Rent-A-Pal is a retro, sinister horror/thriller about a lonely man’s
relationship with a VHS tape, titled Rent-A-Pal. Set in 1990, a lonely
bachelor named David (Brian Landis Folkins) searches for an escape from the
day-to-day drudgery of caring for his ageing mother (Kathleen Brady).
Whilst seeking a partner through a video dating service, he discovers a
strange VHS tape called Rent-A-Pal. Hosted by the charming and charismatic
Andy (Wil Wheaton – Star Trek: The Next Generation, The Big Bang Theory,
Stand By Me), the tape offers him much-needed friendship. But it comes at a