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Standby (2018)

Set in an alternative world in the 1980s, a secluded young boy unintentionally enters the magical world of his television, only to discover a darker truth to the happy facade.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ethan Phillips Ethan Phillips ... Casper
Karen Gaynord Karen Gaynord ... Mum
Joe Smith Joe Smith ... Chris
Becky Harrison Becky Harrison ... Chris (voice)
Sophie Reed Sophie Reed ... Dancer 1
Jade Padam Jade Padam ... Dancer 2
Maddie Shelley Maddie Shelley ... Dancer 3
Richard Nunn Richard Nunn ... Derek
Nicola Robinson-Smith Nicola Robinson-Smith ... Bachelorette
Callum McGregor Callum McGregor ... Rusty
Simon Lammers ... Gregory
Amanda Nickless Amanda Nickless ... Spike
Lamissah La-Shontae ... Girl
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rob Moore ... TV Host (voice)
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Storyline

Set in an alternative world in the 1980s, a secluded young boy unintentionally enters the magical world of his television, only to discover a darker truth to the happy facade.

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Genres:

Short | Fantasy | Horror

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 June 2018 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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