[Review] MAD HEIDI (2023, Raven Banner) Demented, Delirious, and Delicious

The Grue-Crew review MAD HEIDI (2023, Raven Banner) on Gruesome Magazine episode 446. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era, Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s, award-winning filmmaker Christopher G. Moore, lead news writer Dave Dreher, and Doc Rotten share their thoughts about this week’s frightening addition to streaming horror films.

Warning: possible spoilers after the initial impressions!

MAD HEIDI (2023, Raven Banner)

Swiss mountain girl Heidi is abducted by brutal government troops and must defend herself and fight a war against a cheese-fueled machinery of hate.

  • Available in Theaters Nationwide on Wednesday, June 21, 2023
  • Directed by: Johannes Hartmann, Sandro Klopfstein
  • Written by: Johannes Hartmann, Sandro Klopfstein, Gregory D. Widmer, Trent Haaga
  • Cast: Alice Lucy, Max Rudlinger, Casper Van Dien, David Shofield, Kel Matsena, Alma G. Sato, Pascal Ulli


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.