July 2016 on Vimeo (View it with the "Watch First Movie" button at top of page)
Streamed from 2009-2013 on NetFlix
"Surge of Power" is now available on DVD!
"Surge of Power" aired on the cable TV Station, HERE!TV spring 2008
San Diego - July 2, 2006 - 5:00PM Sunday Conzilla, the 59th Westercon San Diego Marriott Mission Valley Rio Vista Pavillion 8757 Rio San Diego Drive San Diego, CA 92108 For tickets to the convention or directions: Hotel Phone: 1-619-692-3800 Conzilla Phone: 1-760-788-4328 https://www.conzilla.info
The "Surge of Power" theatrical release continued with Fort Lauderdale on Memorial Day Weekend, May 26-28, 2006 Sunrise Cinemas at Gateway 4 1820 East Sunrise Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 (954) 763-7995
Friday, April 14, 2006 The "Surge of Power" theatrical release continued with Palm Springs as the next city to play the movie: Cinemas Palme d'Or Westfield Shoppingtown Palm Desert 72840 Highway 111 at Monterey Avenue Palm Desert, CA 92260-3324 https://www.ThePalme.com
Friday, March 24, 2006 The "Surge of Power" Theatrical Premiere: SUNSET 5 THEATER 8000 Sunset Boulevard (Sunset & Crescent Heights) Los Angeles, California 90046 (323) 848-3500 We were delighted to start our theatrical release at Laemmle's Sunset 5 Theater in Los Angeles! We had a wonderful premiere with many of our celebrities in attendance walking the red carpet such as: Nichelle Nichols, Noel Neill, Marv Wolfman, Trev Broudy and Bobby Trendy! (See pictures down the right column on the Home Page.)
February 19, 2006, Sunday Surge of Power promotion at Avalon Nightclub hosted by John Brady Presents A special "Thank You" to John Brady, a prominent promoter in the LA nightlife scene, for a great promotion at Avalon in Hollywood on President's Day Weekend. Two world-class DJs playing awesome music, a dazzling light show, and the hottest, friendliest crowd made for a wonderful experience. We gave away movie posters and DVDs of the new theatrical movie trailer (that can only be seen in theaters). All of us at Surge of Power Enterprises really appreciated John Brady welcoming us to be a part of this amazing event. For more information on upcoming events, and to stay connected with what's happening in the LA scene, check out www.johnbradypresents.com
October 22, 2005, Saturday at 1:30PM,Surge of Power played at: Michigan Reel Pride Film Festival Royal Oak Main Art Theater 118 N. Main Street Royal Oak, MI 48067 https://www.reelpridemichigan.com
October 22, 2005, Saturday at 4:15PM, Surge of Power played at: NeonFest Crown Theater Neonopolis 450 Fremont Street Las Vegas, NV 89101-5623 https://www.neonfest.com
October 9, 2005, Sunday at 5:00PM, Surge of Power played at: Tampa International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Tampa Theatre 711 Franklin Street Tampa, FL 33602-4435 https://pridefilmfest.com
August 24, 2005, Surge of Power Enterprises, LLC signs with Ariztical Entertainment Group for distribution of the Surge of Power movie in the United States and Canada!
July 30, 2005, Saturday at 5:00PM, Surge of Power played at: DemiCon 16 Science Fiction Convention Hotel Fort Des Moines 1000 Walnut Street Des Moines, IA 50309 www.demicon.org
July 15, 2005, Friday at 7:45PM, Surge of Power played at: Comic-Con International Film Festival Comic-Con International San Diego Convention Center, ROOM 26AB 111 West Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101 www.comic-con.org
Surge of Power cast, crew and the superhero, Surge, himself, appeared July 14-17, 2005 at Comic-Con at its Exhibitor Table at the end of Aisle 1000 in front of Concession Stand "B".
Executive Producer, Writer, Star and Costume Designer, Vincent J. Roth spoke on the panel at the "GAYS IN COMICS: INFINITE PRIDE" seminar at Comic-Con on Saturday, July 16, 2005, from 5:30-7:00pm in Room 6A.
July 3, 2005, Sunday at 8:00PM - a standing-room only crowd at: Gaylaxicon 2005 Science-Fiction Convention Hyatt Regency Cambridge 575 Memorial Drive Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 www.gaylaxians.org/gaylaxicon2005
Surge of Power was an Official Selection of the Frameline Film Festival in San Francisco and played twice: June 20, 2005, Monday at 9:15PM Parkway Theater 1834 Park Boulevard Oakland, CA 94606 June 23, 2005, Thursday at 10:30PM Victoria Theater 2961 16th Street San Francisco, CA 94110 www.frameline.org
May 28, 2005, Saturday - 11:00AM,Surge of Power played at: EnigmaCon Science-Fiction Convention and Tsunami Relief Benefit UCLA Campus 5200 Math Science Building near Boelter Hall and Portola Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90077 www.enigmacon.org
April 26, 2005, Tuesday - 8:00PM, Surge of Power played as the Closing Festival Program for: Pridefest 2005 Film Festival Utah State University Taggart Student Center 0-100 Old Main Road Logan, Utah 84321 tickets are $5 at the door www.usu.edu/pride/pridefest6/
April 17, 2005, Sunday at 7:30PM -- Surge of Power played as the Highest film attended! Closing Festival Program for: Reel Pride Film Festival Cinemas Palme d'Or Westfield Shoppingtown Palm Desert 72840 Highway 111 at Monterey Avenue Palm Desert, CA 92260-3324 https://www.ThePalme.com
April 13, 2005, Wednesday at 6:00AM - NBC-KMIR6 television station, live interview aired on the morning News with Vincent J. Roth talking about the Surge of Power film with clips from the film and brief live appearance of the superhero, Surge!
April 5 & 8, 2005, Tuesday and Friday at 10:00PM - NBC-Channel 4 aired Yellow Brick Road television program with host Dana Adkins interviewing both Vincent J. Roth and the superhero, Surge, about the Surge of Power film with clips from the film and photos of some of the celebrities in the movie.
April 4, 2005, Monday at 7:00PM - Channel 95 aired the Gay and Lesbian Newsmagazine live with host Denise Penn interviewing Vincent J. Roth about the Surge of Power film. Full trailer and many clips from the film shown.
March 18, 2005, Friday at 7:00 PM and again at 9:00 PM, Surge of Power played at: One in Ten Presents Reel Affirmations Xtra DC Jewish Community Center 1529 16th Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20009 https://www.oneinten.org Tickets: 800-494-8497 Info: 202-986-1119
February 19, 2005, Saturday at 4:00PM, Surge of Power played to a standing-room only crowd at: Gallifrey One (science-fiction and Dr. Who convention) Airtel Plaza Hotel 7277 Valjean Avenue Van Nuys, CA 91406-3425 (corner of Sherman Way and Valjean at Van Nuys Airport, in Van Nuys) https://www.gallifreyone.com/gallifrey.php
February 7, 2005, Monday at 8:33AM - Energy 92.7/101.1 radio station, DJ Pistol Pete interviewed Vincent J. Roth live, talking about the Surge of Power film.
February 5, 2005, Saturday at 6:50 PM, Surge of Power played at: OutFar Film Festival Harkins Fashion Square 7 Theatre 7014 E. Camelback Road (Inside Scottsdale Fashion Square) Scottsdale, AZ 85251-1227 https://www.outfar.org
November 27, 2004, Saturday at 2:30PM, Surge of Power played at: LOSCON science-fiction convention Los Angeles Airport Marriott 5855 West Century Boulevard Los Angeles, California 90045 USA Phone: 1-310-641-5700 www.loscon.org
November 17 through December 12, 2004, Surge of Power played in Germany at Verzaubert Film Festival in 4 cities: Munich, Frankfurt, Cologne and Berlin. www.verzaubertfilmfest.com Munich, November 19, 2004 at 3:15PM Cologne, November 25, 2004 at 10:45PM Frankfurt, November 28, 2004 at 5:15PM Berlin, December 9, 2004 at 11:45PM
November 14, 2004, 2:00PM Sunday, Surge of Power played at: Long Island Gay and Lesbian Film Festival Cinema Arts Centre 423 Park Avenue Huntington, New York 11743 www.cinemaartscentre.org www.LIGLFF.org
October 18, 2004 Movie Trailer aired on Channel 20, Rainbow Connections cable TV program in Long Island, New York (with repeat broadcasts)
September 18, 2004 Wrap Party
September 12, 2004 Cast & Crew screening
September 5, 2004, 4:00PM, Sunday. World Con Science-Fiction Convention Sheraton Boston Hotel. Surge of Power in Sheraton Grand Ballroom, 39 Dalton Street, Boston, MA 02199. www.noreascon4.org
August 29, 2004 Surge of Power covered by FOX News, Channel 7, in Austin Texas at 5:00PM and 9:00PM.
August 27, 2004, 7:30PM Friday and August 30, 2004, 7:30PM Monday WORLD PREMIERE of Surge of Power at Austin Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival. Arbor Theater, 9829 Great Hills Trail, Austin, TX 78723. www.agliff.org
August 27, 2004 6:00PM Lonny Stern interviews Vincent J. Roth about Surge of Power on Outspoken radio talk show, 91.7 FM KOOP. Clips of trailer and Surge theme aired.
August 27, 2004 Surge of Power covered on front page of MOVIES section of the Austin American Statesmen. Article by Chris Garcia.
August 26, 2004 Final Print of 35MM film finished.
August 14, 2004 11:15PM Saturday, SNEAK PREVIEW of Surge of Power at North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, Fletcher Hall Auditorium, The Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701. https://www.carolinatheatre.org/ncglff/index.html
August 13, 2004 First print of 35MM film finished.
August 9, 2004 Sound mixing finished.
August 4, 2004 Visual effects finished.
July 22-25, 2004 Surge of Power promoted at Comic-Con International in San Diego. Actors and crew members present, movie clips shown and "Battle Suit" entered in Masquerade.
June 7, 2004 Editing complete. Picture locked. Sound mixing begins.
May 27, 2004 Second test audience screening.
May 12, 2004 First test audience screening.
April 10-11, 2004 Surge of Power promoted at Gaylaxicon, science fiction convention in San Diego. Actors and crew members present, movie clips shown and "Battle Suit" displayed at Masquerade.
April 3,2004 C-Roll Filming for Pick Ups and Inserts - Filming is wrapped!
February 27-29, 2004 B-Roll Filming for Pick Ups and Inserts
December 15, 2003 Post Production begins
December 11-14, 2003 Principal Filming, Second Unit
October 17-27, 2003 Principal Filming, Primary Unit
September 28, 2003 Rehearsals begin
September 21, 2003 Stage Reading of Final Script with all actors and production staff.
August 17, 2003 Script Read-Through with all actors
July 19, 2003 Filming of scenes at Comic-Con International in San Diego
May 25, 2003 Surge of Power project begins!