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Horror Channel Brings You A Twisted Killers Season In June
By James Whittington, Friday 29th May 2015

HorsemenHorror Channel is to screen a season of films focusing on game-playing murderers and predatory psychopaths. So there’s no point hiding behind the sofa as that’s where they’ll be…

The Twisted Killer Season, which will broadcast on Saturday nights at 10.50pm from 6–27 June, features Michael Powell’s chilling masterpiece Peeping Tom, the network premiere of the darkly psychological thriller Horsemen, the UK TV premiere of The Collector and Dunstan’s 2012 sequel The Collection, in which ‘the masked deviant’ returns to claim more victims.

Dennis Quaid and Peter Stormare co-star in the Network Premiere of Jonas Åckerlund's dark psychological thriller Horsemen on the 6th. Emotionally distanced from his two young sons following the untimely death of his devoted wife, Aidan Breslin (Dennis Quaid), a troubled detective, investigates a series of murders that seem to be based on the Biblical prophecies concerning the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. As Breslin grapples with the case, he uncovers a shocking connection between himself and the four suspects.

Then on the 13th comes the anticipated UK TV Premiere of The Collector. This bloody, visceral entry in the "serial killer" genre is the directorial debut of screenwriter Marcus Dunstan, whose previous credits include Saw IV. After a stint in prison, Arkin (Josh Stewart) finds employment as a handyman. But Arkin decides to rob his boss in order to repay his ex-wife (Daniella Alonso). Venturing to his employer's remote country house to make the heist, he soon finds himself -- as well as the boss' family -- at the mercy of "The Collector." This masked menace turns the house into a maze of fiendish traps. Only Arkin's wits offer any hope of escape from gruesome death.

The sequel to Dunstan’s The Collector, The Collection is on the 20th where the sick serial killer known as ‘The Collector’ is back and looking for fresh victims. When Elena (Emma Fitzpatrick) sneaks out of her house one night to attend an exclusive party, she can’t imagine the horror that awaits her. For ‘The Collector’ is there too. Forced into hiding, she finds and frees Arkin (Josh Stewart), who was thought to be the killer’s last victim. Arkin manages to escape, but Elena is taken prisoner. Thus begins a mission against time to free the young woman.

The season ends on the 27th with one on the most controversial British movies ever made, Michael Powell’s unsettling masterpiece Peeping Tom. The movie stars Carl Boehm as Mark Lewis, an assistant cameraman at a London film studio, who has begun murdering women. He kills them, literally, with his camera and films the attacks and the murders. He also surreptitiously films what he can of the police investigation. At night he carefully screens and edits the footage. This is his great documentary, his life's work. Mark leads the police closer and closer so that he can film the denouement, his own imminent capture and suicide.

Don't miss this season and is you want to let us know what you think Tweet and Facebook us using #twistedkillers and check out the cool trailer below.


Related show tags: HORSEMEN, PEEPING TOM, THE COLLECTION, THE COLLECTOR
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