Oscilloscope has released the trailer for the upcoming Joel Potrykus (Buzzard,The Alchemist Cookbook) film Relaxer, which involves a man who accepts a challenge to not vacate his couch until he beats the infamous level 256 in Pac-Man. The film stars Joshua Burge and David Dastmalchian.
Oscilloscope Laboratories will be releasing Relaxer in theaters March 22nd.
Doom and gloom are on the way. The Y2K apocalypse can’t be stopped. Abbie’s older brother issues him the ultimate challenge before it goes down: beat the infamous level 256 in Pac-Man and no getting up from the couch until he does so. Abbie’s survival story begins here; inside a rotting living room with no food or water, and a revolving door of numb-nut friends and acquaintances. It’s THE EXTERMINATING ANGEL by way of SLACKER.