Reviews of Assassinaut – The Night Sitter on Gruesome Magazine 78

This week, the Grue-Crew take the back seat as teen protagonists take the reigns. The first film this week is THE NIGHT SITTER from directors Abiel Bruhn and John Rocco features a baby sitter with a little thievery on her mind unprepared for the witchery ahead. The second film is ASSASSINAUT from director Drew Bolduc guides four teens out to save the president in the not-to-distant apocalyptic future. Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl share their thoughts about this week’s awesome collection of streaming horror films. Joining the crew this week is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher!

Gruesome Magazine Podcast – Episode 078


A con artist poses as a babysitter to steal from a wealthy occult enthusiast. One of the kids she’s sitting unwittingly summons a trio of witches known as The Three Mothers.

  • Director: Abiel Bruhn, John Rocco
  • Cast: Elyse Dufour, Jack Champion, Jermaine Rivers

Release: The Night Sitter will be available August 6 on DVD and VOD from Uncork’d Entertainment.


A team of four teenage astronauts brave the alien wilderness of a distant planet to save the Earth’s President from a deadly assassin.

  • Director: Drew Bolduc
  • Cast: Shannon Hutchinson, Vito Trigo, Jasmina Parent

Release: Coming to Blu-Ray and VOD on July 30th via DREAD, ASSASSINAUT!




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.