Scream Team Releasing Awakening the Ode to Slasher Genre Film “The Sleeper”

Scream Team Releasing (the distributors of The Barn and 10/31) is proud to announce the newest addition to the label…’The Sleeper’. A retro throwback directed by Justin Russell that pays homage to the early slasher films of the 80s’ such as Black Christmas, Promo Night, The House on Sorority Row and Girls Nite Out.
Originally released for purchase on DVD and VHS back in 2013, ‘The Sleeper’ became a cult classic throughout the indie scene but has since went out of print. The Scream Team is happy to say that after many years of slumber ‘The Sleeper’ is now awake and is ready to make some calls! Re-issued and now upgraded to HD as a brand new 2 Disc Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack . Packed with bonus features including an hour long making of featurette, and reversible case artwork. If you purchased the DVD years ago, don’t worry about having a duplicate copy because the new DVD is a different version known as “The Lost VHS Transfer”.
Synopsis: It’s 1981 and the girls of Alpha Gamma Theta sorority are having a party. As the new pledges arrive, so does an uninvited guest. Little do the sisters know someone is watching them in the shadows. As the girls shower, study, eat and sleep the stalker studies the girls. One by one he finds the girls at their most vulnerable and murders them. The police hunt for the missing girls and their killer, but will they find them in time? Or will the girls be forced to fight for their lives…
First 300 orders (LESS than 200 remain now!) will receive “The Sleeper Special Collectors Edition Blu-ray+DVD Combo PLUS a FREE 11×17 Poster* and a digital mp3 download of “The Sleeper: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”!!! Once this promo sells out the price will stay the same, but no extras freebies will be included.
DISC 1: Blu-ray includes:
∙ Feature Film Approx 90 mins
∙ Audio Commentary by director Justin Russell
∙ Shooting A Nightmare In 13 Days (Hour Long Featurette)
∙ Joe Bob Briggs’ Drive-In Total
∙ Theatrical Trailers
∙ Lost Trailer Series: Don’t Go In The Attic
∙ Motion Menus
DISC 2: DVD includes:
∙ Feature Film: The Lost VHS Transfer Approx 90 mins
Number of Discs: 2
Single Layer Blu-ray Disc (25GB)
Single Layer DVD Disc (4.5GB)
All factory replicated and packaged content. NO BD-R or DVD-R.
All Discs are Region Free.
The Blu-ray+DVD Combo Pack isn’t the only new item on the films merch store. You can also find a Limited Edition VHS run signed by Justin Russell (writer/director) and Jason Crabtree (The Sleeper), Enamel Pin of the VHS box, 12inch The Sleeper and victim dolls, soundtracks, posters and some other special items not yet announced. The Sleeper is no taking pre-orders and will ship out on June 12th from

The Sleeper Trailer:

Joe Bob Briggs Drive-In Totals:

JJ Fitt
Joe lives in the coal region of Northeastern PA with his beautiful wife Mary and their French Bulldogs Watson and Xander. He's a huge fan of all things horror and can't explain why especially since he was afraid of everything as a kid. He co-hosts the Indie Infestation podcast which gives a platform for those involved in the indie horror scene to get their name and projects out there. When he's not working he is usually watching the latest horror movie or show, at the gym with his wife or taking in a sporting event, Eagles! His all time favorite horror movie is the original Halloween, still effective to this day. Hit him up on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or drop an email, let him know what's awesome.