Dead on Arrival, the 1950’s noir inspired feature film will premiere on Mar. 23 in New York City and Los Angeles.

The picture stars Billy Flynn (Days of our Lives), Christa B. Allen (Youth in Revolt), D.B. Sweeney (The Cutting Edge), Chris Mulkey (Whiplash), Lilo Brancato (The Sopranos), Tyson Sullivan (Heist), Scottie Thompson (NCIS), Billy Slaughter (The Big Short), and Christopher Rob Bowen (Marauders).

Directed by Stephen C. Sepher, the film centres on a man named Sam who encounters a world of murder and corruption when he finds he has been poisoned with only 24 hours to live. It is inspired by the movie D.O.A., and includes an appearance from Marla O’Brien, the daughter of Edmond O’Brien.

“I am truly honored by the great reception Dead on Arrival has received from festival critics,” Sepher said in a press release. ‘”It means a lot to me and all the cast and crew.”

A nationwide DVD and VOD release is planned for April 2, courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Vision Films.

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Editor’s Note: Check back here for more information on Dead on Arrival, including conversations with the cast and crew.