Review of Nightmare Cinema on Horror News Radio

Wrapping up NIGHTMARE CINEMA WEEK on Gruesome Magazine, the Grue-Crew review the film NIGHTMARE CINEMA. Christopher G. Moore caught the film at its New York City Horror Film Festival premiere and placed it on his best horror films of 2018 list. Finally, as the film is set to release on June 21, 2019, the Grue-Crew have all seen the film and now gather to discuss the anthology, the segments, the highlights, and the gore. Join Dave Dreher, Doc Rotten, Vanessa Thompson, and Christopher G. Moore as the review NIGHTMARE CINEMA on this special edition of HORROR NEWS RADIO.

Sarah Withers in a scene from Alejandro Brugués’ The Thing In The Woods/ Nightmare Cinema

FEATURE TOPIC: Nightmare Cinema

Five strangers converge at a haunted movie theater owned by The Projectionist (Mickey Rourke). Once inside, the audience members witness a series of screenings that shows them their deepest fears and darkest secrets over five tales.

  • The Thing in the Woods (D: Alejandro Brugués)
  • Mirare (D: Joe Dante)
  • Mashit (D: Ryūhei Kitamura)
  • This Way to Egress (D: David Slade)
  • Dead (D: Mick Garris)
Directors, left to right: David Slade, Mick Garris, Joe Dante, Ryuhei Kitamura, and Alejandro Brugues.



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.