On episode 465 of Horror News Radio:

  • The Grue-Crew discuss Horror News of the Week for September 6, 2021… SALEM’S LOT casting, TCM and PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 7 head directly to streaming, and trailers for MOONFALL and THE POSSESSION.

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This is HORROR NEWS RADIO, the official GRUESOME MAGAZINE podcast. Back with Doc Rotten once again are the scariest, goriest, bloodiest co-hosts on the ‘Net.

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New Line’s SALEM’S LOT Rounds Out Its Cast

Lewis Pullman as Ben Mears
Makenzie Leigh as Susan Norton
Bill Camp as Matt Burke
Spencer Treat Clark as Mike Ryerson
Alfre Woodard as Dr. Cody


New Line frequent collaborator Gary Dauberman (Annabelle Comes Home) wrote the screenplay and is directing.
Producers are James Wan and Michael Clear for Atomic Monster and Roy Lee for Vertigo alongside Mark Wolper.

Legendary’s TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE (2021) is heading to NETFLIX

Elsie Fisher, Sarah Yarkin, Jacob Latimore and Moe Dunford star
Directed by David Blue Garcia
Chris Thomas Devlin wrote the script
Produced by filmmaker Fede Alvarez and Rodolfo Sayagues via their Bad Hombre banner, as well as Kim Henkel, Ian Henkel and Pat Cassidy of Exurbia Films, and Legendary Pictures


Blumhouse’s PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 7 is heading Paramount+ in October


Directed by Underwater director William Eubank
Written by Christopher Landon
Cast includes Emily Bader, Roland Buck III, Dan Lippert and Henry Ayres-Brown
ALSO arriving with PA7, “We’ll also be launching a documentary on the making of the Paranormal Activity feature. Both of which will be coming to the service in time for Halloween”

Lionsgate drops the MOONFALL (2022) trailer


In Theaters, February 4, 2021
Cast includes Halle Berry, Patrick Wilson, John Bradley, Michael Peña, Charlie Plummer, Kelly Yu, Eme Ikwuakor, Carolina Bartczak, and Donald Sutherland
Directed by Roland Emmerich
Written by Roland Emmerich & Harald Kloser & Spenser Cohen

Chris Sun’s THE POSSESSED scares up its first trailer

“When he asks whose body this is, you better pray you tell him it’s yours”


Directed by – Chris Sun
Written by – Chris Sun and Kirsty Dallas
Story by – Mark Gardener and Chris Sun
Cast – John Jarratt, Lincoln Lewis, Angie Kent, Lauren Grimson, Jade Kevin Foster, Melissa Tkautz, Romy Poulier, Sean Lynch and Simone Buchanan.

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.