Eps 107 – Unfriended – Daredevil – Horror News Radio

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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

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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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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

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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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Eps 103 – It Follows – SXSW – Horror News Radio

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Horror News Radio, Podcasts by - Mar 25, 2015
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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

Posted in Articles, Featured Items, Monster Movie, Podcasts by - Mar 20, 2015
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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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