Electric Entertainment & Legion M Team Up To Bring Bad Samaritan Sneak Peek To Long Beach

Dean Devlin’s Electric Entertainment, the production company behind the upcoming thriller Bad Samaritan is teaming up with Legion M, the world's first fan-owned entertainment company, to spread the word about the movie. Legion M represents a passionate community of 30,000 nationwide members, many of whom hold shares in the company, who will rally fans in support of the film by organising community-oriented events, including opening weekend meetups, fan convention screenings, and more.

Legion M have already announced their first Bad Samaritan event - a sneak peek screening of the movie for their members to take place at 7.30pm on March 1st in Long Beach, California. The event will be hosted by Dean Devlin and there will be night vision camera crews on hand to capture the jumpscare moments and audience reactions. You can find out more about the event and how to sign up to Legion M through this link.

Bad Samaritan stars David Tennant, Robert Sheehan, Kerry Condon and Carlito Olivero and is directed and produced by Dean Devlin. The movie will which debut nationwide in the USA on April 27th, is a terrifying cautionary tale of two thieves uncovering more than what they bargained for when breaking into a house they thought would be an easy score. After making a shocking discovery, they must choose to run and hide, or face the killer whose dark secrets they have exposed.

Watch a trailer below, including a message from Dean and Carlito:

For more about Bad Samaritan, visit the film's accounts
Twitter: www.twitter.com/badsamfilm

About Legion M
Founded in 2016, Legion M is a first-of-its-kind company conceived and created to be owned by fans. It has raised more than $3.5 million via equity crowdfunding and the global Legion M community has grown to 30,000 members, including more than 7,000 fan-owners. Other titles on its slate of film, TV, digital and VR projects include the critically acclaimed Colossal, starring Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis, and directed by Nacho Vigalondo, and the Sundance 2018 hit Mandy, starring Nicolas Cage, and directed by Panos Cosmatos.

Dean Devlin, CEO of Electric Entertainment, said, "Legion M is doing something that has never been seen in the industry, developing a unique and mutually beneficial partnership between filmmakers and fans. Having the Legion support Bad Samaritan is a big win for us and we cannot be more thrilled to have them come aboard."

"After being completely blown away by Bad Samaritan, we knew immediately that this was a perfect project for us and a film the Legion would rally around enthusiastically," said Paul Scanlan, co-founder and CEO of Legion M. "Our community has demonstrated that when it invests in a project, our commitment goes well beyond a financial contribution. When the Legion jumps in, we go all in."

Jeff Annison, Legion M co-founder and president, added, "As a fan-owned company, we're constantly seeking projects that provide strong financial and emotional returns for our shareholders. It's wonderful to work with someone like Dean Devlin who understands and respects the power of fans, and we're eager to partner with him to get fans involved with Bad Samaritan."

For more information, visit the Legion M website