Horror Channel Frightfest 2017

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Yay Frightfest is nearly upon us once more and its back in its proper home at the heart of London’s West End for its 18th  ‘adults-only’ anniversary. As if that isn’t enough there’s… Continue reading

Big Bad Wolf (2006) Friday Morning Creature Feature

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OK here’s my theory about teen monster movies. They are written and directed by the sort of people who were rejected and had the piss taken out of them by the so-called ‘cool… Continue reading

The Pogles

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My feature about how The Pogles traumatised a whole generation of small people is now live at Diabolique read it here. See the first episode below, later there will be fairy children, an… Continue reading

Lost Boy – Exclusive Blog Tour post by Christina Henry

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We loved Christina Henry’s dystopian takes on Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking Glass in Alice and Red Queen, so we were extra specially excited to hear that she was turning… Continue reading

Mutant (1984) – A Belated Friday Morning Creature Feature

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OK bite me again, harder if you like but we have been busy on some pre-production movie stuff. So last week I dug this little gem out of the DVD locker. Mutant (1984)… Continue reading

Dark Cities – Edited by Christopher Golden

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So you go on a hot date, pull that buff stranger, then while your new flame is in the bathroom one of his dogs tells you that your new boyfriend is a serial… Continue reading

Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits – David Wong

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Confession time, this book has been sitting in my to read pile for two years. It’s probably the best travelled book I own, having been packed for holidays to Spain, Portugal, Montenegro, Croatia,… Continue reading

King Kong Lives (1986) Friday Morning Creature Feature

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OK it’s Saturday already so bite me if you want, but how could I resist the idea that King Kong had somehow survived the carnage inflicted by those helicopter gunships at the conclusion… Continue reading

Captain Kronos Vampire Hunter Comic

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We are big Hammer Horror fans at the Hothouse and have been loving the recent Hammer Mummy comics from our good friends at Titan Comics. Well now there’s even more to get excited… Continue reading

Echoes of the Passed Trailer

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We are really looking forward to seeing haunted house shocker Echoes of the Passed from our good friends at Crossroad Pictures. Back in July last year director Scott Lyus told us that ‘Echoes… Continue reading

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