Monthly Archives: July 2014

Troma Stampedes into Calgary, Alberta Canada for the Calgary Horror Con

Lloyd Kaufman to Premiere “Return to Nuke ‘Em High: Vol. 1” Saturday August 2nd at the Plaza Theatre

Closing out a Fan-Toxic weekend at San Diego Comic Con with a number of immensely popular sold-out exclusives, tons of surprise guests, and a jam packed 40th Anniversary Panel, Troma Entertainment heads to the Great White North for the 4th Annual Calgary Horror Con!  Troma President & Creator of the “Toxic Avenger,” Lloyd Kaufman has been invited to the Calgary Horror Con this weekend as a guest of honor to present his latest Tro-Masterpiece “Return to Nuke ‘Em High: Vol. 1” to Calgary filmgoers for the first time ever! 

On Saturday night August 2nd at 9pm the curtains will rise at the historic Plaza Theatre. Legendary director Lloyd Kaufman will introduce the first volume of his Sistine Chapel film in this Exclusive One-Night-Only Premiere. After the screening he will participate in a crowd-interactive Q & A session followed by a Meet & Greet in the lobby. Tickets are going fast but you can reserve your seats now by pre-ordering tickets here. 


You can meet Lloyd Kaufman & Toxie at the Troma Booth (Booth #17) this Saturday August 2nd before the Premiere as well as on Sunday August 3rd.  As always Lloyd never charges for his signature on any Tromabilia or for photographs! 

Also Premiering in Calgary at the convention will be Troma Entertainment’s up-coming release “Pro Wrestlers Vs Zombies” at 12:30pm on Sunday August 3rd. Starring such wrestling legends as “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle, and “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan see why this film has been getting (g)rave reviews! 


Pro Wrestlers Vs Zombies Premieres Sunday at 12:30pm at the Calgary Horror Con

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Urgent Safety Warning: Toxie Plush Doll NOT Appropriate for Children Under 13

Now You Can Sleep with Toxie – Limited Toxic Avenger “Flushie” Available Exclusively at San Diego Comic Con this week-end!
 Lloyd Kaufman is going to San Diego Comic Con this weekend and the “Flushies” are coming with him!In breaking news Troma President Lloyd Kaufman announced yesterday that Toxie has become such a beloved citizen of Tromaville that a custom-handmade, limited edition line of plush dolls has been created for children (13 and +) and collectors alike EXCLUSIVELY for the 2014 San Diego Comic Con International in honor of his 30th Anniversary.

Toxie Flushie is for Collector’s and children 13+

Each one is numbered and authentic – These soft, adorable, googly-eyed Toxic “Flush” Toys can be purchased at the Troma Booth (Booth # 4017) signed by Lloyd Kaufman for FREE!  And be sure to mark 9pm on Saturday Night July 26th on your schedules for the Official San Diego Comic Con Troma Panel with Lloyd Kaufman, Toxie, internationally-known artist Skinner, MTV’s “My Life as Liz” star Liz Lee, and filmmaker the “Angry Video Game Nerd” James Rolfe in Room 23ABC. The Troma panel will be moderated by Mimi Cruz of Night Flight Comics. The Panelists will share stories, jokes, interact with fans, and premiere a never-before-seen clip from the highly anticipated conclusion of Lloyd Kaufman’s sistine chapel film “Return to Nuke ‘Em High: Vol. 2.”

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The OST of yesterday, now available for the youth of today!

The Ship to Shore Phonograph Company announced today that the soundtrack to the Troma classic Class of Nuke ‘Em High will finally get an official release, something fans have been waiting for since 1986!  In conjunction with Troma, Ship To Shore have collated the glorious 80’s anthems that made the soundtrack such a highly demanded item, and will release it to the public – on gloriously thick 180g vinyl! The LP is now available for pre-order at and will street on November 11, 2014.
Featuring artwork from Godmachine, the soundtrack will be limited to 1,000 copies. 700 copies will be on high quality 180 gram black vinyl, and 300 on special “Dewey’s Meltdown” splattered vinyl. Each song has been meticulously remastered for optimum stereophonic listening pleasure, so fans can now enjoy them the way they the artists intended them.

 Track listing is as follows:

  1. Nuke ‘Em High – Ethan & the Coup

  2. Emotional Rufugee – David Behennah

  3. Rock ‘N’ Roll Paradise – Stormbringer

  4. Angel – GMT

  5. Much Too Much – The Smithereens

  6. Run For Your Life – Stratus (feat. Clive Burr of Iron Maiden)

  7. We Are One – Ethan & the Coup (exclusive bonus track, never before released!)

  8. Class of Nuke ‘Em High Part 2 Theme

Inside the sleeve you can expect liner notes from director Lloyd Kaufman and theme song composer Ethan Hurt, along with never-before-seen production stills and behind-the-scenes production photos from the movie.    And because the portable record player was never invented – at least successfully – each LP will also include an MP3 download of the full album, featuring exclusive track-by-track commentary by Troma President and Class of Nuke ‘Em High co-director Lloyd Kaufman! For an exclusive sampler of the album, visit:  

The album can only be ordered directly from the Ship To Shore Media webstore (, and due to its limited run it is expected to sell out fast!


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Troma San Diego Comic Con Panel Guests Announced

Angry Video Game Nerd & Lloyd Kaufman Reunite to Troma-tize Comic Con 2014, July 24th-27th

After all of the excitement in the ring and out of the ring at Miami SuperCon – including the Miami Premiere of “Return to Nuke ‘Em High: Vol. 1,” the professional wrestling debut of the “Toxic Avenger,” and two fans’ very special surprise engagement at the Troma Booth inspired by Lloyd & Pat Kaufman, Troma Entertainment gets ready to head into the biggest show of the year. Read more…

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Fan Footage of Toxie Wrestling

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Troma Catches Mad Cow!

“Mad Cow” the Movie to be Released by Troma Entertainment

The Cow-ntdown is on! Troma Entertainment is proud to announce that it will be releasing “Mad Cow” (the film) worldwide. Co-Produced by Jason Rogan and Doug Marschke and co-directed by the team of Michael Wright and Michael Rix, “Mad Cow was shot over 12 days in the heat of the South African Summer.  Starring Tanya van Graan (Death Race 2 and Lost Boys: The Thirst) and Greg Viljoen about a chainsaw-wielding homicidal heffer, Mad Cow raises the steaks in horror and comedy.

Tanya van Graan  starring in Mad Cow

Mad Cow premiered at the Cannes Film Festival causing quite a commootion. It screened in front of a Sold Out audience having to turn some people at the door leaving one audience member in tears. When the theater ‘herd’ a second screening was added immediately.  

 “Mad Cow” celebrating at the Cannes Film Festival

“Moove over World War Z” says Matt Manjourides, head of Troma Team Video. “Mad Cow is coming and we udderly can’t wait to bring it to you. Steer on over to for more news in the upcoming weeks on Mad Cow –  From Troma, of course! 

Watch the Official 'Mad Cow' Movie Trailer here!

Watch the Official “Mad Cow” Movie Trailer here!

 For more information on “Mad Cow” please visit:




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Thank YOU for Making the 15th Annual TromaDance Film Festival the Best TromaDance Yet!

Horror! Comedy! Suspense! Music! Science!! The 15th Annual TromaDance Film Festival had everything the most rabid cinephile, pickiest independent film connoisseur, or die hard Troma fan could ask for. In spades. What it had most though was support from across the world over for truly independent art! 

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