RLJE Films, a business unit of AMC Networks, has picked up select rights to DEADTECTIVES from Shudder, AMC Networks’ streaming service for horror, thriller, and the supernatural. Make sure you check out the trailer below and let us know what you think!
In DEADTECTIVES, a team of reality TV ghost hunters experiences true paranormal activity for the first time while filming a make-or-break episode in the most haunted mansion in Mexico. Facing cancellation on the one hand and supernatural entities on the other, the team must figure out a way to bust the ghosts, deliver the episode of a lifetime, and escape with their lives intact.
Directed and co-written by Tony West (“The Soup”, The Safe Side of the Fence), the horror-comedy stars Chris Geere (“You’re the Worst”, “Modern Family”), Tina Ivlev (“Shameless”, The Devil’s In The Details), David Newman (“Victoria”, “A Discovery of Witches“) and Martha Higareda (“Altered Carbon”, No Manches Frida 2).
The film is produced by Jason Tamasco (Opening Night, Madness) of Bad Idea and Daniel Posada (“El Chapo”, Bound to Vengeance). Jerry Careccio (Oh for Tuna!, “Community Theater: Seinfeld the Musical”) and Charles Barsamian (Open Water 3: Cage Dive, Revenge of the Green Dragons) are Executive Producers.
DEADTECTIVES will be released on July 21, 2020, on DVD for an SRP of $27.97.
RLJE Films’ recent features include the 2019 Toronto Film Festival hit 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; and The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot written and directed by Robert Krzykowski and starring Academy Award nominee Sam Elliott, Aidan Turner, and Ron Livingston. Upcoming releases include David Ayer’s The Tax Collector starring Shia La Beouf and Bobby Soto; and The Owners from director Julian Berg and starring Maisie Williams from “Game of Thrones.”