Mar 31, 2020
This week, the Grue-Crew review a pair of films in which searching for reality in the horrors that surround yield tragic results. The first film this week, THE ROOM from director Marcel Walz, follows a pair of podcast hosts searching for The Wooden Devil. The second film, THE PLATFORM from director Malgorzata Szumowska, follows a young woman born into a cult society searching for the true meaning behind the Shepherd.
Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio. Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era. And Crystal Cleveland, the Livin6Dead6irl from Decades of Horror: 1980s share their thoughts about this week's awesome collection of streaming horror films. Joining the crew this week is Horror News Radio co-host, Dave Dreher!
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THE PLATFORM - THE ROOM
Matt and Kate buy an isolated house. While moving, they discover a strange room that grants them an unlimited number of material wishes. But, since Kate has had two miscarriages, what they miss the most is a child.IMDb
Release: Currently available on SHUDDER
Inside a vertical prison system, inmates are assigned to a level and forced to ration food from a platform that moves between the floors. Directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia, The Platform is a twisted social allegory about mankind at its darkest and hungriest.IMDb
Release: Currently available on NETFLIX