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Tex Montana Will Survive! -- Worldwide Release

A project in Orlando, FL by O. hannah Films

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O. hannah Films (the boys behind The Battery) want to release their one-man, comedy feature worldwide, for all to see, all at once.
Backers: 759
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $53,890 of $50,000
Dates: Jan 27th -> Feb 26th (30 days)
Project By: O. hannah Films
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Latest News

The Final Hours

February 26th - via:
Backers, It seems appropriate to be writing update #30 on day 30... our final day of this crazy journey that we've all taken together. As of this writing, there are less than 11 hours remaining. We'd like to share some videos from the live stream we... (Read More)

One day left!

February 25th - via:
Hello backers, This is just a friendly reminder that there is only one day left to get any of our physical rewards. This campaign will be the only time we sell the physical discs of "Tex Montana Will Survive!" so you've got to act now if you want one... (Read More)


February 25th - via:
Backers, We're going to make this quick and simple... WE DID IT EVERYONE! We hit the goal and it is ALL because of you. Seriously and literally, this entire campaign was built on your backs and we love each and every one of you for making it happen.... (Read More)

TEX is LIVE broadcasting AGAIN!

February 24th - via:
Backers, Tex is back online, live broadcasting on YouTube at You can even call in and talk to the man himself!  He'll be broadcasting for the next few hours and we will even have live musical performances, so you've got to come... (Read More)

Tex is LIVE right now... Plus a STRETCH GOAL

February 23rd - via:
Tex is holding a live pledge-a-thon ALL NIGHT long tonight! Watch it now at We aren't getting offline until the powers that be MAKE us get offline so come and watch! Also, we've added a crazy stretch goal. If we were can hit $60,000,... (Read More)

Let's give things a boost!

February 22nd - via:
Our loyal backers, We are now more than 77% of the way to successfully making this release a reality. There are now 580 of you on board with this new model of distribution and we thank each and every one of you. If every backer were to up their... (Read More)

The 5 Day Freakout!

February 21st - via:
Hello Backers! There is now exactly 5 days left on this humble little campaign. You know what that means? It's time to freak out folks! We are absolutely convinced that the campaign will succeed, but only if we ALL freak out. Maybe you know another... (Read More)

The Final Week, Disc Info, and New Props

February 18th - via:
Hello backers! We are entering our final week with less than $20,000 to go! We are determined to hit our goal and have been doing as much promotion as possible. Most recently, Christian wrote this article that somewhat explains why your pledges will... (Read More)

New England Fundraiser & PROJECT OF THE DAY!

February 16th - via:
Hello everyone, We're the project of the day on Kickstarter! Hopefully this will give the campaign a nice boost and bring new fans on board as we approach the final days. If any of our backers are in the New England / tri-state area, The Blind Rhino... (Read More)

Jeremy's Draws Monsters!

February 15th - via:
A lot of people have been asking for pictures of some of our rewards. For today, we'll put focus on Jeremy's monster doodles. They may look something like this... but each monster will be entirely different. They will come signed and framed. Monster... (Read More)

Happy Valentine's Day from Tex Montana

February 14th - via:
Here's a special Valentine from Tex, sent to us by carrier loon from deep within whichever woods our hero is traversing today. We now have all 3 of our Executive Producers claimed, with the generous pledges by Ben Warren and Charles Garcia! Of... (Read More)

A Banner Day

February 14th - via:
Yesterday was a banner day for us with $2400 in pledges! Thank you to everyone and HELLO to our new backers! The good news is that the algorithms that be are now saying that this project has a 44% chance of being successful! Why is that good? Well,... (Read More)

Almost at $20,000

February 12th - via:
Hello everyone, There are only 14 days left, but we are so close to crossing the $20,000 mark. We are doing everything we can to ensure your pledges will count and the campaign succeeds. That said, getting over that $20k mark will make others more... (Read More)

"Establishing Shot" - A clip from Tex Montana Will Survive!

February 10th - via:
Hello everyone! We are happy to share with you the first clip we are releasing from the actual movie! Be warned for workers, it has explicit language: As always, thank you for your continued support, and please help us share this campaign with anyone... (Read More)

We're doing a Reddit AMA!

February 9th - via:
Hello backers, We'll be doing a live AMA on Reddit Movies Wednesday at 1pm EST. You should absolutely join us. This is an official AMA that is prominently featured to all of their 9 million subscribers, so this is an amazing opportunity for us to... (Read More)

We have new rewards!

February 8th - via:
Hello everyone, We have some new rewards, so let us explain what that means: First off, we'd like to say that we wanted this campaign to be about the Creative Commons release of Tex Montana. We did NOT want this to become about merchandise, as so... (Read More)

5 New Survival Tips!

February 7th - via:
Hello all! We have 5 new Survival Tips from Tex Montana on our YouTube page! You can get to the entire playlist of 13 tips released so far at If you've been following along... (Read More)

Let's RALLY!

February 4th - via:
We're at 265 backers... Let's see if we can't reach 300 backers by midnight tonight! Tell everyone! Steal their credit cards! (Maybe don't do that.) Let's free Tex. Shout from the rooftops. If we can do it, I'll release 4 new... (Read More)

The First Week Update

February 3rd - via:
We'd like to say a HUGE thank you to our first week's backers! We've made it more than 1/4th of the way to the goal and it is all thanks to you. Tex will be thanking you all personally on video in a few days. In the meantime, here is Tex's Survival... (Read More)

Survival Tips #6 and #7

February 2nd - via:
Hello everyone, We've got two new survival tips for you this morning, check them out below! Share them with people to SAVE their LIVES. "Ostriches" "Tending Wounds"  (Read More)

Tex's Bean Bucket Challenge

February 1st - via:
Okay, so we ripped off a much better cause... but we're desperate, so we present to you, Tex Montana's Bean Bucket Challenge! Watch the video below to not be surprised by what it is all about.  We challenge you to take this on and nominate someone... (Read More)

Survival Tips #4 and #5

February 1st - via:
We've got two new Survival Tips from Tex himself! #4 "Hobo Nests"  #5 "Pecans"  Collect em all! Share them with friends! Sincerely, Jeremy, Christian, and Adam  (Read More)

Listen to us talk about Tex

February 1st - via:
We went on the podcast ScreamCast to talk Tex Montana, distribution, The Battery, and our plans for the future... Listen now:  (Read More)

Survival Tip #3

January 31st - via:
Tex Montana is back with yet another Survival Tip!  This time, he shows you how to find hydration in the wilds.  Thanks as always, Christian, Jeremy, and Adam  (Read More)

Survival Tip #2

January 30th - via:
Hello again! I'll keep the pleasantries short on these videos from now on, as we will be posting at least 1 a day, separate from our other updates.   Tex Montana Survival Tip #2 "Deer Moss"   Thanks for watching, pledging, and sharing!  (Read More)

Survival Tip #1 "Swamp Celery"

January 30th - via:
Hello again backers, We are pleased to announce that we have officially raised over $10,000 in pledges! We are 1/5th of the way there people! To celebrate, we are releasing the first in a series of survival tip videos from Tex Montana himself. These... (Read More)

Thank you video #2

January 29th - via:
Evening everyone! We got Tex Montana to take yet another break from his breakthrough research at the Pompano Beach Porpoise, Pufferfish, and Phytoplankton Pavilion, to sit down and thank our generous Kickstarter backers from day 2 of the campaign.... (Read More)

Thanks for a second successful day!

January 29th - via:
Huge thanks to everyone for making day 2 another great success! We even got a write-up by Entertainment Weekly! We'll be posting the next video of personal thanks tomorrow. Then... (Read More)

'The Battery' Filmmakers Need Your Help With 'Tex Montana Will Survive!'

January 29th - via:
The people behind 'The Battery' are bringing us a found-footage comedy called 'Tex Montana Will Survive!' that needs our help! (Read More)

Two teaser trailers for the movie.

January 28th - via:
Last year we released two early teaser trailers for Tex Montana Will Survive! We thought we'd re-post them here for you guys to see more of the film. These were made before the film was finished, so they include some cut scenes and aren't as pretty... (Read More)

A HUGE Thank You to Our First Day's Backers!

January 28th - via:
We'd like to sincerely thank all of yesterday's backers... you guys and girls are amazing. We were lucky enough to pull Tex Montana away from his current work on the Dolphin-Human-Language-Cognition-Recognition-Association-Initiative to have him sit... (Read More)

The Battery' team launches Kickstarter campaign for 'Tex Montana Will Survive!'

January 27th - via:
Today, Gardner, Stella, and producer Adam Cronheim have launched a Kickstarter campaign for Tex Montana Will Survive! (Read More)

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