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The Meg – Scares That Care – Episode 282 -Horror News Radio

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost tease us with Slaughterhouse Rulez. American Horror Story: Apocalypse continues to ramp up its cast. Universal Halloween Horror Nights add Poltergeist to its mazes. And, Christopher, Vanessa, and Doc discuss the giant shark summer schlockfest The Meg. 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 282 – The Meg
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: THE MEG

After escaping an attack by what he claims was a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible.

Director: Jon Turteltaub
Cast: Jason Statham, Bingbing Li, Rainn Wilson

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Castle Rock S01E03 and S01E04 – Episode 280 – Horror News Radio

J.J. Abrams and HULU join forces to build upon the themes and characters created by Stephen King in the 10 episode TV series CASTLE ROCK. For this episode of HNR, the Grue-Crew take a look at the second two hours of the show, “Local Color” and “The Box,” continuing “an epic saga of darkness and light” in the small town of Castle Rock, Maine. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss the next episodes of HULU’S CASTLE ROCK created by Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason.

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Episode 278 – Castle Rock S01E03 and S01E04
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LOCAL COLOR

The past catches up with Molly Strand.

THE BOX

Henry prepares for his day in court; a coffin arrives in Castle Rock.

CAST

  • André Holland as Henry Matthews Deaver
  • Melanie Lynskey as Molly Strand
  • Bill Skarsgård as “The Kid”
  • Jane Levy as Jackie Torrance
  • Sissy Spacek as Ruth Deaver
  • Scott Glenn as Alan Pangborn
  • Noel Fisher as Dennis Zalewski
  • Ann Cusack as Warden T. Porter
  • Chris Coy as Boyd
  • Terry O’Quinn as Dale Lacy
  • Frances Conroy as Martha Lacy.
  • Josh Cooke as Reeves
  • Charlie Tahan as Dean Merrill
  • Adam Rothenberg as Reverend Matthew Deaver
  • Chosen Jacobs as Wendell Deaver
  • Allison Tolman as Molly Strand’s sister
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The Devil and Father Amorth – Episode 281 – Horror News Radio

Doctor Sleep casts its Wendy Torrence and Dick Holloran. Did Venom finally get a trailer to get excited about? Arrow and Kino Lorbor release some killer Blu-rays including Schlock, City of the Living Dead, and Trilogy of Terror. And, Christopher, Vanessa, and Doc discuss the William Friedkin directed documentary The Devil and Father Amorth. 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 281 – The Devil and Father Amorth
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: DEVIL AND FATHER AMORTH

Father Gabriele Amorth performs his ninth exorcism on an Italian woman.
Director: William Friedkin

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Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle – Episode 279 – Horror News Radio

Joe Bob Briggs returns to Shudder this fall, rejoice. From a Buick gets a director, Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich gets a trailer, and Audrey II gets a Pop! Vinyl toy. Woot! And, Christopher, Vanessa, and Doc discuss Anime sequel Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle. 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.

As always, the HNR Grue-Crew would love to hear from you! Reach out via email at feedback(AT)horrornewsradio(DOT)com. Also, please like us on Facebook and join the Horror News Radio Facebook Group.

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Episode 279 – Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle
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  • HNR Is brought to you by the generous contributions to our Patreon account
    Thank you to our patrons
  • SHUDDER 30 DAY FREE TRIAL: Use Promo Code GRUESOME
  • SCARES THAT CARES WEEKEND: August 3 – 5, 2018
  • FLASHBACK WEEKEND: August 3 – 5, 2018
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  • DRAGONCON: August 30 – September 3, 2018
  • WREAK HAVOC HORROR FILM FESTIVAL” September 21 – 22, 2018 – Greensboro NC
  • CINEMA WASTELAND: October 5 – 7, 2018
  • SPLATTERFLIX FILM SERIES: October 12 – 14, 2018
  • CASTLE ROCK Recap and Review Coming on HNR

HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle

Humanity’s desperate battle to reclaim the Earth from Godzilla continues. The key to defeating the King of the Monsters may be Mechagodzilla, a robotic weapon thought to have been lost nearly 20,000 years ago.

  • Director: Hiroyuki Seshita, Kôbun Shizuno
  • Cast: Lucien Dodge, Kana Hanazawa, Ken’yû Horiuchi

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Castle Rock S01E01 and S01E02 – Episode 278 – Horror News Radio

J.J. Abrams and HULU join forces to build upon the themes and characters created by Stephen King in the 10 episode TV series CASTLE ROCK. For this episode of HNR, the Grue-Crew take a look at the first two hours of the show, “Severance” and “Habeas Corpus,” introducing “an epic saga of darkness and light” in the small town of Castle Rock, Maine. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, and Vanessa Thompson as we discuss the first episodes of HULU’S CASTLE ROCK created by Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason.

As always, the HNR Grue-Crew would love to hear from you! Reach out via email at feedback(AT)horrornewsradio(DOT)com. Also, please like us on Facebook and join the Horror News Radio Facebook Group.

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Episode 278 – Castle Rock S01E01 and S01E02
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Castle Rock — “Severance” — Episode 101 — Henry Deaver, a death-row attorney, confronts his dark past when an anonymous call lures him back to his hometown of Castle Rock, Maine. Alan Pangborn (Scott Glenn), shown. (Photo by Patrick Harbron/Hulu)

SEVERANCE

Henry Deaver, a death-row attorney, confronts his dark past when an anonymous call lures him back to his hometown of Castle Rock, Maine.

HABEAS CORPUS

Henry gets a new client at Shawshank Prison.

CAST

  • André Holland as Henry Matthews Deaver
  • Melanie Lynskey as Molly Strand
  • Bill Skarsgård as “The Kid”
  • Jane Levy as Jackie Torrance
  • Sissy Spacek as Ruth Deaver
  • Scott Glenn as Alan Pangborn
  • Noel Fisher as Dennis Zalewski
  • Ann Cusack as Warden T. Porter
  • Chris Coy as Boyd
  • Terry O’Quinn as Dale Lacy
  • Frances Conroy as Martha Lacy.
  • Josh Cooke as Reeves
  • Charlie Tahan as Dean Merrill
  • Adam Rothenberg as Reverend Matthew Deaver
  • Chosen Jacobs as Wendell Deaver
  • Allison Tolman as Molly Strand’s sister
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[Podcast] SDCC 2018 Horror News – Episode 277 – Horror News Radio

SDCC 2018 has come and gone leaving behind dozens of genre news for the Grue-Crew to devour and scour for details. Trailers include GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS, GLASS, SHAZAM, and AQUAMAN. TV news includes THE WALKING DEAD, BLACK SUMMER, THE PURGE, and BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Christopher G. Moore, Chad Hunt, and Chad Lab as we discuss Horror News coming out of San Diego Comic Con 2018.

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Episode 277 – SDCC 2018
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK (SDCC 2018)

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Unfriended: Dark Web – Episode 276 – Horror News Radio

Shudder announces the return of Creepshow led by Greg Nicotero. Hell Fest, Overlord, Patient Zero, and Assassination Nation get new trailers. And, Christopher and Doc discuss Blumhouse sequel Unfriended: Dark Web. 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.

As always, the HNR Grue-Crew would love to hear from you! Reach out via email at feedback(AT)horrornewsradio(DOT)com. Also, please like us on Facebook and join the Horror News Radio Facebook Group.

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Episode 276 – Unfriended: Dark Web
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  • SCARES THAT CARES WEEKEND: August 3 – 5, 2018
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  • HORRORHOUND WEEKEND: August 24 – 26, 2018
  • DRAGONCON: August 30 – September 3, 2018
  • WREAK HAVOC HORROR FILM FESTIVAL” September 21 – 22, 2018 – Greensboro NC
  • CINEMA WASTELAND: October 5 – 7, 2018
  • SPLATTERFLIX FILM SERIES: October 12 – 14, 2018
  • CASTLE ROCK Recap and Review Coming on HNR

HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK

FEATURE TOPIC: Unfriended: The Dark Web

A teen comes into possession of a new laptop and soon discovers that the previous owner is not only watching him but will also do anything to get it back.
Director: Stephen Susco
Cast: Rebecca Rittenhouse, Betty Gabriel, Chelsea Alden

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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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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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  • SHUDDER 30 DAY FREE TRIAL: Use Promo Code GRUESOME
  • SCARES THAT CARES WEEKEND: August 3 – 5, 2018
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  • DRAGONCON: August 30 – September 3, 2018
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  • CINEMA WASTELAND: October 5 – 7, 2018
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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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WORTH WATCHING: MISFITS AND MONSTERS

Creator: Bobcat Goldthwait
Episode 1: Bubba the Bear

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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.

As always, the HNR Grue-Crew would love to hear from you! Reach out via email at feedback(AT)horrornewsradio(DOT)com. Also, please like us on Facebook and join the Horror News Radio Facebook Group.

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Episode 274 – The First Purge – Ant-Man & The Wasp
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    Thank you to our patrons. This week Monster Talk joins the fun.
  • SHUDDER 30 DAY FREE TRIAL – use promo code GRUESOME for the first month free
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  • WREAK HAVOC HORROR FILM FESTIVAL: September 21 – 22, 2018 – Greensboro NC
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  • CASTLE ROCK Recap and Review Coming on HNR

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