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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Anchor Bay Blu-ray Prize Pack Giveaway – In Fear (2014) and No One Lives (2013)

Horror News Radio is teaming up with Anchor Bay Films to promote the release of the Sundance Horror Sensation IN FEAR (2014) from director Jeremy Lovering featuring Iain De Caestecker (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), Alice Englert (Beautiful Creatures) and Allen Leech (Grand Piano and Downton Abbey). The film launches on March 11, 2014 on Blu-ray, […]

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Eps 45 — Nurse 3D | Top 5 Homicidal Women in Horror

http://traffic.libsyn.com/docrotten/HNN045-Nurse3D-Top5HomicidalWomen.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSNurse 3D is a campy, trashy but oddly entertaining new release from director Douglas Aarniokoski starring Paz de la Huerta as Abigail Russel a psychotic, murderous nurse with a passion for blood and mayhem. The HNR grue-crew review the gory, R-Rated slasher-fest. Thomas continues the theme with the Top […]

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Eps 43 – I, Frankenstein – Top 5 Frankenstein Monsters

http://traffic.libsyn.com/docrotten/HNN043-Top5FrankensteinFilms-I-Frankenstein.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSI, Frankenstein  tanked at the box office this weekend, but that does not stop the grue-crew from recapping and reviewing the overblown, dull adaptation of the graphic novel presented as if it were an extension of the Underworld films. Aaron Eckhart is cast as the Frankenstein Monster in […]

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Eps 42 — Devil’s Due

http://traffic.libsyn.com/docrotten/HNN042-DevilsDue.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDevil’s Due not only tries to bring on the apocalypse, the end of the world as we know it, but it also tries to kill off the entire found footage sub-genre. It is so god-awful, it has Thomas in fumes and Santos ranting and Doc nearly in […]

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Eps 41 — The Top 10 Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2014 — Blair Erickson

http://traffic.libsyn.com/docrotten/HNN041-MostAnticipatedHorrorof2014-Blair-Erickson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe Top 10 Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2104 contains a number of high profile horror and genre films. Who isn’t excited about Godzilla? If you loved Rise of the Planet of the Apes, then the promise of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes should have you giddy with glee.  […]