AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thrillers and the supernatural, has released the opening scene from Cody Calahan’s fabulously bloody blast from the past VICIOUS FUN. The new Original horror comedy film is now streaming on Shudder. Watch it below!
Joel (Evan Marsh, Shazam!), a caustic 1980’s film critic for a national horror magazine, finds himself unwittingly trapped in a self-help group for serial killers. With no other choice, Joel attempts to blend in with his homicidal surroundings or risk becoming the next victim. Directed by Cody Calahan (The Oak Room). Also starring Amber Goldfarb (Appiness), Ari Millen (Orphan Black), Julian Richings (Man of Steel), Robert Maillet (Sherlock Holmes), Sean Baek (Killjoys), David Koechner (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy), Alexa Rose Steele (Jann), Mark Gibson (Exit Humanity), Kristopher Brown (Jib & Jab on a Quest) and John Fray (The Silence).
Vicious Fun is written by James Villeneuve and produced by Chad Archibald and Cody Calahan. Executive producers are Nat Abraham, Ira Levy, Michael McGuigan, Peter Bevan, Mariana Sanjurjo, Tomas Yankelevich, Jessica Butland, Denis Coyne, Craig McGillivray and Mark Myers. Director of photography is Jeff Maher, and the film is edited by Mike Gallant. Original score is by Steph Copeland. Vicious Fun was produced by Black Fawn Films in partnership with Breakthrough Entertainment, Particular Crowd and Radioactive Pictures.