The original followed a farmer who would kidnap and bury unsuspecting travelers up to their necks in his garden and keep them alive until they're ready to be picked and made into his famous beef jerky.
- This project has since disappeared from the MGM slate and is likely to have been put into a "development hell" stage.
- MGM was originally said to be fast-tracking this project.
- Originally set for a December 7th '07, then Halloween '08 theatrical release.
- A remake of the 1980 horror comedy with the same name.