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Scarecrow Slayer -- A college freshman is killed during a fraternity prank and is resurrected as a demonic scarecrow

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Release Date:
14 July 2004 (Spain) See more »
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A college freshman is killed during a fraternity prank and is resurrected as a demonic scarecrow | Add synopsis »
NewsDesk:
(3 articles)
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 (From FEARnet. 13 March 2014, 8:30 AM, PDT)

Schlock Value: Issue #5
 (From Icons of Fright. 22 November 2012, 12:21 PM, PST)

Pretty Teenagers Battle Hillbilly Scarecrows in Brett Simmons’ Husk
 (From Beyond Hollywood. 13 January 2011, 10:48 AM, PST)

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Cast

  (in credits order)

Tony Todd ... Caleb Kilgore

Nicole Kingston ... Mary Anderson
David Castro ... Karl
Jessica Mattson ... Sheila
Steven Schultz ... Gavin

Kim Little ... Sheriff Deputy Rachel Lander

Scott Carson ... Sheriff Deputy Larry Lander

Elizabeth Perry ... Judy
Todd Rex ... Scarecrow

D.C. Douglas ... Dr. Baxter
Steven Glinn ... Bartlett
Brett Erickson ... Dave

Brendan Aucoin ... Rick (the prick)

Jonathan Murphy ... Jobin

Scott Parietti ... White (as Scott Stepp)

Robin Daléa ... Kim (as Robin Meyers)

Mark Irvingsen ... Bob
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Mike Flowers ... Orson
Audrey Latt ... Fetus

Tamie Sheffield ... Nurse

Directed by
David Michael Latt 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Bill Cunningham  story
David Michael Latt 
Joel Newman 

Produced by
Charles Arthur Berg .... line producer
Anthony C. Ferrante .... co-producer
Emmanuel Itier .... producer
Scott Pfeiffer .... producer
Tony Todd .... associate producer
Tanya York .... producer
 
Original Music by
Vincent Gillioz 
 
Cinematography by
John Willis III  (as Jay Willis)
 
Film Editing by
David Michael Latt 
 
Production Design by
Shannon Kemp 
 
Art Direction by
Sam Greenmun 
 
Costume Design by
Marc Goodrich 
Todd Rex 
Eric Sonntag 
Shana Weissman-Mintz 
 
Makeup Department
Anthony C. Ferrante .... special makeup effects supervisor
Kimberly Ulmer .... key makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jesse Blanco .... first assistant director: second unit
Anthony C. Ferrante .... second unit director
Leigh Scott .... second unit director
Paul Sheargold .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Jesus Blanco .... swing
Sam Greenmun .... property master
 
Sound Department
Lionel Ball .... sound mixer
Don Thomas .... sound mixer
Matt Yuan .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
S.J. Granai .... special effects crew
Ryan Oliver .... blood effects
Elyse Plantico .... special effects assistant
Nick Plantico .... explosions
Todd Rex .... character designer
Todd Rex .... special effects
Michael Valenzuela .... special effects crew
 
Visual Effects by
David Michael Latt .... visual effects
 
Stunts
Ryan Oliver .... stunt driver
Todd Rex .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Yogi Allen .... key grip
Greg Anderson .... grip
Glen Bondoc .... gaffer
Daniel Chavez .... key grip
Jeffrey Chin .... gaffer (as Jeff Chin)
Matthew Deetsch .... gaffer
Jeff Dorer .... assistant camera
Eric Forand .... gaffer
Matt Gillen .... second assistant camera
Tom Hejda .... first assistant camera
Justin Jeung .... second assistant camera
King Lanaux .... electrician
Bobby Lindic .... assistant camera
Erik Messerschmidt .... gaffer
Noah Peter .... best boy grip
Brett Pollack .... second assistant camera
Rocky Rodriguez .... key grip
Darryl Rue .... best boy electric
Suzannah Szabo .... second assistant camera (as Suzannah Stoll)
Dave Thurlow .... best boy grip
Dave Thurlow .... director of photography: second unit
Jack L. Zeman .... still photographer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lori Rozzi .... costume fabricator: rival scarecrow costume
 
Music Department
Eric Carter .... composer: additional music
 
Transportation Department
Matthew Ballard .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Rob Davidian .... electronic press kit
Anwar Fennell .... production coordinator
Misty Kapp .... production assistant
J.C. Karas .... production assistant
Carolyn Purdy-Gordon .... caterer (as Carolyn Gordon)
Kevin Trenkle .... production assistant
Brandon Wislocki .... production assistant
John Yuan .... craft service
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Scarecrow: Resurrection" - USA (alternative title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for horror violence/gore and language
Runtime:
USA:90 min
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Goofs:
Continuity: As the truck runs over the scarecrow, we see in a wide shot that the scarecrow's legs are severed at the knees. Then when they show the scarecrow crawling on the ground, he is missing all of his legs, from the waist down.See more »
Movie Connections:
References The Wizard of Oz (1939)See more »

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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Funny Trash-Slash Movie, 6 May 2005
Author: Claudio Carvalho from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The friends Dave (Brett Erickson) and Karl (David Castro) are trying to join a fraternity in their college and they are assigned to bring a scarecrow from an isolated field. Meanwhile, Caleb Kilgore (Tony Todd), a deranged man who wrote several books about evil scarecrows, is being interviewed by a reporter nearby. Caleb sees the scarecrow falling over Dave and shoots with his gun, killing the student and somehow transferring his soul to the scarecrow. The scarecrow chases Dave's girlfriend, killing everybody around her, trying to bring her to the field to stay with him. "Scarecrow Slayer" has a horrible story, terrible screenplay, ham actors and actresses and dreadful direction. It is so ridiculous, that becomes a funny trash-slash movie. I laughed a lot with the story and the performance of the cast, highlight a certain David Castro, performing Karl. The guy is one of the worst actors I have ever seen, and his character is very suitable for the quality of his performance. The heroin, wearing shorts in the middle of a cold night, at least has beautiful legs. If you like very trash movies, do not miss this one. Otherwise, do not rent, buy or get close to this crap. My vote is five.

Title (Brazil): "O Espantalho" ("The Scarecrow")

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