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 LewisÂ and Richard A. Dysart. Also, Doc announces a new contest from the cool cats at Ghoulish Productions featuring a kick-ass Vampire mask giveaway.
Co-hostsÂ Doc Rotten,Â Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr.,Â Dave Dreher,Â Thomas MarianiÂ andÂ 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! Also, the prizes keep coming: Anchor Bay Entertainment returns with a ECHOESÂ Blu-Ray Giveaway!Â
Review: A Girl Walks Home Alone At NightÂ (2014)Â
Full of art, composition, tension and atmosphere, directorÂ Ana Lily Amirpour’s vampire film A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT spins a unique tale of desperation and horror. Shot in B&W, the Persian language but US shot film weavesÂ a haunting and captivating story that tells more with its pictures than it does with its words. Thomas and Vixen adore the film while Doc finds himself in WolfCop territory once again.
What Have You Been Watching: Games of Thrones Season 5Â (2015)Â
HBO’s hit fantasy drama GAMES OF THRONES returns for Season 5 setting up a variety of potentially riveting tales of politics, sex and violence. Thomas is excited for the show while he questions why Vixen and Doc are not terribly thrilled with the first episode. Where do you stand?
HNR Contest: Â Anchor Bay Entertainment EchoesÂ Blu-RayÂ
Horror News Radio and Anchor Bay Entertainment announce the ECHOESÂ Blu-Ray giveaway. Anchor Bay Entertainment is providing a pair of Blu-Rays for the upcoming thriller ECHOESÂ directed by Nils Timm and featuring Steven Brand and Kate French.Â The winners areÂ Sammie Cassell and Jeff Hernandez. CONGRATS!
HNR Contest: Ghoulish Productions Viper the Vampire Mask GiveawayÂ
Horror News Radio teams up with Ghoulish Productions to give away a kick-ass Viper the Vampire mask. It is time to prepare for Halloween 2015 by entering to win this extraodinary full face mask, scare your friends and neighbors. Woot!Â The deadline to enter is Midnight (EST) Sunday, May 3, 2015. All you need to do is complete the RaffleCopter entry formÂ at http://horrornewsradio.com/trivia-viper. The Ghoulish Productions Viper MaskÂ giveaway is open to US addresses only.
Horror News of the Week for 04/13/2015Â
Dave sharesÂ the Horror News of the Week beginning on a somber note with the passing of both Geoffrey LewisÂ and Richard A. Dysart. A surprising number of trailers launch this week including Sinister 2, Ant-Man, Terminator: Genisys and Human Centipede 3. Rumors abound about a possible Blair Witch Project sequel. Dark Tower is promising that it will be made…someday…again. Fright Night is getting a documentary…for real.
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