Darren Bousman will write and direct the film adaptation of his own comic book series that is coming out soon called, Abattoir. Bousman has directed Repo: The Genetic Opera, Saw II, Saw III, and Saw IV. The film will be produced by Radical’s President and Publisher, Barry Levine and executive produced by Radical’s executive Vice President, Jesse Berger and Darren Bousman. Here are the details from the official press release.
Abattoir chronicles real estate agent Richard Ashwalt who is assigned the impossible task of cleaning up after a brutal massacre that takes place at a mansion. As he cleans the blood-soaked grounds, a twisted old man journeys to the house with a sinister and terrifying purpose, and draws Richard into a web of shadows, murders and massacres that will shatter him to his very core...and make him run for his life.
"I am addicted to haunted house stories. love them... My addiction to this genre became an obsession to create one of my own. Abattoir is my spin on a haunted house story.
I am a big haunted house freak myself, so I am all about haunted house type films. We could use a good one, and this one sounds like it has got some promise. What do you think?
By the way, Abattoir mean slaughterhouse.