BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF., Oct. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The ultimate 'influencer' feature film, starring dozens of top YouTubers, Bob Thunder: Internet Assassin, is available to rent or own now at FilmOn.com/BobThunderMovie and via iTunes.
The movie was produced by FilmOn CEO Alki David and Relativity Digital Studios. Joe Nation wrote and directed the film, which had its gala premiere at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood on Tuesday, October 27th.
In the satirical film, Joe Nation, a struggling YouTuber searching for Internet fame, accidentally hires Bob Thunder, a cold-blooded killer, to help him. Meanwhile, Mr. Network (played by Alki David) and his Multi Channel Network, FilmOn.com, are signing new Internet talent with a sinister plan to turn them into product placement robots. Watch the trailer here.
The red carpet premiere at the Egyptian attracted stars such as Bai Ling, Kato Kaelin, Jack Douglas, Katherine Castro (November release American Violence), Steve Greene, Nadia Lanfranconi (The Snow Queen), Miss Great Britain Liz Fuller, J.D. Witherspoon, and Tatiana DeKhtyar. Find images from the red carpet premiere here.
The after party featured a demo from Hologram USA. Produced in association with Relativity Digital Studios, FilmOn's movie parodies the digital industry, online celebrities and their relationships with MCNs. It features 50 cameos from YouTube personalities including Adande "Swoozie" Thorne, Jesse and Jeana of Prank vs Prank, Olga Kay, Chester See, Joey Graceffa, Steve Greene, Michael Gallagher, Evelina Barry, Jack Douglas of Jacks Films as well as Janice Dickinson and MMA's Rampage Jackson.
Watch now online: http://www.filmon.com/bobthundermovie
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