A project in Umeå, Sweden by Laser Unicorns

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Kung Fury is a visually spectacular action comedy that has it's foundation in 80s cop movies.
Backers: 17713
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $630,019 of $200,000
Dates: Dec 26th -> Jan 25th (30 days)
Project By: Laser Unicorns
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Latest News

Arnold Schwarzenegger Cast in Kung Fury Movie

February 15th - via:
Arnold Schwarzenegger joins the cast of Kung Fury, the feature-length sequel to the cult short film of the same name. No word yet on who Schwarzenegger will play in the movie, but he'll star alongside the recently cast Michael Fassbender and David Hasselhoff. David Sandberg, who wrote and directed the original 2015 Kung Fury, will also star in and produce the sequel under his Laser Unicorns' banner. (Read More)

Michael Fassbender signs up for feature-length sequel to viral short Kung Fury

February 12th - via:
Fassbender will star in the new action-comedy alongside actor-director David Sandberg and cult icon David Hasselhoff, who appeared in the original short and sang its theme tune. (Read More)

Michael Fassbender Will Star in a Feature-Length KUNG FURY | Nerdist

February 12th - via:
Michael Fassbender isn't exactly known for his comedies (unless you count The Snowman), but that's all about to change in a big way. (Read More)

Kickstarter's Kung Fury kicks and punches with Kung Fury: Street Rage (review)

June 4th - via:
Say what you will about Kickstarter the crowdfunding website that allows creators to offer up cool stuff in exchange for supporting their projects. Kickstarter has done a great job at promoting their “hit-worthy” projects. (Read More)

Kung Fury Is The Best Movie Ever Exclamation Point

May 31st - via:
The film features dinosaurs, David Hasselhoff, vikings, Nazis, explosions, and, of course, kung fu. (Read More)

The insane '80s action short Kung Fury is jumping from Kickstarter to your TV

May 21st - via:
I've been waiting for David Sandberg's 1980s-inspired action short Kung Fury since the project first appeared on Kickstarter — and now audiences will be able to watch it on their TVs. The film has been picked up by the El Rey Network, the cable channel masterminded by genre filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (Sin City, Spy Kids, and the better half of Grindhouse no matter what anybody says), and will be debuting on May 28th at 6:30PM ET. (Read More)

David Hasselhoff does Kung Fu, rides dinosaurs in new music video

April 16th - via:
David Hasselhoff is the martial arts master of your neon '80s dreams. (Read More)

The Final Countdown!

January 16th - via:
New stretch goal! New Pledges!   Special screening in your hometown $750,000 If we manage to reach $750,000 we will have a special screening in your city, with a meet and greet afterwards! Go to to submit your city, vote and spread... (Read More)

Video Game ideas

January 15th - via:
For the trailer launch I initially wanted to release a game to go with it, I couldn't afford to develop a game so I had to scrap that idea. Now there's tons of emails and messages from game studios and developers and people in general who want to see... (Read More)

Clearifying some questions

January 6th - via:
Sorry for being so unclear regarding shipping and the rewards. You won't have to pay for shipping, regardless of where in the world you are! All of the rewards above $20 will include the digital download, sneak peak and access to the production... (Read More)

New feature film goal!

December 31st - via:
The response has been so ridiculously over the top that I'm at a loss for words! Apart from radio, TV, magazines and blog interviews, my inbox currently has over 13 000 mails! I was seriously not prepared for this kind of response. We haven't been... (Read More)

Quick update (shipping)

December 28th - via:
Dear everybody, I'm in total chock. I can't even begin to express my gratitute for each and every one of you who has donated to to this project.  To be honest I doubted we would reach our goal at all. Well... we reached it and exceeded it in 2... (Read More)

Best of Kickstarter: Kung Fury

December 28th - via:
David Sandberg’s over the top 1980′s action cop movie “Kung Fury” went up on Kickstarter a couple days ago and has already raised over $280,000. The film is about a cop who goes back in time to kill the most dangerous kung fu master, Adolf Hitler (naturally). (Read More)

Kung Fury Reaches Kickstarter Funding Goal

December 27th - via:
Yesterday, reported on a movie project called Kung Fury, which had just released a trailer in an effort to raise $200,000 via Kickstarter to complete a thirty minute movie. Since our report, the trailer has gone viral and is circulating quickly via social media. The Kung Fury trailer has racked up over 1.2 million views on YouTube in its first day. (Read More)

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