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Gruesome Magazine - Horror Movie Reviews and Interviews

Jul 8, 2018

This week, the Grue-Crew escape a fiery inferno, shack up in a lighthouse and smack down a trio of serial killers. First up is the disaster feature Inferno: Skyscraper Escape from director Eric Summer featuring Claire Forlani and Jamie Bamber as a couple who must save their children from a burning skyscraper. The second film, The Lighthouse from director Chris Crow, features a pair of terrific performances from Mark Lewis Jones and Michael Jibson. Rounding out the show is the slasher film throwback Minutes to Midnight from director Christopher Ray featuring meaty roles from William Baldwin, Richard Grieco, and Bill Moseley. The hunt is on for the diamond in the rough. Doc Rotten from Horror News Radio and Jeff Mohr from Decades of Horror: The Classic Era are joined by Rafe Telsch and Vanessa Thompson. 

Gruesome Magazine Podcast - Episode 027
Minutes to Midnight - The Lighthouse - Inferno: Skyscraper Escape


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Inferno: Skyscraper Escape (aka Crystal Inferno)

Disaster hits when two teenagers are caught in a fire on the 20th floor of a skyscraper. Their parents are on the 60th. Will they survive the flames?


Director: Eric Summer
Cast: Claire Forlani, Jamie Bamber, Riley Jackson


The Lighthouse

Based on real events which saw two lighthouse keepers stranded for months at sea in a freak storm, the film tells a tale of death, madness, and isolation; a desolate trip into the heart of human darkness.


Director: Chris Crow
Cast: Mark Lewis Jones, Michael Jibson


Minutes to Midnight

Minutes to Midnight is a movie starring William Baldwin, Richard Grieco, and Bill Moseley. On the cusp of New Year's Eve, seven friends and a mysterious backpacker converge at a desolate ski lodge in the mountains when they are systematically hunted down by ruthless masked men with a cryptic agenda.


Director: Christopher Ray
Cast: William Baldwin, Richard Grieco, Bill Moseley