Horror Hotel is an anthology series featuring suspense thriller tales inspired by Twilight Zone and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.
Horror Hotel spins a web of tangled suspense that ranges from psychotic killers who will do anything to get what they want, to false accusations of an alien invasion that results in cold blooded murder. Plots are driven by human nature traits like lust, greed and desire.
All plot summaries are different for the different episodes of Horror Hotel.
Episode 1 "Tilt" centers around the kidnapping of a computer spyware hacker by a petty criminal and his sidekick Skinny, a cute android. They are successful in their kidnap caper, but the Android and the hacker join to turn against Merle, the criminal in a twisted plot.
Episode 2 "Invader" - Sci-fi writer Rodney Silvers has checked into the seedy motel to finish up a sci-fi novel he is writing. When the electricity goes out at the motel, the crazy residents blame Silvers as a real alien planning an invasion. Problem is, one of them is actually the alien. Episode "Tesla's Tooth" - Curley the gangster has possession of a mind reading tooth invented by Nikola Tesla and has taken it to electronics genus Fat Zac to retrofit in to his mouth for an advantage in a poker game. Curley insults Zac, who in turn adjusts the tooth to make Curley subject to his instructions.
Episode 3 "Guillotine" is about a beauty pageant contestant and her friend who agree to meet up at the hotel to swap a luxury car for a artifact reputed to turn women beautiful and irresistible. The girls wind up fighting to gain possession of the magical charm.
Episode 4 "Bookworm" is about a psychotic woman, Margaret Tally, who meets up with a book dealer, George Spoetzyl, on the road to a book show at a seedy motel to swap some antique books she has for unpublished manuscripts of her favorite author. She can't produce the goods and she comes with more to barter with. Before the deal can be sealed, however, Spoetzyl insults the author and turns Tally into a murdering lunatic.
Episode 5 "Houdini's Hand" - Two burglars steal the mummified hand of dead magician Harry Houdini. The had escapes it's ornate box in the motel room, locking them in and terrorizing them.
Episode 6 "Tesla's Tooth" - Curley the gangster wants to use Tesla's mind reading invention to win a big card game. He visits an electronic genius, Fat Zak, to get the telepathic artifact adjusted to fit into his jaw. As Zak adjusts the tooth Curly sees the ghost of a man who was murdered in the room.
Cast & Credits
Directed by Brandon Thaxton, Ricky Hess, Kyle Kukshtel
Produced by Debbie Hess
Filmed in Atlanta, Georgia
Created by Ricky Hess
Cast: Marie Barker, Mike Bend, Nathan DeRussy, Tony Folden, Austin Freeman, Ann Marie Gideon, Tanner Gould, Susan Moss