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Donald Trump Almost Played The President In A ‘Sharknado’ Movie

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President Donald Trump almost played a president in 2015’s “Sharknado 3: Hell No!”. Casting director Gerald Webb revealed to The Hollywood Reporter that Trump was incredibly close to playing the role in the Syfy TV movie. Related: Caitlyn Jenner Says Donald Trump’s Transgender Ban Is ‘Very, Very Disappointing’ According to Webb, Trump was the choice to play the president […]
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Surprise! Trump Was Asked to Play the President in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! But Turned It Down to Run for Office

Surprise! Trump Was Asked to Play the President in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! But Turned It Down to Run for Office
Donald Trump‘s first six months in office have been far from smooth sailing – and that’s without any interference from a terrifying, shark-spitting storm.

Long before he became the real commander in chief, Trump nearly took on a fictional version of the gig for 2015 film Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

After two successful installments of the ridiculous – yet popular – SyFy franchise, producers approached former Alaska governor and vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin to play the president in the film series’ third iteration, the outlet reported.

But, negotiations fell through, so Sharknado star – and
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Tara Reid Gets Paid a Quarter of What Her Sharknado Costar Ian Ziering Earns on Each Installment: Report

Tara Reid Gets Paid a Quarter of What Her Sharknado Costar Ian Ziering Earns on Each Installment: Report
Since its first installment premiered on July 11, 2013, the Sharknado franchise has become practically invaluable to Syfy — but while the budget for each film has gotten bigger, the wage gap between female lead Tara Reid and her male costar Ian Ziering has reportedly remained the same.

This week’s issue of The Hollywood Reporter features an inside look at the surprise hit franchise in which it’s claimed that Reid — who starred in all four installments as well as the upcoming fifth, Sharknado 5: Global Swarming — makes about a quarter of what Ziering earns on each installment.

For Sharknado 5, THR reports that the budget was $3 million,
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'Circus Kane': Clown-Themed Horror Movie Gets Creepy First Trailer

'Circus Kane': Clown-Themed Horror Movie Gets Creepy First Trailer
Yes, you should be afraid of clowns — and the first trailer for the horror film Circus Kane proves it.

The film stars Jonathan Lipnicki, and centers on a reclusive circus master who offers up $250,000 to anyone who can spend a night in his new house of haunts. A group of fame-craving social media stars take him up on his offer, but soon learn they will be fighting for their lives.

Christopher Douglas-Olen Ray direct the film from a script by James Cullen Bressack and Zack Ward, based on a story by Sean Sellars.

DeInstitutionalized's Gerald Webb and Christopher Ray are producing the project along...
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Horror Highlights: Circus Kane, Dinner Short Film, Night Of Something Strange, Horror Haiku: The Museum, Territorial Behavior

Zack Ward and James Cullen Bressack, the minds behind some of the most fun and original horror films as of late, present Circus Kane. A new trailer for the Christopher Douglas-Olen Ray-directed film has been released and stars Jonathan Lipnicki (Jerry Maguire, Interns of F.I.E.L.D.). Also: the short film Dinner, the Blu-ray / DVD release of Night of Something Strange, Horror Haiku Season 5 teaser videos, and Territorial Behavior.

Circus Kane Teaser Trailer Unleashed: Press Release: "Home Entertainment and Theatrical Film Distributor Uncork'd Entertainment has revealed a first look at the highly-anticipated Circus Kane.

Starring Jonathan Lipnicki and directed by Christopher Douglas-Olen Ray, Circus Kane sees a reclusive circus master invite a group of social media stars to his house of haunts. Anyone who can make it out before being scared into submission will earn $250,000 — but the social media stars soon learn they are not only competing for money,
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Horror Highlights: Shut In, Lake Nowhere, A House Is Not A Home, Clowntown, 2 Jennifer

Little Jacob Tremblay’s (Room, Before I Wake) career is on a roll these days. Directed by Farren Blackburn and co-starring Tremblay and Naomi Watts, Shut In is teased in a set of new images ahead of its release on November 11th. Also in today’s Highlights: a release news extravaganza, with details on Lake Nowhere, A House is Not a Home, Clowtown, and 2 Jennifer that are all gearing up to be released (through various platforms) either this month or in early fall.

Shut In Release Details and Official Images: “Shut In is a heart-pounding thriller starring Naomi Watts as a widowed child psychologist who lives an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.”

Directed by Farren Blackburn from a screenplay by Christina Hodson, Shut In stars Naomi Watts, Oliver Platt,
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Mvd Entertainment picks up 'A House Is Not A Home'

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Exclusive: Christopher Douglas-Olen Ray directed the horror film by DeInstitutionalized starring Bill Cobbs, Richard Grieco and Eddie Steeples.

Mvd Entertainment acquired North American rights from Mvd DeInstitutionalized and plans a limited theatrical release and full home entertainment release across multiple platforms later this year.

Aurora Perrineau, Diahnna Nicole Baxter, Gerald Webb and Vine celebrity Melvin Gregg round out the key cast.

The story centres on a troubled married couple that moves their family into a dream home and must rally together when a malign force traps them in a labyrinth within.

DeInstitutionalized is pleased to partner with Mvd Entertainment to introduce this trailblazing diverse film to the world,” said DeInstitutionalized partners Gerald Webb and Christopher Ray.

“I’m thrilled to be working with the team at DeInstitutionalized on the release of the horror/thriller A House Is Not A Home,” said Mvd Entertainment director of home video sales and acquisitions Eric D. Wilkinson.
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Round-Up: Tribeca Shortlist’s Fright Fest, The Bazaar Of Bad Dreams Foreword, Apparition and Intrusion Blu-rays, Kill Game, Minutes To Midnight

Tribeca Shortlist is treating us to five nights of free content which starts today and will continue until the big day, Halloween, October 31st. Also: information on the Foreword to Stephen King's The Bazaar of Bad Dreams, Apparition and Intrusion Blu-ray details, a trailer for Kill Game, and a new Minutes to Midnight poster.

Tribeca's Fright Fest: Press Release: "Oh, the horror! Tribeca Shortlist, the new curated streaming movie service from Lionsgate and Tribeca Enterprises, has great films in every genre and is now giving us a Halloween treat filled with five nights of free, expertly handpicked movies including macabre masterpieces, suspenseful thrillers and plenty of chills with Fright Fest: http://outtake.tribecashortlist.com/frightfest

Fright Fest will live on Tribeca Shortlist's free editorial site, Outtake, starting today at 6 pm Et/ 3 pm Pt running through October 31st. One new terrifying movie will be added each day at the same time,
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Its Minutes to Midnight and Time for Bloodshed with this Official Artwork

DeInstitutionalized LLC has completed a second horror production titled Minutes to Midnight. A co-production between DeInstitutionalized and ForeverMaur Films and Possum On The Half Shell, LLc., Minutes to Midnight takes place on New Year's Eve. Here, a group of masked men terrorize party guests; buy what is their motivation? The film stars William Baldwin, in his first horror film. Bill Moseley, Dominique Swain, Mercy Malick and Richard Grieco also star in this tale of terror. Shot by Christopher Ray and developed by producer Gerald Webb, Minutes to Midnight has a new movie poster and shadowy still, hosted here. From the synopsis, seven friends are partying late into the night. Just before the ball drops on New Year's Eve, several murderers infiltrate their get-together. Now, the party has turned into an orgy of blood. Will anyone get to raise their champagne glass, or will everyone fall to violence? The film's first
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William Baldwin, Bill Moseley, Richard Grieco to Star in Horror Movie ‘Minutes to Midnight’

  • The Wrap
The indie production company DeInstitutionalized has announced the cast for its horror movie “Minutes to Midnight,” which will be led by William Baldwin (“Gossip Girl”), Bill Moseley (“The Devil’s Rejects”), Richard Grieco (“21 Jump Street”), Dominique Swain (“Face/Off”), Viva Bianca (“Spartacus: Blood and Sand”) and Christopher Judge (“Stargate Sg-1”). Christopher Douglas-Olen Ray will direct from a script written by Christopher Don and Victoria Dadi. The director is also producing the film with his DeInstitutionalized partner Gerald Webb as well as Paul Sinor and Collen Sinor of Possum on the Half Shell Productions. Gene Valentino and Maureen Valentino of ForeverMaur Films will.
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Watch a clip from tonight’s season finale of Marvel’s Agent Carter – ‘Valediction’

It’s the season finale of Marvel’s Agent Carter tonight, and to whet our appetites ABC has released a clip from the episode ‘Valediction’, which you can watch below…

Valediction” – Peggy faces the full fury of Leviathan, as Howard Stark makes his return in the explosive season finale of “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” Tuesday, February 24 (9:00-10:00 p.m., Et) on the ABC Television Network.

Marvel’s Agent Carter” stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D’Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Chad Michael Murray as Agent Jack Thompson, Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa and Shea Whigham as Chief Roger Dooley.

Guest starring are Lyndsy Fonseca as Angie Martinelli, Ralph Brown as Dr. Ivchenko, Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark, Bridget Regan as Dottie Underwood, Walker Roach as “Captain America” Radio Actor, Erin Torpey as “Betty Carver” Radio Actor, Ralph Garman as Radio Announcer, Dajuan Johnson as Officer Pike,
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Promo and images for the season finale of Marvel’s Agent Carter – ‘Valediction’

It’s the season finale of Marvel’s Agent Carter this coming Tuesday, and ABC has released a promo for the episode, entitled ‘Valediction’, which you can check out here along with a batch of stills from the episode…

“Valediction” – Peggy faces the full fury of Leviathan, as Howard Stark makes his return in the explosive season finale of “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” Tuesday, February 24 (9:00-10:00 p.m., Et) on the ABC Television Network.

Marvel’s Agent Carter” stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D’Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Chad Michael Murray as Agent Jack Thompson, Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa and Shea Whigham as Chief Roger Dooley.

Guest starring are Lyndsy Fonseca as Angie Martinelli, Ralph Brown as Dr. Ivchenko, Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark, Bridget Regan as Dottie Underwood, Walker Roach as “Captain America” Radio Actor, Erin Torpey as “Betty Carver” Radio Actor,
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"Agent Carter: Valediction" - Season Finale

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Sneak Peek footage and images from Marvel's "Agent Carter", the ABC replacement series for the returning "Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.", airing a final episode titled "Valediction", February 24, 2015, written by Michele Fazekas, Tara Butters and directed by Christopher Misiano:

"...'Peggy' (Hayley Atwell) faces the full fury of 'Leviathan...

"...as Howard Stark (Dominic Cooper) makes his return...

"...in the explosive season finale of 'Marvel's Agent Carter'..."

Cast also includes James D'Arcy as 'Edwin Jarvis', Chad Michael Murray as 'Agent Jack Thompson', Enver Gjokaj as 'Agent Daniel Sousa' and Shea Whigham as 'Chief Roger Dooley'.

Guest stars include Lyndsy Fonseca as 'Angie Martinelli', Ralph Brown as 'Dr. Ivchenko', Bridget Regan as 'Dottie Underwood', Walker Roach as the 'Captain America Radio Actor', Erin Torpey as 'Betty Carver Radio Actor'...

...Ralph Garman as 'Radio Announcer', Dajuan Johnson as 'Officer Pike', Glen Taranto as 'Detective Prendergast', Kevin Ashworth as 'Agent Fisher', Patrick Smith
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Agent Carter Season 1, Episode 8 Promo; "Valediction" - Season Finale

"Valediction" - Peggy faces the full fury of Leviathan, as Howard Stark makes his return in the explosive season finale of "Marvel's Agent Carter," Tuesday, February 24 (9:00-10:00 p.m., Et) on the ABC Television Network.   Marvel's Agent Carter" stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D'Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Chad Michael Murray as Agent Jack Thompson, Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa and Shea Whigham as Chief Roger Dooley.   Guest starring are Lyndsy Fonseca as Angie Martinelli, Ralph Brown as Dr. Ivchenko, Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark, Bridget Regan as Dottie Underwood, Walker Roach as "Captain America" Radio Actor, Erin Torpey as "Betty Carver" Radio Actor, Ralph Garman as Radio Announcer, Dajuan Johnson as Officer Pike, Glen Taranto as Detective Prendergast, Kevin Ashworth as Agent Fisher, Patrick Smith as Agent Butch Wallace, Matt Raimo as Reporter #1, Ward Roberts as Reporter #2, John Prosky as Senator Walt Cooper, Gerald Webb
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"Agent Carter: Valediction" - Season Finale

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Marvel's "Agent Carter", the ABC replacement series for the returning "Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D." will air a final episode titled "Valediction", February 24, 2015, written by Michele Fazekas, Tara Butters and directed by Christopher Misiano as 'Peggy' faces the fury of 'Leviathan':

"...'Peggy' (Hayley Atwell) faces the full fury of 'Leviathan, as Howard Stark (Dominic Cooper) makes his return in the explosive season finale of 'Marvel's Agent Carter'..."

Cast also includes James D'Arcy as 'Edwin Jarvis', Chad Michael Murray as 'Agent Jack Thompson', Enver Gjokaj as 'Agent Daniel Sousa' and Shea Whigham as 'Chief Roger Dooley'.

Guest stars include Lyndsy Fonseca as 'Angie Martinelli', Ralph Brown as 'Dr. Ivchenko', Bridget Regan as 'Dottie Underwood', Walker Roach as the 'Captain America Radio Actor', Erin Torpey as 'Betty Carver Radio Actor', Ralph Garman as 'Radio Announcer', Dajuan Johnson as 'Officer Pike', Glen Taranto as 'Detective Prendergast', Kevin Ashworth as 'Agent Fisher',
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Synopsis And Title Revealed For Season Finale Of Marvel's Agent Carter

"Valediction" - Peggy faces the full fury of Leviathan, as Howard Stark makes his return in the explosive season finale of "Marvel's Agent Carter," Tuesday, February 24 (9:00-10:00 p.m., Et) on the ABC Television Network.   Marvel's Agent Carter" stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D'Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Chad Michael Murray as Agent Jack Thompson, Enver Gjokaj as Agent Daniel Sousa and Shea Whigham as Chief Roger Dooley.   Guest starring are Lyndsy Fonseca as Angie Martinelli, Ralph Brown as Dr. Ivchenko, Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark, Bridget Regan as Dottie Underwood, Walker Roach as "Captain America" Radio Actor, Erin Torpey as "Betty Carver" Radio Actor, Ralph Garman as Radio Announcer, Dajuan Johnson as Officer Pike, Glen Taranto as Detective Prendergast, Kevin Ashworth as Agent Fisher, Patrick Smith as Agent Butch Wallace, Matt Raimo as Reporter #1, Ward Roberts as Reporter #2, John Prosky as Senator Walt Cooper, Gerald Webb
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‘Mercenaries’ VOD Review

Stars: Zoe Bell, Vivica A. Fox, Kristanna Loken, Brigitte Nielsen, Cynthia Rothrock, Nicole Bilderback, Gerald Webb, Tim Abell, Tiffany Panhilason | Written by Edward DeRuiter | Directed by Christopher Olen Ray

You remember the 80s and the action films of The Cannon Group? Remember how Stallone tried to bring that era back with The Expendables? Remember all the chatter about the being an “Expenda-belles” movie? And how, even now some 3 films into the franchise, we are nowhere near to seeing the female-centric version come to fruition? Well forget that film. And forget The Expendables. Check out the Mercenaries

The plot is, like it’s big-screen brethren, pretty simple.When the President’s daughter is kidnapped by a man-hating “Amazonian She-Bitch” (to quote the movie) whilst on a tour of a foreign war zone, a team of female mercenaries – all prisoners of the United States government for various severe crimes – is assembled by
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Exclusive: Former 90’s Hip Hop Icon To Make ‘Sharknado 2’ Debut

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Exclusive: Former 90’s Hip Hop Icon To Make ‘Sharknado 2’ Debut
The cultural phenomenon that took over our television and Twitter accounts last summer returns. "Sharknado 2: The Second One" pulled out all the stops for their San Diego Comic-Con 2014 panel. To a packed house director Anthony C. Ferante and stars Judah Freelander, Vivica A. Fox, and Ian Ziering took the stage to talk about their latest flick with The Asylum. During the presentation, host Sam Thielman introduced a trailer full of new footage. For the setting in New York City, SyFy and The Aslyum were able to recruit an impressive host of cameo appearance. Panel attendees were able to spot Matt Lauer, Andy Dick, Kelly Osbourne, Kelly Ripa, and Al Roker with more mystery celebrities promised to come. HitFix caught "Sharknado 2" casting director Gerald Webb after the panel to ask him who else audiences should look forward to spotting in the midst of Two Sharknadoes taking a bite out of the Big Apple.
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The Kondelik Brothers "M is for Masochist" is Sure to Win the ABCs of Death 2 Film Competition

Directors Jon Kondelik and James Kondelik are best known for their award winning work on A House is not a Home, starring Gerald Webb. This film won "Best Horror Feature" at the Burbank International Film Festival. Now, the brothers have set their sights on the ABCs of Death 2 film competition. Their entry is titled "M is for Masochist" and the short feature stars genre vet' Bill Oberst Jr. In the short film, three young men find themselves in a sidestreet carnival. Here, a man is pinned to the board and they have every weapon imaginable at their disposal. Now, they must make the man bleed, at the bequest of a strange carnie (Oberst Jr.). "M is for Masochist" is a very strong entry into the ABCs of Death 2 competition. Fans of horror can view the full feature at the link below. And, if you enjoy the show, then give the film a Facebook Like,
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Indie Spotlight

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We’re back with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s feature includes details on The ABCs of Death 2 contest, a new clip from Muirhouse, a Q&A with Lauren Lakis from Horror House, and much more:

The ABCs of Death 2 Contest Details: “We’re in the midst of our contest to find the 26th Director for ABCs Of Death 2. The contest runs until Halloween, and we’re hoping to secure many, many more submissions by then. We’re looking for new, inventive content!”

For more information, or to learn how to participate in the ABCs of Death 2 contest to be the 26th director, visit: http://26th.abcsofdeathpart2.com/

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New Clip from Muirhouse: “In 2007 Phillip Muirhouse began a promotional book tour on supernatural phenomena. As a publicity stunt he was to be filmed inside a local tourist trap, The Monte Cristo Homestead,
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