Tumbbad – The 6th Friend – Episode 52 – Gruesome Magazine

This week, the Grue-Crew head to a remote cabin to escape a killer and guard a horrifying secret buried in the womb of an Indian legend. The first film this week is THE 6TH FRIEND from director Letia Miller, featuring a young woman struggling with memories of a horrific night that returns to haunt her and 5 friends. The second film is TUMBBAD from directors Rahi Anil Barve and Anand Gandhi, featuring an epic tale of a man’s life-long fight with greed, spiteful gods, and terrifying monsters.  Doc Rotten and Vanessa Thompson from Horror News Radio along with Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era and Rafe Telsch share their thoughts about this week’s awesome collection of streaming horror films.

Gruesome Magazine Podcast – Episode 052


Six college best friends throw their own private graduation party that goes terribly wrong when an uninvited guest arrives. Five years later, the girls gather once again and endure a night of far more horror and bloodshed. – IMDb

Director:  Letia Clouston (as Letia Miller)
Cast: Jamie Bernadette, Chantelle Albers, Dominique Swain 

Release:  In theaters on January 11, 2019


A mythological story about a goddess who created the entire universe. The plot revolves around the consequences when humans build a temple for her first-born. – IMDb

Director:  Rahi Anil Barve, Anand Gandhi
Cast: Sohum Shah, Jyoti Malshe, Anita Date

Release: Currently Available on AMAZON PRIME

Doc Rotten
Editor-In-Chief / Founder / Podcast Producer at Horror News Radio
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.