The final theatrical horror film of 2014 isÂ The PyramidÂ from directorÂ Gregory Levasseur featuring Ashley Hinshaw and Denis (American Horror Story) O’Hare. The film takes a small band of archaeologists and documentary film makers to the deserts of Egypt where they have discovered a three sided Pyramid on unknown origin. They venture into the apex of the mysterious man made marvel only to encounter the unholy horrors that lie beneath. The HNR grue crew review the film.
DocÂ sharesÂ the horror news of the week with news about Marvel’sÂ Doctor Strange, Toho’sÂ GodzillaÂ and Ryan Murphy’sÂ Scream Queens. Doc also desperately tries to champion the season finale of SyFy’sÂ Z Nation.
Co-hostsÂ Doc Rotten,Â Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr.,Â Dave Dreher,Â Thomas Mariani and Vixen, the voice of reason, are back again this week to give you the best in horror as they recap, review and obliterate all that is horror this week! All this and Stump the Saint too! It’s a perfect world.
Review: The PyramidÂ (2014)Â
Producer Alexandre Aja delivers dangerous mazes, flesh hungry Sphinx creature and Anubis in his latest filmÂ The Pyramid. While the film delivers a bevy of gory effects but fails to bring much scares or horror. While Doc and Vixen find enough to entertain them for the 89 minute run time, The Black Saint can’t help but wonder why they remadeÂ As Above, So Below. Bwah hah hah.
What Have You Been Watching: Z Nation season finaleÂ
Dave and Doc freely admit they have been following Asylum’sÂ Z NationÂ airing on SyFy. Despite the low budget and cheesy approach to the show, Z Nation is consistently fun, in their opinion. The Black Saint, Thomas and Vixen refuse to believe them. So sad. Doc shares his thoughts on the finale of the first season ofÂ Z Nation.
Horror News of the Week for 12/08/2014Â
Doc steps inÂ to bring youÂ the Horror News of the Week with news of who has been cast as Marvel’sÂ Doctor Strange, let’s welcome Benedict Cumberbatch to the fold. Toho announced this week that they will be returning to their hottest propertyÂ GodzillaÂ in 2016. Jamie Lee Curtis is joining Emma Roberts in Ryan Murphy’s upcoming 2015 horror comedyÂ Scream Queens. It appears that Mrs. Voorhees is returning to theÂ Friday the 13thÂ franchise come November 13, 2015. Tom Holland and Tim Sullivan announce TnT Presents featuring a re-release ofÂ Child’s Play.
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