Perkins' 14

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Perkins' 14
Perkins fourteen.jpg
Promotional film poster
Directed by Craig Singer
Produced by
  • Jeremy Donaldson
  • Matthew Kuipers
  • Christopher Milburn
Screenplay by Lane Shadgett (screenplay)
Starring
Cinematography Alexandru Durac
Distributed by After Dark Horrorfest
Release dates
  • March 31, 2009 (2009-03-31)
Country United States
Language English

Perkins' 14 is a 2009 horror film originated by Jeremy Donaldson, written by Lane Shadgett, and directed by Craig Singer.[1] The film is produced by Jeremy Donaldson, Matthew Kuipers, and Christopher Milburn.[1][2][3] The film was released theatrically nationwide January 9, 2009. The DVD which includes the 10 making-of webisodes from the Massify Ghosts in the Machine Competition was released on March 31, 2009.

Plot[edit]

Ten years after officer Dwayne Hopper’s son disappeared, the last of 14 victims in a string of local unsolved disappearances, his suspicions are aroused by prison inmate Ronald Perkins (Richard Brake). Dwayne searches Perkins’ house and discovers a collection of torture videos featuring the missing victims from the past. In a fit of rage, Dwayne kills Perkins. But things get complicated when a wave of carnage sweeps the town, with reports of Dwayne’s own son amongst the marauding psychopaths.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film was developed online at Massify.com. Writers uploaded story concepts and actors submitted audition videos.[2] The winning idea was submitted by Jeremy Donaldson.[2][3][10] Filmed on locations in Romania,[11] and produced by After Dark Films, and Massify in association with FanLib.

Release[edit]

Perkins' 14 premiered at the After Dark Horrorfest on January 9, 2009. It would later have its DVD premiere on March 31 the same year.[12]

Reception[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b August 28, 2008, Fangoria Magazine interview with Craig Singer, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  2. ^ a b c by Joseph B. Mauceri, August 19, 2008, Fearmag.com, "PERKINS' 14 in Post Productionin in NYC", Retrieved 10-09-2008
  3. ^ a b By Tatiana Siegel, May 7, 2008, Variety.com, "After Dark to produce scare pair: 'Faithless,' 'Perkins' 14' to screen at Horrorfest", Retrieved 10-09-2008
  4. ^ nationaltheatre.org, Patrick O'Kane bio, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  5. ^ massify.com, Shayla Beesley bio, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  6. ^ August 11, 2008, blabbermouth.net, "Ex-MISFITS Singer MICHALE GRAVES Starring In 'Perkins 14' Movie", Retrieved 10-09-2008
  7. ^ la.knittingfactory.com, Michale Graves biography, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  8. ^ movies.nytimes.com, Gregory O'Conor filmlogy, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  9. ^ ireport.com, Josh Davidson reports on his trip to Romainia, Retrieved 10-09-2008
  10. ^ Massify.com, "Perkins' 14 Wins Pitch Competition!", Retrieved 10-09-2008
  11. ^ "Perkins' 14 (2009) - Filming Locations". IMDb.om. IMDb.com. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 
  12. ^ "Perkins' 14 (2009) - Release Info". IMDb.com. IMDb.com. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 

External links[edit]