The Big Sale was made as part of the Cary Theaters annual ZOMBIEPALOOZA festival. Dean recruited some friends and colleagues to help make a retro style horror film that was at it's heart a zanny and wacky like the old Abbott and Costello horror films.
The film won 2nd place at the festival.
Written, Produced, Directed, and Edited by Dean Garris
Kevin Darbro as Hank Turbol
Scott Renz as Mr. Whitman
Stephanie Stegemoller as Alice Whitman
Neil Hoover as Paul "Big Brother" Whitman
Justin McEneny as Saul "Little Brother" Whitman
Sam Allen as Uncle Larry
and Jeffrey Moore as Cousin Tim
Shane Norton - Key Grip, Boom Operator, PA
Ken Hanenberg - Fogger, FX Make-up, PA
Neil Hoover - FX Make-up
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