The Collector During a domestic jewel heist, a scruffy burglar (Josh Stewart) learns that the family members he thought were on vacation have been bound and gagged… The Collector During a domestic jewel heist, a scruffy burglar (Josh Stewart) learns that the family members he thought were on vacation have been bound and gagged… 2009-07-31 R PT85M Horror Josh Stewart Madeline Zima Freestyle Releasing
Movie Review

The Collector (2009)

MPAA Rating: R
The Collector | DON'T LOOK NOW Josh Stewart gets a nasty surprise in The Collector
DON'T LOOK NOW Josh Stewart gets a nasty surprise in The Collector
EW's GRADE
D

Details Release Date: Jul 31, 2009; Rated: R; Length: 85 Minutes; Genre: Horror; With: Josh Stewart; Distributor: Freestyle Releasing

During a domestic jewel heist, a scruffy burglar (Josh Stewart) learns that the family members he thought were on vacation have been bound and gagged and are in the midst of being dismembered. As for the house, it's been booby-trapped with dangling fishhooks, razor wire, spikes on the stairs, guillotines, bear traps, and acidic ooze. The sicko responsible for all this is a hulk in an executioner's black mask, and that's all we ever learn about him. The Collector's only real "characters" are the not-very-baroque torture devices; the result is a sub-Saw knockoff that manages to be brutal yet monotonous, not to mention monstrously unpleasant. D

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Originally posted Aug 05, 2009 Published in issue #1060 Aug 14, 2009 Order article reprints