Filmed in Cypress, California near Lexington Jr. High School.
The police station scenes were filmed in Seal Beach, CA at a real police station.
Originally titled, 'Scouts VS Zombies'
Director Christopher Landon is the son of actor Michael Landon known for his roles in "Bonanza" series and "The House on the Prairie '. It is also brother of actors Michael Landon Jr. and Jennifer Landon.