Seventeen year old slacker Anton Tobias wakes up one Halloween morning to discover that both of his parents have been turned into two headless Halloween decorations. After speaking to his equally irresponsible friends, Mick and Pnub, he discovers that his right hand has a blood-thirsty mind of its own and is hell-bent on wreaking havoc whether he likes it or not.Written by
The title is a literal take on the saying "Idle hands are the devil's playground," which derives from the Bible verse, Proverbs 16:27 that begins "Idle hands are the devil's workshop." Meaning when there's nothing to do, and too much free-time, a person can wind up doing bad things. See more »
Both hands are visible. After Curtis and Tiffany are found in the car, Anton places his right hand on Mick's shoulder, then his left hand as he's walking away. See more »
So, what are you guys doing here?
We need a place to kick it. Don't be selfish, Anton! No one else's parents are dead!
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The TV version seen on Sci-fi has alternate takes of scenes with profanity, instead of awkward overdubbing. Most notably the scene in Pnub's bedroom where "I hate that fuckin' show" is missing the f-word and "Jerking off in the milkshake maker" is changed to "Spitting in the milkshake maker" See more »