About this project
Are you ready for our first ever Slasher Studios feature film?!? Get ready for DON'T GO TO THE REUNION. DON'T GO TO THE REUNION is an homage to some of our favorite revenge slashers of the 1980′s. Do you love “Slaughter High”, “Terror Train”, “Happy Birthday to Me”, and “Prom Night”? Good, because we do too and we plan to play homage to all of them. Our story centers around a horror movie loving misfit named Scott who is teased by the popular students in school. When the popular kids play a prank on him, he feels as though his life is ruined. Flash forward ten years and the gang is back for the class reunion. Little do they know that someone is waiting for them. Is Scott back for revenge? Will they survive the night to find out? Someone loves their horror movies...to death.
After making three successful short films including TEDDY, POPULARITY KILLER, and BLOOD BROTHERS, Slasher Studios is ready to brand out into their very first slasher feature. This is our cinematic love letter to anything and everything that we love in 80's slashers. Ready for a return to likable characters, practical effects (NO CGI to be found here), and an all around fun attitude? Excellent, because so are we!
We are looking to raise $10,000 to make our 90 page script which will pay for lodging for our actors, location rental, practical effects, equipment rental, and transportation and food. We will start filming late April-early May to have the film released in theaters and on dvd in October 2013. YOU will be the first ones to see our love letter to the horror genre. We can't do this without you and we owe our previous films to YOU. Get ready for some carnage candy.
Still not convinced? Check out the short films TEDDY, POPULARITY KILLER and BLOOD BROTHERS below and let us know what you think! We just want to make slashers fun again and with your help, we think we can do just that!
EXTRA REWARD ADDED: Back the project with $100 or more and receive free advertising on the awesome horror site Horror Society. You will receive a 125x125 ad on the site, ROS (all pages) for the duration of the project. You must provide your own graphic for the ad, and there are 6 spots available. A $300 value as well. Huge thank you to Horror Society for offering this!!
EQUIPMENT RENTAL (LIGHTS, CAMERA, ETC): $3000
PRODUCTION INSURANCE: $1000
FOOD FOR CAST/CREW FOR 13 DAY SHOOT $1000
PROPS/SET DECORATION $1000
FX EFFECTS/GORE/ETC $1000
HOUSE RENTAL $1000
POST PRODUCTION (DVDS, POSTERS, ETC) $1000
REWARDS FOR BACKERS $500
TOTAL COST: $10,000
Risks and challenges
Remember, if we don't raise the $10,000 you will NOT be charged a dime and this movie will not be made. This is a make-it-or-break-it opportunity. If the film does get funded, we will be there every step of the way to communicate with you what is happening on set as well as behind the scenes and post-production. We will communicate any challenges including but not limited to production and release date delays. We will share with you all the details of the production and be honest with you every step of the way. You will be there every step of the way. We are a strong and passionate team who has created three award winning short films on time and on budget (which you can view above at your leisure). You have our absolute 100% guarantee that we will do anything and everything in our power to make sure this project is successful. We have the same production team as we always have and we are dedicated to the horror genre to make the very best for you.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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