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 cost.


1h 48m

Director: Jon Stevenson

UK Release: Digital HD 16th November 2020