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We caught up recently with I Spit on Your Grave reboot series director Steven R. Monroe to garner his thoughts on the polarized critical response to the CineTel Films/Anchor Bay Entertainment release of his feature I Spit On Your Grave 2, as well as on the future of the franchise, and more. Monroe, whose extensive directorial credits include the genre features House of 9 (2005), It Waits (2005), and the upcoming Cerina Vincent-vehicle MoniKa, as well as the 2010 Sarah Butler-starring remake of Meir Zarchi’s controversial 1978 rape/revenge feature I Spit On Your Grave, proved refreshing in his honesty in regards to what drew him to directing the sequel, as well as his understanding of the polarized response to it, and his exasperation with a faction of the blogosphere, among other things. Having premiered at London’s FILM4 FrightFest this past August with a subsequent release to Blu-ray, DVD »
- Sean Decker
Screenwriter Thomas Fenton (Saw IV, I Spit On Your Grave 2) is the latest guest in our Q&A series. The horror writer took time to share his experience working on I Spit On Your Grave 2 and offers advice to aspiring screenwriters:
Can you tell our readers a bit about your previous work that led up to you taking on I Spit On Your Grave 2?
Years ago I wrote a script called Prodigal Son – it was set up at Beacon Pictures with Twisted Films producing. Ultimately, the deal fell through but that put me on the Saw radar. It was my work on that franchise that led to work on IS2.
How did you become involved on the sequel to I Spit On Your Grave? Was this a story that you pitched to the producers or you were hired specifically to work on an idea they had?
When I got the call, »
- Jonathan James
So it’s that time of year again. October. The trees are changing, the sky is darkening and Halloween is just around the corner. It seems only fitting then, that horror movies are released in large volume and horror fans around the world are wetting their gills with what is on offer.
A few years back we were treated to a remake of Day of the Woman or I Spit on Your Grave and it was a very good remake that while it wasn’t for everyone did a good job at updating the premise and adding some much needed gore to the mix. I was surprised, to be honest, to hear they were putting out a sequel though, but here we are.
Directed by Steven R. Monroe, »
- Chris Cummings
Steven R. Monroe’s 2010 remake of the enduring 1978 cult hit “I Spit on Your Grave” was surprisingly strong, so it’s disappointing that this sequel — from the same director, although definitely not the same scenarists — should prove exactly the kind of bottom-feeding exploitation trash one expected the last time around. Rotely cribbing elements of “Hostel” and “Taken” to put another heroine through the gang-rape/near-fatal-beating mill, it’s a dreary affair that will thrill undiscriminating fans of torture-porn horror and nobody else. An “unrated version” launches an exclusive Los Angeles engagement Sept. 20, with various rollouts to follow in different territories. Theatrical exposure will likely again be minor, home-format sales hale.
The first “Spit” (originally released as “Day of the Woman,” and a flop until reissued under the more lurid title) was loathed by many, notably Roger Ebert. But there was a certain unsettling simplicity to its tale of a young city woman, »
- Dennis Harvey
Anchor Bay Films and CineTel have debuted four trailers for the upcoming horror sequel I Spit on Your Grave 2, a follow-up to the 2010 remake I Spit on Your Grave. Jemma Dallender stars as an up and coming young model, whose photo shoot goes horribly wrong as she is left for dead in the wilderness. In addition, we also have a poster for director Steven R. Monroe's sequel, debuting with a limited theatrical engagement in Los Angeles September 20 before it debuts on Blu-ray and DVD September 24.
This September, Anchor Bay Films and CineTel will unleash the gruesome, terrifying, and unrated I Spit on Your Grave 2 in an exclusive Los Angeles theatrical engagement on Friday, September, 20th, 2013 and on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD, and On Demand on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. From the makers of the critically acclaimed 2010 film, I Spit on Your Grave, comes a new terrifying ordeal that will shock the world once again. »
I Spit On Your Grave 2 is due out on September 24th and we’ve already provided Daily Dead readers with release details and two mini-trailers. A third trailer has now been released and we have it for you to check out.
“This September, Anchor Bay Films and CineTel will unleash the gruesome, terrifying, and unrated I Spit On Your Grave 2 in an exclusive Los Angeles theatrical engagement on Friday, September, 20th, 2013 and on Blu-ray™ combo pack , DVD, and On Demand on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. From the makers of the critically acclaimed 2010 film, I Spit On Your Grave, comes a new terrifying ordeal that will shock the world once again. Arriving at retail locations on September 24th, the Blu-ray™ and DVD includes the unrated feature film with audio commentary with Director Steven R. Monroe and will be available for an Srp of $30.99 for the Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and $26.98 for the DVD. »
- Jonathan James
More (disturbing) images and the second trailer for Steven R. Monroe‘s upcoming I Spit On Your Grave 2 movie have arrived, and we definitely recommend you to check it out in the rest of this report. As you’re about to see from the latest video – horror fans have nothing to worry about: a new terrifying ordeal will (definitely) shock the world once again… We will once again remind you that Monroe directed the whole thing from a script written by Neil Elman and Thomas Fenton, which revolves around a young woman named Katie, who’s trying to make it in the cutthroat world of modeling...
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- Jeanne Standal
We have two new trailers for I Spit On Your Grave 2, along with theatrical, Blu-ray, DVD, and video-on-demand release details:
“This September, Anchor Bay Films and CineTel will unleash the gruesome, terrifying, and unrated I Spit On Your Grave 2 in an exclusive Los Angeles theatrical engagement on Friday, September, 20th, 2013 and on Blu-ray™ combo pack , DVD, and On Demand on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. From the makers of the critically acclaimed 2010 film, I Spit On Your Grave, comes a new terrifying ordeal that will shock the world once again. Arriving at retail locations on September 24th, the Blu-ray™ and DVD includes the unrated feature film with audio commentary with Director Steven R. Monroe and will be available for an Srp of $30.99 for the Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and $26.98 for the DVD.
- Jonathan James
After the jump, you'll find the latest trailer for I Spit On Your Grave 2. The film stars newcomer Jemma Dallender as Katie, a young woman, trying to make it in the cutthroat world of modeling in New York.
When Katie innocently accepts an offer to have new photos taken for her portfolio, the experience quickly turns into an unthinkable nightmare – Severely beaten, battered, bruised, and left for dead, she will have to tap into the darkest places of the human psyche to not only survive her ordeal, but to ultimately find the strength to exact her brutal revenge.
The film was made by the same creative team as the controversial 2010 film: Director Steven R. Monroe, Producers Lisa Hansen and Paul Hertzberg, and Writer Neil Elman teaming up with Thomas Fenton (Saw IV). Los Angeles will get a limited theatrical engagement on September 20th. You can find it on DVD, »
I Spit On Your Grave 2 will get its world premiere at Frightfest 2013 in London.
A "very special festival cut" overseen by producers will feature at the Empire in Leicester Square on Sunday, August 25.
I Spit On Your Grave 2 features Jemma Dallender, who has appeared in Hollyoaks and Community. The film is a sequel to the 2010 movie starring Sarah Butler, itself a remake of the controversial 1978 original starring Camille Keaton.
After its London premiere, the movie will get a cinema release before coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 7.
Watch the I Spit On Your Grave 2 trailer below: »
Now that Steven R. Monroe's horror sequel 'I Spit on Your Grave 2' is wrapped and ready to roll out its nice to see that Anchor Bay Films and CineTel Films have joined forces once more to unleash the violent follow-up to Monroe's 2010 remake. The sequel stars gorgeous Brit Jemma Dallender (below) along with ex-'Eastender' Joe Absolom, Aleksandar Aleksiev, Mary Stockley, Michael Dixon, Valentine Pelka, Yavor Baharov, George Zlatarev and Peter Silverleaf. The film is being lined up for a Fall/Autumn 2013 release. Thomas Fenton and Neil Elman provide the script »
11 items from 2013
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