New superhero satire, American Rescue Squad (aka ARS) will play at the Northern Virginia International Film Festival next week. Elliot Diviney's fun-looking comic book movie spoof will have it's world premiere Wednesday, April 15 at 2:00pm. See http://www.novafilmfest.com/ for tickets!
A group of mysterious villains known as "The Alliance" sets a trap for the Taxpayer. They imprison him, torture him, and make plans to publicly crucify him. Local janitor Richard Randolph rounds up retired Superheroes, and hatches a plan to rescue the Taxpayer. The villains stage a public rally, where many citizens come to watch the Taxpayer's crucifixion. The heroes invade the bad guy lair, and a large battle ensues. Various comedic and action-packed musical numbers are intertwined throughout the madness. In the midst of the big political debate and battle for mankind will the heroes save the day?