Bonus Reviews of Itsy Bitsy and Incident in a Ghostland

Welcome, Grue-Believers, to a bonus episode of Horror News Radio featuring reviews of INCIDENT IN A GHOSTLAND and ITSY BITSY. These reviews were originally released with the GRUESOME MAGAZINE PODCAST featuring HNR co-hosts Doc Rotten and Dave Dreher along with GM co-hosts Jeff Mohr and Crystal Cleveland. The podcast is included here for your listening pleasure, we hope you enjoy it. Let us know if you want to hear more of the GM reviews here on HNR. Thank you! – Doc Rotten

This week, the Grue-Crew review a pair of films that both feature scary dolls in movies that are not scary doll movies and characters suffering from emotional stress. The first film this week is INCIDENT IN A GHOSTLAND from director Pascal Laugier features a family that movies into a rural American farmhouse only to be attacked by a pair of vicious killers – from the director behind the original Martyrs. The second film is ITSY BITSY from director Micah Gallo follows a family who moves into a guest house – wait, another theme – only to face a terrifying giant spider.

Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s share their thoughts about this week’s awesome collection of streaming horror films. Joining the crew this week is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher!

Gruesome Magazine Podcast – Episode 081
Itsy Bitsy – Incident in a Ghostland


A mother of two who inherits a house is confronted with murderous intruders on the first night in their new home and fights for her daughters’ lives. Sixteen years later when the daughters reunite at the house, things get really strange.

  • Director: Pascal Laugier
  • Cast: Crystal Reed, Mylène Farmer, Anastasia Phillips

Release: Available now on SHUDDER


Based on the centuries old poem, a family moves into a secluded mansion where they soon find themselves being targeted by an entity taking the form of a giant spider.

  • Director: Micah Gallo
  • Cast: Bruce Davison, Elizabeth Roberts, Denise Crosby

Release: In Select Theaters and On Demand Everywhere August. 30th from Scream Factory