World Premiere at 2020 Sundance Film Festival
On DVD & Blu-Ray March 2, 2021
“impressive…excellent performances…transformative, animated, and hilarious” – RogertEbert.com
“imaginative and witty…razor-sharp horror comedy” – Bloody Disgusting
“a delightful and spooky surprise of a movie” – Nerdist
RLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, has picked up select rights to SCARE ME from Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium service for horror, thriller and the supernatural. SCARE ME will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on March 2, 2021.
SCARE ME is the feature directorial debut of Josh Ruben (“CollegeHumor Originals”) who also wrote the screenplay and stars in the film. SCARE ME also features Aya Cash (“The Boys”), Rebecca Drysdale (“Arrested Development”), and Chris Redd (“Saturday Night Live”). RLJE Films will release SCARE ME on DVD for an SRP of $27.97 and Blu-ray for an SRP of $28.96.
In SCARE ME, two strangers, Fred and Fanny, are stuck in their Catskills cabin during a power outage. Looking to pass the time, they decide to tell each other scary stories. But the more Fred and Fanny commit to their tales, the more the stories come to life. As the horrors of reality manifest, Fred confronts his ultimate fear that Fanny may be the better storyteller, forcing him to craft the most horrific tale imaginable and put an end to the competition for good.
SCARE ME DVD and Blu-ray include the following bonus features:
· Director & Cinematographer Commentary
· Interviews with the Cast
· Behind-the-Scenes Photo Gallery
· Make Cool Sh!t Podcast Episode 1: SCARE ME
· “Feel the Music, Feel the Light” Music Video
ABOUT RLJE FILMS
RLJE Films’ recent features include Color Out of Space, based on the classic H.P. Lovecraft story, starring Nicolas Cage and Joely Richardson and written and directed by Richard Stanley; David Ayer’s The Tax Collector starring Bobby Soto and Shia LaBeouf; and The Owners from director Julian Berg and starring Maisie Williams from “Game of Thrones”. Upcoming releases include the critically acclaimed horror film The Dark And The Wicked from Director Bryan Bertino; and Adam Egypt Mortimer’s Archenemy starring Joe Manganiello. us.rljentertainment.com.
AMC Networks’ Shudder is a premium streaming video service, super-serving members with the best selection in genre entertainment, covering horror, thrillers and the supernatural. Shudder’s expanding library of film, TV series, and originals is available on most streaming devices in the US, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. To experience Shudder commitment-free for 7 days, visit www.shudder.com.
ABOUT AMC NETWORKS
Known for its groundbreaking and celebrated original content, AMC Networks (NASDAQ:AMCX) is the company behind the award-winning brands AMC, BBC AMERICA, IFC, SundanceTV, WE tv, and IFC Films. Its diverse line-up of popular and critically-acclaimed series and independent films include Killing Eve, Better Call Saul and The Walking Dead, which has been the #1 show on basic cable television for ten consecutive years, as well as Documentary Now!, Brockmire, Love After Lockup, and the films Boyhood, Death of Stalin, and many more. Its original series Mad Men and Breaking Bad are widely recognized as being among the most influential and acclaimed shows in the history of TV. The Company also operates AMC Studios, its production business; AMC Networks International, its international programming business; the subscription streaming services Acorn TV, Shudder, Sundance Now; and UMC (Urban Movie Channel); RLJE Films; and Levity Entertainment Group, the Company’s production services and comedy venues business. For more information, visit http://www.amcnetworks.com.