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.
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BAD HAIR (2020, HULU) Review – Both Scary and Funny, Vanessa Williams for the Win

Tonight, we review BAD HAIR (2020, HULU). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher! Join […]

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THE 13 GHOSTS OF BLY MANOR – All the Hauntings in NETFLIX’s Creepiest Love Story

On this episode of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew explore… THE 13 GHOSTS OF BLY MANOR. SPOILERS AHEAD Revisit each spirit in the creepy gothic romance, streaming now on NETFLIX, from the most obvious ghost to the ones hidden in plain sight! Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all […]

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AMC NETWORKS’ SHUDDER ANNOUNCES “SHUDDERFEST”

ANNOUNCING “SHUDDERFEST,”A FREE, DAY-LONG VIRTUAL HALLOWEEN EVENT THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31 Streaming Celebration to Feature Clancy Brown, Keith David, Robert Englund, Kirk Hammett, Kamil Oshundara, Greg Nicotero, Arrow de Wilde, and Many More October 27, 2020 — New York, NY — Staying home for Halloween this year? Fear not: Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller, […]

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AMC NETWORKS’ SHUDDER TEAMS WITH KILBURN LIVE FOR NEW IMMERSIVE HALLOWEEN DRIVE-IN EVENT

Ah! The resurrection of the popularity of the DRIVE-IN, what an unexpected 2020 event. Who knew this year would be so… disruptive? Gah. AMC and SHUDDER are celebrating Halloween 2020 and the DRIVE-IN with a special event. Check out the awesome details below and, ff you are in Holmdel NJ, Frisco TX, or Los Angeles […]

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MAY THE DEVIL TAKE YOU TOO (2020, SHUDDER) – One of Best Horror Movies This Year

Tonight, we review MAY THE DEVIL TAKE YOU TOO (2020). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, […]

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THE WITCHES (2020, HBOMax) Review – Can This Watered-Down Remake Find an Audience?

On this episode of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew review… THE WITCHES (2020, HBOMax). Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all the HNR episodes. And check out Patreon to see how to watch the recordings live! This is HORROR NEWS RADIO, the official GRUESOME MAGAZINE podcast. Back with Doc […]

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LOVE AND MONSTERS (2020) Review – Can We Find Love in the Apocalypse?

On this episode of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew review… LOVE AND MONSTERS (2020). Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all the HNR episodes. And check out Patreon to see how to watch the recordings live! This is HORROR NEWS RADIO, the official GRUESOME MAGAZINE podcast. Back with Doc […]

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32 MALASANA ST. (2020, SHUDDER) Horror Movie Review – Top Notch Scares from Spain

Tonight, we review 32 MALASANA STREET (2020). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher! Join […]

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LOVECRAFT COUNTRY Season 1 Episode 10 ‘Full Circle’ The Emotional, Heartbreaking Conclusion

On this episode of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew review… LOVECRAFT COUNTRY (2020) Season 1 Episode 10 “Full Circle” Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all the HNR episodes. And check out Patreon to see how to watch the recordings live! This is HORROR NEWS RADIO, the official GRUESOME […]

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DON’T LOOK BACK (2020) Proves Karma is a Bitch

Tonight, we review DON’T LOOK BACK (2020). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher! Join […]

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THE MORTUARY COLLECTION (2020, SHUDDER) A Terrifying Tomb of Twisted Tales

Tonight, we review THE MORTUARY COLLECTION (2020, SHUDDER). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher! […]

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HELSTROM (2020, HULU) A Supernatural Marvel Adaptation

Tonight, we review HELSTROM (2020, HULU). 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 is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher! Join the […]