The independent movie Apparition (IMDB) was filmed on location at the Penrose Strawbridge House for about 3 weeks in June 2013. About 85% of the story is set at the farmhouse with the rest in the Horsham/Hatboro area including Mann Road and at Village Hardware in Hatboro.
Directed by Quinn Saunders, APPARITION is a psychological thriller about an architect from Philadelphia, Doug (played by Bucks County native Jody Quiqley, his fiancee Lori (south Jersey's Katrina Law, and new friend Jaime (Lili Bordan)
. The Penrose Strawbridge House stars as the old farmhouse that Doug and Lori intend to restore.
The film also features local Hatboro actor Thomas Roy and producer Jon Lutz from Bucks County.