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 ]
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.
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.
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.
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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.
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.
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
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 ]
It’s not an ‘official’ release, but it’s the closest thing until we get there. Prior to our streaming video distribution, we will be selling a limited number of DVDs of our 2017 feature film, Celluloid Soul, starring Dennis Kinard, Lauren Baldwin and Judy Tenuta. We plan on having this movie on streaming media sometime in [ Read More ]
We just completed producing a new music video featuring comedian Judy Tenuta. “Mountain Grrrl” is something our Republican fans will be able to relate to. Check it out below and feel free to leave any comments you may have.
As we consider what our next project will be, it’s not uncommon to reflect upon the times we’re living in. The world has been going askew for several years now and filmmaking can choose to reflect that. Although we’re not really inspired to make a movie about President Dolt 45, we do enjoy making streaming [ Read More ]
Well here we go again. It’s time for yet another anniversary in the Pirromount world. 30 years ago, October 1987, we completed our feature comedy “Deathrow Gameshow” starring Pirromount regular John McCafferty and Robyn Blythe. The film played theatrically in 40 cities across this great country, in the shadow of a movie called “The Running [ Read More ]