Archive for June, 2011

DARKNIGHT BREWS NEW CAMPAIGN FOR ‘HERBALS’

Thursday, June 16th, 2011

New Trailer and Poster Created for Zombie Comedy

Universal City, CA – (June 16, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group (OTCBB: CMGR) (”Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) have released a newly cut trailer and redesigned artwork for it’s newest title, ATTACK OF THE HERBALS, which will be used for worldwide sales. The new marketing campaign went viral this morning.  The trailer can be found both on our site, www.camelotent.com, and on Camelot’s YouTube Channel http://bit.ly/kHaGxZ.

“We wanted to create a fresh campaign that played more with the humor of the film,” stated Camelot Distribution Co-President Jessica Kelly.  “Crazed Nazi tea drinking zombies…we hope the marketing says it all.”

Produced by Clear Focus Movies, ATTACK OF THE HERBALS follows two unlikely heroes who stumble upon a mysterious crate, washed ashore their tiny fishing town.  The locals find that the contents make an addictive herbal tea that turns the villagers into kill crazy zombies.

SENATOR SCOOPS UP POOLBOY

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

Camelot Film Starring Sorbo and Trejo to be Released in Germany

Universal City, CA – (June 14, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) and DarKnight Pictures (“DKP”) have concluded an agreement with Senator Home Entertainment in Germany for the action comedy POOLBOY: DROWNING OUT THE FURY, starring Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules, The Legendary Journeys”, Soul Surfer) and Danny Trejo (Machete). The film is scheduled to be released on DVD and Blu-ray later this year.

Senator Home Entertainment, a subsidiary of Senator Entertainment and one of the largest distributors in Germany, focuses on DVD, Blu-ray, and online releases of their expansive library. Senator has a strong reputation with action and horror titles, including Quentin Tarintino’s Death Proof and The Road, starring Viggo Mortensen and Charlize Theron.

POOLBOY, A Common Thread Production, is the story of a Vietnam Vet who returns home to take back his rightful vocation as a Poolboy.

CAMELOT’S ‘THE GUNDOWN’ BLASTS INTO FOREIGN TERRITORIES

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Western Released in Scandinavia, Australia, UK, Germany, Brazil

Universal City, CA – (June 9, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) and Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) announced today that THE GUNDOWN, starring Peter Coyote (‘Erin Brockovich’) is scheduled to be released on DVD and BluRay in major territories around the world, including Scandinavia, Australia, Brazil, Germany, and the UK.

This month, the film will be released in Scandinavia and Australia. Scanbox Entertainment, who has changed the name to ‘True Gun’, will release the film on June 21st in Scandinavia.  Along with ‘True Gun’, Scanbox will be releasing Woody Allen’s ‘Midnight in Paris’. In addition, the film will be released by Anchor Bay on June 22nd in Australia.  Anchor Bay has recently released ‘Sharktopus’ and ‘Casino Jack’, starring Kevin Spacey.

Germany, Brazil, and the UK releases follow later this year.

“We’re thrilled with the response this film has been getting and are excited to see it coming out around the world,” commented Dustin Rikert, Directed and Producer of THE GUNDOWN.  “Our goal was always to make a gritty little film that paid homage to the spaghetti westerns.”

A Freewill Films, produced by Rikert, William Shockley, and Sheree J Wilson, THE GUNDOWN follows the story of Cole Brandt who, seeking revenge and justice, finds himself in the lawless town of Dead River where he is faced with one last bloody showdown for freedom.

CAMELOT CLAWS ITS FIRST MIDDLE EAST DEAL

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Eagle Films Picks Up Multiple Titles

Universal City, CA – (June 8, 2011) Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) (“Camelot”) announced today that Camelot Distribution Group (“CDG”) has signed a three-picture deal with Eagle Entertainment in the Middle East. This is CDG’s first deal in the territory.  The deal concluded in Cannes for its three headlining titles: NORMAN, A WARRIOR’S HEART and THE GUNDOWN.

“The Middle East is a strong territory for quality action and family films,” stated Michael Kananack, Co-President of Camelot Distribution.  “This is a company that released The Expendables, the Air Bud series, and the upcoming The Hunger Games. They have experience and know their market.  NORMAN’, WARRIOR, and GUNDOWN are in good hands.”

NORMAN, a coming of age story about a young man dealing with growing up and his father’s illness, and A WARRIOR’S HEART, a teen romance starring Twilight’s Kellan Lutz and Ashley Greene, both had successful screenings at the Marche du Film in Cannes. THE GUNDOWN has been well perceived in the international market and will be released domestically in the Fall of 2011.