A Star-Studded Cast Continues the Fight for Humanity’s Survival
Ken Jeong, Temuera Morrison, Daniel Gillies & Dan Ewing Star
Available Now on Digital HD and Cable VOD
Streaming on Netflix in the United States
“made by Australia’s indie answer to Michael Bay”
— The Hollywood News
“Continues the story of alien conquerors invading heartland Australia with impressive craft and infectious energy” — Matt’s Movie Reviews
Los Angeles, CA – Sparke Films and Saban have announced the transaction and subscription based release of Luke Sparke’s space invasion action packed sequel Occupation: Rainfall. The follow up to Occupation, released in 2018, Rainfall is headlined by an incredible cast: Ken Jeong (Crazy Rich Asians, The Hangover trilogy), Temuera Morrison (“The Book of Boba Fett”, Aquaman), Daniel Gillies (“The Originals”, “Vampire Diaries”), Dan Ewing (Love and Monsters), Dena Kaplan (“Dance Academy”), Mark Coles Smith (Last Cab To Darwin), Jet Tranter (Thor: Ragnarök), Lawrence Makoare (The Lord Of The Rings franchise), David Roberts (The Matrix franchise), Vince Colosimo (Chopper), Zac Garred (“General Hospital”), Trystan Go (“The Family Law”), and Jason Isaacs (the Harry Potter series, Mass) as the voice of Steve the Alien.
Occupation: Rainfall is currently available on and a number of digital and cable platforms, including iTunes, Amazon Video, Netflix, Vudu, Comcast, Spectrum, and Cox.
Released in the United States by Saban Films, Occupation: Rainfall has consistently topped the charts on Netflix, iTunes and HBOMax. The New York Times recently heralded that “Sparke’s action flick includes references to Starship Troopers, Crimson Tide and Independence Day, and features large, epic set pieces. The opening battle, worth the watch in itself, is set in a fiery, ravaged Sydney, and sees aerial dog fights, chaotic gun battles and a killer comet”. Sequels are in active development.
A production of Sparke Films, Occupation: Rainfall is produced by Carly Imrie and Carmel Imrie (Occupation, Red Billabong), co-executive producer Todd Williams (The Nun, Alex and Me), co-producers Alex Becconsall, Toby Wolters, and associate producer Zachary Garred. Executive producers are Carly Imrie, Carmel Imrie, Geoff Imrie Luke Sparke, Clay Epstein, and Michael E Beer.
The highly anticipated follow-up to Occupation (2018) picks up two years into an intergalactic invasion of Earth where survivors in Sydney, Australia are fighting back in a desperate ground war. As casualties mount by the day, the resistance and their unexpected allies uncover a plot that could see the war come to a decisive end. With the alien invaders hell-bent on making Earth their new home, the race is on to save mankind.
Occupation: Rainfall: 128 minutes / Australia / English