Rob Zombie’s detergent commercial released – video

Horror movie maker and heavy metaller turns his hand to torturing clothes in new advert

Rob Zombie has unveiled his newly directed advert for American washing detergent Woolite.

The famed horror movie director and White Zombie member has crafted a gruesome, horror inspired advert for the washing brand entitled The Torturer. The video can be viewed below.

The clothing in the advert is treated like a horror movie victim throughout the 30 second clip, subjected to stretching, shrinking and fading, with the final warning: “Don’t let detergent torture your clothes!”. A Facebook campaign associated with the new advert has been started up at


The House Of 1000 Corpses and Halloween remake director previously revealed that doing the advert was a little different from his usual cinematic enterprises: “It was sort of strange, but I love doing stuff like that.”


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