RLJE Films has announced that they will be releasing Shudder’s original horror comedy Scare Package from the creative team of Aaron B. Koontz and Cameron Burns on Blu-Ray, DVD, VOD and Digital on October 20, 2020. The film stars Jeremy King (The Pale Door), Noah Segan (Knives Out), Toni Trucks (“SEAL Team”), Chase Williamson (The Guest), Baron Vaughn (“Grace and Frankie”) and Joe Bob Briggs (“The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs”).
Synopsis: In SCARE PACKAGE, Chad Buckley is a lonely Horror aficionado, spending his days overseeing a struggling video store and arguing with his only customer, Sam. When an unsuspecting job applicant arrives, Chad sets out to teach him the rules of Horror; weaving in and out of hilarious segments geared toward the ropes and tropes of terror.
SCARE PACKAGE was created by Aaron B. Koontz and Cameron Burns of Paper Street Pictures and is directed by Emily Hagins (My Sucky Teen Romance), Chris McInroy (Death Metal), Noah Segan (Knives Out), Courtney and Hillary Andujar (production design on The Wind), Anthony Cousins (The Bloody Ballad of Squirt Reynolds), Baron Vaughn (“Grace and Frankie”) and Koontz (The Pale Door) who all co-wrote the film with Frank Garcia-Hejl (“Ramsey Has a Time Machine”), Ben Fee (Missio: I See You) and John Karsko (After Dark).
Bonus features on the DVD include:
- Creators Commentary on the Film, Commenting on Other Films That Have Better Commentary Tracks
- Bonus Segment: Locker Room Z
- Rad Chad’s Rad Ad
- The SCARE PACKAGE Blooper Reel
- Original Not-as-Good Ending
Bonus features on the Blu-ray include all of the above, as well as:
- The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: SCARE PACKAGE Episode
Dillon is most comfortable sitting around in a theatre all day watching both big budget and independent movies.