Happy New Year, Grue Believers! To celebrate, Horror News Radio is going Beyond… Skyline! Yes, the sequel no one asked for is here and it’s better than you’d think. Well, it’s at least better than the first one. Join Frank Grillo and the guys from The Raid as they kick major alien ass. Afterward, The Grue Crew look towards the future and countdown The Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2018, as voted on by you! There are ghastly ghosts, returning slashers and even… a few horror bent superheroes?! Hey, it’s 2018. Anything can happen at this point! Dave Dreher makes his triumphant return after being sick over the holidays with Horror News of the Week! There’s an animated King of the Monsters, giant sharks and Nic Cage swinging a sledgehammer at children. What’s not to love? Joining the Crew for all of this is South Korea correspondent & co-host of Decades of Horror: The Classic Era Joseph Perry! What a way to ring in 2018!
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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK [00:05:43]
- Mom And Dad trailer gives us fear of parental guidance
- Mike Flanagan wants to adapt wants to adapt Doctor Sleep and Lisey’s Story
- Dee Wallace joins the cast of Dead Afterlife
- Trailer debuts for animated Netflix offering Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters
- First still debuts for Meg as the film prepares for its summer release
FEATURE REVIEW: BEYOND SKYLINE [00:22:02]
- Beyond Skyline (2017)
- director/writer: Liam O’Donnell
- cast: Frank Grillo, Bojana Novakovic, Jonny Weston, Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian, Antonio Fargas
- In February, we will be working with the Nevermore Film Festival in Durham, NC to present THE MANITOU on the Big Screen in honor of Santos Ellin Jr. / the Black Saint. Anyone who can make it to the Festival the weekend of February 23 – 25, 20i18. We will have more details as we get closer to the dates. Head over here to keep up with this event.
SPECIAL FEATURE: Most Anticipated Horror Films of 2018 [00:54:00]
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