Horror Brought to Life: Phobia (2014) at the CUT!

Twas the last CUT! before Christmas when all through London’s Horse Hospital, not a creature  was stirring… Except when something really scary happened! Yes the final CUT! presentation before Christmas, Phobia was a bit of a roller coaster, with shocks coming thick and fast. MacKinlay (Michael Jefferson) is an agoraphobic who hasn’t left his apartment in a dark New York…

Trailer: World War Z

Originally set for release in the UK back in January, now pipped for late June, it feels like Brad Pitt has been filming World War Z for an eternity. At the beginning of February we were treated to our first look of the highly anticipated film with the release of the teaser trailer and now, finally,…

Other: Q&A with director Daniel DelPurgatorio

Director Daniel DelPurgatorio catches up with The Horror Hothouse’s Emma Knock in an exclusive interview to discuss his short film Other that has been wowing audiences at just about every independent film festival you’ve ever heard of! Other, directed by Daniel DelPurgatorio, focuses on doctor Patrick (David Steiger) who has become obsessed with trying to cure…

Indie Buzz: Other (2012) Review

Selected for screening at almost 50 film festivals and winning 15 awards last year including ‘Best Short Film’ at United Film Festival Chicago and Celluloid Screams: Sheffield Horror Festival, it’s safe to say that we at The Horror Hothouse were really looking forward to watching this highly-tipped indie body-horror/sci-fi flick. Running at just 15 minutes…

Trailer: The Lords of Salem

Originally hailed as one of our most anticipated horror of 2012 before it got pushed back to this year, The Horror Hothouse have been waited with baited breath for the release of Rob Zombie’s The Lords of Salem – as we’re sure all of you are to. Last week we got to feast our eyes on…

New Photo from the Set of Insidious 2

Last week we whet your appetite for the return of the allmighty Insidious with a photo of the house that the next installment will be filmed in and now we have another photo from the set of Insidious 2. James Wan, co-writer and director of next the upcoming sequel, has posted a new picture on his…

World War Z Teaser

  We’re going zombie mad at the Horror Hothouse! And can you blame us? It’s the film makers fault, pumping out one quality flick after another, horde after horde shuffling into my heart. We are not amongst the undead, we are only human… That brings us nicely to our next point, World War Z. Forget…

Hothouse Hunk: Nicholas Hoult (February 2013)

He’s come a long way since his humble days as a child actor or the over-indulged tween on the English television series Skins. His star is now rising and Nicholas is well on his way to becoming one of the most promising and exciting young actors around and he has really been showing he’s skills…

Photo From The Set Of INSIDIOUS 2!

I’MSOEXCITEDICOULDSCREAM! *breathe* Ok, now I’ve gotten that out of my system I can talk. It’s not much, a scrap even, but we now have a picture from the set of the upcoming Insidious 2 courtesy of Leigh Whannell. Cameras have officially started rolling for an August release and as huge fans of the first film,…

Indie Buzz: Other (2012) Trailer & Stills

This week we’ve come over all sci-fi, first White Space and now this exciting new short. Running at just 15 minutes Other, directed by Daniel DelPurgatorio, centres on doctor Patrick (David Steiger) who has become obsessed with trying to ‘alter his own grim prognosis’ through a series of strange and bizarre experiments. It is whilst he…