Briefly: I had never seen even a snippet of the show Hoarders until recently, and I rather wish I still hadn’t. While I understand the horrific appeal I can’t quite get into being entertained/horrified by people who are obsessively driven to surround themselves with stuff. Unless, of course, they’re the subject of a horror film rather than a pseudo-documentary TV show. In that case, let’s hoard!

Adria Petty, daughter of Tom Petty and director of the Paris Hilton doc Paris, Not France, is now making a thriller called Suffocate in which hoarders play a key role. Read More »