Tag: North Carolina

Poster Powers Activate! Form of Awesome!

Posted on December 3rd, by Micah Moore in Modern War Gear Solid, promotional art.

Modern War Gear Solid Part 3 is launching this month! In celebration we’ve got some new posters on the way! Here’s the first poster, designed by our producer Blake Faucette who collaborated with photography wiz Doug Klesch and photoshop guru Justin Reich!

We’re also working on revamping our site and youtube channel.
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Costume contest winners!!!

Posted on November 23rd, by Micah Moore in behind the scenes, Modern War Gear Solid.

Hey everyone! The results for the Costume Contest are in. Much respect to everyone who sent pictures! Congrats to LeonScottKiller and SolidSnake951! We’ll be shipping out the prizes soon!

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Epic Pillow Fight @ UNC

Posted on September 29th, by Micah Moore in live events.

The Beat Down Boogie crew responds to a pm, resulting in a pillow beat down of epic proportions.

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Meet the Beat Down Boogie Crew

Posted on September 25th, by Micah Moore in behind the scenes, Modern War Gear Solid.

Hey everyone, while we’re busy shooting MWGS Part 3, I thought I’d introduce the crew responsible for all this craziness. In the coming months they’ll be posting tips, tutorials, and anecdotes on guerrilla film making.

Micah started out as a DJ in high school, and released a couple dance music records during his college years. Realizing giant pants wouldn’t be cool forever, Micah shifted his focus to film making. His first popular internet series was “NVP: Read the rest


Posted on September 2nd, by admin in Modern War Gear Solid, Short Film.

Once again we just want to give quick thanks to the blogs that have been showing this series love. It’s very cool because we were fans of many of these blogs way before the series.

Kotaku, an awesome site for the latest video game news and interviews.
Destructoid, an awesome site for game news and entertaining opinions.
Giant Bomb, another great gaming news site, and a fan-favorite.
Go Nintendo, not just nintendo news, always a good … Read the rest

Guess who’s coming to Dragon Con?

Posted on August 28th, by admin in behind the scenes, live events.

That’s right – Old Snake and Ghost will be sneaking around the East Coast’s largest sci-fi/comic book/film/gaming convention in Atlanta, GA. We’ll be at Dragon Con on Sept 4th and 5th.

If you’re going to be there, you might get the chance to:
Get in Snake’s box!
Give Ghost drinks til he throws up in his mask!
Get some alone time with Makarov in an elevator!
Use Jarod as a human shield!

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How to Make Breakaway Plates for Fight Scenes

Posted on August 17th, by admin in behind the scenes, filmmaking tips, tutorials.

Hey, guys.

Here’s a fun new way to break stuff over your friends’ heads (at your own risk, of course)! We first made sugar glass plates for a restaurant fight scene in our feature film, Dogs of Chinatown. They were sticky, messy, and took a long time to make. So our resident mad scientist Andrew Comstock came up with the idea to use plaster of paris. Now our breakaway plates are crisp and clean, easy to paint, and are much … Read the rest

Want to be a part of Modern War Gear Solid?

Posted on August 4th, by admin in behind the scenes, Modern War Gear Solid, Short Film.

Soon we’ll be casting for Modern War Gear Solid part 3. We’re going to need a small army – literally – guys and girls to play a small army.

If you:
*are in the North Carolina area.
*have black boots, black pants and a plain black shirt.
*are 18 or older
then you might be eligible to be in the film. We can’t promise a part to everyone, but we’re happy to give MWGS fans the chance to get involved.… Read the rest

Modern War Gear Solid – Deleted Scenes – Part 1 and 2

Posted on August 4th, by admin in behind the scenes, Modern War Gear Solid.

As a special thanks to fans of Modern War Gear Solid, we’ve put up outtakes and deleted scenes from Parts 1 and 2. Thanks for your enthusiasm and awesome comments. We look forward to your reaction to MWGS Part 3.

We started Beat Down Boogie to get back to our roots as guerrilla filmmakers. We wanted to create a community where fans and filmmakers interact more with one another, instead of being obstructed by corporate middlemen.

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Closed Captioning for Modern War Gear Solid

Posted on August 2nd, by admin in behind the scenes, Modern War Gear Solid.

Hey everyone,
English subtitles are now available for Modern War Gear Solid Part 1 and 2. We even have a few generous people volunteering to translate the film into other languages. Thanks! We have the text files available for anyone who wants to translate Modern War Gear Solid into their own native tongue. Just contact us at beatdownboogiemovie[remove this]@gmail.com and we’ll send you the text file. You can replace the dialog and send it back and we’ll upload … Read the rest