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Cast Announcement for ‘The App’

Rumpus Room Productions announced the cast and production of sci-fi horror movie “The App.”

It stars Sean Faris (“Pretty Little Liars”), Sarah Roemer (“Disturbia”), Frank Deal (“The Bourne Legacy”), James Saito (“Life Of Pi”), and Leslie Marshall (news personality and regular on “The O’Reilly Factor,” & “America Live”), “The App” will be directed by Dena Hysell (“The Paladins”) & Isak Borg and produced by Rumpus Room Productions, with thrilling special effects by genre master Brian Spears (“We Are What We Are”).

The story is described as Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Tell Tale Heart” in the digital age as it merges the utopic scientific advancement intertwined with a brilliant mind’s descent into madness.

The script is written by Isak Borg (“The Factory”) and Golan Ramras (“Snuff”). It begins lensing in New York this week.

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Indie Spotlight

We’re back with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s feature includes casting announcements on multiple films, including Recovery, The App, and Dark, details on The Wobbling Dead, Repentance, and the 2014 TromaDance Film Festival, a review of Russian Yeti: The Killer Lives, a Q&A with Lindsey McKeon from Supernatural, and more:

Casting News for Recovery: “Kirby Bliss Blanton (The Green Inferno, Project X) and Samuel Larsen (“Glee”) have been cast in the upcoming thriller “Recovery”, starting production this summer. The film follows Blanton’s character on the night of her high school graduation after her iPhone is stolen and tracked down with a “find my iPhone” app to a house where the demented tenants plan on kidnapping her and making her part of the family. Alex Shaffer (Win Win) and James Landry Hébert (Two Step, Gangster Squad) are also on board to star.
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Classic Poe Tale Updated In The App

Sean Faris, Sarah Roemer, Frank Deal, James Saito and Leslie Marshall are set to star in the thriller The App, written by Isak Borg and Golan Ramras. Shooting begins in New York next month under the direction of Dena Hysell (The Paladins) and Borg. We're told the film "gives audiences fascinating utopic scientific advancement intertwined with…

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Sean Faris, Sarah Roemer, Leslie Marshall Starring in Sci-Fier ‘The App’ (Exclusive)

Sean Faris (pictured above), Sarah Roemer, Frank Deal, James Saito and news host Leslie Marshall are starring in indie sci-fi movie “The App.”

Production will start Monday in New York.

The App” will be directed by Dena Hysell (“The Paladins”) and Isak Borg and produced by Rumpus Room Productions. Special effects will be handled by Brian Spears (“We Are What We Are”).

The App” script, written by Borg and Golan Ramras, depicts a brilliant mind’s descent into madness. The story was inspired by the massive use of new technologies which intersect with psychopharmacology for therapeutic purposes.

“With all the scientific advancements coming through in rapid succession, we found the idea of showing the both sides intriguing,” Hysell said. There’s the glossy success and the other side of the coin where human frailty lurks – drawing us as viewers more deeply in.”

Faris appeared on “Pretty Little Liars.” Marshall is
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