Lin Shaye is Sweet and Sinful in ‘Room for Rent’

Lin Shaye, a familiar face you’ll undoubtedly recognize from Insidious gets her turn to do the terrorizing in Room for Rent, a thriller directed by Tommy Stovall. In the trailer below we get to see Shaye’s character undergo a terrible transformation from a welcoming host to an obsessed murderess. Yes, please!

Room for Rent will be available on VOD May 7th.


Lonely widow Joyce rents out a room to make easy money.  She meets mysterious drifter Bob and takes him in as a long-term tenant.  She becomes obsessed with her much younger guest, making him the object of her deepest romantic fantasies.  When a friend’s betrayal derails Joyce’s fantasy world, she seizes control of her own destiny with a deadly mission to finally get what she deserves.