CultRetro Behind The Scenes

Stories and photos from the development of Bill Black’s Nightveil Media films.

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Scarlet Scorpion Update: Violent Villainess

by CultRetro September 10, 2013

Ahhh, Scarlet Scorpion… my Gran Cavallo… my Requiem… my Game of Death… Will you ever be complete? As you may have noticed Scorp’s not done yet, but we’re gettin’ closer. Meanwhile here’s another look at the high-flyin’ Duchess Sadistica. Gravity apparently has little effect on Heather Brinkley; she can obviously fly through the air for [...]

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Scarlet Scorpion Update: Deadly Duchess

by CultRetro September 6, 2013

Heather Brinkley makes a scene-stealing appearance as Duchess Sadistica, a villainess that debuts in the Scarlet Scorpion film before she carries over into our ongoing Stormy Tempest saga. Heather is both a graceful dancer and a martial artist; she has helped to take our fight scenes to a whole new level… and she looks absolutely beautiful while doing it! If you’d like to see more [...]

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Scarlet Scorpion Update: Our New Leading Lady

by CultRetro September 5, 2013

If you thought the last few special FX shots looked nice, just wait until you get a good look at our new leading lady. Here the gorgeous Cat takes a break from crimefighting by relaxing in a hot tub. No action. No special FX. No plot development… but cinematic brilliance none the less.  

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Scarlet Scorpion Update: Hot Workout

by CultRetro September 4, 2013

Sparks fly (LITERALLY) during a workout when the Scarlet Scorpion tests her new abilties.    

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Scarlet Scorpion Update: FX , FX and more FX

by CultRetro September 2, 2013

Completed over 50 visual FX shots for the Scarlet Scorpion this weekend, not to mention lots of sound FX work to go with it. If you liked Stormy Tempest: Women of Tomorrow I suspect Scarlet Scorpion will be right up your alley as well. Here’s another preview!

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Scarlet Scorpion: Coming Soon!

by CultRetro September 1, 2013

Hmmmm… we’ve said that before. I guess “soon” is in the eye of the beholder. Speaking of beholders… below you can check out one of the new villains the all new Scarlet Scorpion will be dealing with soon (along with the occasional costume malfunction). The Beholder Drones are the creation of that megalomaniacal madman… The [...]

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Stormy Tempest: Season 4 Preview Trailer!

by CultRetro August 8, 2013

More Stormy Tempest is right around the corner… following the release of “Scarlet Scorpion: Rise of a Superheroine”. CultRetro is gearing up to end the year with a bang! Stay tuned!

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Meet Duchess Sadistica: Scarlet Scorpion Video

by CultRetro February 14, 2013

Here is a quick video of Heather Brinkley as Duchess Sadistica mopping up a gaggle of goons during fight choreography practice for our upcoming release “The Scarlet Scorpion“. Heather is a great heroine in Angel Avengers 01 and 03, but as new villainess Duchess Sadistica she really gets to cut loose. The Duchess’s first appearance will [...]

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