Writing the next Pirromount Opus


by Mark Pirro    • June 18, 2019

I won’t deny it. Scriptwriting is not easy. In fact, to me, making the movie is the easy part. Writing and distributing are the toughest part of the filmmaking process. So, with that being said, here I am, writing away on not one, not two not three or even four, but five screenplays for our  [ Read More ]

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New “Celluloid Soul” poster for distribution


by Mark Pirro    • May 17, 2019

The distribution company that has picked up “Celluloid Soul” decided to make a new version of the poster. As you may recall, my version suggested a bit more of a drama. This version appears to look a little more like a quirky comedy. Since distribution is not my strong suit, I guess we’ll just accept  [ Read More ]

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New Celluloid Soul Trailer


by Mark Pirro    • March 18, 2019

Our latest film, Celluloid Soul, has been picked up by a company called “Green Apple Entertainment.” They had requested a shorter trailer for the movie, so we created this one.

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Our latest film, Celluloid Soul, has been picked up by a company called “Green Apple Entertainment.” They had requested a shorter trailer for the movie, so we created this one.

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A CGI SAMPLING


by Mark Pirro    • February 11, 2019

Some of you have asked how we did the black and white effect in our film “Celluloid Soul.” There were many different processes to achieve this effect – some high tech, some low tech. Although we used various techniques throughout the movie, here are two examples of what we did.

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Christmas With The Trumps


by Mark Pirro    • December 16, 2018

This is a video we made in 2016 with comedian Judy Tenuta as Mrs. Malaria Trump.  It’s a sweet tribute to America’s first family of fuck ups, President Pussygrab and his wife as they enter life in the White House.

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New Celluloid Soul Review


by Mark Pirro    • November 27, 2018

Not bad, not stellar.  Film Threat chimes in on our 2017 fantasy film, Celluloid Soul.  There are parts of the film that the reviewer liked, and there are parts of the film that the reviewer wasn’t all that keen about.  Naturally, when you make a movie with no budget, you open yourself up to all  [ Read More ]

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New Deathrow Gameshow review


by Mark Pirro    • October 17, 2018

Since Deathrow Gameshow got re-released in 2016 by Vinegar Syndrome, we’ve been finding new reviews popping up here and there.  Here is a new one by a site called “Noiseless Chatter.”  I have to say one thing.  The reviews from 2016 forward have been a lot more pleasant than the reviews from 1987.  I wonder  [ Read More ]

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Working on Sharknado 6


by Mark Pirro    • July 18, 2018

We haven’t posted much here lately because we’ve been working on Sharknado 6 (AKA “The Last Sharknado”). Good friend and longtime Pirromount alumnus, Glenn Campbell has been the visual effects supervisor on all the Sharknado films, and he had me come in last year to work on Sharknado 5. Since this current one has a  [ Read More ]

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The Trey Gowdy Show


by Mark Pirro    • July 18, 2018

Did anyone watch the hearing of FBI agent Peter Strzok from July 12th? Yes, it was yet another embarrassment to the Republican party and this dysfunctional government, but as if it wasn’t funny enough, I made an observation which made it seem even funnier. This was a little video we put together after it dawned  [ Read More ]

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  We’re pleased to announce that our 2017 film, Celluloid Soul, was featured at this year’s Los Angeles Independent Film Showcase Film Festival in Beverly Hills.  The film screened on Wednesday, May 18th, at 9:45pm.  Celluloid Soul stars Lauren Baldwin, Dennis Kinard, Bill Devlin and comedian Judy Tenuta.

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This is a commercial produced by Pirromount Pictures for a delicious product called Real Good Pizzas and Enchiladas.  The video stars Pirromount stable players Bill Devlin, Lauren Baldwin and Ron Curtiss.

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New Music Video – Stormy Daniels Blues


by Mark Pirro    • April 30, 2018

We have a president who has a pretty dissatisfied wife, and she is looking for any excuse she can to get out.  Here we have comedian Judy Tenuta as our first lady Melaria Trump singing the Stormy Daniels Blues.

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Rectuma actor Robert Clements Dies


by Mark Pirro    • April 12, 2018

  Robert Clements, the actor who played Waldo Williams’ co-worker M.C. (inventor of the Rapolator) in our 20o3 comedy Rectuma, died Monday, April 10th, 2018 in Los Angeles.  Word is that Robert suffered a stroke about three years ago and never fully recovered. Although we only worked with Robert the one time for Rectuma, his  [ Read More ]

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Pirromount’s New Commercial


by Mark Pirro    • April 6, 2018

So what do we do when we’re between feature films?  What do we do when we are out of ideas for new movies?  Why, we shoot commercials, of course.  We just finished shooting a new commercial for a product called “Real Good Food’s Pizza and Enchiladas,” utilizing Pirromount regulars Bill Devlin (Rectuma, Rage of Innocence),  [ Read More ]

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A new “God Complex” review


by Mark Pirro    • February 23, 2018

There’s a website that’s been reviewing a few of my later films.  They just posted a review of my Biblical comedy, “The God Complex.”  As I imagine most of you know, The God Complex is a comedy based on some of the more popular stories of the Bible.  This film was very popular at some  [ Read More ]

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Celluloid Soul – First mini review


by Mark Pirro    • February 10, 2018

As our 2017 feature film, Celluloid Soul, starts making its way around the festival circuit, it has received its first review.  It’s from a website called “SearchMyTrash.”  Not the most inviting title, but we take whatever publicity we can get.  Naturally, as a new film circulates around the festival world, there will be good comments  [ Read More ]

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New Interview with Director Mark Pirro


by Mark Pirro    • February 8, 2018

Filmmaker Mark Pirro was interviewed recently for a website called “Search My Trash.”  The interview has a series of questions and answers, and covers most of Pirro’s films right up to his most recent: Celluloid Soul. As always, Pirro is quite candid in his anecdotes regarding his 35 plus years in the ultra low budget  [ Read More ]

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Mohahappy New Year. The Mighty Muslim Prophet Returns for 2018


by Mark Pirro    • January 4, 2018

The Mighty Mohahappy T. Prophette makes his triumphant return for 2018 in his newest rant condemning…who else…President Dumbfuck 45.  Mo has lived a happy life in retirement since he last offered his pearls of wisdom, but you can’t keep a good prophet down and we should have suspected that his return was imminent.  In a  [ Read More ]

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Tom McDonald (very first Pirromount actor) Dies at 60


by Mark Pirro    • December 10, 2017

I’m sad to report yet another death in the Pirromount family.  This one hits quite close to home because Tom McDonald, who died December 8th, 2017 of ALS, was literally the one responsible for the formation of Pirromount Pictures.  Let me explain: in 1969, when I was still in junior high in Ithaca, NY, my  [ Read More ]

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Early Pirromount actor Conrad Brooks Dies at 86


by Mark Pirro    • December 7, 2017

I’m sorry to announce that Conrad Brooks – featured in three Pirromount films, and the last surviving cast member of the Ed Wood cult classic “Plan 9 From Outer Space,” passed away in his home December 6th, 2017. I met Conrad in 1981 as I was just starting my first feature film, A Polish Vampire  [ Read More ]

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Pirromount’s Fun With Politics


by Mark Pirro    • December 1, 2017

Sometimes, when we’re between feature film projects, we like to reflect on life with short videos.  On December 1st, 2017, President Dotard’s early campaign manager Mike Flynn pled guilty to the felony charge of lying to the FBI, which is another brick dropping in the scandal of the administration of the 1st fake president of  [ Read More ]

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12 Days of Trumpmas


by Mark Pirro    • November 13, 2017

Here we are, one year since President Pussygrab started the embarrassmet of America’s standing in the world.  One year since we were able see all the vermin, racists, bigots, misogynists and Xenophobes come out from the shadows and move into the mainstream.  One year since you found out that one or two of your relatives  [ Read More ]

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Well, as the ChristMyAss season is upon us, we thought we would create something in the spirit of the season, so we put together this music video, The 12 Days of Trumpmas.  Having the stupidest and most inept president our country has ever seen, we really enjoy taking solace in giving him the ridiculing and  [ Read More ]

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Pirromount offers phone Consultation For Your Film Project


by Mark Pirro    • November 9, 2017

As you may know, we have been making ultra low budget feature films for a very long time (first film produced in 1983), and we get many emails from young filmmakers asking how we’ve been able to produce films for 35 years without going broke in the process.  Well, the trick has always been to  [ Read More ]

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