Wrinkles the Clown is a 2019 American documentary comedy horror film directed by Michael Beach Nichols.
The starring cast includes Christopher Barcia, Trevor J. Blank, Andrew Caldwell, George Holden, D.B. Lambert, Ken Miller, Benjamin Radford, Rena Sellars, Sean Whitaker and Jarrett Wideman.

Watch the official trailer for Wrinkles the Clown

Magnolia Pictures & Magnet Releasing on Friday, September 06, 2019 released the trailer:
Wrinkles The Clown - Official Trailer.

What is Wrinkles the Clown about?

In 2015, a video is uploaded to YouTube depicting a clown named Wrinkles emerging from beneath a young girl's bed. It quickly goes viral. In the following months, it emerges that Wrinkles is a professional clown in Florida who offers his services to the parents of misbehaving children, showing up to frighten them unannounced as a deterrent to future bad behavior. Stickers bearing Wrinkles' face and phone number begin appearing all over Florida and thousands of people begin calling it for various reasons, from parents wanting to hire Wrinkles to people making death threats. Over the course of the next four years, Wrinkles becomes an object of folklore both locally in Florida and across the United States, with children routinely calling the number either alone or with friends as a sort of rite of passage. Additionally, further videos appear depicting Wrinkles either frightening people outside their homes or engaging in disturbing behavior, such as waving to motorists from a darkened roadside.
In 2019, Wrinkles agrees to allow a documentary crew to follow him in his daily life and explain his philosophy. Wrinkles is revealed as an elderly homeless man who lives in a van in the woods outside of Naples, Florida and spends much of his free time fishing, drinking, and going to strip clubs, occasionally using the money he makes from his appearances as Wrinkles to check into motels. He claims to have no personal ideology and states that he only works as Wrinkles for the money.
Discussions with Wrinkles are intercut with interviews with a variety of individuals discussing the phenomenon, including a psychologist who debates whether Wrinkles' behavior is abusive; folklore experts who compare Wrinkles to a contemporary Bloody Mary and other mythic rituals that figure prominently in American adolescence; a historian who explores the history of the evil clown trope, tying it back to Punch and Judy; and a professional clown unhappy with the recent negative attention that Wrinkles and the remake of Stephen King's It have brought to the profession. The documentary crew further discusses Wrinkles with a number of children around America who have been impacted by his videos, from a young girl who wishes to fight him to an aspiring horror filmmaker inspired by Wrinkles' YouTube videos to begin conceptualizing his own movies. The documentary crew also examines the Wrinkles phenomenon in the context of the 2016 Clown Sightings.

Who's in the Wrinkles the Clown cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of Wrinkles the Clown.

Christopher Barcia Self
Trevor J. Blank Self
Andrew Caldwell Self
George Holden Self
D.B. Lambert Self
Ken Miller Self
Benjamin Radford Self
Rena Sellars Self
Sean Whitaker Self
Jarrett Wideman Self

When is Wrinkles the Clown released in cinemas?

The film Wrinkles the Clown was scheduled to be released on October 4, 2019 (United States) by Magnet Releasing, Magnolia Pictures, 101 Films and Filmink Presents.

What are Wrinkles the Clown film specifications?

The duration of the film is 75 minutes. The film grossed over $14,938.

What are critics and audiences saying about Wrinkles the Clown?

Wrinkles the Clown got average rating from critics. IMDB rating is 4.8/10. Rotten Tomatoes rating is 71/100.

More information about Wrinkles the Clown you can get at:

Official website: wrinklestheclown.com

IMDB: Wrinkles the Clown

Wikipedia: Wrinkles the Clown (film)

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