Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Horror Society's Most Anticipated Title of 2015 Gore Orphanage Releases First Look Trailer

"Some things are worse than losing your family"

The first trailer for Horror Society's most anticipated film of 2015 was released this week.  Based on the most popular urban legend in the state of Ohio, Gore Orphanage was filmed in the summer of 2014.  

The film stars Maria Olsen (Percy Jackson/Paranormal Activity 3/Starry Eyes), Internet Tycoon Bill Townsend, Keri Maletto(Home Shopping Network) and introduces a trio of amazing child actors Emma Leigh Smith, Nora Hoyle and BrandonMangin Jr.  

The film is a female-centered horror story directed by EmilyLapisardi in her directorial debut.  Filmed in 2014 in Scottdale, PA, the story is set in the 1930's and follows the life of Nellie, an orphan, who is brought to Gore Orphanage and discovers quickly that some things are worse than losing your family.

This is the fifth film produced by veteran independent producer Cody Knotts (Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies) and was filmed inScottdale, PA with a cast of over 20 local children in addition to the actors listed above.   Knotts has worked with such horror icons as Doug Bradley and "Rowdy" Roddy Piper in the past.

The film was a husband and wife collaboration of Mr. Knottsand Ms. Lapisardi.  Mr. Knotts wrote the film to impress his then fianc√©e, who was inspired by a road sign in Ohio during travel for Knotts' film Pro Wrestlers vs. Zombies.

The trailer is located at

The following individuals are available for interview:  Producer Cody Knotts, Director Emily Lapisardi, Actors: Maria Olsen, Bill Townsend, Keri Maletto, Emma Leigh Smith, Nora Hoyle, and Brandon Mangin Jr.


  1. I bought tickets before the venue was disclosed when will we be receiving those or do we just use the email receipt

    1. Not sure which event you're referencing, but I'm guessing you should contact the venue.

  2. Jesse, emails will be going out to everyone this week. We are meeting with theater on Wednesday April 29th.


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