Burbank, CA – Writer/director Ryan O’Leary’s “amazing*” award winning ode to teen love, The Backseat premieres on DVD and Digital October 6 from Osiris Entertainment.
High school social outcasts Roy Offerman and Larry DiMarco struggle to find a drummer for their new punk rock band, Witness My Jehovah. As Roy will learn, sometimes finding the answer to one problem only brings about a host of others. Immediately after finding a drummer, Roy is plagued by a raging case of hemorrhoids. This causes his parents to be confused about his sexuality, and starts up all sorts of new rumors at school. In the most unexpected place, Roy meets his dream girl Samantha. As Roy and Sam’s relationship develops, Witness My Jehovah lands their first big gig at a local music venue. When things don’t go as planned, Roy is faced with some of the biggest decisions he’ll ever have to make.
Chris Bellant, Allyson Reilly, Craig Kelly, Costa Nicholas, Lori Hamilton, John Cramer, Matt Van Orden, André De Shields, Jenna Michno, Vanessa Cuccia, and Shana Fitzpatrick star in a feature length coming of age story about high school love, punk rock, and hemorrhoids.