Reviews of Nekrotronic and A Nasty Piece of Work on Gruesome Magazine 93

This week, the Grue-Crew champion the little man working hard to climb the ladder of life, each finding the grass is far more crimson on the other side. The first film this week, NEKROTRONIC from director Kiah Roache-Turner, follows a young sewage worker who discovers he has always been destined for greatness – with a gory catch. The second film, A NASTY PIECE OF WORK from director Charles Hood, is another entry in HULU’s Into The Dark series of films, featuring a young overachiever who struggles with just how far will he go to move ahead.

Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s 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 93


Four twentysomethings find themselves stuck on a haunted antique bed where leaving means suffering a gruesome death. Plagued with frightening hallucinations, they must figure out the bed’s secrets before they are ultimately picked off one by one.

  • Director: Kiah Roache-Turner
  • Cast: Ben O’Toole, Monica Bellucci, Caroline Ford

Release: Currently available on SHUDDER


A mid-level employee at a large company finds out he’s not getting the Christmas bonus or promotion he was expecting. But then his boss invites him over for dinner with a proposal for how he can climb the corporate ladder… by beating his professional rival in a violent competition. The next installment of Blumhouse’s Into the Dark premieres December 6, only on Hulu.

  • Director: Charles Hood
  • Cast: Dustin Milligan, Angela Sarafyan, Julian Sands 

Release: Currently available on HULU




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.