Scare Me teaser: Shudder sets new horror comedy film for October
Shudder has released the teaser trailer for their upcoming horror comedy film titled Scare Me, featuring Aya Cash (The Boys) and Josh Ruben as their characters try to come up with new ways to scare each other. The film had its world premiere earlier this year at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival and will be available for streaming on Thursday, October 1. Check out the video in the player below! (via EW)
In Scare Me film, Fred, a frustrated copywriter, checks into a winter cabin to start his first novel. While jogging in the nearby woods, he meets Fanny, a successful and smug young horror author who fuels his insecurities. During a power outage, Fanny challenges Fred to tell a scary story.
As a storm sets in, they pass the time spinning spooky tales fueled by the tensions between them, and Fred is forced to confront his ultimate fear: Fanny is the better storyteller. The stakes are raised when they’re visited by a horror fan who delivers levity (and a pizza) to the proceedings.
This film marks the feature directorial debut of Josh Ruben (College Humor), who is also starring alongside Aya Cash (You’re The Worst, The Boys) and Chris Redd (Saturday Night Live). It is written and produced by Ruben with Alex Bach, and Daniel also set as producers.