Any young horror fan is familiar with the classic SCHOLASTIC book SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK. It’s a staple in any up and coming horror fans library. News broke tonight that CBS FILMS have picked up the option for a pitch by genre faves Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton. Deadline is reporting that the writing duo will adapt the book “into a screenplay about a group of outcast kids who stand up to … Continue reading


Dunstan And Melton Reteam For THE NEIGHBOR

Two of the most prolific screenwriters in the horror genre Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton are up to old tricks again, this time collaborating on a new horror shingle titled THE NEIGHBOR. The project will be directed by Dunstan and will tell the tale of an New Mexico man who discovers the disturbing truth about who or what his neighbor is keeping in the basement. No casting news yet but that will come soon enough. … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Collection (2012)


SYNOPSIS Arkin escapes with his life from the vicious grips of “The Collector” during an entrapment party where he adds beautiful Elena to his “Collection.” Instead of recovering from the trauma, Arkin is suddenly abducted from the hospital by mercenaries hired by Elena’s wealthy father. Arkin is blackmailed to team up with the mercenaries and track down The Collector’s booby trapped warehouse and save Elena REVIEW: When “The Collection” arrived, my interest was high though … Continue reading

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THE COLLECTION Blu-ray Details


The Marcus Dunstan directed sequel THE COLLECTION is making its way to Blu-ray via LIONSGATE. Got all the details you need on the release. From the press release: The Collection arrives on Blu-ray Disc, DVD, Digital Download and Video On Demand on March 26 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The Blu-ray Disc and DVD will both feature Ultraviolet Digital Copy. An official selection of the Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Fantastic Fest, The Collection follows a … Continue reading

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Podcast: Monster Movie Podcast – Eps 22


Podcast: Monster Movie Podcast Episode 22 – House at the End of the Street – The Collection – Hollow Join Doc Rotten this week for Jennifer Lawrence facing Norman Bate’s long lost cousin; the return of 2009’s The Collector; and an avenging angel residing in an ancient tree hollow. This week we have a review of the latest theatrical release House at the End of the Street. Then we preview the trailer for the November … Continue reading

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The Trailer Debut for THE COLLECTION


It amazes me how many horror freaks are not aware of THE COLLECTOR. It never fails, every time I mention it to a group of fans I always get at least two or three blank stares. For some reason, it just gets overlooked and that my friend is just not right. Good news is, there is a sequel heading our way in just a few short months and maybe now the original will get the … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Collector (2009)


SYNOPSIS: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer’s country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps. REVIEW: It seems at least once a year another shocker…. so to speak arrives on the scene to strike fear into the hearts of consumers. It’s the trends that I tend to notice more than the … Continue reading

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