Bargain Basement of Horror Roundup

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So what was in the first half of December’s Bargain Basement of Horror? First up was Ghostboat (AKA Alarmed 2014) which was a quid in Poundland. Samantha (Jennifer Stuckert) is acquitted on the… Continue reading

The Black Cat (2017)

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We just love The Black Cat, the whimsical new short movie from the Indian director Bhargav Saikia. Based upon a short story by Ruskin Bond the film features Tom Alter in his final… Continue reading

Anno Dracula: One Thousand Monsters by Kim Newman

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Hot on the heels of Kim Newman’s collected Anno Dracula 1895: Seven Days in Mayhem comics comes Anno Dracula One Thousand Monsters. It’s 1899 and Prince Dracula has exiled a group of vampires… Continue reading

This Week’s Bargain Basement of Horror Roundup

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It’s been a busy week in the Hothouse DVD Bargain Basement. First up was Scream at the Devil (2016) which was a quid in Poundland. Artist Mirium (Shari Shattuck) takes off to Venice… Continue reading

Anno Dracula 1895: Seven Days in Mayhem collection

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Just in time for the festering season our good friends at Titan Comics have collected together all five issues of Kim Newman and Paul McCaffrey’s Anno Dracula 1895: Seven Days in Mayhem comics… Continue reading

Strangled (AKA A Martfui Rem, 2016)

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Based upon a true set of events (known as the Monster of Martfu killings), the action in  Strangled takes place in the rural Hungarian town of Martfu. In 1958 Akos Reti (Gabor Jaszberenyi)… Continue reading

New Fears Edited by Mark Morris

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One of the must have staples for horror fans growing up in the 1960s and 1970s were the annual Pan Book of Horror Stories edited by Herbert Van Thal. Packing the very best… Continue reading

Dark Circus London Premiere

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OK I have to fess up, that as the movie’s Twitter ringmaster, I had more than just a casual interest Julia Ostertag’s occult urban fantasy Dark Circus so I was really excited when… Continue reading

Predator (1987) back in UK and Irish Cinemas

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It’s hard to believe that John McTiernan’s Predator is now 30 years old. To celebrate this anniversary Predator is being re-released in British and Irish cinemas. Having missed the big screen experience first… Continue reading

La Virgen Descalza Crowdfunding

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La Virgen Descalza is a short psychological horror film written and directed by Lone Fleming, based upon her own novel The Discalced Virgin. The film tells the story of Leonor who on the… Continue reading

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