Latest Trailer For ‘Stranger Things 2’ Gives Us More Monster, More Eleven And More Reasons To Look Forward To October 27th

It’s not like Netflix needs to build any more anticipation for their Halloween gift to genre fans everywhere – the horror world is abuzz about the return of the “upsidedown” and all other things Stranger Things 2 but – that’s not stopping them from fanning the fire. A second trailer made its debut and well – it’s pretty damn fantastic.   Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp, Winona Ryder, Sean Astin, David Harbour, Natalia Dyer, Paul Reiser, […]

[Podcast] Stranger Things Season 1 Part 1 – Episode 119 – Decades of Horror 1980s

“Mornings are for coffee and contemplation.” Jim Hopper (David Harbour) sets the record straight on what cops do in Hawkins Indiana. After all, Hawkins is a quiet small town where not much happens. Kids ride their bikes. Adults do their jobs. Nothing tends to happen. Well, at least until we see that Stranger Things are afoot. Much like they are on this podcast. Yup, we’re not covering a film. Or even something from the 80s. What type […]

[Review] Little Evil (Netflix, 2017) – Jeff Mohr

Netflix is killing it for October Halloween 2017. While Little Evil (2017) was launched on the streaming site in late September it joins a handful of similar genre films releasing each weekend until Stranger Things Season 2 lands on October 27, 2017. (and, to be fair, their genre sensibilities continues into November with Godzilla: Monster Planet – but more on that in the near future). Jeff Mohr steps in to review the Eli (Tucker and […]

‘The Babysitter’ Is Here And Things Are Going To Get Bloody

Netflix is on a roll with the genre fare of late and it’s looking like that train is just going to keep on a rolling as they debut the trailer for The Babysitter. Hitting the streaming service on Friday Oct. 13th – it looks to me to be some dumb, bloody fun.  Have a look and see what you think. The synopsis is short and sweet: “A lonely, 12-year-old boy who falls in love with […]

[Podcast] Death Note (Netflix, 2017) – Defenders (Netflix, 2017) – Episode 230 – Horror News Radio

It’s “Netflix and chill” on HNR this week as the Grue-Crew open the Death Note adaptation from director Adam Wingard and join The Defenders along side Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist. Dave launches into the Horror News of the Week with the passing of the legendary director Tobe Hooper – a sad day for horror fans.  Closing out the show Thomas challenges Dave, Doc, and guest-host Caitlan Turner to a round of […]

Stump The Saint – Death to Notes

Stump The Saint – Horror News Radio’s weekly game show in which the listeners guide Thomas Mariani to the trivia questions poised to stump Santos “The Black Saint” Ellin Jr. Despite his love of trivia, Santos is capable of being stumped on a weekly basis! As to where the audience comes in to Stump The Saint it’s quite simple: Look at the individual topic of the week Comment – either in this post or in the comments of the […]

Adam Scott’s Relationship Goes To Hell In The Trailer For ‘Little Evil’

Netflix just keeps on pumping out the genre fare and the next one in the pipeline is Little Evil.  Adam Scott finds himself the stepfather to the Anti-Christ.  Don’t you hate it when that happens? Little Evil will be making it’s debut on the streaming service on Sept. 1st so of course – a trailer had to be released.  The synopsis is short and sweet: “Gary, who just married Samantha only to find out that […]

Straight From San Diego Comic Con – Behold The ‘Stranger Things S2’ Thriller Trailer

Easily one of the most anticipated events coming out of the San Diego Comic Con was the Stranger Things panel that was slated for today and the anticipation paid off big time as we got ourselves one kick ass three-minute long tease of what appears to be yet another season of throw back horror awesomeness. From the opening scene of the gang playing Dragon’s Liar to the inclusion of Vincent Price once again reciting his […]

[Podcast] Castlevania – Spider-Man: Homecoming – Episode 223 – Horror News Radio

First up for the Grue-Crew is the surprising bloody and entertaining Castlevania animated original series found on Netflix. Doc and Thomas cannot let the Spider-Man: Homecoming film swing by without spinning a wondrous web around the latest Marvel film. Dave drops into the Horror News of the Week with Scream Factory’s release of The Poughkeepsie Tapes, a short horror film contest run by James Wan, and a scary discussion on “Post-Horror”.  Closing out the show Thomas […]

Stump The Saint – Stake The Saint

Stump The Saint – Horror News Radio’s weekly game show in which the listeners guide Thomas Mariani to the trivia questions poised to stump Santos “The Black Saint” Ellin Jr. Despite his love of trivia, Santos is capable of being stumped on a weekly basis! As to where the audience comes in to Stump The Saint it’s quite simple: Look at the individual topic for that week Comment – either in this post or in the comments […]

[Podcast] The Devil’s Candy (2017) – Episode 210 – Horror News Radio

The Grue-Crew settle down to tackle the latest film from director Sean Byrne titled The Devil’s Candy. The film universally surprised the crew with its heavy metal sensibilities and strong family core brilliantly blended with a horrific tale of madness, murder, and possession. Featuring Ethan Embry, Shiri Appleby, Kiara Glasco, and Pruitt Taylor Vince, The Devil’s Candy hits hard and fast with a quick paced 79 minutes. Highly recommended, a review to grab your attention. For […]

Director Mike Flanagan Bringing A Horror Classic To Netflix

Shirley Jackson’s classic horror tale The Haunting Of Hill House has been adapted twice – once in 1963 by Robert Wise and again in 1999 by Jan Debont but until now – it has never been adapted for TV.  Technically – it’s being adapted for Netflix but in a series format with a 10 episode first season locked and loaded to be helmed by Mike Flanagan. Mike Flanagan is coming off a great year.  2016 […]

Netflix Delves Into The Minds Of Serial Killers With The Teaser Debut Of ‘Mindhunter’

Netflix is slaying it on the genre front – seems like every time you turn around there is another new project that is added to the must watch list and today this holds true once again.  A new collaboration between the streaming service and David Fincher has resulted in Mindhunter and damn if it doesn’t like fine.  Here’s the teaser. Ok, here’s what we know.  The show will debut in October and stars Jonathan Groff, […]

Big Things Await – Trailer For Stranger Things S2 Reveals A Monstrous Foe

We’re all coming away as winners from Super Bowl 51 as during the airing of the big game a short – yet amazing teaser aired for Season Two of the smash-hit Netflix series Stranger Things and instantly sent genre fans into a frenzy. Now – we don’t see much but what we get is the stuff dreams are made of.  Have a look! The big take aways from that viewing?  A new – huge threat […]

Netflix Teases ‘The Discovery’ And It’s Nothing If Not Interesting

Netflix has become an excellent source of stand-alone genre programming.  I don’t think I need to remind any of you about a little show called Stranger Things and The OA – while not embraced by the fans as rabidly as Stranger Things – is a damn fine show none the less.   We’ve talked previously about the new Drew Barrymore vehicle The Santa Clara Diet, that is hitting the streaming service soon and now we […]