Monday, November 1, 2010

CHRYSALIS: Now Available on the Playstation Network...

Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis is now available for rent and purchase on the Sony Playstation Network. PS3 owners can now watch the film through the popular online gaming and digital media delivery service from Sony Computer Entertainment. The PS3 Network is one of the fastest growing digital media services in the world with over 50 million registered PlayStation Network accounts worldwide. Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis was the recipient of the Best Feature Award at the International Horror and Science Fiction Film Festival and is also available on DVD from E1 Entertainment.

Monday, October 11, 2010

CHRYSALIS Event at Hollywood Xpo in Universal City...

From Page to Screen: Making Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis:

Producer Roger Lay, Jr., composer Brandon Moore, and the cast of Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis join the line up of guests for the 2010 edition of Hollywood Xpo at Universal City on Saturday October 16.

Take an inside look at the making of the latest feature film based on the works of internationally acclaimed author Ray Bradbury. Originally published more than 60 years ago in the pages of the pulp classic magazine, Amazing Stories, and in Bradbury's classic anthology S is for Space -- Chrysalis now makes it to the screen in this feature film adaptation from Urban Archipelago Films.

The panel will be moderated by New York Times Best Selling Author Marc Scott Zicree ( The Twilight Zone Companion, Magic Time). Cast and crew will be on hand to sign DVDs, CD soundtracks, and limited edition posters of the film immediately after the panel.

For more details and ticket info visit the official Hollywood Xpo site.

Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis at Hollywood Xpo

Saturday October 16 / 3:15 P.M.

Universal Studios Hilton

Friday, September 17, 2010

CHRYSALIS DVD signing at Los Angeles Comic Book and Sci-Fi Convention

CHRYSALIS cast and crew members will be signing the recently released DVD as well as the officials soundtrack album, and Posters on Sunday September 19 at the Shrine Auditorium as part of the Los Angeles Comic Book and Science Fiction Convention. Visit the convention's official site for more details.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

2010 Edition of The New Ray Bradbury Review Ships Sept 30

The 2010 edition of The New Ray Bradbury Review from Kent State Press is set for release on September 30th. This new edition gives readers a look at the process of adapting Bradbury stories to film. The book features insightful essays by Jon Eller and Producer Roger Lay Jr, who chronicles the making of A Piece of Wood and Chrysalis. It also includes a fragment of Bradbury's "lost" screenplay for The Chrysalis as well as conceptual art and photos from the Urban Archipelago Films production of Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis. You can pre-order your copy now from Amazon.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Inside Pulse takes a look at CHRYSALIS on DVD...

Head on over to Inside Pulse Movies for an in depth review of the newly released CHRYSALIS DVD from E1 Entertainment, Lightning Media, and Urban Archipelago Films. Reviewer Joe Corey shares his thoughts on the film and the multiple special features.

Sunday, August 1, 2010

A Conversation With Producer Roger Lay, Jr. on Slice of Sci-Fi...

Tune in to the this week's episode of Slice of Sci-Fi on Sirius and XM Digital Satellite Radio for a conversation with Producer Roger Lay, Jr -- who discusses his work on "Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis" and the upcoming Documentary Film "Toy Masters". You can also visit their official site to listen to the show right now.

Monday, July 26, 2010

CHRYSALIS DVD Signing at Dark Delicacies...(Updated 8/1/10)

July 31 · 2:00pm - 3:30pm

LocationDark Delicacies, Burbank
3512 W. Magnolia
Burbank, CA

Be one of the first to own Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis and get your DVD, Poster, and Soundtrack signed by the cast and filmmakers.

Thanks to all the fans who joined us for this event!

Now Available on DVD...

RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS is now available on DVD. The Award Winning film from Ray Bradbury and Urban Archipelago Films comes loaded with special features including:

- Audio Commentary with Author Ray Bradbury and Producer Roger Lay, Jr.

- Multi-Part Behind the Scenes Documentary: Pt 1 - The Story, Pt 2 - Characters, Pt 3 - Production Begins , Pt 4 - Creature Effects, Pt 5 - Shooting on Location, Pt 6 - Music Score, Pt 7 - Release and Publicity -- featuring exclusive San Diego Comic Con footage.

-Dolby Digital 5.1

- Widescreen - Enhanced for 16x9, Mastered in High Definition.


Saturday, July 17, 2010

San Diego Comic Con 2010 details...

Fans attending the 2010 edition of San Diego Comic Con will have an opportunity to own RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS on DVD a week ahead of its nationwide release date. The DVD will be available for sale at the E1 ENTERTAINMENT booth throughout the convention while supplies last. Fans who purchase the film will be eligible to win limited edition CHRYSALIS posters signed by Ray Bradbury. Stop by the E1 ENTERTAINMENT booth for more details and giveaways.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack now available...

Brandon Moore's score to RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS is now available for download on Itunes. The album will also be available on amazon and other retailers in the coming weeks just in time for the film's DVD release on July 27. For more details head on over to the Itunes store or the composer's official site.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

First Print Ad...

E1 Entertainment has begun their marketing campaign for the upcoming DVD release of CHRYSALIS. Here's a look at the first ad to appear in magazines.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Corey Landis Talks "Chrysalis" on Slice of Sci-Fi...

Tune in to the this week's episode of Slice of Sci-Fi on Sirius and XM Digital Satellite Radio for a conversation with actor Corey Landis who discusses his work on "Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis" and the upcoming SyFy Creature Feature "Dinocroc vs. Supergator". You can also visit their official site to listen to the show right now.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

More pre-order options...

In anticipation of the July 27 DVD release of CHRYSALIS more retailers have started taking pre-orders including Best Buy and Barnes & Noble. Check back in the coming weeks for full details on the DVD's special features.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Pre-orders are up for "Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis"...

"Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis" streets on DVD July 27, 2010. Most major retailers have begun taking pre-orders including Amazon, Walmart, and Movies Unlimited. You can pre order at up to 37% off the retail price from some retailers if you act soon. Check back soon for more including details on our promotional events at San Diego Comic Con and other conventions in taking place in the coming months.

Monday, March 8, 2010

Ray Bradbury's Chrysalis arrives on DVD July 27, 2010...

E1 Entertainment has acquired Urban Archipelago Films' production of RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS for DVD distribution. The film will make its debut on the DVD format on July 27, 2010. The feature film adaptation of the internationally acclaimed author's short story was the recipient of the Best Sci-Fi Feature Award at the International Horror and Science Fiction Film Festival. Other recent and upcoming genre releases from E-1 Entertainment include William Shatner's GROOM LAKE, THE HAUNTED AIRMAN starring Robert Pattison (TWILIGHT), and the SyFy Channel hit series SANCTUARY starring Amanda Tapping (STARGATE SG-1).
The deal for CHRYSALIS was brokered through Lightning Media, which holds domestic distribution rights for the film. Lightning has also made the film available ON DEMAND through major digital cable providers including Time Warner Cable, Charter, and Brighthouse. RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS was produced by Roger Lay, Jr. and features special make up and creature effects by Emmy Award winning FX artist Lee Romaire (SIX FEET UNDER, BUFFY: THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, WAR OF THE WORLDS).

E1 Entertainment (formerly Koch Entertainment) is a leading independent entertainment content owner that acquires film, television and music rights and exploits these rights in all media in more than 190 countries, with offices in New York, Nashville,The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Montreal and Toronto. E1 is the largest independent music, television and film distributor in North America, and is distributed by the Universal Music Group in Europe and in Asia under the name E1 Universal. For over twenty years the company operated under the name Koch Entertainment, and was renamed E1 Entertainment on January 22, 2009.

Urban Archipelago Films has been responsible for the production of varied commercials, music videos, feature films, and special content for DVD and the web. Some of their most recent projects include the film adaptation of Ray Bradbury's A PIECE OF WOOD and ThinkFilm's 95 MILES TO GO starring Ray Romano, which is currently playing on the HBO and Cinemax networks. RAY BRADBURY'S CHRYSALIS is the company's second collaboration with the internationally acclaimed author.

Lightning Media selectively targets and acquires distribution rights to commercially driven films and programs to exploit through theatrical distribution, DVD, television, cable, internet, VOD, PPV, electronic sell-thru and emerging digital platforms in the United States, Canada, The United Kingdom and Australia.