Straw Dogs will be hitting theaters on September 16th, 2011.' Straw Dogs tells the story of L.A. screenwriter David Sumner as he relocates with his wife to her hometown in the deep South. There, while tensions build between them, a brewing conflict with locals becomes a threat to them both. The film is a remake of the 1971 film with the same name. Please view this terrifying trailer and tell us what you think of this film.