Chad Hunt is The Art Director and Copy Editor for Gruesome Magazine quarterly print edition. He is also a comic book artist and writer whose credits include work for Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse and various independent companies. A lifelong horror fan, Chad cut his horror teeth on Universal monsters and Kaiju as a kid and hasn't looked back. Also infamously known for playing Black Sabbath riffs on the guitar at an unholy volume.
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“Knucklebones” (2016): Go Ahead and Roll ‘Em!

Ah, the Eighties. Not only did we have cool horror icons like Jason and Freddy, but we were treated to makeup effects and kill gags in horror movies that have become legendary to this day. Mitch Wilson’s supernatural horror flick  Knucklebones takes the viewer back to that long lost age of creepy killers, inventive kills, premarital […]

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“Lace Crater” (2015): He slimed me.

I’ve never been a big follower of the Mumblecore style of film making. For those not familiar, Mumblecore involves low budget, sometimes unprofessional actors speaking in a very naturalistic way, even improvising lines. It often focuses on relationships and dialogue over actual plot.  I mean, I get it. I can appreciate it. It’s just not […]

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”Feed the Devil” (2015): Time for a hunger strike

I think there is a theme running in my reviews of late. Folks getting lost in the woods. I think it must be karmic retribution for convincing my sister that every frame of The Blair Witch Project was real all those years ago. I enjoyed her reactions to that film more than the movie itself. What goes […]

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”Model Hunger” (2016): Beauty is only skin deep. But boy, is it good eatin’

What’s happening, Grue-Believers? I’m really excited to bring you a new horror film by the incredibly talented Canadian actor Debbie Rochon. With hundreds of films to her acting credit, including Troma’s The Toxic Avenger IV: Citizen Toxie, The Theatre Bizarre and Return to Nuke ‘Em High Volume 2 just to name a few, Rochon is now sitting in […]

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“All Girls Weekend” (2016): Don’t go into the woods…again

Hello, Grue-Believers! Your old pal Chad here and we’re going to take a look at All Girls Weekend, the latest supernatural horror movie from writer/producer/director Lou Simon.  All Girls Weekend is the story of a group of friends who went to school together but sort of grew apart as they got older. They decide to get together for a weekend getaway […]

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“The Offering” (2016): The Devil goes Digital

The Offering, written and directed by Kelvin Tong, features Matthew Settle, Elizabeth Rice, Rayann Condy, Adina Hertz, Adrian Pang  and Colin Borgonon. If you’re familiar with bible scripture — and being from the south, where you can find scripture written on everything from vacuum cleaner bags to McDonald’s wrappers, I’ve heard one or two — Genesis, chapter […]

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[Gruesome Top Ten] The Gruesome Top 10 Superman / Batman Clashes and Team Ups In Comics

In a little over a week, we will have the divine pleasure of seeing something that what was once thought would never, ever happen. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will descend upon us like a slow moving, bumbling juggernaut that will not be stopped. The movie started it’s promotion machine so long ago now, that […]

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[Comic Review] ReAnimator #1-4 from Dynamite Entertainment

Seduction of the Innocent: The Gruesome Magazine review of ReAnimator #1-4  from Dynamite Entertainment. Hello, again, Grue-believers! Your old pal Chad again with this week’s creepy comic review! I love ReAnimator. Love it. One of my favorite horror films ever. Stuart Gordon’s genius mix of dark comedy and utter horror even outdid Lovecraft’s original story […]

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[Comic Review] “Swamp Thing” #1: The Dead Don’t Sleep

Seduction of the Innocent: Gruesome Magazine’s Horror Comic Reviews Swamp Thing #1 – DC Hello, all you Grue-believers out there! Your old buddy Chad here to welcome you to an all new Gruesome Magazine segment lovingly called Seduction of the Innocent! If you don’t get the reference, just Google it. (Suck it, Wertham!) Our goal […]

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The Top Gruesome “Friday the 13th” Posters

Howdy, folks! It’s your ol’ buddy Chad again! Your Gruesome poster boy for, well, posters, boys! And I’m here to do some public service. Do you find yourself walking in the opposite direction if a black cat crosses your path? Are you afraid of stepping on a crack in the pavement for fear of breaking […]