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Exclusive DVDetails/art: “THE JOKESTERS” are no laughing matter!News Michael Gingold
A scary prank goes very, very wrong in THE JOKESTERS, an independent horror feature that yuks it up this summer. We’ve got the exclusive word on the release date, DVD features and the first look at the cover art.
Random Media releases THE JOKESTERS on disc and VOD July 21. AJ Wedding directed the movie from a screenplay by Nathan Reid, who also stars with Dante Spencer, Gabriel Tigerman, Luis Jose Lopez, Jen Yeager, Jodie Bentley (who produced with Reid) and Angie Simms. The synopsis: “The Internet sensation ‘Master Pranksters’ decide to take it to the extreme for their season finale. When the leader of the group, Ethan, announces that he is getting married and leaving the gang and the pranks behind, the rest of the founding members decide to pull off one final stunt; a “cabin in the woods” nightmare on their friend’s honeymoon. What follows is a spiral descent into terror when the prank goes too far and the members of the group actually start dying.” Extras on the disc will be:
• Deleted scenes
• Character videos
• On-set pranks and videos
• Making of the mask