Indie Buzz: Lord of Tears (2013) review

It was with eager grasping claws that I tore open the package from Hex Media that the postman had shoved through our letter box. Inside, lovingly wrapped in black tissue paper garnished with a wee feather was my long awaited copy of Lord of Tears, the debut feature from Scottish director Lawrie Brewster’s Hex Media….

Indie Buzz: Porcelain Presence (2014) Trailer

Due for release in 2014, we first introduced you to 100% self-funded Brit horror Porcelain Presence back in March and now, finally, we can share with you the first official trailer. Directed, produced and written (along with Nicholas Mills) by Emily E. Bibb and Chris Jay this psychological thriller focuses on Anna (Anna Tarsh) a long-suffering wife who is beaten and tormented…

Twisted Twins: Q&A with Jen & Sylvia Soska

Twisted Twins Jen and Sylvia Soska catch up with The Horror Hothouse’s Emma Knock to discuss Dead Hooker in a Trunk, American Mary and killing people to get a project greenlit…just kidding, of course. Hi Jen and Sylvia, thanks for chatting with us. Firstly, can you give us a little background on how Twisted Twins Productions…

Horror Brought To Life: Static (2012) at The Cut!

July’s presentation at the Cut! was Static, it’s due to be released on Blu-Ray and DVD in the UK on 15 July and is a great little chiller that serves up some unexpected twists Author Jonathan Dade (Milo Ventimiglia) and his wife Addie (Sarah Shahi) have the full rural Californian idyll complete with big house…

Indie Buzz: The Pyramid (2013) Review

We have been following The Pyramid since writer and director Alex Visani got in touch with us earlier this year. Instantly our spidey senses were tingling with a promise of an epic new anthology that was set to breathe new life into the Italian horror scene. Divided into four stories and created by five independent Italian directors…

Indie Buzz: Anger of the Dead (2013) Trailer

Back in March we first featured zombie short Anger of the Dead on The Horror Hothouse with our Indie Buzz preview. From SmallMovie video production and written and directed by Francesco Picone (I’m Dead), we now finally have a trailer of the new zombie short Anger of the Dead to feast our eyes on. Set in both…

Indie Buzz: Porcelain Presence (2013) Preview and Teaser

Yet another promising home-grown horror hits our Indie Buzz this week! First we brought Lord of Tears to your attention all the way from the Scottish Highlands and now, from the West Midlands, we bring you Porcelain Presence. Due out later this year courtesy of Breaking Bones Productions comes a 100% self-funded independent feature film…

Indie Buzz: Anger of the Dead (2013) Preview

Written and directed by Francesco Picone and currently in production is the new independent zombie short, Anger of the Dead. Whilst very few details have been released so far as it’s not long into shooting, it seems only natural that we should start shouting about it as it comes from the man who gave us…

Indie Buzz: Lord of Tears (2013) Stills

Following on from last week’s preview for the upcoming Scottish supernatural thriller Lord of Tears, we can now share with you some stills including clips from the film, newly released monster images (deeply cool!) as well as general shots of the director Lawrie Brewster and his cast during production. Lord of Tears is a feature-length supernatural…

Indie Buzz: Lord of Tears (2013) preview

We at The Horror Hothouse are always excited to discover some genuine home-grown talent (well, close enough) so our interest was well and truly peaked when we received an email from Lawrie Brewster, the director of upcoming Scottish supernatural chiller, Lord of Tears. Lord of Tears is a feature-length supernatural film set in the remote highlands…

Indie Buzz: The Pyramid (2013) Preview & Trailer

This morning I received an email containing the exciting information that indie Italian horror anthology The Pyramid had been completed and was almost ready for release! And, as if that wasn’t exciting enough, there was also a link to the official trailer. Written by Alex Visani and Raffaele Ottolenghi, The Pyramid is an anthological horror flick divided into four different stories,…

Indie Buzz: The Conduit (2013) Stills

Directed by Sixto Melendez and produced by Javier Gomez comes exciting new indie horror film, The Conduit. The plot focuses on Eddie (Wes Martinez) who has been plagued by a tragic event that happened in his childhood. Newly divorced, he returns to his hometown to try and piece his life back together but, unable to…