Reviews of GUNS AKIMBO and GREENLIGHT on Gruesome Magazine 104

This week, the Grue-Crew review a pair of films where getting everything you want may be far more dangerous than expected. The first film this week, GREENLIGHT from directors Graham Denman, follows a young director who finally scores his first feature only to discover his “producer” has something more devilish in mind. The second film, GUNS AKIMBO from director Jason Lei Howden, features Daniel Radcliffe facing off against Samara Weaving in a battle to the death.

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 104


A director’s dream job quickly descends into a nightmare when he is forced to film a real-life murder.

  • Director: Graham Denman
  • Cast: Danielle Bisutti, Chris Browning, Caroline Williams

Release: Coming to VOD platforms on February 25th, 2020


A guy relies on his newly-acquired gladiator skills to save his ex-girlfriend from kidnappers.

  • Director: Jason Lei Howden
  • Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Samara Weaving, Rhys Darby

Release: In Theaters, On-Demand & On Digital on February 28th, 2020




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.