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Skyscraper – Misfits and Monsters – Episode 275 – Horror News Radio

What’s this about ROBOCOP RETURNS and Neill Blomkamp? It’s the first look at GLASS and GODZILLA, KING OF THE MONSTERS.  The Grue-Crew review SKYSCRAPER featuring Dwayne The Rock Johnson and MISFITS & MONSTERS from the twisted mind of Bobcat Goldthwait. And, Doc & Chris discuss Ant-Man & the Wasp. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings.

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Episode 275 – Skyscraper – Misfits and Monsters
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: SKYSCRAPER

A father goes to great lengths to save his family from a burning skyscraper.

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Pablo Schreiber

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Creator: Bobcat Goldthwait
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The First Purge – Ant-Man And The Wasp – Episode 274 – Horror News Radio

What is up with all the Child’s Play news? Scream Factory announces Creepshow, Halloween II & III, and Trick ‘r Treat Blu-rays. The Book of Monsters trailer kicks practical-effects ass. The Grue-Crew review The First Purge. And, Doc & Chris discuss Ant-Man & the Wasp. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings. Joining us this week is Chad Lab.

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Episode 274 – The First Purge – Ant-Man & The Wasp
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: The First Purge

The film will be a prequel that will focus on the events that lead up to the very first Purge event.
Director: Gerard McMurray w/ James DeMonaco
Cast: Y’lan Noel, Lex Scott Davis, Joivan Wade & Marisa Tomei

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WORTH WATCHING: Ant-Man & The Wasp

As Scott Lang balances being both a Super Hero and a father, Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym present an urgent new mission that finds the Ant-Man fighting alongside The Wasp to uncover secrets from their past.
Director: Peyton Reed
Cast: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña

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NEXT WEEK: Skyscraper

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Top 8 Up And Coming Genre Directors – Episode 273 – Horror News Radio

We get a glimpse as “Crazy Evil” with the Nicolas Cage film Mandy. Vanessa squeals with glee as Shudder announces Joe Bob Briggs is returning to TV with The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs on Friday, July 13. The world bids a fond farewell to a prolific, influential, and often controversial genre writer Harlan Ellison. And, the Grue-Crew discuss 8 directors that have directed genre films within the last 18 month and have impressed us to include them in the top up and coming genre directors.  Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings.

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Episode 273 – Top 8 Up and Coming Genre Directors
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: Top 8 Up and Coming Genre Directors

  • Ari Aster – Hereditary
  • Coralie Fargeat – Revenge
  • Ryan Prows – Lowlife
  • David Bruckner – The Ritual
  • Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead – The Endless
  • Jordan Peele – Get Out
  • S. Craig Zahler – Brawl in Cell Block 99
  • John Krasinski – A Quiet Place

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Next Week on HNR: The First Purge and Ant-Man & The Wasp

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Episode 272 – Horror News Radio

Pray for Forgiveness as The Nun teaser trailer finally drops. Ewan McGregor joins the cast of Doctor Sleep. And, TruTV shares the first look at Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits and Monsters. Much more tidbits of terrors and the Grue-Crew journey to Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings.

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Episode 272 – Hereditary
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

CONTESTS

FEATURE TOPIC: Jurassic Word Fallen Kingdom

When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.

Writer/Director: J.A. Bayona
Cast: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Isabella Sermon, Rafe Spall, Justice Smith, Daniella Pineda, James Cromwell, Toby Jones, Ted Levine, Jeff Goldblum, BD Wong, Geraldine Chaplin

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Next Week on HNR: The Young Guns of Horror – Top 10 Up and Comming Horror Directors

 

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Spoiler Review – Hereditary – Episode 271 – Horror News Radio

Jeff Mohr, host of Decades of Horror: The Classic Era and the Gruesome Magazine Podcast, joins Doc Rotten and Christopher G. Moore for a deep dive spoiler review of Ari Aster’s Hereditary. What’s up with Charlie? What the heck happened in the finale? Why are some audiences not responding as expected? Is this a comedy and we don’t know it yet? These and many more questions tackled on this episode of Horror News Radio.

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Episode 271 – Spoilers for Hereditary
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Halloween Trailer – Hereditary Review – Episode 270 – Horror News Radio

The Halloween remake is one trailer closer to searing our brains. It looks like Sam Raimi and Ryan Reynolds are joining forces to fight Nazis in the Bermuda Triangle. And, the Grue-Crew share their thoughts on Ari Astor’s debut horror feature Hereditary. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings. Also joining us the one-and-only Paul Cardullo.

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Episode 270 – Hereditary
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CONTESTS

FEATURE TOPIC: Hereditary

When the matriarch of the Graham family passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

Writer/Director: Ari Astor
Cast: Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Milly Shapiro, Alex Wolff, Ann Dowd

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Next Week on HNR: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

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Upgrade – Halloween – Suspiria – Episode 269 – Horror News Radio

The Suspiria remake is coming as is the trailer for Halloween 2018 in this episode’s horror news of the week while Christopher and Doc discuss Leigh Whannell’s Upgrade. Oh, and check out three new killer contests on the Gruesome Magazine website. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings.

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Episode 269 – Upgrade
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INTRO:

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  • HNR Is brought to you by the generous contributions to our Patreon account. Thank you to our patrons!
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

CONTESTS

FEATURE TOPIC: Upgrade

Set in the near-future, technology controls nearly all aspects of life. But when Grey, a self-identified technophobe, has his world turned upside down, his only hope for revenge is an experimental computer chip implant called Stem.

Director: Leigh Whannell
Cast: Logan Marshall-Green, Richard Anastasios, Rosco Campbell

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Which horror film being released this summer will have the highest opening weekend box office gross? Hereditary, Meg, Halloween, The Nun, The Predator

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Cargo – Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival – Episode 268 – Horror News Radio

The Grue-Crew take a look at the Martin Freeman zombie tale Cargo, Christopher shares his adventures at the Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival, and Dave drops a plethora of horror news in our laps. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson – along with special guest host Whitney Collazo, as we discuss Horror News of the Week and review the latest horror offerings.

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Episode 268 – Cargo – Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: Cargo (Netflix)

After an epidemic spread all over Australia, a father searches for someone willing to protect his daughter.

Directors: Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke
Cast: Martin Freeman, Anthony Hayes, Susie Porter

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Next Week: Upgrade

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Solo: A Star Wars Story Spoiler Review – Episode 267 – Horror News Radio

Doc Rotten and Christopher G. Moore jump aboard the Millenium Falcon to review Solo: A Star Wars Story with full spoilers, discussing every surprise, cameo, and plot twist. Doc and Christopher dive into the cast exploring how Alden Ehrenreich stacks up as Han and gleam over a surprise, unexpected cameo and what that addition may mean to future films. And, how can we review Solo without discussing how Donald Glover steals the film as Lando and how Pheobe Waller-Bridge is the film’s MVP as L3-37.

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Episode 267 – Solo: A Star Wars Story Spoiler Review
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Alden Ehrenreich is Han Solo and Joonas Suotamo is Chewbacca in SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY.

Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Jonathan Kasdan and Lawrence Kasdan
Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Joonas Suatamo, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Paul Bettany, Jon Favreau, Erin Kellyman, Linda Hunt, and Warwick Davis.

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Deadpool 2 Spoiler Review – Episode 266 – Horror News Radio

Doc Rotten and Christopher G. Moore dive into a very spoiler-filled review of Deadpool 2, revealing all the cameos, surprises, and plot twists. No stone is left unturned. You heard the spoiler-free review on episode 265, no dive into the Deadpool 2’s guts as Doc and Christopher share their in-depth thoughts about the film.

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Episode 266 – Deadpool 2 Spoiler Review
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DEADPOOL 2

Released on May 18, 2018, from Twentieth Century Fox with David Leitch directing and Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, and Ryan Reynolds providing the script based on Marvel characters created by Rob Liefeld.

The cast includes Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Zazie Beetz, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, T.J. Miller, Leslie Uggams, Karan Soni, Brianna Hildebrand, Jack Kesy, Eddie Marsan, Shioli Kutsuna, and Stefan Kapicic.