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Screener Squad: Escape The Field

Escape the Field Movie Review


We’ve all been there right? One moment you’re in bed, reading a John Grisham novel, only to wake up in the middle of a corn field with nothing but your wits, a knife, and dressed down in your best lingerie… No you say? That’s never happened to you? Well you’re in for a treat with today’s movie, Escape The Field. Co-written and directed by Emerson Moore, Escape The Field throws six strangers into a game of riddles, surrounded by the biggest corn field you have ever seen. Methinks whatever group is running this crazy game is receiving major farm subsidies. Regardless, can this diverse group find a way out of the field, or will they succumb to whatever lurks out there? Today we have Lewayne, Rae, and Chad… doing their best not to trip and lose their glasses. No Scooby Doo shenanigans here!


DIRECTED BY: Emerson Moore

STARRING: Jordan Claire Robbins, Theo Rossi, Shane West, Elena Juacto, Tahirah Sharif, Julian Feder




Chad Halvorsen (Screener Squad)

Chad Halvorsen currently resides in Milwaukee, WI, where he produces and edits commercials, films, and everything in between. He was always a fan of film/television growing up, spending days in the Summer, making (terrible) home movies with his brothers. Little did he know that passion would carry on into adulthood. Since 2006, Chad has worked for several agencies in various departments. Shooting, producing, editing, production management, directing, and when forced to, writing copy. In 2015, Chad decided to take the big leap and become a freelancer. Since then, he’s produced content for Lyft, AT&T, Target, and Discovery Network. His passion lies in entertaining people, making them feel better, even for a moment. All the pain and suffering of this business is worth it, if even just one person views his work. Chad is a frequent podcaster, most notably posing as a co-host for the podcast “The Film Illogical Society.”



Lyrae Anderson (Screener Squad)

You can call me Rae. You can also call me a film lover. I’ll watch it all — small screen; big screen, and everything in between. I have attended and worked for Fantastic Fest and South by Southwest for many years. I married a film geek as well. While we don’t agree on everything, we agree on our love of movies.




Lewayne White (Screener Squad)

Lewayne’s earliest memories are of watching movies and reading comics, which instilled in him a sense of wonder, a vivid imagination, and unrealistic expectations. It also means he spends a lot of time watching movies, writing scripts for them, and trying to get them made. He lives in the middle of middle America after landing there as a child, and has remained there mainly because he hates packing.



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