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Mount Hideaway Sequel Coming Soon

If you've seen Mount Hideaway Mysteries: Exes and Oh No's you can tell it was meant to be an ongoing story. Unfortunately, as often happens in filmmaking, the producers ran into a number of challenges that made it difficult to move forward with the project. In March of 2020, Brett Monk and Stacey Bradshaw metRead More »Mount Hideaway Sequel Coming Soon

Where to Watch Mount Hideaway Mysteries

There are lots of ways you can watch the movie "Mount Hideaway Mysteries: Exes and Oh No's". Here's a quick list for you decisive folks, and more explanations below if you'd like all the details.  Watch with Vimeo On Demand (cheapest and most flexible option, also includes bonus features) Watch on Amazon Instant Video Buy theRead More »Where to Watch Mount Hideaway Mysteries

Mount Hideaway Team Members Speaking at Online Homeschool Conference

Team members Brett Monk and Stacey Bradshaw will be workshop speakers at the online homeschooling conference “Keep Calm and Homeschool On” presented by the Indiana Association of Home Educators (IAHE). We’re also presenting at the conference of the Michigan Christian Homeschool Network ( MICHN ). Brett and Stacey’s presentation is entitled, “Home is the New… Read More »Mount Hideaway Team Members Speaking at Online Homeschool Conference

Mount Hideaway International Re-Release

The Mount Hideaway Mysteries team is excited to announce that our movie is now available in 60 countries and territories on AppleTV and Google Play Movies and TV. It is also available in the U.S. on Amazon Instant Video.  While working with the distribution company, we remastered the movie, making several improvements to both theRead More »Mount Hideaway International Re-Release

Family Friendly Mystery Movie

Where can you find a FUN, FAMILY-FRIENDLY MOVIE about HOMESCHOOLERS? ...and it's CREATED BY HOMESCHOOLERS !!! - Are you fed up with movies that claim to be "family-friendly" but contain scenes and language that make you cringe anyway? - Are you annoyed by movies that portray parents as incompetent, and homeschoolers as weird? - AreRead More »Family Friendly Mystery Movie

Interview with Brett Monk and Sophie Agbonkhese

Mount Hideaway creator Brett Monk was recently interviewed by Sophie Agbonkhese, a blogger, entrepreneur, and homeschool mom of four kids. Sophie and Brett discussed the background of the movie and how families and communities can take advantage of the drastic changes in the  movie industry.  See Sophie’s full blog post at  

Mystery Movie Confronts Homeschool Stereotypes

“Mount Hideaway Mysteries: Exes and Oh No's" is a movie project created by homeschool families in Virginia. It started as a filmmaking exercise and grew into a full-length feature movie that’s now being distributed internationally on platforms including Amazon Video, Apple TV, iTunes Movies, and Google Play Movies. The production team had two primary goalsRead More »Mystery Movie Confronts Homeschool Stereotypes

Now Available on iTunes-AppleTV and Amazon Video

Mount Hideaway Mysteries: Exes and Oh No’s was officially launched on December 7th, 2018 at a private gathering of the cast, crew and sponsors and their families. About 100 people attended and with the exceptions of the producers and the composer, nobody had yet seen the full movie. There was lots of laughter and encouragement… Read More »Now Available on iTunes-AppleTV and Amazon Video

Virginia Homeschool Convention

Since the producer and star of "Mount Hideaway Mysteries" is a proud homeschool graduate, we decided to incorporate homeschooling into the plot of the show. Several of the other actors and crew in our Virginia-based movie also come from a homeschool background. As far as we can tell, we're one of very few movies orRead More »Virginia Homeschool Convention

Mount Hideaway Featured in Alexandria Living Magazine

Alexandria Living Magazine visited us on one of our recent location shoots in Old Town Alexandria, VA. Their article does a great job of capturing the spirit of what we’re trying to accomplish with this show. Several members of the Old Town Boutique District were involved in shooting the first episode, including 529 Kids Consign, which was our… Read More »Mount Hideaway Featured in Alexandria Living Magazine

The Vision of Mount Hideaway Mysteries

“Mount Hideaway Mysteries: Exes and Oh No’s” is a family-friendly murder mystery movie now airing on AppleTV/iTunes,  Amazon Prime and other streaming networks. The show is filmed in Northern Virginia and Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley with an all-local cast and crew. www.MountHideaway.com. This was originally designed to be a series. The pilot episode was released under… Read More »The Vision of Mount Hideaway Mysteries

UPDATE – New Concept and Episodes in 2018

We’ve had the pilot episode on Amazon Prime for almost a year now and have gotten lots of feedback from viewers. Based on that feedback, we have re-worked the concept of the show and will be filming NEW EPISODES in early 2018. We have also decided that we will be releasing episodes as FEATURE LENGTH… Read More »UPDATE – New Concept and Episodes in 2018