Reviews of BEHIND YOU and WHY DON’T YOU JUST DIE on Gruesome Magazine 112

This week, the Grue-Crew review a pair of films that deal with death and revenge. The first film this week, WHY DON’T YOU JUST DIE! from director Kirill Sokolov, follows an angry thug who gets in gruesomely way over his head. The second film, BEHIND YOU from directors Andrew Mecham and Matthew Whedon, follows a pair of orphaned sisters who find horrors await them at their estranged aunt’s home.

Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s share their thoughts about this week’s awesome collection of streaming horror films. Joining the crew this week is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher!

Gruesome Magazine Podcast – Episode 112


Andrei, a detective and the world’s most horrible father, brings together a terrible group of people in his apartment: his resentful actress daughter, an angry thug, and a cheated cop. Each one of them has a reason to want revenge.

  • Director: Kirill Sokolov
  • Cast: Aleksandr Kuznetsov, Vitaliy Khaev, Evgeniya Kregzhde

Release: Why Don’t You Just Die! will be available nationwide on Digital HD April 20th.


Two young sisters find that all the mirrors in their estranged aunt’s house are covered or hidden. When one of them happens upon a mirror in the basement, she unknowingly releases a malicious demon.

  • Director: Andrew Mecham, Matthew Whedon
  • Cast: Addy Miller, Elizabeth Birkner, Jan Broberg

Release: Available on Digital April 17, 2020




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.