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Did you purchase The Sexy Box on Blu-ray? Read this.

We’ve learned of a manufacturing error in our recent release of The Sexy Box Blu-ray box set on the disc that contains Waitress!

A corrected box set is on its way to retailers and existing copies have been recalled. If you’ve already purchased it, The Troma Team is happy to announce that we are issuing free replacement discs to customers, regardless of where you purchased it from.

To learn more and order your replacement, head over to TromaDirect for instructions:

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The Troma Shop is Now Open!

Today, Troma is proud to announce a massive upgrade to our former Studio Store, The Troma Shop!

In addition to the latest in Troma Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and Digital Downloads, The Troma Shop™ also offers a plethora of other merchandise, including t-shirts, posters, and rare Troma collectibles that are available nowhere else. At The Troma Shop™, movie lovers of all ages can also review and purchase titles from The Roan Group, the leader in archival restoration. The Roan Group’s DVD library already includes over 60 Westerns, Dramas, Musicals, and classic films of all genres starring Bela Lugosi, John Wayne, James Cagney, and Roy Rogers to name a few.

Boasting new features and upgrades such as mobile ordering, wish lists, shop by genre, social media integration, and more, customers can also sign up to be notified when products go on sale or when out-of-stock items become available. For convenience, customers may pay securely using major credit cards or PayPal.

Check out The Troma Shop now!

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Breaking Comic-Con News! Get The FREE Troma App for iPhone!

Long Island City, NY & Fort Collins, CO
July 23, 2011


Users of Apple’s iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® can now carry Tromaville in their pocket!

Today, Troma Entertainment and developer Smiling Peanut are proud to announce the availability of Troma Mobile for iOS™ for users of Apple Inc.’s iOS mobile operating system, including the iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch®. Following on the heels of the wildly successful launch of Troma Mobile for Android™, the application is now available to the over 200 million users of iOS devices in 90 countries worldwide. Fans can download the app for free beginning today directly from the App Store on their devices, iTunes or by going to

In addition to breaking news and updates from the world of Troma, the app allows fans to watch video clips and connect with Troma through Facebook and Twitter. Fans can also embrace their inner stalker and find out where Lloyd Kaufman and the Troma Team will be appearing with the app’s “Where’s Lloydo?” feature. More information about the app can be found at

“This app is a wonderful new way for Troma to continue its long, proud tradition of staying connected with its fans,” said Lloyd Kaufman, President of Troma Entertainment and Creator of the Toxic Avenger.

Troma Mobile for iOS™ is developed and powered exclusively by Smiling Peanut, a Colorado-based creative media company, as the latest project in their partnership with Troma Entertainment, which spans over ten years.

About Smiling Peanut

Smiling Peanut is a collective of artists and technicians striving to provide a voice and a format for the truly independent through various media outlets, including film, radio, television and the internet. Founded in 2002, the company actively seeks and develops provocative and engaging media projects for a variety of partners and clients. The company is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo. with satellite offices in New York and Arizona. Additional information about the company can be found at and @smilingpeanut on Twitter.

About Troma Entertainment

With almost 40 years of experience, Troma Entertainment, Inc. is perhaps the longest running independent movie studio in United States history. In addition to commercial success, Troma enjoys a wealth of critical appreciation, exemplified by Troma retrospectives sponsored by the Venice Film Festival, Cinemathèque Français, the British Film Institute, the American Film Institute and many others. After creating a new kind of sexy comedy in the 70’s and putting a new face on the movie superhuman hero in the 80’s with “The Toxic Avenger”, Troma continued to break new ground in the 90’s with quality, entertaining films. Following the millennium, The Troma Universe has emerged with theatrical success’ such as the musical “Poultrygiest, Night of the Chicken Dead” and Tromaville has entered the hearts of forward-looking people everywhere.


Media Contacts:

Chris Lanphear
[email protected]

Matt Manjourides
718.391.0110 x14
[email protected]

Apple, the Apple logo, iPod and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPad and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

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Get the new Troma Mobile App for Android!

Fans have asked for it and now they have it! Today, Troma Entertainment is proud to announce the availability of our first native app for users of the Android mobile operating system. Troma Mobile allows you to get all of the latest news and updates from Tromaville anywhere you are in the world!


  • Breaking news and updates from the world of Tromaville
  • Find out where you can see Lloyd Kaufman Read more…

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