Skip to main content

Footage of 'Cobra Kai' The Karate Kid Saga Continues Coming To YouTube Red Original Series

THE COLLECTION Review. One Helluva Bloody Good Time

THE COLLECTION Review
By: RAMA

Let's see if RAMA thought this film held up to the first film.


I was a huge fan of the first film, The Collector, and this sequel doesn’t disappoint at all. Sure it’s a torture porn franchise, from the guys who directed many of those SAW movies, even the editor of THE COLLECTION directed SAW VI, but THE COLLECTION is just gory fun, it’s unflinchingly brutal and plain gnarly. Filmmking team Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton must really love booby traps that aim to kill because this time around, they’ve come up with a few creatively staged traps that will make you wonder what kind of demented degenerate would come up with such film..


When Elena’s (Emma Fitzpatrick) friends take her to a secret party at an undisclosed location, she never imagined she would become the latest victim of The Collector, a psychopathic killer. The Collector kidnaps and transports her to an abandoned hotel he’s transformed into his own private maze of torture and death. Upon learning of his daughter’s disappearance, Elena’s wealthy father (Christopher McDonald) hires a group of mercenaries to retrieve her from the vicious grips of The Collector. These mercenaries coerce Arkin (Josh Stewart), the only man to have escaped the wrath of this heinous monster, to lead them through the gruesome labyrinth. Now, Arkin finds himself fighting for his own life in order to save Elena.


Josh Stewart returns as the hero in this film as the character Arkin, who SPOILER ALERT in the previous film was shoved into a box. In this sequel, Arkin (Stewart) has to face the dilemma of either walking away or saving a girl who becomes the Collector’s latest box collection, Elena, played by Emma Fitzpatrick who in certain angles, looks like Anne Hathaway’s long lost distant cousin. Arkin is smart, vulnerable, and his conscience gets the better of him whereas Elena is more confident than your average horror queen that’s usually there only to scream, Elena is the kind of horror leading lady who, when cornered, would step up to the plate and do whatever it takes to survive. In the first film, Arkin sorta faced the same dilemma because he was a thief who suddenly went toe to toe against a much bigger and deathly threat, in THE COLLECTION, Arkin, after having spent time with The Collector, has the benefit of knowing how the Collector would do his things, Arkin knows which route to take.

THE COLLECTION is essentially a rescue mission that hits the fan and everything goes haywire. Dunstan and Melton set up two places rigged by death machines that would result in characters’ death or dismemberment. Some are meant solely for shock value, some do compliment the plot. It’s thrilling, scary, cruel, and filled with fantastic old school practical effects that can kick today’s CG effects. Sequels, especially horror sequels tend to stink real bad, but I’m surprised by how well-structured THE COLLECTION is, in terms of the story and how the characters would prevail, it leads to a rather satisfying ending that gives the villain what he deserves. THE COLLECTION is one helluva bloody good time at the theater.

GRADE: 4 out of 5

Please Leave A Comment-

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Enter For A Chance To Win Tickets To See DEATH WISH In Dallas

Enter For A Chance To Win Screening Passes To See DEATH WISH on February 28th at 7:00 PM in Dallas.

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents director Eli Roth's reimagining of the 1974 revenge thriller Death Wish. Dr. Paul Kersey (Bruce Willis) is a surgeon who only sees the aftermath of his city's violence when it is rushed into his ER - until his wife (Elisabeth Shue) and college-age daughter (Camila Morrone) are viciously attacked in their suburban home. With the police overloaded with crimes, Paul, burning for revenge, hunts his family's assailants to deliver justice. As the anonymous slayings of criminals grabs the media's attention, the city wonders if this deadly avenger is a guardian angel or a grim reaper. Fury and fate collide in the intense action-thriller Death Wish.



CLICK HERE TO ENTER-

http://deathwish.movie
FACKBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/DeathWishFilm
TWITTER: https://twitter.com/DeathWishMovie
INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/DeathWishMovie
#Deat…

#UNCLEDREW Character Posters

After draining his life savings to enter a team in the Rucker Classic street ball tournament in Harlem, Dax (Lil Rel Howery) is dealt a series of unfortunate setbacks, including losing his team to his longtime rival (Nick Kroll). Desperate to win the tournament and the cash prize, Dax stumbles upon the man, the myth, the legend UNCLE DREW (NBA All-Star Kyrie Irving) and convinces him to return to the court one more time. The two men embark on a road trip to round up Drew's old basketball squad (Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber, Reggie Miller, Nate Robinson, and Lisa Leslie) and prove that a group of septuagenarians can still win the big one.











After a successful five years as a fan-favorite digital episodic series, originally conceived by Pepsi, UNCLE DREW, will hit theaters June 29, 2018.

UNCLE DREW is a Summit Entertainment release produced by Temple Hill in association with PepsiCo’s Creators League Studios.

Release Date:June 29, 2018

http://www.facebook.com/UncleDrewFilm
Twitt…

Movie Review: Black Panther One of the best MCU films

Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king—and Black Panther—is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life.

“Black Panther” stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, with Angela Bassett, with Forest Whitaker, and Andy Serkis.

Zach reviews: Black Panther



Website: http://www.sandwichjohnfilms.com
Youtube Channel for sandwichjohnfilms: https://www.youtube.com/user/sandwich...

Make sur…