Thursday, February 21, 2008

Man from Earth


The producer of the movie mentioned :

"To Whom It May Concern:My name is Eric D. Wilkinson and I am the producer of a small independent film called “Jerome Bixby's -The Man From Earth”.I am sending you this email after realizing that our website has had nearly 23,000 hits in the last 12 days, much of it coming from your website. In addition, our trailer, both on the http://www.manfromearth.com site and other sites like YouTube, MySpace and AOL has been watched nearly 20,000 times AND whatʼs most impressive is our ranking on IMDb went from being the 11,235th most popular movie, to the 5th most popular movie in 2 weeks (we are also the #1 independent film on IMDb & the #1 science fiction film on IMDb). How did this all happen? Two words: Torrent / File Sharing sites (well, four words and a slash).More specifically, RLSLOG.net. Our independent movie had next to no advertising budget and very little going for it until somebody ripped one of the DVD screeners and put the movie online for all to download. After that happened, people were watching it and started posting mostly all positive reviews on IMDb, Amazon and other places. Most of the feedback from everyone who has downloaded “The Man From Earth” has been overwhelmingly positive. People like our movie and are talking about it, all thanks to piracy on the net!Am I upset… surprisingly no. Thanks to everyone who has downloaded this torrrent and watched the film, our awareness level is through the roof. For that I say, “THANK YOU”!"What you guys have done here is nothing short of amazing. In the future, I will not complain about file sharing. YOU HAVE HELPED PUT THIS LITTLE MOVIE ON THE MAP!!!! When I make my next picture, I just may upload the movie on the net myself!"
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4 comments:

Renegade Eye said...

I watched the trailer. It looks intelligent.

CHRIS IOANNOU said...

Download it from rapidshare and watch it.It is a good movie which cost to the producers almost only the for the cast.

Kashyap said...

it is a superb movie please do watch it...........it can make a great novel if written........

sheel said...

Hi

I need the original soundtrack CD for this movie.. can any one send me a link.. not able to find it..