Hot Picks

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- Blue Movie 1971

- My Name is Julia Ross 1945

- Anthem of a Teenage Prophet 2018

- Blood Bound 2019

- Portal Man 2018

- The Fifth Cord 1971

- The Theatre of Terror 2019

- Waterworld 1995

- The 6th Friend 2016

- Terror Tales 2016

- Crossbreed 2018

- The Devil's Camera 2018

- Radio Candy 2018

- Willie Dynamite 1974

- Spirits in the Dark 2019

- Butterfly Kisses 2017

- The Thing on the Shelf 2018

- Doom Room 2013

- The Demonologist 2018

- The Harrowing 2018

- Zombie 1979

- Brutal 2018

- Phantoms of the Fog 2018

- Mandao of the Dead 2018

- House of Forbidden Secrets 2013

- Lost + Found 2018

- Prehysteria! 1993

- Papa, the Man, the Myth, the Legend 2016

- The Nothing Man 2018

- Becoming Iconic 2018

- Twelve Monkeys 1995

- Agalmatophilia 2018

- Crimson Peak 2015

- The New York Butcher 2016

- Shellmont County Massacre 2018

- Beauty Queen 2018

- Virgin Genocide 2018

- Bloody Birthday 1981

- The Big Take 2018

- Somnium 2018

- The Wedding Party 1969

- Lasso 2018

- Intensive Care 2018

- John #3 2017

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- The Night Monica Came Back 2017

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

Doom Room
Nightmare Box / Doom Box

UK 2013
produced by
Carl Kirshner, Jon Keeyes, Matthew Tompkins, Charles Burnley, David Diamond (executive), Maz Haines (executive), Chuck Armstrong (executive), Bryce Tillery (executive), Michelle Kalsi (executive), Susan Dickey MacArthur (executive), Blair Treisman Rosenfeld (executive), Joseph D. Lesley (executive), Bruce C. Findlay (executive), Richard T. Carey (executive), Brandon Baker (executive) for Highland Myst Entertainment, Wolfclan Productions, Silverstrand Films, RedCom Productions, Penkat Studio
directed by Jon Keeyes
starring Johanna Stanton, Nicholas Ball, Debbie Rochon, Matthew Tompkins, Hayden Tweedie, Katie Kensit, Sal Esen, Claire Jared, James Simmons, Scott Christie, Laura Whitehurst, Craig Bramley, Carl Kirshner
story by Jon Keeyes, screenplay by Jon Keeyes, Carl Kirshner, music by Todd Masten, songs by Moth Complex, special effects makeup by Dan Frye

review by
Mike Haberfelner

A woman (Johanna Stanton) finds herself in a gloomy room with no idea how she got there or who she is even, but she's pretty sure she can't get out. Soon all sorts of bizarre characters pop up pretty much out of nowhere, like a sleazy couple (Debbie Rochon, Matthew Tompkins), a creepy "man of God" (James Simmons) who accuses her of every evil under the sun, even if she doesn't feel any guilt per se, a girl who's the epitomy of innocence (Hayden Tweedie) to a point of self denial, another girl with no eyes (Katie Kensit) who refuses to let reality in, and a man (Nicholas Ball) who slowly tries to piece everything together and convinces the woman that whatever she's going through is a mental journey stemmed from her very own past rather than a physical one. But the more our heroine learns, the more uncomfortable and downright frightening the truth she has to face is getting ...


Now while the premise of Doom Room might sound quite a bit like Saw and other movies of this ilk, its execution is definitely on the brainier side of things, not going right for the guts but digging deep into the sub- and unconscious, leaving the audience with a fascinating (and disturbing) puzzle that only gradually begins to make sense. And this is all thanks to a script that's only seemingly chaotic but in the end makes perfect sense, a directorial effort that gives the narrative enough space to breathe and helps to tell the story instead of drawing too much light onto itself, and a cast that's really in on the story and its many layers of reality. Maybe not for everyone, but a fascinating movie for those into intelligent and off-mainstream horror for sure.



Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland

Arsène Lupin



Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan


Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who


Elizabeth Bathory



Flash Gordon


Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu





El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim


Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution


Lone Wolf and Cub

Lupin III


Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong


Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera


Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes


Star Trek

Sukeban Deka



Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers


Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman




review © by Mike Haberfelner


Feeling lucky ?
Want to
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there !!!

Find Doom Room
at the amazons ...


Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)

Germany (East AND West)

Looking for imports ?
Find Doom Room here ...

Your shop for all things Thai

Something naughty ?
(Must be over 18 to go there !)

x-rated  find Doom Room at

Thanks for watching !!!



On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide


A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD



Stell Dir vor, Deine Lieblingsseifenoper birgt eine tiefere Wahrheit ...
... und stell Dir vor, der Penner von der U-Bahnstation hat doch recht ...
... und dann triffst Du auch noch die Frau Deiner (feuchten) Träume ...


Und an diesem Tag geht natürlich wieder einmal die Welt unter!!!


Bauliche Angelegenheiten
ein Roman von
Michael Haberfelner


Jetzt kaufen bei