Doc Rotten is the founder of Gruesome Magazine. He is also a film critic for Gruesome Magazine and the podcast host & producer for Horror News Radio, Monster Movie Podcast, Decades of Horror: 1970s, The American Horror Story Fan Podcast and Hannibal Fan Podcast. He is also co-host of the Dracula podcast on TV TALK and is a contributing reviewer for HorrorNews.Net and Widescreen Warrior. Doc a lifelong fan of horror films, sci-fi flicks and monster movies first discovering Universal Monsters and Planet of the Apes as a young child in the 1970's searching out every issue of Famous Monster of Filmland (and, later, Fangoria). Favorite films include Jaws, The Car, The Birds, The Tingler, Vampire Circus and The Exorcist. Still a huge fan of horror films from the 70s, Doc continues consuming horror films to this day for the site, for the podcasts and for the fun of it all.
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Horror Tee — Amphibious Creature — TeeVillain

At Horror News Radio, we love our horror, sci-fi and fantasy themed tee shirts. Today (10/07/2014), teeVillain has an awesome monster from Creature from the Black Lagoon shirt available October 7, 2014 ONLY. And the visual from onesheettees. Check it out! TeeVillain is an official HNR affiliate and we do benefit from any purchase made through the links on this page. […]

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Horror Tee — Hello Weenies — TeeVillain

At Horror News Radio, we love our horror, sci-fi and fantasy themed tee shirts. Today (10/06/2014), teeVillain has an awesome Sally from A Nightmare Before Christmas shirt available October 6, 2014 ONLY. And the visual from Nemons. Check it out! TeeVillain is an official HNR affiliate and we do benefit from any purchase made through the links on this page. […]

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Episode 78 — The Sacrament – Mutantis

The Sacrament (2013) has its roots firming grounding in the true story surrounding the Jonestown tragedy from 1978. The similarities have many of the HNR grue-crew scratching their heads wondering what the film’s director Ti West is really up to. The discussion gets heated beginning with an explanation of what happened to covering The Guest. Doc shares the […]

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Ghoulish Productions Halloween Mask Giveaway – Blurp Charlie

Horror News Radio is preparing for Halloween 2014 with an incredible new giveaway promotion for October, a full face mask from GHOULISH PRODUCTIONS. We introduce to you, BLURP CHARLIE! Horror News Radio is teaming up with the Atlanta, Georgia mask, costume and Halloween prop company to give away a fantastic, scary mask just in time for the Halloween season: […]

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Horror Tee — Licensed Vincent Price Tee — TeeVillain

At Horror News Radio, we love our horror, sci-fi and fantasy themed tee shirts. Today (9/26/2014), teeVillain has an awesome VINCENT PRICE licensed shirt available September 26, 2014 ONLY. And the visual from Dave “DevilPig” Johnson captures the horror icon beautifully. Check it out!   TeeVillain is an official HNR affiliate and we do benefit from any purchase made through […]

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Episode 77 — Tusk — The Maze Runners

Tusk (2014) is Kevin’s Smith second horror comedy with the script germinating from the SModcast podcast: episode 259 The Walrus and The Carpenter. The film may be a bit uneven and controversial but the performance by Michael Parks as Howard Howe has a number of the grue-crew saying he should be considered for an Academy Award…but realize, sadly, […]

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Episode 75 – The Dead 2 – The Den

The Dead 2 (2014) is not only the swag in the prize pack from Anchor Bay Entertainment in this week’s trivia contest, it is also the topic of this week’s review. It’s zombie action set in India from The Ford Brothers who brought the horror community The Dead.  Dave shares the horror news of the week with previews of The Walking Dead, American […]