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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[Review] NIGHTBOOKS (2021, NETFLIX) A Halloween Treat for All Ages

Tonight, we review NIGHTBOOKS (2021, NETFLIX). 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! Joining us […]

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HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK for September 20, 2021 | Halloween Kills, Nightmare Alley, Elvira on Shudder

HORROR NEWS OF THE WEEK for the week of 9/20/2021 THE LOST BOYS Scheduled for a WB Reboot, once again https://deadline.com/2021/09/the-lost-boys-movie-warner-bros-noah-jupe-1234838991/ Noah (A Quiet Place) Jupe and Jaeden (It) Martell set to starJonathan Entwistle set to directRandy McKinnon set to pen the script Searchlight Pictures teased Guillermo del Toro’s NIGHTMARE ALLEY with its first trailer […]

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WHAT IF (2021, Disney+) Episode 6 Reaction and Review | What If… Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?

Welcome to HEROES & DROIDS, your guide to pop culture movies and TV! This week we review… Marvel Studios’ WHAT IF? (2021, Disney+)Episode 6 – “What If… Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?” On HEROES & DROIDS, we discuss pop culture about Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Disney, and Action. From Marvel to DC, from Star Wars to Star Trek, […]

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[Review] Prisoners of the Ghostland (2021) Uneven Yet Bonkers Nicolas Cage Fantasy Action Film

Tonight, we review PRISONERS OF THE GHOSTLAND (2021, RLJE Films). 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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[Review] Boris Karloff: The Man Behind the Monster (2021) A Passionate Documentary About The Legendary Actor

Tonight, we review BORIS KARLOFF: THE MAN BEHIND THE MONSTER (2021). 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 […]

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Horror News Sept 13, 2021 | HALLOWEEN KILLS, HAUNTED MANSION, LAST NIGHT IN SOHO

HALLOWEEN KILLS Is Now Theatrical Day and Date on PEACOCK ‘Halloween Kills’ Going Theatrical Day & Date On Peacock Available in Theaters and on Peacock on October 15, 2021 Director: David Gordon Green Writers: David Gordon Green, Danny McBride, Scott Teems Based on Characters Created By: John Carpenter and Debra Hill Cast: Judy Greer, Jamie […]

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[Review] BAD CANDY (2021, DREAD/EPIC)

Tonight, we review BAD CANDY (2021, DREAD/EPIC). 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! BAD […]

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[Review] WHAT IF (2021, Disney+) Episode 5 What If…Zombies!?

Welcome to HEROES & DROIDS, your guide to pop culture movies and TV! This week we review… Marvel Studios’ WHAT IF? (2021, Disney+)Episode 5 – “What If… Zombies!?” On HEROES & DROIDS, we discuss pop culture about Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Disney, and Action. From Marvel to DC, from Star Wars to Star Trek, From James Bond […]

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[Review] MALIGNANT (2021) James Wan Ambitiously Swings Between Epic Highs and Disappointing Lows

On episode 466 of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew review… MALIGNANT (2021, Warner Brothers). Warning: possible spoilers after the initial impressions! Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all the HNR episodes. This is HORROR NEWS RADIO, the official GRUESOME MAGAZINE podcast. Back with Doc Rotten once again are the […]

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[Review] WHAT IF (2021, Disney+) Episode 4 What If…Doctor Strange Lost His Heart Instead of His Hands?

Welcome to HEROES & DROIDS, your guide to pop culture movies and TV! This week we review… Marvel Studios’ WHAT IF? (2021, Disney+)Episode 4 – “What If… Doctor Strange Lost His Heart Instead of His Hands?” On HEROES & DROIDS, we discuss pop culture about Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Disney, and Action. From Marvel to DC, from […]

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[Review] WHAT IF (2021, Disney+) Episode 3 What If the World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?

Welcome to HEROES & DROIDS, your guide to pop culture movies and TV! This week we review… Marvel Studios’ WHAT IF? (2021, Disney+)Episode 3 – “What If… the World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?” On HEROES & DROIDS, we discuss pop culture about Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Disney, and Action. From Marvel to DC, from Star Wars to […]

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[Review] MARTYRS LANE (2021, SHUDDER) A Chilling, Atmospheric Ghost Story Mystery

Tonight, we review MARTYRS LANE (2021, SUDDER). 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! MARTYRS […]

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Horror News of the Week for Sept 6, 2021 SALEM’S LOT, TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE, PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 7

On episode 465 of Horror News Radio: The Grue-Crew discuss Horror News of the Week for September 6, 2021… SALEM’S LOT casting, TCM and PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 7 head directly to streaming, and trailers for MOONFALL and THE POSSESSION. Be sure to subscribe to the Gruesome Magazine YouTube channel to catch all the HNR episodes. This […]

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[Review] SHANG CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS (2021) An Epic Marvel Fantasy Masterpiece

Welcome to HEROES & DROIDS, your guide to pop culture movies and TV! This week we review… SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS (2021, Marvel Studios) On HEROES & DROIDS, we discuss pop culture about Superheroes, Sci-Fi, Disney, and Action. From Marvel to DC, from Star Wars to Star Trek, From James Bond […]