[Review] NIGHT OF THE HUNTED (2023, SHUDDER) Looks & Sounds Great Despite The Dialogue

The Grue-Crew review NIGHT OF THE HUNTED (2023, SHUDDER) on Gruesome Magazine episode 481. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era, Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s, award-winning filmmaker Christopher G. Moore, lead news writer Dave Dreher, and Doc Rotten share their thoughts about this week’s frightening addition to streaming horror films.

Warning: possible spoilers after the initial impressions!


Synopsis: When an unsuspecting woman stops at a remote gas station in the dead of night, she’s made the plaything of a sociopath sniper with a secret vendetta. To survive she must not only dodge his bullets and fight for her life, but also figure out who wants her dead and why.

  • Available Streaming on SHUDDER beginning October 20, 2023
  • Directed by: Franck Khalfoun
  • Written by: Franck Khalfoun, Rubén Ávila Calvo, Glen Freyer, David R.L.
  • Cast: Monaia Abdelrahim, Abbe Andersen, J. John Bieler, Brian Breiter, Brenda Nunez, Aleksandar Popovic, Isaiah Reyes, Camille Rowe, Jeremy Scippio, Stasa Stanic


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.