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First Man on Mars press photos and info.
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FIRST MAN ON MARS (2016)
Produced and directed by Mike T. Lyddon.
A Reel Progress production distributed by Tomcat Films.
Watch the Trailer on Vimeo.
U.S. street date September 27th, 2016.  Available for pre-order on Amazon.
Starring Benjamin J. Wood, Marcelle Shaneyfelt, Sam Cobean, Kelly Murtagh, Kirk Jordan, Gavin Ferrara, Jeffrey Estiverne, Candace McAdams, Joey Harmon, Roy “Rusty” Jackson, Jr., Brian Lanigan, Tressler Burton.
Cinematography by John Woods and Mike T. Lyddon, Camera Operator/gaffer Jon-Claude Harris, Costume design and additional crew Rubi M. Lyddon, Make up and hair Marcelle Shaneyfelt, location sound Brian Lanigan, soundtrack by Mike T. Lyddon and Sam Cobean.

“The countdown to terror has begun! Astronaut Eli Cologne became the first man on Mars, but something went horribly wrong. Infected by an alien organism, he returned to Earth a savage monster with an unquenchable thirst for human flesh.”
First Man on Mars is a satire of low budget drive-in creature features from the 1970’s.

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Tressler Burton meets the monster (Benjamin Wood).
Dr. Martine Munro (Marcelle Shaneyfelt) pleads with astronaut turned monster Eli Cologne (Benjamin Wood) to let her scientist (Sam Cobean) go while Porscha Swolenscraft (Kelly Murtagh) gets ready for action!
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Roy “Rusty” Jackson, Jr. as Coroner Fritz Leiber.
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Original movie poster by Mike T. Lyddon.
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Tomcat Films artwork.
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Joey Harmon (lt) and Sam Cobean as the scientists.
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Brian Lanigan (lt.) and Gavin Ferrara hunting for the “Beast of Black Bayou.”
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Retro lobby card from FIRST MAN ON MARS designed by Mike T. Lyddon
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Retro lobby card featuring Joey Harmon and Sam Cobean.
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Retro lobby card featuring Kelly Murtagh and Candace McAdams.
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Retro style lobby card featuring Marcelle Shaneyfelt, Kirk Jordan and Jeffrey Estiverne.
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Retro style lobby card featuring Benjamin Wood and Candace McAdams.
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Something smells fishy… Rusty Jackson as Coroner Fritz Leiber.
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Benjamin Wood and Gavin Ferrara hanging out at the Dive-In Bar.

 

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Director Mike T. Lyddon confers with cinematographer John Woods. Camera operator/gaffer Jon-Claude Harris (bg) and actor Andy Reboul (fg).

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