Announces Original Movies "Dinoshark" and "Dark Relic"
to Air in March 2/26/10
SYFY MARCH SATURDAY ORIGINAL MOVIES FEATURE DINOSHARK, FROM CULT MOVIE
LEGEND ROGER CORMAN, AND DARK RELIC, STARRING JAMES FRAIN (THE TUDORS)
New York, New York
-- February 26, 2010 -- Legendary cult movie producer Roger Corman
unleashes a nightmarish half dinosaur-half shark onto a resort area and
James Frain (The Tudors) portrays a knight battling a murderous demon in
Syfy's March Saturday Original Movies.
In Dinoshark, airing Saturday, March 13, at 9PM (ET/PT), a lush Mexico
vacation spot is terrorized by a mysterious prehistoric creature no one
believes exists, except a young fishing boat captain (Eric Balfour, 24,
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre). To prevent a bloodbath, the captain must
stop "Dinoshark" before it invades an inland waterway full of
pleasure boats and swimmers. Dinoshark is produced by Roger Corman and
Roger Corman, who received an Honorary 2010 Oscar, is the legendary
director and producer of numerous low-budget cult classics, among them It
Conquered the World, Teenage Doll, The Little Shop of Horrors, House of
Usher, Pit and the Pendulum, Premature Burial, The Raven, The Masque of
the Red Death, The Wild Angels and The Trip.
Corman is also credited with opening the door to a number of young
filmmakers including Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, James Cameron,
Jonathan Demme and Ron Howard.
Airing Saturday, March 27, at 9PM (ET/PT), Dark Relic stars Frain as a
battle-weary warrior leading his men home after years of fighting. But the
Holy Relic he's carrying contains a terrible curse, which frees a
bloodthirsty demon. Sir Gregory (Frain) and some unlikely allies confront
this scourge from Hell to stop the spread of an unspeakable evil. Dark
Relic is a production of Battle Productions, LLC.