Monster Byte: Review: Tentacles from the Sea 3D

By Paula R. Stiles

Tentacles from the Sea 3D. John Mbuntu, director. Hadalpelagic Productions, 2010. 96 minutes. Starring: Peter McCallister, Greer LaPaglia, Sam Keiaho.

A drifter named Dave runs out of money and steps off a bus in the historic seaside town of Innsmouth, Massachusetts as a result. His fortunes take an apparent turn for the better when he walks into a local tourist trap, just as one of the employees quits in a rage, and is hired on the …

IFPMonster Byte: Review: Tentacles from the Sea 3D

Monster Byte: Video Witness Deepens Mystery Surrounding Gang Death

by Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA: The mystery surrounding the attack last month on actor Peter McCallister, star of local production Tentacles from the Sea 3D, and the strange deaths of his alleged assailants, Hermann Krahen, Friedrich Krahen and Greg Hasler, deepened with the recovery of a video camera previously gone missing from the set.

“We found the camera half-buried in the sand not far from the site of Mr. McCallister’s attack,” said Officer Sandra Lewiston, who has been …

IFPMonster Byte: Video Witness Deepens Mystery Surrounding Gang Death

Monster Byte: Bodies Found on Devil Reef Were Members of Local Gang

by Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA – Three bodies were found on Devil Reef on Thursday, only days after an attack put actor Peter McCallister in the hospital. Though all three were badly mangled, two of them have been tentatively identified as Hermann Krahen (20) and his younger brother Friedrich (17). The third is believed to be Hermann’s friend Greg Hasler (19). All three were reputed members of the local gang, the Lichens, suspected of setting the wildfire currently scorching …

IFPMonster Byte: Bodies Found on Devil Reef Were Members of Local Gang

Monster Byte: Actor Attacked and Left for Dead on Beach

by Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA – Summer film production Tentacles from the Sea 3D experienced yet another setback yesterday when the film’s star, Peter McCallister, was found bleeding and half-drowned on the beach across from Devil Reef. He was taken to Innsmouth General Hospital and held overnight for observation. Police suspect that he was assaulted in the course of a robbery.

“Guess he shouldn’t have fought back,” part-time deputy for Innsmouth PD, and building manager for New Church Green, …

Paula R. StilesMonster Byte: Actor Attacked and Left for Dead on Beach

Monster Byte: Fight Breaks Out Between Film Crew and Local Gang at The Siren

by Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA – Local college watering hole The Siren saw a bit of excitement, as well as unwanted publicity for film production Tentacles from the Sea 3D, last Thursday night when a brawl broke out between the film crew and local gang, the Lichens.

The film’s star, Peter McCallister, was in the bar at the time. He found himself at the centre of the fracas when local gang leader, Hermann Krahen, got into a shouting …

Paula R. StilesMonster Byte: Fight Breaks Out Between Film Crew and Local Gang at The Siren

Monster Byte: Casting Call – Crew and Extras for Tentacles from the Sea 3D

by Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA – Seeking crew members for the film production, Tentacles from the Sea 3D. Experienced crew are preferred, though we are also willing to provide on-the-job training. We are especially seeking anyone with experience in lighting and/or 3D production.

We are also seeking extras of both sexes from a wide range of ages for filming in crowd shots and street scenes. No experience is necessary, but we are looking for a variety of types. We …

IFPMonster Byte: Casting Call – Crew and Extras for Tentacles from the Sea 3D

Innsmouth welcomes prodigal son with film crew

Paula R. Stiles

Innsmouth, MA – 3D horror production, Tentacles from the Sea, has decided to film on location in Innsmouth. According to Director John Mbuntu, it was the idea of his star Peter McCallister. McCallister plays Dave, a young man who tries to save his town from a watery horror despite having a disturbing connection to it.

“I was looking for a setting that would be more inclusive than the usual all-white milieu of horror,” Mbuntu says. “Then …

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