gorehound

gorehound

(ˈɡɔːˌhaʊnd)
n
(Film) an enthusiast of gory horror films
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The Descent Sunday, C4, 12.05am Geordie gorehound Neil Marshall directed one of the best British horror films of recent years with this nail-chewing thriller about six women on a caving trip trapped underground in an unexplored cavern.
Gorehound Eli Roth reasserts his position as leader of the "splat pack," an unofficial fraternity of directors dedicated to topping one another's stomach-churning antics, with "Hostel: Part II." His ultra-grisly pics may be an acquired taste, but Roth seems more than happy to feed auds' appetites for hardcore horror, taking three European tourists on a detour through his Slovak killing factory.
Even the most bloodthirsty gorehound knows that originality is always the first victim when a sequel wields its machete.