Insomniac Theatre is more than a movie its an event. 12 gruesome stories jam packed into one movie. Only for the sleepless... Read more
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***PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR CREDIT CARD WILL NOT BE CHARGED FOR THE DONATION YOU PLEDGE IF WE FAIL TO MEET OUR GOAL OF $20,000 BY SUNDAY AUGUST 5TH, 2012*** (For additional questions please see the FAQ located at the bottom of our page or the Kickstarter help section).
***NEW UPDATE***- "Insomniac Theatre" is now on IMDb - Pledging just $1 gets you an IMDb credit. So what are you waiting for? Pledge now.
****4th of July special donate $4 or more and receive the $10 perk****
**PLEDGE $10 OR MORE AND RECEIVE YOUR VERY OWN CUSTOMIZED FACEBOOK BANNER MUCH LIKE THE ONE PICTURED BELOW**
TEASER TO "INSOMNIAC THEATRE" PROMO COMING SOON
INSOMNIAC THEATRE PATRONS
1) Shaun Fletcher, 2) Mark Keller, 3) Glenn G-Wiz Browder, 4) Holly Hanson, 5) Kristian Hanson, 6) Amber Skowronski, 7) Cody Rogge, 8) Cliff Dogg, 9) Tandelyn Lott, 10) Justin Dotson, 11)Bridgetmariemagazine.com 12) CaliCoastah, 13) Chaz Marshall, 14) Torsten Ketelsen, 15) Neal Polister, 16) Tony Fate, 17) Donte Mathis, 18) Angie Slate, 19) Lisa Nicole Bell, 20) Jeremy Martinson aka "Ponie", 21) Syngman, 22) Lavar Veale, 23) Glenn Royal, 24) BayAreaGhosts.com, 25) Tish Richardson, 26) Regina Smith, 27) YOUR NAME HERE
ABOUT "INSOMNIAC THEATRE"
This isn't just a movie that we're trying to create but an event...An event that is designed to evoke and enhance all of your viewing pleasures by situating you in an arena of darkness that has been occupied and haunted by millions, the American Theater. While in this historical attraction, you will be introduced to twelve gruesome stories all jam packed into one terrifying and mind altering movie. Each story builds into the next, acting as puzzle pieces if you will, that when put together form an eerie and frieghtning picture that will push your imagination to the brink.
We don't just want to mail you a copy of a DVD, that's been done and it's rather boring. But instead we want to invite and/or bring to you "Insomniac Theatre". This is to be an outing that you dress for and bring along family and friends to. One that you are both terrified and elevated by. And one that will leave you sitting at a coffee shop for hours involved in heavy debate, rather than return home at the risk of being frightened and tortured by every nook and cranny present in your home.
This is not for the faint of heart and in this case the early bird does not catch the worm. This presentation is for all our Insomniacs out there whom want to put their senses and paranoias to the test. All showings of this film, will be presented at the latest of hours, nothing to be presented before Midnight.
INSPIRATION BEHIND "INSOMNIAC THEATRE"
With regards to the "Insomniac Theatre", this is a project that comes directly from the chaotic, demonic, and twisted mind of Director/Writer Andretti Dante. He has returned to his roots and dug in deep in order to bring you something both original and terrifying with no holds bars or censorships. This is a journey and a rare opportunity to be taken on a ride that will introduce you to the true meaning of terror. The classic nature of suspense and horror is being re-opened as "Insomniac Theatre" draws it's main inspiration from the original "Twilight Zone" series. Think of this as the modern day "Twilight Zone" with a splash of Andretti Dante's madness.
THE MIND BEHIND "INSOMNIAC THEATRE"
ANDRETTI DANTE was born in San Antonio, TX he first found his love for films when he saw the film Back To The Future at the early age of 7 years old. After graduating high school Andretti would later attend film school at Full Sail University in Orlando, FL. After graduation Andretti went on to work for Fox News in San Antonio, TX where he became a key member in the San Antonio Spurs pre-game and post game shows, as well as directed numerous local commercials. Andretti left Fox News to focus more on film making, where he then moved to Southern California and has been leaving a mark on the Indie film community and has been entertaining the masses through his making of numerous short films, dozens of music videos, and a few feature films.
HOW YOUR MONEY WILL BE USED
Your donations are much appreciated and will be used towards the following:
Cast (Negotiations with named talent)
Special Film Equipment
Food - (to feed talent and crew during filming)
Special Filming Locations
Secure locations for Screening the Film
WHERE YOU CAN FIND US
We thank you for taking the time to check out our project. Every dollar helps us in getting that much closer to the goal we have set for ourselves and in bringing not only our vision but an original theater experience to a city near you. You may look down one day and notice a dollar bill lying in your couch and think, "Eh, this wouldn't help". But that's not the case, it does and it will. And even if you can't contribute, we understand. But you can also help us out by simply spreading this project through word of mouth and/or sharing this project on Facebook and tweeting with friends and family. This can be just as valuable. Thank you and we'll see you in the Theaters.
To pledge to a project, just click the green “Back This Project” button on any project page. You will be asked to enter your pledge amount and select a reward. From there, you will go through the Amazon checkout process. Note that you must finish the Amazon checkout process for your pledge to be recorded.
If the project you’re backing is successfully funded, your card will be charged when the project reaches its funding deadline, which is August 5th. If the project does not reach its funding goal, your card is never charged. That's why we call them pledges.
By spreading the word to anyone and everyone you know. We understand times are hard and though you may not have the money to support this project, others may. So please, we encourage you too share this link on Facebook, tweet it on Twitter, and talk about it over the water cooler. Word of mouth is a powerful thing and this can be just as valuable as any dollar you could ever give.
Nothing. If funding is unsuccessful, all pledges are canceled and that's that.
You will receive an exclusive pass for private content on our site, with images, blogs and video blogs from "Insomniac Theater" production. All this, plus you will receive a special thank you on our Facebook Fan Page/Twitter Page plus special thank you in the ending credits and on the IMDb page.Estimated delivery:
All rewards above, plus a special Insomniac Theatre Program which gives you full details and insight on all 12 stories with back history on the characters. **INSTANTLY RECEIVE A CUSTOM INSOMNIAC THEATRE BANNER FOR YOUR FACEBOOK PAGE TO REPRESENT YOU ARE A BACKER**Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus a DVD copy/digital download of "Insomniac Theater".Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus a copy of the "Insomniac Theater" official theatrical poster. In addition, you will receive the official soundtrack which includes award winning/Billboard top 100 artists Ben Franklin and G-Wiz.Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus you will receive a blu-ray Directors Cut copy. You will also receive a copy of the "Insomniac Theater" official theatrical poster signed by the official cast of "Insomniac Theater".Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus two tickets to premier "Insomniac Theater" in a theater located in one of these five cities closest to you (Los Angeles, San Antonio, Orlando, Chicago, New York). (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus a special "Insomniac Theater" goodie bag which will house treats that will help to enhance your Insomniac pleasures. All bags will contain different contents and will be catered to fit each individual backer. (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus Associate Producer credit and IMDb credit. (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
All above rewards, plus you will receive a special Insomniac 10 minute phone call from Director/Writer Andretti Dante. (Travel and Accommodations not included) (Applies only to continental US)Estimated delivery:
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All above rewards, plus you will receive an official "Insomniac Theater" comic book and be introduced as a supporting character within the pages of the story. Will you kill or be killed? Who knows, pledge and see... (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
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All above rewards, plus you will receive Executive Producer credit and IMDb credit. This in addition to be rewarded with a special walk-on role in one of the mini-stories. But we're still not finished, there will be one city left in which we will be premiering "Insomniac Theater", our sixth city, that has still yet to be decided, and you will be given the opportunity and the vote to help decide which city this will be. (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
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All above rewards, plus Director/Writer Andretti Dante will take your idea and transform it via script into one of the mini-stories to be showcased in this feature film. (Travel and Accommodations not included)Estimated delivery:
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All above rewards, plus we will bring "Insomniac Theater" to you in the form of a projector, concession stand (popcorn, candy, etc.), and full on service. All your friends can pull up a chair and enjoy the show right alongside the director and cast members. We will basically turn your back yard into a full on theater for one evening/night. (Travel and Accommodations not included) (Offer only limited to continental United States).Estimated delivery:
- (35 days)