Podcast: Horror News Radio – Eps 64

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The Human Race (2013) from director Paul Hough spins a combination of Battle Royale and Saw on its ears creating a terrifying tale that has Santos Ellin Jr. and Vixen singing its praises while Doc and Thomas are far less impressed. Kudos to Eddie McGee for portraying a complex heroic character. “Run or Die!” Doc steps in for Dave this week to bring the news of the week with Robert Englund (returning as Freddy Kruger for … Continue reading

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Film Review: Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 (1987)

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SYNOPSIS: Ricky is a mentally unstable young man who decides to follow in his psychotic brother’s footsteps and go on a killing spree dressed as Santa Claus. REVIEW: It’s Christmas, and one of the Martin family’s long-standing holiday traditions is to watch Silent Night, Deadly Night (and the original Black Christmas) the Saturday night before X-mas. This year we were lucky enough to watch Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2 as well, and while it … Continue reading

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Yuletide Terror Slashes its Way Onscreen as ‘Silent Night’ Trailer Debuts

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Director Steven C. Miller’s semi remake of Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984) is be-heading our way for this holiday season and we’ve got all the gory details and a nifty new trailer for you right here. Slaying its way into select theaters on November 30th, Anchor Bay Films presents Silent Night on screen in ten major U.S. metropolitan areas . The Blu-ray/DVD combo and DVD will be available on December 4th. Directed by Steven C. … Continue reading

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Film Review: Silent Night Deadly Night (1984)

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SYNOPSIS: Years after witnessing his parents perish at the hands of a burglar disguised as Santa Claus, Billy Chapman dons a Kris Kringle suit of his own and goes on a terrible holiday killing spree, finally returning to the abusive orphanage that raised him. ‘Tis the season for yuletide mayhem! Charles E. Sellier Jr. directs this horror cult favorite, co-starring Robert Brian Wilson and Lilyan Chauvin. REVIEW: Written by: Michael Hickey Directed by: Charles E. … Continue reading

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Holiday Horrors: Rare Exports and Sint

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Doc Rotten shares some Holiday Cheer Fear. From time to time horror film makers point their carnivorous camera lenses at Santa Claus and create holiday horror treats that tear and claw at the world’s fascination with jolly old Saint Nick. This season is no different with two European filmmakers putting Santa through the wringer. With both features hearkening back to the ancient European legends of Saint Nicholas, the Krumpas and Sinterklaas, Jalmari Helander’s Rare Exports: … Continue reading

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