Heightened emotions that naturally arise during frantic situations often connect people, even those who don’t truly know each other. That’s certainly the case in the new sci-fi film, ‘The Similars,’ which chronicles how unexplained phenomenon can bond strangers in the most remarkable ways. In order to support the upcoming release of the drama, its distributor, XLrator Media, has unveiled a new poster and stills that highlight the bizarre occurrences that are plaguing its characters. ‘The Similars’ will be distributed on November 15 on iTunes and VOD, and will also have a one-night screenings in Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco. The sci-fi movie, which was previously titled ‘Los Parecidos,’ [ Read More ]
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Join the actors and filmmakers for the horror film CLOWNTOWN from ITN Distribution on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at 2:00pm at Dark Delicacies in Burbank ( 3512 W Magnolia Blvd.) for an in-store signing on behalf of the film’s DVD release. Writer Jeff Miller (Axe Giant: The Wrath of Paul Bunyan) and director Tom Nagel (“The Retrieval”) will be on hand along with the film’s stars: Brian Nagel (Katy Perry’s “Roar”), Lauren Elise (Justin Lin’s “Help”), Andrew Staton (“Relentless”), Katie Keene (Union Furnace), Jeff Denton (The Beast of Bray Road) and Ryan Pilz. CLOWNTOWN is now available on Video on Demand and on DVD for an SRP of $15.00. In [ Read More ]
Coming to theaters this week is the movie ‘Priceless‘ which breaks ground with it’s brutally honest and meaningful messages. At their press conference, we were able to get a more in depth understanding of the characters, the message behind the movie and how this movie inspired everyone involved. Those that were at the press conference were, David Koechner, Bianco Santos, and Ben and Joel Smallbone. The movie was directed and created by Ben Smallbone, who won his first award for a movie at a festival when he was just 18. Ben, and his brother Joel, who plays the main character in the film, immigrated to the United States in the [ Read More ]
With people who are enduring puberty are often regarded as being among those who are the most self-serving, it’s surprising to discover the adults in their lives can be even more immature than they are in social situations. But that shocking revelation is powerfully presented as fact in the release of the new comedy-drama, ‘The Late Bloomer.’ In celebration of ‘The Late Bloomer‘s theatrical and digital release, Shockya is offering one lucky winner a signed poster, as well as a copy of the book the comedy-drama is based on, ‘The Late Bloomer: A Memoir of My Body.’ To enter, email us at ShockyaGiveaway@aol.com. Let us know that you’re entering to [ Read More ]
Remember the comedian who claimed that he was arrested for attempting to throw a two-foot glittery dildo on stage at a Donald Trump campaign rally? Well it seems that they got the attention of more than just the secret service that night. FOTV Media Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: FOTV) announced today it has picked up experimental live television show Trash, Talking for a full season. The show, hosted by comedy duo Elijah Daniel and Christine Sydelko, is filmed live at the FOTV studios in Beverly Hills and aims to challenge the way people watch live television. The show encourages live call-ins from viewers, on-screen chat, and video questions from viewers through [ Read More ]
Horror fans are able to be drawn back to the supernatural, as the acquisition rights for the upcoming genre film, ‘The Possession Experiment,’ have been secured by Momentum Pictures. The official announcement of the thriller’s acquisition was made by the distributor’s Senior Vice President of Content, Ian Goggins. ‘The Possession Experiment’ was directed by ‘Monumental’ helmer, Scott B. Hansen, who also co-wrote the script for his latest project with Mary J. Dixon. The anticipated horror movie stars Chris Minor, Jake Brinn, Nicky Jasper, KT Fanelli and Bill Moseley. Of the drama’s acquisition, Goggins noted that “‘The Possession Experiment’ is a film that takes audiences for a ride. Bill Moseley has [ Read More ]
YouTube’s The Thinning takes place in a post-apocalyptic future where population control is dictated by a high-school aptitude test. When two students (Logan Paul and Peyton List) discover the test is smoke and mirrors hiding a larger conspiracy, they must fight the system to expose it and take it down. “The Thinning” hit YouTube on October 12.
Friends are realizing that they only have each other in their most dire time of need, as a gang of sinister clowns begin stalking them through an otherwise deserted town. To celebrate the chase, the filmmakers and actors of the new thriller, ‘Clowntown,’ will be participating in an in-store signing on behalf of the horror film’s home release. The film is now available on Video on Demand and DVD for an SRP of $15.00 from ITN Distribution. Screenwriter Jeff Miller and director Tom Nagel will be joined by the movie’s cast, including Brian Nagel, Lauren Elise, Andrew Staton, Katie Keene, Jeff Denton and Ryan Pilz, for the in-store signing. The [ Read More ]
One man is bravely trying to stop the biggest drug cartel in history by going undercover and infiltrating the dangerous criminal empire. He’s so determined to stop the notorious Pablo Escobar and his drug trafficking ring that the federal agent forgoes the warning that even the slightest slip-up could cost him his life. The agent’s determined journey is showcased in the home release of the biographical drama, ‘The Infiltrator.’ In celebration of ‘The Infiltrator’s home release, Shockya is offering one lucky winner a copy of the book the drama is based on, as well as a movie poster signed by actors Bryan Cranston and Benjamin Bratt. To enter, email us [ Read More ]
The conspiracy to assassinate the 35th President of the United States and its aftermath has been transformed into a groundbreaking theatrical event. ‘The Tragedy of JFK (As Told by Wm. Shakespeare)’ illuminates what might have actually happened during one of the most shocking events in American history. The play, which uses Shakespearian text, is having its world premiere run at The Skylight Theatre in Los Feliz, California, where it will play until Sunday, November 6. ‘The Tragedy of JFK (As Told by Wm. Shakespeare)’ was conceived, adapted and directed by Daniel Henning. The cast for The Blank Theatre’s production include, in alphabetical order, Tony Abatemarco, Ford Austin in the title [ Read More ]
The most well-intentioned actions can sometimes lead to the most dire and harrowing consequences for everyone connected to those acts. The Reaves family learns that all-too-important lesson the hard way in the new thriller, ‘The Charnel House,’ as their new apartment is threatening to tear their connections apart. The family’s growing struggles are documented in the film’s newly released trailer. ‘The Charnel House’ is set to be distributed in theaters and on VOD on November 4 by Freestyle Digital Media. The drama was directed by Craig Moss, and written by Chad Israel and Emanuel Isler. The thriller stars Callum Blue, Nadine Velazquez and Makenzie Moss as the Reaves family. The [ Read More ]
Striving to achieve your goals, no matter what challenges stand in your way, is an admirable choice for anyone. But determinedly pursuing your dreams as teenagers can become even more of an obstacle. But the young trio that makes up the metal band, Unlocking the Truth, prove the struggles can ultimately pay off. The musicians’ journey is presented in the documentary, ‘Breaking a Monster,’ which RLJ Entertainment is set to release next Tuesday, October 11 on Digital, VOD, iTunes and DVD. In celebration of ‘Breaking a Monster’s home release, Shockya is offering two lucky winners a DVD of the documentary. To enter, email us at ShockyaGiveaway@aol.com. Let us know that [ Read More ]
A police detective with a connection to the criminal underground finds his secret life exposed when he and his partner are caught stealing cocaine from a powerful drug lord, a move that puts his son’s life in danger. The new movie stars Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris, Scoot McNairy, Dermot Mulroney, Gabrielle Union, and David Harbour. “Sleepless” hits theaters everywhere on February 24, 2017.
The Emmy-nominated comedy series, ‘SuperMansion,’ has announced that it will kick off the holiday season with an original half-hour special, titled ‘SuperMansion: War On Christmas.’ The show will premiere on Thursday, December 8 on Crackle. Sony’s free streaming service officially made the announcement during the stop-motion series’ panel yesterday at New York Comic Con. The panel featured creators Zeb Wells and Matthew Senreich, as well several ‘SuperMansion’ voiceover cast members, including Keegan-Michael Key, Breckin Meyer, Heidi Gardner and Gary Anthony Williams. In ‘SuperMansion: War On Christmas,’ Key and Williams will be joined by Bryan Cranston, Seth Green, Jillian Bell, Anton Yelchin, Dan Stevens, Jim Parsons and Gary Anthony. The special [ Read More ]
Making one careless mistake has the potential to ruin people’s lives forever, no matter how much sorrow they have over their actions. That’s certainly the case for Jaimie Alexander character in the upcoming thriller, ‘Broken Vows,’ as she must find the strength to escape the grasp of a stalker before he destroys everything and everyone she loves. In honor of the drama being released on DVD (plus Digital), Digital HD and On Demand by Lionsgate Home Entertainment next Tuesday, October 11, Shockya is premiering an exclusive clip, titled ‘Burning the Letters.’ Bram Coppens made his feature film directorial debut on ‘Broken Vows,’ which was written by Jim Agnew and Sean [ Read More ]