Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Random Acts of Violence to Show on Shudder this August

Random Acts of Violence is an indie horror feature from director Jay Baruchel and writer Jesse Chabot. The film is slated for a Summer release on Digital and on Shudder. The film stars: Jesse Williams (The Cabin in the Woods), Jordana Brewster and Simon Northwood. Called a "labour of love" by Baruchel, this title focuses on a road trip and a crazed fan. To show later in July, the film's official poster and Red Band trailer are here.

Baruchel has talked about the script-writing process. He says of the script for Random Acts of Violence and the process of writing the script has taken close to seven years. Both writers are perfectionists and they took their time to"rebuild or script again and again." Focusing on the characters, horror fans can preview what Baruchel and Chabot have in store for them, this July 31st.

On July 31st, Random Acts of Violence will debut in Canadian theatres and on Digital platforms; Elevation Pictures will handle the launch. As well, this title will show on Shudder, in the U.S. and the United Kingdom, this August 21st. For now, viewers can preview the story with the Red Band trailer below.

Release Date: July 31st, 2020 (Digital, Theatres) and August 21st, 2020 (Shudder: US, UK). 

Director: Jay Baruchel. 

Writers: Jay Baruchel, Jesse Chabot, Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti. 

Cast: Jesse Williams, Jordana Brewster and Simon Northwood.

 The film's official Red Band trailer (via Shudder): 

The comic on which the film is based:

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