Dave is co-founder and lead news reporter for Gruesome. Dave has built his resume working for Diabolique Magazine, The Horror Channel, Horrornews.net, House of Horrors and Creature Corner. He has worked with Tom Savini on his official site since 1997 and is also co-host of the popular podcast Horror News Radio.
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HBO Documentary Warns You To ‘Beware The Slenderman’

A work of fiction that crossed into the real world in a horrifying and violent fashion – the legend of The Slenderman has been heard by many and misunderstood by most.  Mainstream media caught up with the craze when a pair of 12-year-old girls made headlines when they murdered a classmate and cited The Slenderman […]

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Scream Factory Plans To Spread The Holiday Cheer With Their Collector’s Release Of Black Christmas

Those sick elves over at Scream Factory want to make sure that every true horror fans Christmas tree has a little bloody surprise beneath it and have decided to gift us all with a “must own” Collector’s edition Blu-ray. It’s Bob Clark’s classic Black Christmas and the press release contains all the info we need […]

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Space Gets Spooky Once Again In The Trailer For LIFE

Next year is promising to bring alien based horror back to the forefront with the May 26th release of LIFE – directed by Daniel Espinosa and starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds – the film will tell the tale of a  “six-member crew of the International Space Station that is on the cutting edge of one of […]

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The ‘Cloverfield’ Universe Grows As ‘God Particle’ Is Announced As Part Of Trilogy

It’s been rumored since early in the year – the fact that a new thriller, produced by J.J. Abrams and set in a space station was somehow attached to the Cloverfield mythos.  The working title of the project was God Particle and confirmation has come that it is indeed Cloverfield 3. You should easily recall […]

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Scream Factory Debuts Horror Hunters – Streaming Soon!

The horror world knows that when they hear the words Scream Factory – good things are near and it’s usually in the form of an amazing Blu-ray release but they are changing it up and taking a turn at bringing us some original programing and I’ve got the low down for you. The show is […]

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Things Get A Bit Real In This Latest Clip From Scare Campaign

If you’ve been paying attention (and I know you have been) then you are already well aware of the upcoming digital release of Scare Campaign.  It’s the Aussie screamfest from the group behind 100 Bloody Acres – we’ve teamed up with the gang to hand out a free digital download of the film which – […]

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Major Godzilla 2 News Stomps In

The King of the Monsters seems to never fall out of the headlines of late – with Gareth Edward’s big budget American remake a while back and then TOHO answering that with their own franchise reboot this year with Shin Godzilla – the follow up to the Edward’s American reboot has again become a topic […]

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Arrow Video Hits The Mark With An Impressive Slate Of November Blu-ray Debuts

Those amazing folks over at Arrow Video have really been outdoing themselves – month after month – release after release and I’m pleased to report that they are continuing that tradition in November with three must own additions to their catalog.  While the actual title releases were revealed back in the summer – we know […]

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[CONTEST] Universal Studios Entertainment Invites You to Cast Your Vote and Win a Digital Download of “The Purge: Election Year” (2016)

As the political season ramps into full gear, you’re going to need a distraction – something to lure you away from the endless political ads and debates. What better way to do that than with some government sponsored mayhem.  That’s right! It’s time to once again Purge. The fine folks at Universal Studios Entertainment are looking […]

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An Icon Passes – RIP Gunnar Hansen

Back in the late 90’s – when I was first getting into this whole horror game one of the first horror icons I got to meet was Gunnar Hansen.  I’m not sure what I was expecting when I walked up to that table but it certainly wasn’t what I got.  Gunnar was a soft spoken, […]

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King Kong Moves Into Godzilla’s Neighborhood As WB Gears Up For A Classic Showdown

It would appear that Warner Bros. may have some big future plans for two of the genres most beloved creatures.  News has broken that ‘KONG: Skull Island’ has made a move from Universal and taken up residence at Warner Bros.  Of course, Godzilla is currently calling that studio home and it turns out that Legendary […]