Archive for October, 2010

CAMELOT’S DARKNIGHT SIGNS MULTI-PICTURE DEAL WITH MODUS VIVENDI FOR EASTERN EUROPE

Monday, October 18th, 2010

National Lampoon’s Dirty Movie First to be Distributed

Universal City, CA – (October 18, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) has inked a three-picture deal for Eastern Europe with Modus Vivendi, Inc.  The first of the titles to be distributed is NATIONAL LAMPOON’S DIRTY MOVIE, which recently wrapped post-production.

“This deal represents an important step for us as we continue to expand our international marketing and sales activities,” stated Camelot Vice-President of Marketing Jessica Kelly. “Eastern Europe continues to experience market growth for film and television programming, and ‘DIRTY MOVIE’ is a great way to kick off our deal with Modus Vivendi.”

‘DIRTY MOVIE’S’ cast includes Christopher Meloni (“Law & Order: SVU”), Robert Klein (The Back-up Plan), Mario Cantone (“Sex and the City”), pop singer Cyndi Lauper, and Adam Ferrara (“Rescue Me”).

The film is a Flim Flam production directed by Jerry Daigle and produced by Alan Donnes and Daigle.

DARKNIGHT’S ‘NEVER SLEEP AGAIN’ WINS BEST OF SHOW AT REAPER AWARDS

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Nightmarish Retrospective Takes Two Top Awards

Universal City, CA – (October 14, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DPK”) announced today that “Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy” won “Best of Show” and “Best Direct to Video Title” at The 2nd Annual Reaper Awards on Tuesday, October 12.  Held annually in Los Angeles, the Reaper Awards honor the best home video releases in the horror and thriller genre.

‘Never Sleep Again’ was truly a labor of love made by a dedicated team who grew up watching the ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ series, so to win two Reaper awards really is the ultimate validation,” stated Co-Director and Producer Daniel Farrands.

“Never Sleep Again” is a documentary that chronicles the “Nightmare on Elm Street” Franchise with interviews with the cast and creators.

The retrospective will be airing in two parts on The BIO Channel on October 20th and 21st at 9pm.

CAMELOT EXITS MIPCOM ON HIGH NOTE, PREPS FOR AFM

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Multiple Deals Closed with More Pending

Universal City, CA – (October 14, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that it closed multiple deals last week at MIPCOM, the World’s Entertainment Content Market held in Cannes, France, with more sales still pending. Camelot now will turn its attention to the American Film Market (“AFM”), which begins November 3 in Santa Monica, California.

“Our Camelot library and DarKnight titles have been strong leaders at these markets and in sales lately,” stated Camelot VP of Sales and Distribution Jeffrey Giles.Overall, it was a great market experience, with more buyers recognizing our product as well as our name. All signs point to a solid AFM market for us this November.”

In addition to overseeing Camelot’s sales efforts at MIPCOM, Giles met with various international distributors and domestic and worldwide buyers to strategize on maximizing new and alternative revenue streams and partnerships for Camelot.

DARKNIGHT’S NATIONAL LAMPOON’S ‘DIRTY MOVIE’ WRAPS POST-PRODUCTION, READY FOR RELEASE

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Deals signed in Italy, Iceland and the United States

Universal City, CA – (October 12, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DarKnight”) announced today that NATIONAL LAMPOON’S DIRTY MOVIE has wrapped post-production and that the Camelot sales team is actively closing deals on the comedy.

“The film has sold in Iceland, Italy and the US,” stated Jamie Thompson, President of Distribution. “With post-production now complete and final delivery imminent, we are now able to close more international sales.”

The cast includes Christopher Meloni (“Law & Order”), Robert Klein (The Backup Plan, How to Loose a Guy in 10 Days), Mario Cantone (“Sex in the City”), singer Cyndi Lauper, and Adam Ferrara (“Rescue Me”, Paul Blart: Mall Cop).

Produced by Alan Donnes and Jerry Daigle, NATIONAL LAMPOON’S DIRTY MOVIE is a racy comedy about an attempt to create a movie illustrating hilarious jokes and improper quirkiness.