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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Horror News Radio 40 — Paranormal Activity The Marked Ones

Horror News Radio, the official HorrorNews.Net podcast, episode 40 is available at HorrorNewsRadio.com and HorrorNews.Net. The grue-crew take a look at the latest Paranormal Activity film to hit the theaters and the first horror film of 2014, Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones. While Doc enjoyed the film immensely,  Santos steps in proclaim his distaste for […]

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Horror News Radio Eps 39 – The Top 10 Best Horror Films of 2013

Be sure to check out HorrorNewsRadio.com and HorrorNews.Net for the latest episode of Horror News Radio, the official HorrorNews.net Podcast. Episode 39 has Doc, Dave, Santos and Thomas recapping, revisiting and remembering their top 10 horror films for 2013. And you know they do not agree. Horror News Radio The Official HorrorNews.Net Podcast Episode 39 […]

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Decades of Horror: The 1970s

Beginning in 2014, Santos Ellin Jr (The Black Saint) and Doc Rotten travel back in time to the 1970s to revisit, recap and review all their favorite classics – and not-so-classic – films of the decade. Films like Blacula, The Brood, Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Things, The Car and The Incredible Melting Man are […]

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Golden Age of Horror: The Universal Monster Podcast

Beginning January 2014, Dave Dreher and Doc Rotten are teaming up to bring the classics from the Golden Age of Horror to the forefront. Each month with The Golden Age of Horror podcast will tackle one of the classic horror films from the beginning of horror cinema. Primarily focusing on the Universal Classic, other genre […]

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Horror News Radio

Each week, Doc Rotten, Dave Dreher, Santos Ellin Jr. (The Black Saint), Thomas Mariani and Vixen, the voice of reason, gather together to discuss the latest horror films and horror news of the week on Horror News Radio, the offiical HorrorNews.Net podcast.