Co-creator Russ McKamey is a bigger than life sort of hombre. His extreme haunt, that simulates drowning, being buried alive and all out torture is one of the most infamous and sought after haunt experiences out there. McKamey constantly ups the ante in terms of ways to keep his haunt visitors terrified.
One visitor in particular is his neighbor, Grace. Who he takes a special joy in torturing. In the clip below, you can see what happens when McKamey Manor goes up against the terrified beyond all rational thought, Grace. Hint: She grabs an axe and shit gets real.
Haunters: The Art Of The Scare is a heart-warming and heart-stopping documentary about how family-friendly haunted houses for Halloween have spawned a growing subculture of extreme horror simulations. What kind of person dedicates their life to turning other people’s nightmares into reality, and how far is too far? Explore the rise of terror as entertainment, by going behind-the-screams and into the lives of Shar Mayer, legendary scare actor, Donald Julson, a traditional boo-scare maze designer, and the infamous Russ McKamey, as he creates the most controversial full-contact haunt of all time… in his own backyard. Also featuring John Murdy (Universal Hollywood Halloween Horror Nights), Jon Braver (Delusion), Josh Randall (Blackout), Eric Lowther (Haunted Overload), Bruce Stanton (Reign of Terror), Sylvia & Jen Soska (American Mary & GSN’s HELLEVATOR), Jessica Cameron (Truth or Dare) and many more talented artists.
HAUNTERS: THE ART OF THE SCARE is out on digital and dvd Oct.3.