Episode 92: Stay Alive (2005)


Whoever said that gamer nerds would never live through a horror movie? We're not sure either, but they were pretty spot with their predictions. This week, we are joined by the incredibly knowledgeable Liz Finnegan of The Escapist to discuss Frankie Muniz's agent's terrible decision-making skills and the unbelievable game mechanics In the 2005 video game ghost killer flick Stay Alive. Liz and Adam chew the pixelated fat over horror games while Matt and Scott try to keep up and not sound dumb. It's time for a good old fashioned LAN party, so bring the Doritos and Mountain Dew for this week's episode of Horror Movie Night! Oh, and the virgin blood for the ghost of Madam Bathory, how could we forget?


Film Details

Stay Alive (2006) Poster
Directed by William Brent Bell
Produced by Peter Schlessel
James D. Stern
Matthew Peterman
Written by William Brent Bell
Matthew Peterman
Starring Jon Foster
Samaire Armstrong
Frankie Muniz
Jimmi Simpson
Milo Ventimiglia
Sophia Bush
Adam Goldberg
Music by John Frizzell
Cinematography Alejandro Martinez
Edited by Mark Stevens
Hollywood Pictures
Spyglass Entertainment
Endgame Entertainment
Wonderland Sound and Vision
Stay Alive Productions
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (US)
Universal Pictures (UK)
Release date
March 24, 2006
Running time
Theatrical cut
85 min.
Director's Cut
100 min.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $9 million
Box office $27.1 million