Magic Stone Productions and Brainstorm Media have announced that Michael Paul Stephenson’s documentary, “The American Scream,” is now available on Blu-ray and DVD exclusively at “The American Scream” is the latest documentary the director’s follow-up to his critically acclaimed featured documentary, “Best Worst Movie.”

“The American Scream” had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas in September 2012 and it ended up winning the award for Best Picture in the Documentary Features category and received tremendous reviews. The film went on to delight television audiences when it premiered on NBCUniversal’s Chiller network on October 28, 2012, with Entertainment Weekly calling it a “must watch”.

Magic Stone is releasing this documentary as a Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack in time for the holidays. The Blu-ray/DVD is priced at $17.99 and will be available for purchase exclusively at and includes a follow-up featurette. The American Scream on DVD will not be available at retailers until Fall 2013.

You can also request a screening of “The American Scream” in your town through You can make your request by clicking here.

Here’s the synopsis of “The American Scream:”

“The American Scream” is a touching documentary that follows three Halloween-obsessed households as they transform their homes into neighbor-terrifying supernatural wonderlands. Endless styrofoam tombstones and backyard beasts come courtesy of a few supremely dedicated local “home haunters” who’ve devoted their lives to the art of handmade monster making.

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By Monique Jones

Monique Jones blogs about race and culture in entertainment, particularly movies and television. You can read her articles at Racialicious, and her new site, COLOR . You can also listen to her new podcast, What would Monique Say.

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