Movies on Crack! David Cronenberg’s SHIVERS with Special Guest William Scurry – Podcast, Clips and Trailers

On this very first episode of our special series MOVIES ON CRACK We welcome podcaster, writer, movie genius, borderline-nihilist, provocateur and maker of memes to talk about Cronenberg’s 1975 film SHIVERS.

Listen to the podcast for all the intelligence we could muster for this totally bonkers, super-fun, and in some ways, groundbreaking film from the king of body-horror.

Bellow are clips, trailers, docs and other tidbits for your enjoyment.

Dan Pullen and Bradley Kornish have both officially agreed that mr. Willian Scurry is an exceptionally nice gentleman and one of our favorite guests ever on Four Brains. Watch the film, Listen to the show, then follow Mr. Scurry on Twitter and listen to his fine podcast, you will be glad you did.


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David Cronenberg

Cinematography by

Robert Saad

Film Editing by

Patrick Dodd

Art Direction by

Erla Gliserman  


Music Department

Ivan Reitman music supervisor


Cast (in credits order) verified as complete

Paul Hampton Paul Hampton Roger St. Luc
Joe Silver Joe Silver Rollo Linsky
Lynn Lowry Lynn Lowry Nurse Forsythe
Allan Kolman Allan Kolman Nicholas Tudor (as Alan Migicovsky)
Susan Petrie Susan Petrie Janine Tudor
Barbara Steele Barbara Steele Betts
Ronald Mlodzik Ronald Mlodzik Merrick
Barry Baldaro Barry Baldaro Detective Heller (as Barry Boldero)
Camil Ducharme Camil Ducharme Mr. Guilbault (as Camille Ducharme)
Hanna Poznanska Hanna Poznanska Mrs. Guilbault (as Hanka Posnanska)
Wally Martin Wally Martin Doorman
Vlasta Vrana Vlasta Vrana Kresimer Sviben
Silvie Debois Silvie Debois Benda Sviben
Charles Perley Charles Perley Delivery Boy
Al Rochman Al Rochman Parkins
Julie Wildman Julie Wildman Miss Lewis
Arthur Grosser Arthur Grosser Mr. Wolfe
Edith Johnson Edith Johnson Olive
Dorothy Davis Dorothy Davis Vi
Joy Coghill Joy Coghill Mona Wheatley
Joan Blackman Joan Blackman Elevator Mother
Kirsten Bishop Kirsten Bishop Elevator Daughter (as Kirsten Bishopric)
Fred Doederlein Fred Doederlein Emil Hobbes
Sonny Forbes Sonny Forbes Garbage Room Man
Nora Johnson Nora Johnson Laundry Woman
Cathy Graham Cathy Graham Annabelle
Robert Brennen Robert Brennen Boy
Felicia Shulman Felicia Shulman Girl
Roy Wittan Roy Wittan Bearded Man (as Roy Whittan)
Denis Payne Denis Payne First Elevator Man
Kevin Fenlow Kevin Fenlow Second Elevator Man
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Cronenberg David Cronenberg Infected Crowd Member / Stabbed Shoulder (uncredited)