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Exclusive clip: Fear in the depths of the “PLAYHOUSE”

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 | Exclusive, News

By MICHAEL GINGOLD

Supernatural menace lurks in a Scottish castle in the fright feature coming next week.

PLAYHOUSE, produced and directed by brothers Fionn and Toby Watts from Toby’s script, is coming to all North American VOD platforms next Tuesday, November 17 from Devilworks. William Holstead, Grace Courtney, James Rottger and Helen Mackay star; according to the official synopsis, “The film centers on a notorious horror writer who moves into an ancient castle with his teenage daughter to work on his next play, only to face terrifying consequences when his daughter falls prey to a supernatural evil lurking within the castle walls.”

Michael Gingold
Michael Gingold (RUE MORGUE's Head Writer) has been covering the world of horror cinema for over three decades, and spent 28 years as a writer and editor for FANGORIA magazine and its website. In addition to RUE MORGUE, he currently writes for BIRTH.MOVIES.DEATH, SCREAM, IndieWire.com, TIME OUT, DELIRIUM and others. His book THE FRIGHTFEST GUIDE TO MONSTER MOVIES (FAB Press) is out this fall, and he has contributed liner notes and featurettes to a number of Blu-ray and DVD releases. Among his screenplay credits are SHADOW: DEAD RIOT and LEECHES!, and he is currently working on THE DOLL with director Dante Tomaselli.