Dark Night of the Scarecrow [Blu-ray]
When young Marylee Williams (Tonya Crowe) is found viciously mauled,all hell breaks loose in her small rural town. A gang of bigots pursue a suspect: her mentally challenged friend Bubba Ritter (Larry Drake).
When young Marylee Williams (Tonya Crowe) is found viciously mauled, all hell breaks loose in her small rural town. Officious postmaster Otis P. Hazelrigg (Charles Durning) leads a gang of bigots in pursuit of the suspect: her mentally challenged friend Bubba Ritter (Larry Drake). Finding him hiding inside a scarecrow, they exact brutal mob “justice”…only to discover a tragic mistake! Now a strange apparition stalks the land seeking each of them out, as the legend of the Scarecrow begins.
1981 | 96 min | Color | Optional English & Spanish Subtitles | 1.33:1/16×9 Pillar Boxed | PCM 2.0 & 5.1 Enhanced | All Region | NR
- Director & Writer Commentary
- Rebroadcast Trailer
- World Premiere Promo
- Behind the Scenes Photo Gallery
- “Bubba Didn’t Do it: 30 Years of the Scarecrow” – Directed by Daniel Griffith and Produced by Ballyhoo Motion Pictures
- “DNOTS Cast Reunion Q & A” – Recorded at the 2011 Frightfest Film Festival in Louisville, KYReviews:
“Mar-vel-ous! I was terrified!” – Vincent Price
“…one of the best made-for-television horror films ever made!” – Donald Guarisco MSN
Charles Durning, Tonya Crowe, Larry Drake, Lane SmithDirected by
Frank De Felitta