February 28, 2022
Sparke Films and Saban on Feb. 28 announced the TVOD and streaming release of the Australian space invasion sequel Occupation: Rainfall.
The follow-up to 2018’s Occupation, Rainfall is now available on a number of digital and cable platforms, including Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Vudu and cablers Comcast, Spectrum and Cox.
Written and directed by Luke Sparke, the film is set two years after the initial alien invasion. The human resistance in Sydney learns about an alien operation called “Rainfall,” an artificial asteroid hidden below a base and created by the aliens, with potential high-tech capabilities. A hasty plan to destroy the asteroid is made but to no avail, as the asteroid falls in the hands of the attacking aliens.
The cast includes such high-profile stars as Ken Jeong, Temuera Morrison , Daniel Gillies and Dan Ewing.
A production of Sparke Films, Occupation: Rainfall was produced by Carly Imrie and Carmel Imrie.
Lionsgate released the film on Blu-ray Disc and DVD last August.