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‘What do you fear the most?’
Desert Shadows is a 2022 horror film about two brothers that become the prey of a deadly creature while on a fateful hunting trip.

Written, co-produced and directed by Tyler Bourns, making his feature film directorial debut. Also produced by Steve Duval and Alphonse Polito.

The American Bourns Productions movie stars Andy Toulouse, Emily Sweet (Castle Freak; Fear Pharm; Cry Havoc), Aaron Foster (Freestyle), Richard Leacock, Mitch Pileggi (The X-Files), Bill Farmer (Seal Team) and Maria Olsen (Paranormal Activity 3).

After the death of their father, two brothers decide to embark on a hunting trip to help bring them closer together. But they get more than they bargained for when they become the prey of a deadly creature that has roamed the desert for centuries.


Eric, a struggling drug addict, goes missing, while his brother Donnie becomes hellbent on finding him. Following the downward spiral of dangerous clues, he teams up with a professor with a dark past and an overeager paranormal studies student to try to solve the mystery and save Eric before it’s too late…


Cast and characters:
Mitch Pileggi … Professor Charles M. Ridley
Bill Farmer … Detective Jerry McElroy
Julie Anne Prescott … Trashy Woman
Maria Olsen … Linda Lockley
Emily Sweet … Morgan
Richard Leacock … Detective Ray Jaggard
Tess Hall … Goth Girl
Brian Perry … Self
Hilary Larivee … Cop
Aaron Foster … Eric Roberts
Grid Margraf … Trucker
Daniel Bailey … Drunk Patron
Paul Sean Ward … Johnny
Tonantzin Nordwall … Rachel
Peter Townley … Dad
Daysha Smith … Production Assistant
Darrell P. Miller … Agent Temple
James H Jackson … Agent Bailey
Luke Hoffman … Rob Green
Kevin Laue … Agent Atlas
Andy Toulouse … Donnie Roberts
Tom Plunkett … Jerry The Bartender
Lee Braithwaite … Old Man
Michele Crain … Doctor Tek

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