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[Review] The Snowman (2017) – by Doc Rotten

The Snowman (2017) has all the right ingredients to make a riveting, mind-blowing thriller. It has a solid director with Tomas Alfredson (Let the Right One In) and a popular source material from author Jo Nesbo. The film, produced by none other than Martin Scorsese, features a stellar cast including Michael Fassbender, Rebeccas Furguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg, […]

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[Podcast] The Snowman (2017) – Leatherface (2017) – Episode 238 – Horror News Radio

Halloween comes in hot and cold for The Grue Crew. On one side of the pillow is the cool horrendous-ness of The Snowman, the latest thriller from Tomas Alfredson (Let The Right One In) that has everyone talking… for the wrong reasons. On the other side is Leatherface, the latest prequel for the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise from the […]

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[Contest] The Snowman (2017) Swag Bag Exclusive Giveaway from Universal Studios

The Grue-crew are excited to be covering the upcoming thriller The Snowman (2017) featuring fan favorite Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson. Look for a review on Gruesome Magazine and a detailed discussion on Horror News Radio episode 238. Just in time for the chillier season, The Snowman promises thrills aplenty as Detective Harry Hole (Fassbender) […]

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[Podcast] Alien: Covenant – Twin Peaks the Return – Episode 216 – Horror News Radio

The Alien franchise returns to theaters this past weekend with Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant. While it is a direct sequel to Prometheus, featuring fan-favorite David (Michael Fassbender), the film suggests a new origin for the xenomorph species….and a plethora of gory, gruesome special effects! For the What Have You Been Watching segment, Thomas visits David […]

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“Alien Covenant” (2017): Closer Yet No Cigar

After returning to the Alien franchise with 2012’s Prometheus, director Ridley Scott has even more baggage. Not only the weight of his successful start & James Cameron’s initial sequel, but the massive disappointment of the entries that followed and divisive reception of his own return. With Alien Covenant, the question on everyone’s mind is would he progress the larger thematics of religion […]

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20th Century Fox Celebrates Christmas In Style With The Unwrapping Of A Trailer For ‘Alien: Covenant’

Easily one of the most anticipated films of the 2017 season – Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant has been the source of much conversation and fan interest.  We’ve all been waiting to get a look at he might have in store for us with this continuation of the Prometheus story and if this trailer can serve […]

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[Podcast] X-Men: Apocalypse – Slasher – Episode 165 – Horror News Radio

Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr return for another spin in Marvel’s X-Universe with X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. Bryan Singer directs another sequel featuring all your favorite merry mutants: Professor X (James McAvoy), Magneto (Michael Fassbender), Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence), Beast (Nicholas Hoult), Quicksilver (Evan Peters), Jean Grey (Sophie Turner), Cyclops (Tye Sheridan), Havok (Lucas Till), Nightcrawler (Kodi Smit-McPhee), […]

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“X-Men Apocalypse” (2016): A Greatest Hits Re-Recording With Far Lesser Arrangements

“Well, we can all agree that the third one is always the worst,” says Jean Grey (Sophie Turner), shortly after leaving a screening of Return of the Jedi with fellow classmates Cyclops (Tye Sheridan), Nightcrawler (Kodi-Smit McPhee) and Jubilee (Lana Condor, in one of her two scenes). It’s obviously a smirking wink at X-Men: The Last […]