Another Remake Of Slasher ‘Unhinged’ In The Pipeline

by Thomas Tuna

Prepare to be unhinged…again.

The 1982 slasher Unhinged will receive a second remake from Proportion Productions and ChampDog Films, according to a report on Screen Rant.

The new film will be produced by Scott Jeffrey (the new Winnie the Pooh: Blood and Honey horror flick), Rebecca Matthews and Louisa Warren, who reportedly are looking for a director at this time.

This remake will star Ella Starbuck (Wishmaker), Betsy-Blue English (Which is Witch), Sian Altman (Graphic Designs), Toby Wynn-Davies (Nefarious) and newcomer Chloe Karr.

The feature reportedly will be a “close remake” of the original, but with a “modern setting.” Jeffrey said the movie will be “suspenseful and dark with a shocking twist.”

The original Unhinged–directed by Don Gronquist from a screenplay he wrote with Reagan Ramsey–follows three college students–Terry, Nancy and Gloria–who, after suffering a car accident, are taken in by a mysterious family at their rural Pacific Northwest mansion. But, before long, the students are stalked by a violent murderer.

Produced on a budget of just $100,000, the original was released direct-to-video in the UK, and was screened in the U.S. at the Northwest Film & Video Festival in Portland in 1983. The film has drawn comparisons to Alfred Hitchcock’s classic 1960 Psycho.

Keep reading Horror News Network for any further updates on this remake of Unhinged.

 

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