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Call of Duty: Undead Launches IndieGoGo Campaign; Partners With Fitness 19; Teaser Trailer
"Call of Duty: Undead" Unleashes Teaser Trailer With GameStop
The Film For Charity Partners With Fitness 19 For National Promotion
BUFFALO, NY, November 14, 2012 — Hot Iron Production is pleased to announce that the teaser trailer for their original horror movie, "Call of Duty: Undead," a non-profit charity based independent film, has been released in conjunction with the launch of the "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" video game at GameStop.
Director Aleksansdar Ivicic and members of the cast were on hand to debut the first footage from movie, with all proceeds from the film going to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.
In addition to the debut at GameStop, Hot Iron Production has partnered with Fitness 19, a national fitness health club chain, that will be the location of a featured scene in the movie. Fitness 19 will showcase the "Call of Duty: Undead" movie poster nationwide inside all its locations.
An IndieGoGo campaign for "Call of Duty: Undead" has been set up as well to help fund the non-profit project which includes many available perks.
U.S. Marine Veterans Robert Woodley and Chris Clark star as Captain Roy Weiss, leader of the Alpha Squad, and Nicholas Bergman, a nefarious individual bent on creating a pharmaceutical drug that cures all aging and illness, respectively. As Bergman’s drug transforms into something else entirely, the Alpha Squad is brought in to answer the call.
In addition to Robert Woodley and Chris Clark, the cast consists of Kevin Tanski ("The Dark Knight Rises"), Kahley Cuff ("General Hospital"), Will Mutka, Mike Sarcinelli, and Chalet Lizette Brannan ("Alice in Zombieland" "Night Aboard the Salem" "Haunted Ship").
Aleksandar Ivicic, a 21-year-old Croatian refugee and winner of the 2012 Buffalo Screams festival award for “Gagster: The Movie,” is directing the film based on an original screenplay with co-director Jim Clark. James Renzi is assistant director, with Mile Ivicic as executive producer and Salvatore Sabia as associate producer.
The behind-the-scenes team includes Jeffrey Lavin and Lawrence Napoli as directors of photography, Kevin Schmitz sound editor, Nicholas Turton photographer, Chelsea Baran make-up artist and Phill Beith key make-up artist and visual effects supervisor.
“Call of Duty: Undead” has a 2013 release date.
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About Hot Iron Production
Hot Iron Production, based out of Tonawanda, NY, continues to be one of Western New York’s most talked about independent film companies. With 18 films completed, its mission is to develop original, inspiring and innovative entertainment. For more information visit the Hot Iron Production Facebook Page.
About The Wounded Warrior Project
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project™ is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP’s purpose is to raise awareness and to enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and service to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. To get involved and learn more, visit woundedwarriorproject.org.
About Fitness 19
Fitness 19 was founded in 2003 by fitness industry veterans who believed that the traditional health club model wasn’t meeting the needs of most people. They started Fitness 19 to give customers more of what they really want out of a fitness membership. The result is a simple fitness club concept – an extremely affordable, family-friendly facility that offers state-of-the-art cardio, strength, and free weight equipment. For more information visit http://www.fitness19.com.
Ranked 262 on the Fortune 500, GameStop is the world's largest multichannel video game retailer. GameStop's retail network and family of brands include 6,627 company-operated stores in 17 countries worldwide and online at www.GameStop.com. The network also includes: www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer magazine, the leading multi-platform video game publication; Spawn Labs, a streaming technology company; and a digital PC game distribution platform available at www.GameStop.com/PC.