• R, 1 hr. 35 min.
  • Horror
  • Directed By:
    Eli Roth
    In Theaters:
    Jun 8, 2007 Wide
    On DVD:
    Oct 23, 2007
  • Lionsgate

Latest News on Hostel: Part II

June 30, 2008

A Writer/Director for Hostel III? Opens in new window

It looks like Scott Spiegel will be taking over for Eli Roth where Hostel III is concerned -- and it also looks like the sequel will be heading straight to video. More...

June 24, 2008

Eli Roth Won't Write, Direct Hostel III Opens in new window

Looks like a third Hostel movie is officially on the way -- and it'll arrive without Eli Roth writing or directing. More...

January 22, 2008

I Know Who Killed Me, Norbit, Daddy Day Camp Lead Razzie Noms Opens in new window

No awards season -- even a strike-tainted one -- would be complete without the Razzies, right? Of course not. And that's why we've thoughtfully assembled all of this year's nominees in one convenient location. More...

December 19, 2007

MPAA Rejects Taxi to the Dark Side Poster Opens in new window

The poster submitted by ThinkFilm for Taxi to the Dark Side -- the Alex Gibney documentary opening January 11 -- has been rejected by the MPAA. More...

November 28, 2007

Mr. Skin Reveals Top 20 Nude Scenes of 2007 Opens in new window

In an age of fast-rising Hollywood production costs, the young actresses who strive to keep movie budgets down -- specifically in the wardrobe department -- deserve to be saluted. More...

November 1, 2007

Eli Roth Presents the Best Horror Movies You've Never Seen Opens in new window

As Halloween draws to a close, the Hostel director shares with RT readers seven underappreciated horror movies that have informed his tastes. More...

October 23, 2007

RT on DVD: Hostel II Oozes Onto Shelves, and Criterion Serves Up Breathless! Opens in new window

It's a bit of a slow week for home video releases, led by Eli Roth's torture-for-hire gore fest (Hostel II). Thankfully, Criterion has another wave of beautifully restored classics for us (Breathless, Days of Heaven, and Under the Volcano), all chock full of extra features! More...

October 18, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: 30 Days of Night Gets Halloween Started Early Opens in new window

Competition, or a lack of it, will be the deciding factor at the North American box office this weekend for the half-dozen new releases that studios are packing into already overcrowded multiplexes. With far too many films aiming for the same finite audience segment, some are sure to eat into the potential of others. More...

July 3, 2007

A Week of Reshoots on Zombie's "Halloween" Opens in new window

You might think that with the recent demises of "Grindhouse" and "Hostel Part 2" that hardcore horror is on the way out. Not if Rob Zombie has anything to say about it... More...

June 17, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: "Fantastic Four" Clobbers Box Office Foes Opens in new window

Fox scored its first number one hit in five months with "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" which grossed an estimated $57.4M on its opening weekend, tripling its nearest competitor's sales. More...

June 10, 2007

Box Office Guru Wrapup: "13" Hits #1 But With Worst "Ocean"'s Opening Opens in new window

Hollywood served up more of the same dishes and moviegoers said enough is enough and found their weekend entertainment elsewhere. The latest star-studded heist sequel "Ocean's Thirteen" managed to open at number one, but with the weakest debut of the franchise. More...

June 7, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: Lucky "13" Hopes for Full Houses Opens in new window

The stars come marching out to do battle with the pirates for the number one spot this weekend. More...

June 7, 2007

Critical Consensus: "Ocean's Thirteen" Is Slick And Fun; "Hostel" Is Worth A Visit: "Surf's Up" Is Tubular Opens in new window

This week at the movies, we've got smooth criminals ("Ocean's Thirteen," starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Matt Damon); ill-fated vacationers ("Hostel: Part II," starring Bijou Phillips and Heather Matarazzo); and surfing penguins ("Surf's Up," with voice work from Jon Heder and Shia LaBeouf). What do the critics have to say? More...

May 17, 2007

Media Bites: "Rambo 4," "Hostel 2," "Potter 5" & the "Almighty" Opens in new window

Here's just a catch-all post filled with new photos, websites, promo clips, and trailer news. Fun stuff if you're looking forward to "Hostel: Part 2," "Rambo 4," "The Dark is Rising," "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," or "Evan Almighty." More...

May 9, 2007

Roth Explores the Feminine Mystique in "Hostel 2" Opens in new window

"Hostel" took the male fantasy of orgies with easy European women and turned it into a nightmare as they were drugged and tortured to death by wealthy businessmen. "Hostel II" follows women who get lured to the torture palace, so they'll need different tricks. More...

March 30, 2007

Trailer Bulletin: Sneak Peeks at "Ocean's Thirteen," "Evan Almighty," "Hostel: Part II," and "Chuck & Larry" Now Online Opens in new window

Trailer fans, rejoice: You can now get your first extended look at not one, not two, not three, but four upcoming releases. This is a pretty varied batch, too -- you've got action and suave derring-do, with "Ocean's Thirteen"; biblically inspired comedy, with "Evan Almighty"; blood-curdling, exploitative horror, with "Hostel: Part II"; and sheer, unadulterated slapstick, with "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry." More...

March 20, 2007

Trailer Bulletin: "Hostel 2" Clip Opens in new window

We have an exclusive clip from "Hostel: Part II," the forthcoming movie from Eli Roth, the director who gave us "Cabin Fever" and the original "Hostel." More...

March 16, 2007

Horror Bulletin: Sneak Peeks at "28 Weeks Later" and "Hostel Part II" Online Opens in new window

Horror sequel sneak peeks ahoy -- just in time for the weekend, glimpses of Fox Atomic's "28 Weeks Later" and Lionsgate's "Hostel Part II" have surfaced online! More...

December 13, 2006

Teaser Bulletin: The Horrible "Hills Have Eyes 2" Opens in new window

...and I mean "horrible" as in "scary," not as in "a terrible movie" -- because obviously I haven't seen the thing yet. Anyway, an early (and kinda creepy) teaser trailer for "The Hills Have Eyes 2" has hit the 'net, so come check it out! More...

November 27, 2006

An Entirely "Hostel" Trilogy? Opens in new window

I know that "Hostel: Part 2" isn't even finished yet, but according to recent reports Eli Roth will most likely be returning to Prague to helm a "Hostel: Part 3," but probably not till after he's finished with Dimension's adaptation of Stephen King's "Cell." More...

November 9, 2006

Get Your "Hostel 2" Pics Right Here Opens in new window

After chowing down on "Saw 3," the gorehounds looked up and wondered what was next. And "Hostel Part 2" looks to be it. Cool. And now a few pics have started hitting the wire. More...

October 30, 2006

Trailer Bulletin: "Hostel 2" -- In German! Opens in new window

Leave it to the Lionsgate marketeers to figure out a harsh, dark and unique way to sell their upcoming sequel to "Hostel." The all-new teaser trailer is presented exclusively in German. More...

October 4, 2006

Plot Breakdown for "Hostel 2" Opens in new window

Lionsgate isn't relying solely on the "Saw" series to keep their horror franchise money rolling in. They've recently issued a press release regarding next year's "Hostel 2," which sounds both familiar yet darkly fun. More...

August 16, 2006

"Hostel 2" Might Have its Leading Ladies Opens in new window

It's been reported that Eli Roth plans to do a gender-switch on "Hostel 2." Where the first flick dealt with three doomed dudes, the sequel will focus on three freaked-out females. And it looks like those ladies have been chosen... More...

August 10, 2006

"Hostel 2" Won't Make January Release Date Opens in new window

This is why it's not always a good idea to announce a release date before production even begins: Previously announced for a January 5th release date, Eli Roth's "Hostel 2" will probably end up being just a little bit late. More...

July 6, 2006

Roth Readies "Hostel" Follow-Up Opens in new window

We knew it was being fast-tracked, and now it looks like Eli Roth is all finished with his screenplay for "Hostel 2." The sequel will go into production this September, and the young horror freak will be shooting in Prague, the Czech Republic, and maybe Slovakia -- even though that country is still a little steamed over the first "Hostel." More...

June 23, 2006

Weekly Ketchup: "Superman Returns"; "World of Warcraft"; "Dark City 2"; R.I.P. Aaron Spelling Opens in new window

In this week's news roundup, the rumor that Steven Spielberg is looking at possibly taking the helm of the movie adaptation of the popular online video game, "World of Warcraft," has been dispelled. Director Alex Proyas drops hints of a "Dark City" sequel, with fellow director Eli Roth ("Cabin Fever," Hostel") exposing his plans to make a "Hostel" sequel from the perspective of the fairer sex. More...

April 20, 2006

Eli Roth is a Hostel Kind of Guy Opens in new window

Like just about every movie site in the known universe, Now Playing recently sat down with horror dude Eli Roth, and the topics discussed include "Hostel 2," Roth's impending adaptation of Stephen King's "Cell," and the young filmmaker's disappointment at having to bypass his intended remake of "The Bad Seed." More...

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