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[Podcast] Indie Infestation is here to consume you!

In the inaugural episode of Indie Infestation Joe Fittos “The Thug” and his co-hosts Justin Seaman and Zane Hershberger of the Barn and 10/31 projects consume the mind of the award-winning writer and director Jonathan Straiton, the man behind Night of Something Strange and the upcoming martial arts zombie flick Johnny Z.  As this is […]

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Nowhere Is Safe When “House Shark” Swims Into Your Neighborhood

Director Ron Bonk is a legend in the indie horror community and anytime he has a new release heading our way – it’s reason to sit up and take notice. So – let’s talk about House Shark. We got a trailer – and it is full of Bonk’s trademark humor, and oh so much blood.  […]

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The Team Behind Night of Something Strange Announce Johnny Z – a Winning Blend of Land of the Dead and The Raid

As you know from the podcasts, reviews, and magazine articles, the Grue-Crew are big fans of Jonathan Straiton and his feature film Night of Something Strange. Currently, the maverick director is developing his follow up feature Johnny Z and he needs our help to get it done. The team behind NOSS have an Indiegogo campaign […]

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[Trailer] “House Shark” (2018): You’re Going to Need a Bigger House

At HNR and Gruesome Magazine, we adore the teams behind Night of Something Strange and She Kills. Their wacky sensibilities are highly entertaining and transcend their budgets. Director Ron Bonk returns with HOUSE SHARK about a house with a … shark problem. Uh…how in the holy hell does that happen? Who cares! Check out the […]

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“She Kills”: Indie Grindhouse Homage Thrusts Itself Onto Home Video

Indie horror-comedy She Kills has gotten lots of positive buzz on the festival circuit. It hit iTunes, Amazon Video, and Vimeo in the fall of 2016, and now SRS Cinema is getting ready to release it to home video (DVD, cable, and VOD) on April 11, 2017. Check out the trailer for writer/director Ron Bonk‘s homage to 1970s drive-in […]

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The Black Saint’s Top Ten Horror Films Of 2016

As 2016 draws to its inevitable close, it’s time for me to look back on the (literally) hundreds of movies I’ve seen this year and decide which ten were my absolute favorites. A heady task, I know – but someone who calls himself “The Black Saint” has gotta do it. And since I’m the only […]

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“Night of Something Strange” (GenreBlast 2016): Offensive In Every Way, Entertaining With Every Frame

Director Jonathan Straiton, along with co-writers Ron Bonk and Mean Gene, may have created the most distasteful, objectionable and vulgar horror film of the past decade. And, it is absolutely magnificent. The film is Night of Something Strange and it should not be missed. It will offend everyone in some shape or form. Count on […]