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The Haunted Man

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Paul Carganilla

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AN ORIGINAL FEATURE FILM. The owner of a historic hotel hires a pair of ghost hunters to reconnect w/ the spirit of his murdered wife.
Backers: 306
Average Pledge Per Backer: $175

Funded: $53,655 of $48,000
Dates: Apr 2nd -> May 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Paul Carganilla
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Stretch goal 2 met!! 12 hours left to hit the next 2!!

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
WOW!!!! You guys are INCREDIBLE. imagine what we can do with these additional resources!! 53k!!! Thank you!!! This film is going to be wonderful and it's all because of you!  Our next 2 goals are awesome. The first will be if we make $55,000. It... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2: Cast&Crew T*Shirts!

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
STRETCH GOAL #1 REACHED!YES!!! All backers set to receive a DVD will now have the option of upgrading to a Blu-ray for no extra cost! Hooray! High Definition home viewing of The Haunted Man! Thank you for helping us reach this milestone! STRETCH GOAL... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1: Blu-ray Upgrade (Optional)

April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Unlocked at $50,000: Blu-ray upgrade available (optional) to all backers at the Physical Manifestation ($30) Level or higher! We're shooting the movie in high definition, shouldn't we enjoy it in HD at home? If our Kickstarter finishes above $50,000,... (Read More)


April 30th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Us.We have all banded together to reach this ambitious goal and now we are going to make an AWESOME film. Thank you all so much for... (Read More)


April 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Dearest Haunted Manners... We've hit 91% with 72 hours left...It's crazy. It's possible. We can still DO THIS! a few things: 1) DISNEY DAY ADDITIONS!Dani Kerry ("Natalie") and Kathryn Donovan ("Rose") will be joining Dan & I (AND BACKERS AT THE... (Read More)

The Final 15%...

April 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Haunted Manners... Here we are! We have made it to 85%!!!LESS THAN $7k stands between zero movie and us making The Haunted Man! Here's a pair of other great announcements: 1. Voice Lessons from Jamie Carganilla......just hit the upgrade menu! You... (Read More)

Casting Notice & Countdown!

April 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Haunted Manners! We've hit 81% w/ 5 Days To GoPlease continue to spread the word! We can not make this movie if we don't reach our goal. We've worked so hard and you've all been so amazing in helping us reach this funding level... but, in true... (Read More)

You've Gotta See...

April 25th - via: kickstarter.com
ALL OF THE THINGS!Dearest Haunted Manners, we've got big things happening. Big, big things! First, NEW REWARDSThere are a few new rewards on the page! #1) An additional Disney Passholder Date. Whether you wanted to go with a smaller group or you'd... (Read More)

Upgrade Menu & Facebook Pics

April 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to so many of our generous and creative Backers, the Upgrade Menu is now officially up on the Kickstarter Page! HUGE THANKS to everyone who has offered to donate their crafts and services to this project. So much love for you! We've got just... (Read More)

Casting Notices: Victoria & Beatrice!

April 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
SARAH LOUISE: A dancer, actor, and comedian from Los Angeles California. Her performance career began with training in ballet, tap, jazz and musical theater for thirteen years at Carousel Dance Studio, and continuing her training as a dancer,... (Read More)

Another THree THings THursday!

April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, Haunted Manners! We've got 11 days to go, and we are 70% funded! Let's keep it going! Can we actually DO THIS??? A couple exciting announcements regarding our amazing... ...Upgrade Menu: Coming Soon! (Backers Creating Art For Art!)Since the... (Read More)

New Upgrade: Dan Franklin Cover Song

April 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Monday, Haunted Manners! We are 60% funded with just 14 days left in the campaign! Can we get gather the support needed to push this through to 100% in the last couple of weeks?! Please continue to help spread the word about our project on... (Read More)


April 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, Haunted Manners, and happy... Three Things Thursday!#1) CASTING NOTICE: Kathryn Donovan as Rose Kathryn Donovan first stepped on the stage at the age of six and has been performing ever since. She is a graduate of the Academy of the Performing... (Read More)

Dani Kerry - Cast Member Ghostly Reflection

April 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Day 9......is coming to a close, and our 111 Backers have brought us up to 55% funded! Let's keep it up! Yesterday, we added The L Phone Reward Tier to the campaign. If you haven't looked into it yet, be sure to check it out for your chance to have a... (Read More)

New Reward: 'L Phone' Tier

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 In our story, Mark has developed a device that is designed to translate paranormal messages through the veil. Throughout the film, several... (Read More)

End of Week 1!

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Sunday, Haunted Manners! Thank you all for making the first week so incredible! After seven complete days of the campaign, we've gathered 104 Backers and 54% of the funds needed to make the film! Thanks to YOU, we got the strong start that we... (Read More)

T.H.M. CAST (...so far)

April 8th - via: kickstarter.com
A Handful of Haunted HeadlinersWhile a few roles in the film have yet to-be-cast, here is a look into some of the characters who inhabit the world of The Haunted Man and an introduction to the actors who play them. PAUL CARGANILLA: An award-winning... (Read More)


April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Dearest Haunted Manners,  Happy Hump Day!Yesterday (quite fittingly, a Wednesday), thanks to the added support of seven generous new backers, we have surpassed 50% of our funding goal! Thank you all so very much for your pledges. This is a... (Read More)

Dan Franklin - Cast Member Ghost Story

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Good Evening, Haunted Manners! Day 3......is coming to a close, and the addition of the Disneyland Day reward tier and pledges from six new backers has brought us up to 39% of our funding goal! Our core family of Backers really made waves in the... (Read More)

One-Third Funded!

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Good Evening, Haunted Manners! Day Two of the campaign has brought us up to 34% funded, thanks to our 72 Backers! What a fantastic first two days! We owe it all to our amazing family of incredible supporters! Thank you! Now, it's time to reach out to... (Read More)


April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Dearest Haunted Manners: THANK YOU ALL......SO MUCH for an absolutely INCREDIBLE LAUNCH! Your pledges pushed us over 25% on Day One! A project of this magnitude absolutely required a strong first step, and you brought it. Thank you, thank you, thank... (Read More)

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