Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 51

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Hazmat (2014) is only one of the films covered in this episode of Horror News Radio when Doc shares his selection for the “What Have You Been Watching” segment recorded LIVE at theMad Monster Party in Charlotte, NC. Santos steps in as well to cover PMS Cop (2014) to Doc’s surprise. Oh, my. Santos and Doc also take to task a few of the live audience members asking a series of horror trivia questions in order to win one of two … Continue reading

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Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 50

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In Fear (2014) tops the 50th episode of Horror News Radio. And, HNR is teaming up with Anchor Bay to provide a Blu-Ray Prize Pack Giveaway including In Fear and No One Lives to one lucky U.S. HNR listener. Thomas Mariani returns to discuss his trip to Austin, Texas to attend South By Southwest and he shares his Top 5 Claustrophobic Horror Films. Doc Rotten steps in for the under-the-weather Dave Dreher this episode for … Continue reading

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HorrorNews.Net & Horror News Radio attending The Mad Monster Party Charlotte, NC March 21-23, 2014

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HorrorNews.Net and Horror News Radio is set to descend upon Charlotte, North Carolina the weekend of March 21-23, 2014 in order to participate in The Mad Monster Party horror convention. It promises to be three days of monstrous fun! The guest list is insane, the events are incredible and the film festival will not be outdone. All HorrorNews.Net readers and Horror News Radio listeners are invited to come by the HNN/HNR table to visit with … Continue reading

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Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 49

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300: Rise of the Empire (2014) is hacking and slashing its gory way through the competition at the box office this weekend. The film is spectacular in its graphics, style and star Eva Green. While the grue-crew is not in 100 percent agreement, the conversation gets into the crazed violent, abundance of bloodshed and one specific line of dialog – which cannot be repeated here. If you have seen the film, you know the one! Santos … Continue reading

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Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 48

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Patrick: Evil Awakens (2014) is a modern retelling of the 1979 Aussie hit, Patrick. In the remake, Sharni Vinson steps into the lead role as the nurse taking care of the titular character who lies in a coma at a private psychiatric hospital. If you have seen the original, you know that Patrick holds a deadly, terrifying secret. The grue-crew get the opportunity to view and recap the film on this episode of Horror News Radio. … Continue reading

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Interview: Jamie McRoberts (Mutantville Productions, Mad Monster Party)

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Welcome to another episode of The Future of Horror, an interview podcast featuring new, upcoming talent in horror, The show is a sibling podcast to Horror News Radio, the official HorrorNews.Net podcast. With each episode, the show’s host, Doc Rotten, spotlights a director, an actor, a screenwriter, an effects artists, a film maker conquering hurdles and barriers to get their films made, to follow their passion, to make horror films. Jamie McRoberts is an independent film director out … Continue reading

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Podcast: Monster Movie Podcast – Eps 59

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Happy Halloween! What films do you watch each October? That is a question that fascinated Doc and this week’s co-host, Dave Dreher. So, the two joined forces and compiled a list of eight (8) horror films they watch each October to celebrate Halloween. Classic with Vincent Price, Boris Karloff and Lon Chaney, Jr. along with newer films like the terrific anthology film, Trick R Treat. Doc and Dave sit back for an hour and reminisce about … Continue reading

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Trailer: Mad Monster Party Feature Clip 2

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Trailer: Mad Monster Party Feature Clip 2 When Dr Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls an international roster of monsters to a creepy convention to elect his successor…

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Trailer: Mad Monster Party Feature Clip 1

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Trailer: Mad Monster Party Feature Clip 1 When Dr Frankenstein decides to retire from the monster-making business, he calls an international roster of monsters to a creepy convention to elect his successor…

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Calling All Ghouls To the ‘Mad Monster Party’

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MAD MONSTER PARTY Street Date: 9/4/12 Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack SRP: $14.99 What better way to get in the Halloween sprit than by celebrating with a monster party? Lionsgate Home Entertainment makes Mad Monster Party available for the first time in High Definition with the release of the Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray + DVD) as well as HD Digital Download and On Demand arriving just in time for the spookiest holiday of the year as well … Continue reading

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Announcing the Mad Monster Party Carolina Challenge!

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Charlotte, NC – The South’s premiere horror, sci-fi and fantasy convention – the Mad Monster Party – is returning on March 22nd – 24th, 2013. Last year’s convention saw the screening of several amazing works including the Fantastic Tales of the Unknown, Pyschic Brats, and Patrick Rea’s Nailbiter which went on to win “Best Horror” and was reviewed in Fangoria magazine and has since gone on to win awards at festivals across the country. The … Continue reading

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Mad Monster Party Film Festival 2012 Winners Announced!

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CHARLOTTE, NC — This past weekend over ten thousand people converged on the Blake Hotel for a celebration of the fantastic with the Mad Monster Party and Mad Monster Party FIlm Festival. The fans came to see illustrious guests such as Brad Dourif, Rutger Hauer, Ace Frehley, as well as fresh new faces like Addy Miller and Chandler Riggs of The Walking Dead. What they were treated to was three days on non-stop genre entertainment … Continue reading

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‘Tales from Mutantville’ World Premiere at Mad Monster

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TALES FROM MUTANTVILLE OFFERS THREE SHORTS TO GIVE HORROR SHOT IN ARM AT MAD MONSTER PARTY WORLD PREMIERE! CHARLOTTE, NC – The long awaited horror anthology from Mutantville Productions TALES FROM MUTANTVILLE premieres Friday March 23rd at 7:30pm during the MAD MONSTER PARTY at the Blake Hotel. TALES FROM MUTANTVILLE is an horror anthology comprised of INDIGO CHILD, FAMILY FIEND, and SCARECROW AT MIDNIGHT. TALES FROM MUTANTVILLE features appearances from Joan Schuermeyer (Piano Lady Kill … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mad Monster Party (1967)

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SYNOPSIS: Boris Karloff and Phyllis Diller lend their vocal talents to this bizarre stop-motion animated parody of horror films. Dr. Frankenstein makes plans for his retirement and convenes a meeting of all monsters to announce his replacement. As word spreads that the doctor is going to choose his young nephew-protégé for the position, the visiting creatures plot a coup d’état that would leave Dr. Frankenstein retired … permanently. REVIEW: “It’s the Silliest Party of the … Continue reading

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