Originally Posted by Mutilated Prey
I recall there were missing persons posters of the cast put up around town where the movies were playing in the local theaters to help promote realism. I thought it was real at the time for sure having initially seen it in the theaters. So well done.
They even had the actors stay out of the public when the promotion began. It was very elaborately done. Of course, as more and more time went by it was clear that it was not true.
I was a teenager so I was a little more gullible at the time too.