Horror News Roll Call – 4/10/2023 – MAXXXINE, NIGHT SWIM, and… PAWS

Welcome to HORROR NEWS RADIO for April 10, 2023. JOIN US FOR movie news of the week about Maxxxine, Night Swim, and Paws. All this, and more, coming up next…

I am your host Doc Rotten and this is HNR, the official GRUESOME MAGAZINE HORROR NEWS podcast. Back with me again are the scariest, goriest, bloodiest co-hosts on the ‘Net: Dave Dreher, the lead news writer at Gruesome Magazine and Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6dead6irl


NIGHT SWIM to Make an Early Splash on January 5, 2024

Night Swim logline: No running. No diving. No lifeguard on duty. No swimming after dark
The upcoming supernatural thriller film stars Wyatt Russell and Kerry Condon and is based on a 2014 short film by Bryce McGuire and Rod Blackhurst. The movie revolves around a frightening secret in a famous backyard swimming pool. Source: Deadline

Lukas Rinker Follows Up His Dark Comedy “Holy Shit!” with PAWS

Synopsis: “The crew search an abandoned Russian ghost-ship looking for a radio, but uncover a horrific threat: Inside the rusty trawler a monstrous polar bear mother has been trapped with her cub. Not only will the animal defend her nest but has grown very hungry and will seize the opportunity to feed on the survivors.” Source: Variety

Ti West adds Insane Cast to MAXXXINE

  • Elizabeth Debicki (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3.)
  • Moses Sumney (The Idol)
  • Michelle Monaghan (Nanny)
  • Bobby Cannavale (The Watcher)
  • Lily Collins (Emily in Paris)
  • Halsey (Americana)
  • Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul)
  • Kevin Bacon (City on a Hill)

Source: Deadline

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.