Ambush Entertainment

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Ambush Entertainment is a Los Angeles based, artist driven, independent film production company that, with its financing arm Cold Iron Pictures, is dedicated to producing provocative, diverse, and original feature films, television and web content aimed at appealing to a wide audience.[1]

List of Ambush Entertainment Films[edit]

Year Films and Documentaries Cast Director
2004 Dead and Breakfast Ever Carradine, Bianca Lawson, Erik Palladino, Gina Phillips, Jeremy Sisto, David Carradine, Diedrich Bader, Portia de Rossi, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Oz Perkins, Brent Fraser, Miranda Bailey Matthew Leutwyler
2005 The Squid and the Whale Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline Noah Baumbach
2006 The Oh in Ohio Parker Posey, Paul Rudd, Danny DeVito, Mischa Barton, Miranda Bailey, Liza Minnelli Billy Kent
2007 Unearthed Emmanuelle Vaugier, Luke Goss, Charlie Murphy, Beau Garrett Matthew Leutwyler
2008 Hindsight Leonor Varela, Jeffrey Donovan, Miranda Bailey, Waylon Payne Paul Holahan
2008 Lower Learning Jason Biggs, Rob Corddry, Eva Longoria Parker, Monica Potter, Will Sasso, Kyle Gass, Hayes MacArthur, Miranda Bailey Mark Lafferty
2009 Against the Current Joseph Fiennes, Michelle Trachtenberg, Justin Kirk, Elizabeth Reaser, and Mary Tyler Moore Peter Callahan
2009 Wonderful World Matthew Broderick, Sanaa Lathan, Philip Baker Hall Joshua Goldin
2010 Super Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, Kevin Bacon and Nathan Fillion James Gunn
2010 Every Day Liev Schreiber, Helen Hunt, Brian Dennehy, Carla Gugino and Ezra Miller Richard Levine
2010 Greenlit (Documentary) Miranda Bailey
2010 The River Why Zach Gilford, Amber Heard, Kathleen Quinlan, and William Hurt Matthew Leutwyler
2011 Unraveled Marc H. Simon
2011 Answers to Nothing Dane Cook, Elizabeth Mitchell, Julie Benz, Barbara Hershey, Zach Gilford, Erik Palladino, Kali Hawk, Miranda Bailey Matthew Leutwyler

Upcoming Projects[edit]

2012 looks to be a busy year for Ambush Entertainment. They signed on to produce the adaptation of Martha O' Connor's novel "The Bitch Posse" to be directed by Catherine Hardwicke who also directed "Twilight" and "Red Riding Hood" among others.[2] Also on tap is the sci-fi thriller "Below The Surface" based on a John Kelly script and to be directed by "The Eye" and "Them" director Xavier Palud [3] Other Projects slated for 2012 include:

  • Spinning Plates - Spinning Plates is a feature documentary film about three restaurants, extraordinary for what they are today as well as the challenges they have overcome.
  • Labor of Love - Labor of Love tells the story of Susan Austin and Lance Gilman who run the world famous Mustang Ranch brothel. With Susan's smarts and Lance's savvy, they are redefining what a brothel can be. From sponsored athletes and live events to concerts, motocross competitions, MMA fights, and unique Mustang Games, they're charting a new course.

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