The Collector

Synopsis: When the Chase family moves to an isolated house in the middle of nowhere in Detroit, Arkin is hired to fix the windows and the doors. Later he meets his daughter and his wife that has a debt with dangerous sharks and needs money, but his week payment is not enough to pay her debts. Arkin plots to heist the safe of Michael Chase during the night to raise the necessary money. However, when he arrives in the house, he finds that a sadistic criminal has imprisoned the family and planted traps everywhere. Arkin seeks a way out of the deadly house to save his life.
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Director(s): Marcus Dunstan
Production: Freestyle Releasing
Rotten Tomatoes:
90 min


Back in a minute.

- Is better for you.


. What is it?


. What is that box in our room?

I do not know, maybe workers

let him.

. Why would they do that?

- I do not know.

. What's that?

One card, says:
'The Collection'

Do not open it.


My God.

. Is everything okay?

Yes, just like new.

You know, Arkin

look after the

door up there.

. You could finish

install the gates today?

Yes, no problem sir.

I know we're in

middle of nowhere, but

Vicky insists on the

Detroit decorated.



. How should I call?


Goodbye Jill.


I'm a calm.


I'm having a party

tea, Mr. Arkin.

Well ...

-. You mind joining us?


It's very good.

He made the tea.

It's very good sir.

You have a very nice room, Hanna.

This is not my room.

. No?

- I'm a calm.


Sirens sleep in caves,

not in quarters.

. I ask you something?

If I wanted much a gift

something special ...

. What would it be?

A talking bear.

. And where do we get

talking teddy bear?

In a toy store.

Of course.


. Is everything okay here?

- Yes, she

Hanna just invited me for tea.

. Is that right?

Excuse Me Mr..

I have a daughter almost his age

named Cindy.


- And fix his door.

Thank you.

Thanks for coming,

Mr. Arkin.



Hey, there's a hive

to spot there.

A hive next to the dugout.


Let me give you a pulled.

Excuse me, but not

contributed to your crime.

. What are you, a narc?

Give me one.

Arkin. No?

. What kind of name is Arkin?

It is a first name.

. What kind of name is Jill?

Is the name of my grandmother.

It was the first woman prosecutor

in the state.

You are about to hear a fight.

. You think?

Do not worry, just

is a spectacle.

I'd better get back

the cigarette then.

I do not want

ruin your performance.

Until then, Arkin.

Nice try.

I will not go, you can not do this,

all my friends are

staying. I can not go.

Not an option, you go.

I'm not a holiday

family with you.


For the week.

- Thanks.

There is something more there.

No sir,

I can not accept.

It is for small.

Thanks, I appreciate that.

You earned it.

Listen, the most that can pass

with them when they are young.

Something happens at the age of thirteen,

becomes rough for a while.

When what I understand,

eventually return.

Either way, we

in um couple of weeks.

Have a good trip.

. What are you doing girl?


Continues for a second.

I have someone who

who wants to meet you.

. Who?

Says you should ignore.

Now you can explore.

. I keep?

. Of course

you can stay?

. You got it?

. What's that?

Dad brought it.


Thanks Dad.

- No problem, Cindy.

Sal a moment.

It is supposed be back

six hours ago.

Just had a delay at work.

. Trajistes money?

Not much like I said,


is something.

. What is this?

You promised it would bring today.

I'm going.

These do not appear

from one day to another.

I need the money today.

-. Why now?

Because the people

I owe you want.

. Why not let me talk?

People to whom you owe.

They are usurers, Arkin. It should.

That's all there is to do.

We're leaving tonight.

-. Where will you go?

. Your mother?

. Your sister?

. What will you do?

.'re Going to disappear?

Will pursue you.

Look, I'll get

the money. Okay?

No, it's too late.

Dame until midnight.

. Well?



- I am the person you seek.

Enter, the payment will be tonight.

- No way ... . who ...?

I will go there now.

You've grown into your skin, small.

Trabajastes at home

Chase for months.

and now that you found

the safe.

come here

with requirements ...

- I stole this evening.

The family is out of town.

The stones are inside.

I need payment is tonight.

We have a procedure.

I choose the job.

You open the locks.

We take the prize together.

That is the procedure.

You do not change the procedure.

It is when errors are commented.

Today, midnight.

I can not.

Then I must

find someone you like.

I do not know, what an operation we have here.

I ayudastes inside.

You did.

I never agreed

with your terms.

Take my help means that

you did it,

Do not come here grown

with that macho crap.

You need to think of that woman of yours.

This beautiful little girl.

. What was your order?

You pay today,

You do not like your fingers,

. Yes?

I'm the only one to know

you can open that safe.

If you have a better option I

Go ahead.

See you later,


. 'Give me until midnight.'.

. 'Midnight.'.

Leave us alone.

To please.


You are.

. Why?

. Why do this?

Son of a b*tch.


Calm down.

Shut the . up.

I have nothing to do with this,

you have to believe me. Okay?

I forgot my

tools here. All right?

I think,. No?

- You should not have returned.

My God.

My wife, my wife ...

. How are you?

. Where is your wife?

She is in there.

. Where are Jill and Hanna?

Jill left before he arrived.

Hanna. It's in here?

I do not know.

I do not know

Okay, calm down ...

I find it.

My weapon

It's the only way you

get my gun.

. Got a gun?

. Where's your gun?

In my room

Behind the mirror.

The bullets in the drawer

below in the bureau.

. What's the combination?

Stay quiet.

I'm going to get out of here

Do not make noise.


I'm here to help.

I'll take the gag,

. All right?

Yes, Yes

. You can take off the blindfold?

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Patrick Melton

Patrick Melton (born June 18, 1975) is an American screenwriter, producer and novelist. more…

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