A story of revenge from beyond the grave, centering on a group of teenagers who unknowingly supply the catalyst for the murdered Jonah’s return from the grave. A day like any other in a town not unlike that found all across the country, like minded teens hanging out, laughing, enjoying each other’s company. When the darkness takes over the day and boredom sets in, they retreat to their basement hangout. Francis, the self-imposed leader of the group, a wannabe mystic, decides to play with their heads and breaks out a Spirit Board. Eagerly the game is played and soon they make contact with the tormented Spirit of Jonah. They begin to ask questions and soon learn how, when, and why Jonah was murdered in his lifetime. Mocking Tony, who warns them that it is a dangerous game to play, they make the choice of their young lives when they participate together in summoning Jonah beseeching him to come to them through the spirit board, What starts as a joke soon turns into a nightmare of garish proportions, when Jonah does indeed join the young teens with an agenda of death on his deceased mind,… Meanwhile,.. Zora Matthias the lecherous trophy wife ,who secretly murdered her husband Jonah for his fortune, parties upstairs with Francis’ swinging parents and a houseful of revelers,.. .. oblivious to what is happening right below their feet. The true reason for Jonah’s resurrection becomes clear as the teens desperately try to come to grips with the nightmare they have thrust themselves into. Will anyone survive? If they do,.. what will be left of them?
Brinke Stevens, Jocelyn Padilla, Nicole LaSala, Ryan Boudreau, James Barrett, Rob Roy and Aaron Peaslee.
Originally conceived as a short film in 1982. Several attempts were made to produce the film fell through. 30 years later Jonah Lives!