Pranks are the new lists, especially if you want it to go viral.
AMC took note of the insane success of Fox’s Devil’s Due prank and set loose a horde of zombies on New Yorkers.
In the video, “The Walking Dead” sends hungry zombies to infest a sidewalk grate and shock New Yorkers on hidden camera.
As cheap of a PR stunt it is, I still find these to be quite amusing, especially this gem… READ MORE
To celebrate zombies, pranks and the hilarious result of combining those two wonderful things, Microsoft UK crafted a fake VIP room with one-way mirrors and hidden cameras so they could scare the pants off a handful of lucky gamers. They accomplished this by zombifying a few actors and unleashing them on some unsuspecting players who had been invited to “immerse” themselves in Dead Rising 3.
I’m especially fond of the bit where a zombie comes out of the couch. That definitely would’ve freaked me out.
Sony and MGM’s Carrie opens in theaters October 18, so the studios thought up this fun prank video in the hopes of it going viral.
The video poster asks, “What if telekinesis was real? How would you react? Our hidden camera experiment captures the reactions of unsuspecting customers at a New York City coffee shop as they witness a telekinetic event.”
Watch as a girl unleashes hell when a coffee is spilt on her laptop! Thanks to Jason L. for the tip. READ MORE
YouTube user MagicofRahat is pretty well known for his drive thru pranks. There was the one with the floating cups and also the one where he “had no head“. Now he’s back and this time he’s got a full skeleton going through various drive-thrus picking up orders. The reactions of the people are pretty priceless as most of them run screaming from the pick up window. Head on down for a laugh. READ MORE
Ever wanted one of those insane prank videos to take a horrific twist? We’ve seen the ghost in the elevator one, but something more visceral? Seemingly inspired by the rash of intense Japanese prank videos, this one goes the extra mile into some fun detours.
We’ve all been in cabs where we’re not too sure of the driver, right? Head inside to see that uncomfortability taken to the next level. READ MORE
For anyone who has been victimized by bullying, thoughts of justice can easily be twisted into an obsession for comeuppance. But when does justice turn to revenge? Can “measure for measure” become a mind-bending thirst for retribution, blurring the lines between perpetrator and victim? Image Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of RLJ Entertainment, examines those questions and many more with the June 18 release of the deadly thriller Prank on DVD and Digital Download.
Directed by Yiuwing Lam (Rupture) and featuring a cast including Nick Renaud (Mine) and Henry Monfries (“Squaresville”), Prank may be a film today, but can easily become the headline of tomorrow!
“Harmless prank or violent revenge? Three high school students, sick of living in fear of bullies, plan the ultimate payback. But when their prank goes way too far, they come to realize that getting even can have deadly consequences. Packed with unpredictable twists and turns, this cutting-edge thriller pulls no punches and delivers a shocking conclusion you’ll never forget. Just remember…no matter how sweet revenge might taste, there’s always a price to pay.” READ MORE
The Halloween season brings about many horror film festivals all with their various categories. Short films have always been a favorite of mine as the feat to effectively pack in scares with a plot in that brief amount of time is challenging. BD received a few of these time compacted features recently and I had the pleasure of checking them out. READ MORE