Eps 103 – It Follows – SXSW – Horror News Radio

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The Grue-crew dive into the most talked about horror film of the past few months, IT FOLLOWS. The film, garnering huge buzz by making impressive bank with a limited release, is going wide and deserves to be seen in the theater, in a crowd. Writer-Director David Robert Mitchell works hard to scare the crap out of you. Maika Monroe, from The Guest, stars.

Dave dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about Hannibal, Doctor Strange and The Disciples. Doc Rotten announces that Horror News Radio and HorrorNews.Net will appear at the MAD MONSTER PARTY in Charlotte, NC in …

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Eps 77 – Top 10 Horror Films of Nevermore Film Festival – Monster Movie Podcast

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Join us this week as we take a look at ten horror films screened at the 16th Annual Nevermore Film Festival in Durham, North Carolina. The festival, which plays at the Carolina Theater, is one of the best, more intimate, horror festivals on the circuit bringing many unseen and low budget, independent genre films to the big screen. This year’s group contains found footage, home invasion, werewolves, Sasquatch creatures, Spanish demon heavy metal puppets of death and a few surprises.

Doc Rotten is joined by avid horror fan and NC Film Maker, Paul Cardillo (Fix It In Post). Together they take …

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Eps 102 – Muck – Valley of the Sasquatch – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Mar 19, 2015
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This week on Horror News Radio the retro 80’s gore-fest MUCK and the Bigfoot film VALLEY OF THE SASQUATCH. Writer-Director Steve Wolsh ushers his effects heavy horror film Muck to VOD and Blu-Ray courtesy Anchor Bay Entertainment this week and into the hands of the Grue-crew. Uh, oh. Writer-Director John Portanova takes a unique look at the Bigfoot creature as he follows a fractured family into the forests of the American Northwest.

Dave shares dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about Jessica Lange leaving American Horror Story, Sean Cunningham revealing details about a possible Friday the 13th TV series and …

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Eps 101 – Chappie – Housebound – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Mar 12, 2015
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Episode 101 offers another double dose of reviews from the Grue-crew with the theatrical release CHAPPIE and the New Zealand horror comedy HOUSEBOUND. Chappie comes our way from director Neill Blomkamp featuring Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman, Sigouurney Weaver, Ninja and Yo-Landi Visser. Housebound, currently available on Netflix, is from director Gerard Johnstone and features Morana O’Reilly, Rima Te Wiata and Glen-Paul Waru.

Dave shares dishes a new plate of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK with information about The Walking Dead, Ghostbusters and Nightmare City. Doc …

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Eps 76 – Top 13 Kills in the Friday the 13th Films – Monster Movie Podcast

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Monster Movie, Podcasts by - Mar 11, 2015
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Join us this week as we take a look at thirteen of the top kills found in the Friday the 13th films that began in 1980 with the influential horror film from Sean Cunningham featuring ground breaking graphic effects from the Godfather of Gore, Tom Savini. The series of films that followed are responsible for bloody practical effects that wowed, astonished and horrified audiences as Jason Voorhees claims victim after victim – or finally meets one of his many ends, often at the hands of Tommy Jarvis.

Horror News Radio co-host and contributing writer at Diabolique Magazine, Dave Dreher joins Doc Rotten to revisit the …

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Director Joe Stauffer and Actress Kristi Ray – Pieces of Talent – Episode 22 – Future of Horror

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Mar 11, 2015
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Pieces of Talent is one of the few films that has the distinction of being heartily recommended to Doc Rotten and the crew of Horror News Radio by a fan of the show. The film is impressive garnering a positive review on a recent episode. Covering the 16th Annual Nevermore Film Festival for HorrorNews.Net, Doc seizes the opportunity to sit down with the director and lead actress of this award winning independent horror feature, Joe Stauffer and Kristi Ray. 

Welcome to another episode of The Future of Horror, an interview podcast featuring new, upcoming talent in horror, The show is brought …

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Eps 100 – The Lazarus Effect – The Voices – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Mar 04, 2015
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For episode 100 of Horror News Radio, the Grue-crew brave the latest Blumhouse theatrical PG-13 horror film, THE LAZARUS EFFECT. To even things out, Thomas saves the day with the What Have You Been Watching segment featuring the Ryan Reynolds’ dark horror comedy, THE VOICES.

Dave shares a special tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy in this edition of HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK and The Black Saint prepares for the return of STUMP THE SAINT. Doc Rotten announces that Horror News Radio and HorrorNews.Net will appear at the …

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Eps 75 – Top 13 Practical Effects in Horror Films – Monster Movie Podcast

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Monster Movie, Podcasts by - Mar 01, 2015
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Join us this week as we take a look at thirteen of the best practical effects movers and shakers in horror films. The Monster Movie Podcast hosts explore films such as John Carpenter’s The Thing, An American Werewolf in London and The Exorcist. The podcast is a ninety minute discussion about the best effects on film, what went into making them, the effects artist behind them and the future of practical effects in horror films.

Horror News Radio co-host and co-managing editor of OneofUs.net, Thomas Mariani sits down with Doc to list out their top 13 practical effects in horror films. The pair are …

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Eps 99 – Wyrmwood – Late Phases – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Feb 25, 2015
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The HNR grue-crew tackle a pair of low budget winners, the Australian zombie film Wyrmwood and the werewolf film Late Phases. Each film has its own personality and bring interesting approaches and twists to their respective sub-genres. And look for the influences in both films from Sam Raimi to George Miller to John Landis.

Dave shares the horror news of the week with the skinny about a possible Alien sequel from Neill Blomkamp, Judith O’Dea in a Night of the Living Dead re-imagining and Bruce Campbell has more to …

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Eps 98 – What We Do In The Shadows – Kingsman The Secret Service – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Feb 18, 2015
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The Grue-crew dive into two reviews for episode 98: the horror comedy What We Do In The Shadows and the spy satire Kingsman The Secret Service. Writers-directors Jemain Clement and Taika Waititi bring out the manic mundane in everyday life of 4 flat mates in rural New Zealand in What We Do In The Shadows with great success while Matthew Vaughn brings another graphic novel to the big screen with Kingsman The Secret Service.

Dave shares the horror news of the week with news about Crimson Peak, Friday the 13th and Stephen King’s 11/22/63. HNR proudly brings another horror fan to the forefront with this week’s …

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