MEGA TIME SQUAD Stole Hearts at Festivals, Headed to VOD and Theaters
We covered Mega Time Squad before and we’re stoked to be here covering it again, especially for this news. The festival darling has been making a splash for a while on the circuit and now Dark Sky Films is gifting us all with the release of gonzo time-travel flick Mega Time Squad. Check out the trailer and full poster below, as well as all the details on when we can find the new ready-made cult classic. Jump aboard that hype train, the New Zealand made flick is hitting theaters and VOD on February 15th of 2019.
A low-level criminal steals an ancient Chinese time-travel device, but he may not survive the demonic consequences of tampering with time. MEGA TIME SQUAD is a wildly entertaining time travel/sci-fi comedy out of New Zealand. A fan favorite on the festival circuit, the film stars Jonny Brugh (What We Do In The Shadows) and was praised by
Variety as "fast-paced, determinedly silly, with sharp slangy dialogue,"the film blasted out of the gate at this year's Fantasia and is destined to become a cult favorite.
MEGA TIME SQUAD
Studio Name: Dark Sky Films
Written and Directed by: Tim van Dammen
Produced by: Anna Duckworth, Tim van Dammen
Cast: Anton Tennet, Jonny Brugh, Hetty Gaskell-Hahn, Arlo Gibson, Milo Cawthorne, Eru Wilton, Simon Ward
Country: New Zealand
Rating: Not Rated
Genre(s): Comedy, Science Fiction, Independent
WHAT THE CRITICS ARE SAYING...
"great, thoroughly fun and enjoyable" - DAILY DEAD
"Similar in vein to the kiwi Deathgasm, Mega Time Squad is a laugh a minute, adrenaline fueled riot that I can't wait to check out again
as soon as possible." - HORROR SOCIETY
"It sounds like Mega Time Squad is destined for new cult status
involving time traveller, drug dealers, strange artifacts
all in small town Auckland." - GHASTLY GRINNING