House of 1,000 Corpses is the 2003 dark comedy, horror film that was written, co-scored and directed by Rob Zombie. The movie is his first film in the Firefly film series. It stars Sheri Moon Zombie, Sid Haig, Bill Moseley, Karen Black, Chris Hardwick, Tom Towels, Rainn Wilson and Dennis Fimple. The plot centers on four teenagers in the 70’s who are kidnapped and tortured by the psychotic, murdering family on Halloween while traveling across the country to write a book. This is the movie that launched Rob Zombie’s horror movie career and it is loved by hardcore horror movie fans worldwide.