The Dead 2Â (2014)Â is not only the swag in the prize pack from Anchor Bay Entertainment in this week’s trivia contest, it is also the topic of this week’s review. It’s zombie action set in India from The Ford Brothers who brought the horror communityÂ The Dead.Â
DaveÂ sharesÂ the horror news of the weekÂ with previews ofÂ The Walking Dead,Â American Horror Story: Freak ShowÂ andÂ Carver. Santos prepares for another round of STUMP THE SAINT and Doc joins Dave in reviewingÂ The Den.
Co-hostsÂ Doc Rotten,Â Santos (The Black Saint) Ellin Jr.,Â Dave Dreher,Â Thomas Mariani and Vixen, the voice of reason, are back again this week to give you the best in horror as they recap, review and obliterate all that is horror this week! Â This week we announce that it isÂ time to enter for a chance to win Anchor Bay Entertainments’sÂ The DeadÂ andÂ The Dead 2Â giveaway prize pack.
The Dead 2Â (2014)Â
Drawing their inspiration from the lumbering ghouls in George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the Dead, the Ford Brothers return to their own franchise with The Dead 2. The film, set in India, follows an American who races to reunite with this loved ones as zombies rise to take over the world. Santos, Dave and Thomas gatherÂ in one corner while Doc stands alone in the other as the grue-crew review the film.
What Have You BeenÂ Watching:Â The Den
Dave steps up with the “What Have You Been Watching” content this week with the found footage film, The Den, currently playing on Netflix. The film follows a researcher studying the behavior of online video chatters until she runs across a patron of The Den who is brutally murdered in front of her. Dave shares how much he enjoyed the film.
Horror News of the Week for 09/08/2014
Dave Dreher Â shares the Horror News of the Week beginning with news of AMC greenlighting a companion series ofÂ The Walking Dead. The director ofÂ Room 237Â is returning withÂ NightmareÂ recreating nightmares from those experiencing night terrors. The Soska Sisters guest starÂ in the Canadian horror film,Â Blackburn. The extended teaser forÂ American Horror Story: Freak ShowÂ finally reveals the characters from season 4. And, finally, the trailer forÂ CarverÂ is released, the Halloween horror film from 14 year old director Emily DiPrimio.
Contest: Anchor Bay Blu-RayÂ giveaway ofÂ The Dead and The Dead 2Â
The Black Saint provides the trivia question for Anchor Bay’s Blu-RayÂ giveaway ofÂ TheÂ DeadÂ andÂ The Dead 2Â coming out SeptemberÂ 16, 2014. Anchor Bay is teaming up with Horror News Radio to give away aÂ copy of the blu-ray release The Dead 2 along with the first film,Â The Dead. Check outÂ http://horrornewsradio.com/trivia-thedead2Â for details. Contest ends midnight, September 16, 2014 and is open to US residents only. Good luck!
Contest: Anchor Bay Blu-RayÂ giveaway of The Walking Dead Season 4 Â
We have a winner! Congratulations to Will GriesmerÂ who will receive a copy ofÂ The Walking Dead Season 4Â Blu-ray from Anchor Bay Entertainment.
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