|Tags: After Dark Films, After Dark Originals, Brett Simmons, CJ Thomason, Devon Graye, Lionsgate, MISC, scarecrows, Tammin Sursok, Wes Chatham|
The story sees five friends on a weekend trip who become stranded in isolated farmland when crows attack their SUV. They soon realize that the cornfields are inhabited by reanimated human scarecrows who reproduce by killing and force their undead victims to join their ranks.
- Getting a limited theatrical premiere as part of the After Dark Originals festival January 28th through February 3rd before going straight to DVD via Lionsgate.
- Filmed in Iowa.
- Said to be a throwback to "classic original horror" and "true 1960s creepiness, a nerve-wracking suspenseful script, and real character development”.
- Wes Chatham is the jock.
- CJ Thomason is the blue-collar guy.
- Devon Graye plays the brainiac of the group.
- Actor Devon Graye is best known for playing the teenage Dexter on Showtime's hit series "Dexter."
- One of eight titles from After Dark Film's new After Dark Originals branch that aims to produce original genre titles.
- Based on the short film by writer/director Brett Simmons, which played at Sundance.
5/10 | Click here to read the official review from a UHM staff member.
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