Eps 111 – Mad Max: Fury Road – Horror News Radio

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Despite amounting to little more than an extended chase scene, George Miller’s MAD MAX: FURY ROAD offers a complex and engaging fully realized apocalyptic world full of imagination and insanity. From Max to Furiosa to Immortan Joe to Nux, the visuals are incredible and the action is something that has never been seen before. “What A Day! What A Lovely Day!”

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about Fear the Walking Dead, Twin Peaks and Scream Queens. Guest-host director Christopher G. Moore shares his adventures at the Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival in Charleston, South …

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Eps 110 – Maggie – Horror News Radio

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Henry Hobson directs Arnold Schwarzenegger and Abigail Breslin in the slow burn zombie drama MAGGIE dividing the Grue-crew between enjoying the film and being bored to tears. Justin Bensonand  and Aaron Moorhead’s SPRING succeeds far better with a romantic journey into creature feature, tentacle-filled mayhem. The insanity of Summer blockbusters takes a quick break this week for some quieter horror exploration.

Doc dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about a possible return of Dr. Anton Phibes in FOREVER PHIBES, James Caan stepping back into horror with THE WAITING and Jason Voorhees slicing and dicing through MORTAL KOMBAT. Also, Joseph Perry joins …

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Eps 109 – Avengers: Age of Ultron – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - May 07, 2015
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The Black Saint’s most anticipated film of 2015 is here, AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON. Director Christopher G. Moore joins the Grue-crew to review the second gathering of the heroes of the Marvel cinematic universe. The Black Widow. Captain America. Hawkeye. The Hulk. Iron Man. Thor. The gather again to face the villainy of Ultron and his robot army who threatens the extinction of mankind. While the film is a box office hit, the film is examined exposing its flaws and celebrating its successes.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about who is playing Pennywise in …

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Eps 108 – Ex Machina – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 30, 2015
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The HNR Grue-crew try to replicate the greatness of the under-the-knee clap featured in Oscar Isaac’s dance scene from this week’s featured review EX MACHINA. Alex Garland’s sci-fi thriller is stirring up tons of positive reviews from critics nationwide but finds the hosts of Horror News Radio surprisingly divided. Doc tries to convince the crew that the film is nothing more than a retelling of Frankenstein.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about the Joker in Suicide Squad, Adam Wingard helming Death Note and Evan Peter’s role in American Horror Story: Hotel. Also, Doc …

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Eps 107 – Unfriended – Daredevil – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 24, 2015
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Found footage gets anti-social in the new theatrical release, Unfriended. The film hits for its target audience but leaves the Grue-crew a little cold. The same cannot be said for Netflix’s Marvel TV series Daredevil however. Marvel is no longer content with DC holding the best in TV moniker as they best everything on the small screen with their gritty superhero drama.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about Star Wars VII, The Entity and The People Under the Stairs. Also, Doc announces a new contest from the cool cats at Ghoulish Productions featuring …

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20 Must See Films: Summer Preview Special 2015 – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 20, 2015
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This year promises to break all kinds of record bringing an incredible and diverse collection of films to the big screen. 2015 is going to rock. The Horror News Radio grue-crew dive into a special episode to spotlight 20 of the most anticipated films of the Summer of 2015 from Josh Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road and Alan Taylor’s Terminator Genisys to Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland, Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four and Christopher McQuarrie’s Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation.

Co-hosts Doc Rotten, Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr., Dave Dreher and Thomas Mariani are joined by award winning director Christopher G. Moore to discuss the …

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Review: Unfriended (2015) – the Horror Film for the Millennials

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Reviews by - Apr 19, 2015
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SYNOPSIS:
A group of online chat room friends find themselves haunted by a mysterious, supernatural force using the account of their dead friend.

REVIEW:
Unfriended, the latest Blumhouse release from writer Nelson Greaves and director Levan Gabriadze, is the horror film for the millennial generation tapping into their social habits and preying upon their social fears. It also paints Generation Y in an extremely unfavorable light in order to share a revenge tale where a group of teens are haunted by the spirit of troubled school mate who was bullied into committing suicide. It is a tale straight out of modern news stories …

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Eps 106 – A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night – Games of Thrones – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 15, 2015
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The Grue-crew dive into the indy art-house horror film A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONG AT NIGHT featuring an Iranian vampire preying upon the people of Bad City. In TV News, the attention turns to the season 5 premiere of the uber-popular GAME OF THRONES on HBO. It is an interesting dramatic turn for Horror News Radio.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about a possible Blair Witch Project sequel, an upcoming Fright Night documentary and the passing of two horror legends: Geoffrey Lewis and Richard A. Dysart. Also, Doc announces a new contest from the …

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Eps 105 – WolfCop – Furious 7 – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 09, 2015
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The HNR grue-crew dive into the ludicrous lupine lampoon, WOLFCOP, and review the box office smash from James Wan, FURIOUS 7. Currently available on Netflix, the horror comedy Wolfcop features a blend of Wolf-man meets Troma. The man behind Insidious and The Conjuring goes Hollywood driving the Fast the the Furious franchise into its seventh installment with Furious 7.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about Twin Peaks, Stung and passing of two horror legends: Robert Z’Dar and Tom Towles.

Co-hosts Doc Rotten, Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr., Dave Dreher, Thomas Mariani and Vixen, the voice of reason, are back …

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Eps 104 – Digging Up the Marrow – Mad Monster Party Charlotte – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Apr 02, 2015
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Director Adam Green enlists Ray Wise to chase monsters in this week’s HNR main review, DIGGING UP THE MARROW. The found footage mockumentary blended monster mash takes a Meridian-like exploration into a horror director’s attempt to document a nutty fan’s claims of monsters living in a hole in a nearby graveyard. What he discovers may cost him his life.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about The Walking Dead season finale, the first still from Rob Zombie’s 31 and the casting of Stephen Douriff in Leatherface. Doc Rotten welcomes guest host Christopher G. Moore …

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