MGM Locks Poughkeepsie Date

And a title clarification on Dowdle’s latest

On the Sony lot today, spoke with director John Dowdle who was pleased to announce his flick The Poughkeepsie Tapes is hitting theaters on February 8, 2008.

Written by John and Drew Dowdle, “Poughkeepsie” concerns a motherload of recently discovered tapes that detail a serial killer’s twisted legacy. MGM picked the indepedent film for release in the wake of its Tribeca Film Fest debut.

And, despite what some production papers reflect, a studio rep confirmed for us Dowdle’s latest is indeed called Quarantine and NOT “Quarantined.”



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