Everyone can appreciate a good horror-comedy, and Bloodsucking Bastards looks like it has the potential to become just that.
The movie takes place in an office workplace environment, where a man loses a promotion to his office rival and it’s a steep downward spiral from there as co-workers begin dying. It stars Fran Kranz (Cabin in the Woods, Dollhouse), Pedro Pascal (the Red Viper, Oberyn Martell, from HBO’s Game of Thrones), Emma Fitzpatrick (The Social Network, The Collection), Joey Kern (Cabin Fever, Super Troopers), Joel Murray (God Bless America, Monsters University), and Yvette Yates (Inherent Vice).
You can check out the trailer as well as a synopsis and poster below.
An action-packed vampire comedy, BLOODSUCKING BASTARDS follows Evan Sanders, a dutiful employee stuck at a soul-killing corporation with his beautiful girlfriend Amanda and slacker best friend Tim. Evan’s world crumbles when Amanda dumps him and his boss hands his coveted promotion to his longtime nemesis. As officemates start going through disturbing changes and bodies begin to pile up, Evan must find a way to stop the evil brewing amidst the cubicles, win back Amanda, and rescue his workplace pals before his life and career go from dead-end”¦ to just dead.
Bloodsucking Bastards is set to make its world premiere at the Slamdance Film Festival on January 23rd.