to grace the silver screen. In this video, we'll talk about what makes them special and why they've endured for nearly a century.

The Invisible Man Returns (1940)

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The first sequel to 1933's groundbreaking special effects horror smash The Invisible Man didn't arrive until 1940, a full seven years after the movie that precedes it. Things had changed so much in movie making that The Invisible Man Returns  feels like it comes from an entirely different era of film; yet, a quick review of the facts shows that Universal never stopped creating horror films, and the seven years that span between The Invisible Man and The Invisible Man Returns  are filled with some true classics. So why does The Invisible Man Returns feel so different?

The Spook Lounge Vol. 1 - Happy Halloween!

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Welcome, foolish mortal, to the SPOOK LOUNGE...13 hair-raising tracks of the creepiest, ghouliest, grooviest music for your Halloween fright delight... 

Icons of Horror: Godzilla

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In this "Icons of Horror" video, we're talking about the Big G himself, Godzilla! We'll discuss the horrific origins of Godzilla, what the monster represents to the people of Tokyo, and why American attempts at capturing what makes Godzilla unique have all had varying degrees of success. We'll also talk about every single film in the history of the Toho film icon!

Welcome To My Alice Cooper CD Collection

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There are very few rock acts that lend themselves as much to Halloween as Alice Cooper, and this video is all about The Coop! I show my entire Alice Cooper CD collection, including the box set "The Studio Albums: 1969-1983." If you're a fan of classic Cooper, from "Welcome To My Nightmare" to "Billion Dollar Babies" to "DaDa" (plus a few surprises along the way), then this video is for you!

The Invisible Man (1933)

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I recently had the great pleasure of picking up Universal's newly-released The Invisible Man Legacy Collection , which contains all six films from the classic horror series. As I've been making my way through the set, it occurs to me that I've been unfair to this particular franchise; I have relegated the character of The Invisible Man to second-string status, not of the same pedigree as the titans of horror, particularly Bela Lugosi's Dracula, Boris Karloff's Frankenstein, and Lon Chaney Jr.'s Wolf Man. In all honesty, I'm still struggling with whether or not The Invisible Man, The Creature From The Black Lagoon, and The Mummy exist on a lower level than their iconic brethren, but I will also admit that I think I've misjudged The Invisible Man, particularly the first film in the series from 1933. It's time for a Cereal At Midnight review!

Family Friendly Scary Movies - My Family's Favorite Halloween Horror

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With Halloween just around the corner, we're taking a look at the family-friendly scary movies that aren't just for fun the adults, but for the kids too!

Icons of Horror: Vincent Price

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For our second foray into the icons of horror, we're talking about a man whose career has become practically synonymous with horror. Of course, it's Vincent Price, a man with a style all his own and a resume that consists of some of the most classic genre films ever. With a career that spans both legitimate studio classics as well as low budget B-movie fare, Vincent Price (Vinnie P. to us) was a master who is most definitely deserving of "icon" status. Be a part of the community! Like, subscribe, and comment so that your voice is heard. Cereal At Midnight would not exist without YOU! Website: CerealAtMidnight.com E-Mail: CerealMidnight@gmail.com Twitter: @CerealMidnight Instagram: CerealMidnight

Swamp Thing Halloween Horror Special (100 Page Giant) DC Comics

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In this video, we check out the first ever Swamp Thing Halloween Horror 100 Page Giant from DC Comics! This Walmart exclusive comic book is an anthology of reprinted material and a brand new 12-page Swamp Thing story by Brian Azzarello and Greg Capullo. We'll put the issue under the microscope and have some Halloween fun!

Disney Movie Club Exclusive Blu-ray Haul!

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One of the coolest things about the Disney Movie Club is having access to tons of club-exclusive DVDs and Blu-rays that aren't available at retail stores and can ONLY be purchased from the DMC!  In this video, we'll talk about the club and I'll show the exclusive movies from my most recent haul!

Halloween Flashback: October 2013

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Icons of Horror: Slashers

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In this video, the first of a series about the icons of horror, we'll be talking about slashers! Characters like Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers, Freddy Krueger, and Chucky are household names and true slasher icons. We'll be taking a look at their films, as well as a few surprises as we talk about the titans of slasher horror.

Terror At Tenkiller and The Last Slumber Party (Scream Theater Vol. 2)

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Of all the subgenres of horror, slasher films are one of my absolute favorites. In the past,  I've tried to put my finger on why exactly this is, and I think I've decided it's because the slasher film was the flavor du jour of my childhood. Video stores were hungry for content and slashers were easy to produce. You could take a skeleton crew out into the woods or a campground with very little money (slashers usually don't require any fancy special effects) and make a serviceable horror movie in no time flat. That's why slasher films seem to have the worst reputation in all horror; they're cheap, usually require very little imagination, and were a dime a dozen in the 1980s.

Limited Edition Chocolate Twinkies with SCREAM Filling From Hostess

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It's time for another October treat taste test as we check out the new LIMITED EDITION Chocolate Cake Twinkies from Hostess! Does life taste better on the dark side? Is it acceptable to hand out snack cakes like candy to trick or treaters during Halloween? Should a grown man ever dress up as Twinkie the Kid? All of these questions--and more--will be answered!

Kurt Russell and the Phoenix Lights: A UFO Story

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The Phoenix Lights incident is one of the most famous UFO sightings of the modern era, but recently a new detail was discovered: the actor Kurt Russell has a story to tell about the phenomenon, and that's where the mystery gets even more interesting.

Buffalo Girls (1995)

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From the writer of Lonesome Dove  comes the story of Calamity Jane and personalities who shaped the changing west.

Huge Collection Update! Movies, Music, and Books!

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It's time for a collection update! After a lull, things have been pouring into the C@M studios! Tons of movies on DVD and Blu-ray, music CDs, and books have recently been added to the Cereal At Midnight collection and it's time to show them off!

Bubba Ho-Tep And the Cosmic Blood-Suckers from IDW Comics (Lansdale, Jabcuga, Galusha)

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IDW Comics is currently publishing a super-cool prequel comic to Don Coscarelli's cult film Bubba Ho-Tep (which starred Ash himself, Bruce Campbell, as well as Ossie Davis), and it's pretty far out, mama! Written by Josh Jabcuga, art by Tadd Galusha, and adapted from Joe R. Lansdale's original novel, Bubba Ho-tep faces off against a cosmic threat with the entire world at stake! Tune in to hear what Cereal At Midnight thinks about the title and weigh in with your own thoughts! Be a part of the community! Like, subscribe, and comment so that your voice is heard. Cereal At Midnight would not exist without YOU! Website: CerealAtMidnight.com E-Mail: CerealMidnight@gmail.com Twitter: @CerealMidnight Instagram: CerealMidnight

UNSEEN HORROR! (New-To-Me Horror Movies)

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As we kick off October and the Halloween season, I show you guys a bunch of horror movies that I've never seen before and will be watching this month. What are you going to be watching this scary movie season? Shout it out in the comments below!

Live Stream 002!

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Check out the second Cereal At Midnight Live Stream! It's all about YOU!

Live Stream Announcement!

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Live Stream #2 will be held on Sunday, September 30 at 2 p.m. central time. Hope you can make it!

Fraggle Rock: The Complete Series Blu-ray Unboxing

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The wait is over and we can dance our cares away with the arrival of Fraggle Rock: The Complete Series on Blu-ray! In this unboxing video, we'll take a look at the specs and crack open the "scrapbook edition" packaging to see what's inside. For Jim Henson and Muppets fans, this is a great day as we celebrate the 35th Anniversary of a landmark show on home media!

Thrift Store 10: The Thrift Knight Rises

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Thrift Store 10 is here and it's a doozy! After a few weeks of nothing, the bargains are back and better than ever! Plus, there's a SONG!

Reese's Puffs Peanut Butter Bats Cereal Review (Halloween)

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Limited Release cereals become more popular every single year, and this fall has brought a whole new array of cereal special editions. Up for review in this video is Reese's Puffs Peanut Butter Bats from General Mills! Are these Halloween-themed bats tricks or treats? Check out the video to find out!

Hornet's Nest (1970)

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If you're looking for an unconventional World War II film, 1970's Hornet's Nest  offers a powerful break from tradition. 

Dean Martin Variety Show Extravaganza!

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Cereal At Midnight goes all in on the Dean Martin Variety Show! From 1965 to 1974,  Dean Martin, aka "The King of Cool," hosted a weekly variety show that was many things: wacky, provocative, topical, and always entertaining. In this video, we'll talk about the show itself as well as the challenges of collecting the many DVDs that have been released over the years! We'll also try to embody just a little bit of the fun and irreverent spirit that made Dean Martin's show so wonderful.

Erik Larsen Spider-Man Omnibus Review (w/ David Michelinie)

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Let's dive into the Erik Larsen/David Michelinie Spider-Man omnibus! Whether you love '90s comics or hate  them, it's hard not to have an opinion about them, and these issues of Amazing Spider-Man are a prime example of everything that made that era for comics so controversial. Right after the final issue in this omnibus, Larsen would go on to create and publish his own creation, Savage Dragon, for Image Comics, becoming a household name and an entrepreneur! But his rise to comic book artist super-stardom all began here in the pages of Spidey for Marvel Comics! From Venom to Doctor Doom to the Sinister Six, Erik Larsen drew (and later wrote) one of the defining runs for the character. Of course, the art wouldn't mean anything without fantastic script work from David Michelinie, one of the great comic book creators. We'll discuss that and more in this video review of the Amazing Spider-Man omnibus of Erik Larsen!

Mego Wave 2 : The Quest Begins! (Target Exclusive Figures)

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With Wave 1 of Mego's Target Exclusive launch now widely available in most (but not all) Target stores, we set our sights on Wave 2! Reports are coming in from all over America that Wave 2 is hitting the pegs earlier than scheduled, with the online launch still weeks away. Join Cereal At Midnight in the hunt for the second wave, which promises to bring new franchises into this plastic galaxy, including Bewitched and KISS! The quest begins!

Review: Zombie 3 and Zombie 4: After Death From Severin Films

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If you've been following along with the Cereal At Midnight YouTube channel, you're aware of the twisted saga of how I finally came to acquire these movies, as well as the kindness of Severin Films for sending them to me. But how are the movies themselves? Let's dig in!

Hammer Time: Hammer Horror Ultimate Collection DVD Box Set!

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Stop! It's Hammer Time at Cereal At Midnight! In this loopy, goofy, off-the-rails video, your humble host shows off his latest acquisition, the Hammer Horror Ultimate Collection DVD box set, which includes 21 discs of prime Hammer goodness straight from the UK! We'll talk about Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, pagan queens and invading Romans, gothic shadows and foes from beyond the grave! You guys have asked for more horror videos, so this one's for you!

Mystery Box Of Comics From The Comic Book Savant

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The Comic Book Savant sent us a package of funny books, and we have no idea what's inside! Tune in to see what the comics are and if your humble host has ever heard of them! There will be impressions done poorly, references to comic book creators who may not be working in the business anymore, and lots of facial expressions your dad makes when he's confused.

Thank You, Severin Films

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This video is a "thank you" to Severin Films. After seeing the "Scammed" video on this channel, Severin contacted Cereal At Midnight, and this is the result. If horror movies are your thing, this video speaks volumes about the company, their integrity, and their customer service and appreciation.

Rock Spotlight: IN/VERTIGO!

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In/Vertigo is a band you need to know! Though they only formed in 2017, their star is on the rise because their music takes no prisoners and their musicianship is top notch! Check out their video for their lead single "Bad Enemy" and crank up the volume knob! Here's all the links you need to stay in the loop, and don't forget to tell them that Cereal At Midnight sent you!

Kino Lorber Studio Classics Sale Haul!

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It's HAUL TIME! Specifically, it's a Kino Lorber Studio Classics HAUL from their recent August sale! If you aren't following Kino Lorber or their "Studio Classics" line, you might be missing out on some of the coolest movies ever to hit disc. In this video, we'll show off the movies and you'll learn how you can stay up to date on future sales so that YOU can grab movies for as much as 70 percent off the retail price!

Journey to the Seventh Planet (1962)

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This 1962 science fiction film from American International Pictures balances some big ideas with a small budget to challenge our perception of reality.

Thrift Store 9: Birthday Bash!

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In the ninth installment of the prestigious Thrift Store series, I celebrate my birthday by visiting three thrift stores in a row. This is the biggest, longest thrift store video yet!

K99.ROCKS Launch Party At Seasick Records (vinyl and classic album rock radio)

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Cereal At Midnight is on location to cover the launch of K99 at  Seasick Records in Birmingham, Alabama! In case you haven't heard, K99 is a new internet radio station (www.K99.Rocks) that plays classic album rock that you won't hear on any of the terrestrial, corporate-owned radio stations. In the late '70s and earlyl '80s, K99 FM was one of the top ten radio stations in the country, according to a Rolling Stone poll, but they went radio silent in 1982. But now K99 is back, and this time they're global! That means you can listen no matter where you are in the world! Check out the video for all the details and be sure to visit K99 on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/fansofK99/?ref=br_rs Also a huge shout out to Seasick Records, the premiere record store of Birmingham, Alabama, for allowing Cereal At Midnight's cameras and also for hosting the event. If you're ever in their neck of the woods, give Seasick Records a visit! And when you do, be sure to t

Live Stream 001: Q & A!

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It's the first ever live stream from Cereal At Midnight! We talk about movies, music, comics, toys, and tons of other stuff with a few unbelievable surprises.

Comic Book Spotlight: "Atari Force"

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In this video, we shine a spotlight on the DC Comics series Atari Force, which ran from 1984-1986. Over the course of 20 issues, the comic book told the story of a ragtag group of survivors who found themselves united under a common cause. Aboard their ship, Scanner One, the Atari Force worked to defeat the Dark Destroyer, a shadowy figure bent on destruction. With such famous creative talent as Gerry Conway, Jose Luis Garcia Lopez, Mike Baron, and Eduardo Barreto, Atari Force was a completely standalone title that featured some of comics' biggest talents. For fans of late seventies and early eighties sci-fi/space opera fare such as Star Wars, Flash Gordon, Buck Rogers, and Battlestar Galactica.

How I Clean Thrift Store Movies, CDs, and Records (Used Physical Media)

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So you've found a bunch of cool stuff at the thrift store, right? Hooray! But finding cool movies, music, and books at local charity shops is only half of the battle. All that stuff is most likely absolutely filthy and could potentially have been donated by someone who had that virus from 28 Days Later! But it's too late! You've handled the goods and now you've exposed your immune system to a mutant strain of some funky disease that has kickstarted the zombie apocalypse! But you can stop that scenario from happening, friends. That's right: by cleaning your thrift store media, you can and will prevent the zombie apocalypse! In this video, we'll go over cleaning books, DVDs, CDs, and even record albums...the old round discs just like grandpa used to play whenever he got that far away look in his eye! This video comes via request from YOU GUYS, so thanks for the video suggestion, and good luck gettin' your thrift on!

Scammed At Walmart With Severin Horror Blu-Rays! (Fake, Bootleg)

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Woe to ye, Walmart shopper and movie collector! In this video, you'll hear the cautionary tale of movies sold at the big blue store that aren't everything they appear to be! For fans of horror movies (and horror stories), fans of Severin Films, and Italian director Lucio Fulci. Got a cautionary physical media tale of your own? Be a part of the community! Like, subscribe, and comment so that your voice is heard. Cereal At Midnight would not exist without YOU! CerealAtMidnight.com @CerealMidnight on Twitter CerealMidnight on Instagram

Channel Chat: Live Stream Announcement And More!

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In this channel update, we have some big things on the horizon! We discuss live streams, subscriber milestones, and a peek behind the scenes for aspiring YouTubers! What's coming up couldn't exist without YOU.

Space Lounge Vol. 4

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Howdy, cats and kittens, and welcome once again to The Space Lounge! This is your one stop shop for all the coolest in retro tunes that you simply cannot hear on the radio. Strap in, because the needle is about to drop and this party is about to rock!

Opening A Package From MEGO HQ! Plus, Wave 2 and 3 News!

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In this video, we open a package that was sent to us by a group that has partnered with Mego and is one of the key players in the current Target Exclusive line of figures! Plus, we have an update on the current line, as well as when we can expect future waves! If you've been following the current Mego situation, you won't want to miss this video.

Thrift Store 8: A Good Day to Thrift Hard

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Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in! Who cares if kids are back in school and thrift stores aren't quite as full of great stuff as they were a month or two ago? There's still movie, music, and video game bargains to be found, especially if you thrift hard!

Vinyl Hunting At A Record Show! (ARCA 2018)

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Let's hop in the Trans Am and cruise the record show for some vinyl! In this video, we attend the South's largest regional recording collecting show (ARCA) in search of LPs and 45 rpm awesomeness! Also in this video, we open a SEALED album from 1969!

Collection Spotlight: 80s Cartoons on DVD and Blu-ray! (1980s)

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This is it! By popular demand, here is a collection spotlight on every 1980s cartoon series in the Cereal At Midnight collection. From DVD to Blu-ray, all the classics from robots in disguise to anthropomorphic animals with swords and attitude, it's all in this video! Got a suggestion for a future collection spotlight video? Shout it out in the comments below!

Thrift Store 7: The Search For Schlock

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In this week's thrift store video, it's slim pickings! In our never ending quest for movies, music, and video games at the thrift stores and charity shops of the world, we end up with the smallest haul in a long time, but still come out with some great stuff!

HUGE Comic Book Collection Update (Omnibus, Epic)

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It's time for a massive comic book collection update in the form of omnibuses, epic collections, and trade paperbacks from both Marvel and DC. This is a big one!

"Batman Dance Party" by Monster Truck Ninja

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Props to the folks over at MonsterTruckNinja.com for making such an awesome video that captures Batman from every era in a fun (and ultimately gruesome) way. This is an advertising and promotional company that I'll be watching out for in the future. This is how you make a splash!

Primal Scream aka Hellfire (1987)

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"An extra-terrestrial energy source....a deadly cover up...the future of mankind hangs in the balance."

Collection Spotlight: The Beatles on DVD & Blu-ray (Movies and MORE)

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In this debut collection spotlight, we're digging into The Beatles on DVD and Blu-ray! In addition to their movies, we'll also take a look at other odds and ends that have made their way to disc over the years, including concerts, documentaries, and the occasional lampoon. If you're a Beatles fan (and who isn't?), this video should be right up your Penny Lane! Along the way, you'll be treated to esoteric knowledge, easter eggs, and impressions done poorly!

The Death of Superman Animated Movie Review (DC Universe)

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With 2018's The Death of Superman film, Warner Brothers animation attempts to right some past wrongs caused by the first attempt at adapting this story with 2007's Superman: Doomsday. So is the second time the charm, or is this movie dead on arrival? Be a part of the community! Like, subscribe, and comment so that your voice is heard. Cereal At Midnight would not exist without YOU! CerealAtMidnight.com @CerealMidnight on Twitter CerealMidnight on Instagram

Thrift Store 6: The Next Generation (Movie Hunting)

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In the sixth installment of the Thrift Store series, we go looking for movies, music, action figures, books, and whatever else we can find. This time Heath is joined by a guest making her on-camera debut!

Don't Kill It (2016)

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Dolph Lundgren: demon hunter!

Mego At Target: It's Not Over Yet!

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Just days after the disappointing launch of Marty Abrams' Mego figures at Target stores, there is new information that should give toy collectors and fans some hope. Figures are showing up in stores that didn't have them at launch, and the promise of continued supply to those stores means that everyone should have a chance to join in the fun. Check out the video for more details, including footage of the entire Wave 1 assortment!

Music Talk: What I'm Listening To

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It's been a while since we had a conversation about music, so this video is all about everything I've been putting in my ear holes! From some classic soul to power pop, to new wave and a new project that's influenced by classic Europop, this video is all about great music.

Hardware to Halo - After The War Is Won

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Classic Europop with an American accent.

Way Off Target: Target's Disappointing MEGO Launch

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On July 29th, 2018, Marty Abrams' legendary toy line MEGO returned to the market for the first time in decades. At least, that was the plan. Partnering with the retail giant Target, MEGO was set to launch exclusive figures in stores and online just days after a panel at San Diego Comic Con International. The hype among fans was huge. The anticipation was even bigger. However, when launch day arrived, most fans couldn't find the figures in their local Target stores. Frustrated and disappointed toy enthusiasts took to social media to vent their frustration. A small selection of figures are available online at Target.com, but is the damage done?

Thrift Store 5: Movies, Music and Books (Physical Media Trifecta!)

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It's Wednesday, which means it's time for another trip to the thrift store! And this time, we scored big with a killer combo of movies, music, AND books. It's everything a physical media fan loves! There's lots of genre stuff in this video.

Opening Looney Tunes Blind Box Mystery Mini Figures From Funko (Target Exclusive)

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In this video, we roll the dice with some blind box mystery mini figures from Funko! We got our hands on four Looney Tunes and Warner Brothers animated cartoon character mini figs and decided to open them on camera. The results are...well, let's just say they're "interesting!"

Movie Reviews: Ready Player One, Supergirl, and Don't You Forget About Me

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In this video, we dig into the movie collection to talk about two new releases and one catalog title! Supergirl was just released on Blu-ray from Warner Archive and contains the fan-favorite "International Cut" on Blu-ray as well as an even longer "Director's Cut" in standard definition on a second disc, which is a DVD. Ready Player One was also just released and is an ode to the pop culture of the late seventies and all of the eighties, but we're struggling with how we feel about it. Finally, we dig into a documentary about the films of John Hughes called "Don't You Forget About Me."

Thrift Store Score: Rare and Out of Print Movies (OOP)

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It's another thrift store video as we actually score some rare and out of print movies on DVD and Blu-ray!

Let's Talk About WB's "DC Universe" Streaming Service

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With San Diego Comic Con 2018 in the history books, we now have tons of new information about Warner Brothers' upcoming streaming "hub" for DC Entertainment: "DC Universe" will be a centralized online service offering access to comics, movies, and television shows both old and new. In this video, we break down the news, look at the facts, talk about the "Titans" trailer, and share our honest opinion of what we know so far.   Be a part of the community! Like, subscribe, and comment so that your voice is heard. Cereal At Midnight would not exist without YOU! CerealAtMidnight.com @CerealMidnight on Twitter CerealMidnight on Instagram

Channel Chat: What I'm Watching, Summer Slowdown, Monetization, and More

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In this channel update video, we discuss what's going on right now! From summer slowdown to live streaming, to monetizing the channel and possibly opening a store for movies, this episode is not just an update on what's going on; it's also about putting the spotlight on YOU and giving you the opportunity to make your voice heard.

Big Lots "Friends and Family" Bargain Blu-rays and DVDs

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It's "Friends and Family" time at Big Lots as we go movie bargain hunting! This haul resulted in some great stuff, including a steelbook and some Mill Creek TV seasons. You never know what you might find!

Atlanta Comic Con Convention Report and Haul

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Imaginarium's very first Atlanta Comic Con was held at the Georgia World Congress Center from July 13-15 and Cereal At Midnight was there! In this con report, we'll discuss the venue, the guests, and the exhibit hall, as well as what worked and what might need some improvement. We end the video with a brief rundown of the comics and merch that we picked up while at the show.

Original Post Honeycomb Cereal is Back! (Honey Comb)

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After much protest and debate, Post has returned the original Honeycomb cereal to store shelves! We put the new (old?) cereal to a taste test and see how it holds up against not only the previous version of the cereal, but against our childhood memories!

Thrift Store Movie Hunting!

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You are cordially invited to another thrift store movie hunt! The charity shop in this video is one that I'd never been to before and is pretty new to the area. Let's check it out together and see what we find!

Pints and Pixels: "Barcade" Spotlight (Restaurant, Bar, & Arcade)

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Here's a spotlight on Pints & Pixels, a sweet restaurant/arcade/bar in the Huntsville, Alabama area that's representative of the cool "Barcade" movement sweeping the country. Just a few years ago, arcades were basically all but dead. Now, by mixing arcade games with food and drinks, all those old arcade cabinets and pinball machines are finding new life and becoming a destination once more. Got a barcade or an arcade you want to shout out? Spread the word in the comments below!

Walt Disney World Trip Report!

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We went to Walt Disney World! In this video, you'll hear all about our trip, from arrival to departure, and maybe pick up a few cool tips and tricks along the way! This video is about everything Disney World, from the resorts to the Magic Kingdom park to the restaurants to Disney Springs!

Finally! The NES Classic Edition Is Back! (Nintendo Mini)

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After disappearing from store shelves for over a year, the NES Classic Edition has returned! The last time the system was available, it was massively under-produced and lots of fans were disappointed. This is the story of how I *finally* found the Nintendo Mini, and how it was STILL a close call!

REVIEW: 100 Page Giant DC Comics from Walmart!

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When it was announced that DC Comics and Walmart had partnered for an upcoming line of monthly 100 page GIANT comics, Cereal At Midnight was on top of the news! Now we have all four #1 issues and are pleased to present you with a video review of the comics, discuss how easy or difficult they are to find, and what you can expect from each issue. With new stories featuring Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Teen Titans, Green Lantern, and Harley Quinn, these comics represent an ambitious attempt to capture new readers via the biggest retail store in the world. Check out the video to see the books!

Top 5 Underrated Michael Jackson Songs!

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Michael Jackson is the King of Pop, but not every song that he released has gotten as much appreciation as it deserved! This is a Cereal At Midnight Top 5 list of Underrated Michael Jackson songs that we think deserve a second listen...and then a third! Each of these tracks spans the period from "Off The Wall" (1979) to "Bad" (1987) and comes from his most prolific and iconic years. I hope you have as much fun watching this as I had making it!

Thrift Store 2: Movie Boogaloo! / DVD, Blu-ray and CD Hunting