Archive for February, 2011

SCANBOX ROPES IN CAMELOT’S ‘THE GUNDOWN’

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Scandinavia Signs Deal for Western

Universal City, CA – (February 24, 2010) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that Scanbox Entertainment has obtained all media rights for THE GUNDOWN in Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Iceland.

“The wild west is making a comeback,” stated Camelot VP of Sales and Distribution Michael Kananack.  “Scanbox is, not only one of the leading distributors in Scandinavia, but is also on the forefront of consumer demand.  THE GUNDOWN is in good hands.”

As the oldest video film distributor in Scandinavia, Scanbox Entertainment is theatrically releasing major films including SCREAM 4, the academy nominee THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT (Annette Bening, Juliane Moore), and SAW 3D and is scheduled to release My Best Friend’s Girl (Kate Hudson, Alec Baldwin) and Management (Jennifer Aniston).

THE GUNDOWN follows the story of Cole Brandt who wonders into a lawless town and is asked to protect its people and to restore justice, but the final stand ends in a bloody showdown.

DARKNIGHT’S NATIONAL LAMPOON’S ‘DIRTY MOVIE’ AVAILABLE ON DVD TODAY

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Universal City, CA – (February 15, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DarKnight”) announced today that NATIONAL LAMPOON’S DIRTY MOVIE is available on DVD Tuesday, February 15, 2011 throughout the US. The comedy is already available on On Demand in many markets, with a continuing release through the spring.

“This comedy follows in the tradition of National Lampoon,” stated Camelot President of Distribution Jamie Thompson. “We are excited to see how well it does here in the states.  DIRTY MOVIE is part of a strong brand that people know and love.”

The cast includes Christopher Meloni (“Law & Order”), Robert Klein (The Backup Plan, How to Lose 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.

DARKNIGHT’S ‘NUDE NUNS WITH BIG GUNS’ SELECTED FOR SAN FRANCISCO INDIEFEST SCREENING

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

Annual Film Festival Will Showcase Grindhouse Phenomenon February 12th and 17th

Universal City, CA – (February 9, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) announced today that NUDE NUNS WITH BIG GUNS has been selected to be screened at the 13th Annual San Francisco IndieFest this weekend. The grindhouse phenomenon will screen Saturday February 12th at 11:30pm and on Thursday February 17th at 9:15pm at the Roxie Cinema in San Francisco.

“Since it’s premiere, ‘Nude Nuns’ has been an underground phenomenon,” commented Jessica Kelly, Camelot Vice President of Marketing and PR. “Not only do festivals love programming this title, but they give fans a chance to screen the film before it hits the shelves.”

The San Francisco IndieFest takes place February 3-17th and will be featuring 85 new independent films from around the world.

NUDE NUNS WITH BIG GUNS tells the story of Sister Sarah as she seeks revenge against a sinister clergy and a rogue motorcycle gang after she is drugged, raped and left for dead.

CAMELOT AND DARKNIGHT ANNOUNCE 2011 EFM LINE-UP

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Executives Bring New Content to International Market, Berlin

Universal City, CA – (February 3, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) released their European Film Market (“EFM”) line-up.  Camelot President of Distribution, Jamie Thompson, and Vice President of Worldwide Distribution, Michael Kananack, will be attending EFM from February 8 – 17th, 2011 in Berlin, Germany.  Camelot’s office will be located at Marriott 108.

Camelot’s lineup includes its newest addition, THE PERFECT GAME – a true story of a little league team from Mexico who shock the world by winning the 1957 Little League World Series, as well as the romantic drama, A WARRIOR’S HEART, starring Kellan Lutz and Ashley Greene of Twilight fame.

DarKnight bills its lineup with POOLBOY: DROWNING OUT THE FURY, starring Kevin Sorbo (Meet the Spartans) and Danny Trejo (Machete), a comedy about an ex-GI who is on a mission to reclaim his “rightful” vocation of pool-cleaning; and the action-western THE GUNDOWN, staring Peter Coyote (Erin Brockovich) and Sheree J. Wilson (“Dallas,” “Walker Texas Ranger”), which chronicles the story of Cole Brandt, a man seeking revenge and justice in the lawless town.

Additional film highlights include SKATELAND, which tells the story of a 19-year-old roller skating manager who realizes that it’s time to face family issues, a crush, and his future; NATIONAL LAMPOON’S DIRTY MOVIE, a racy comedy about a loony filmmaker whose dream is to make a movie consisting only of dirty jokes; and WECKAGE, a thriller about a group of teens being hunted by an escaped serial killer.

Trailers and more information on all Camelot releases can be viewed at www.camelotent.com.