Closing Logo Group

Background: Cinetel Films was founded in 1985 by Paul Hertzberg and Lisa M. Hansen.

1st Logo (1985-2006) Nickname: Rainbow CineTel Films

Logo: On a black background, we see a white line wiping in the words "CineTelFilms". The words have a rainbow trailer flowing threw them.

FX/SFX: The wiping.

Music/Sounds: Usually silent, or on occasion, the films opening music playing over it. Availability: Found on films by the company, including 976-EVIL and its sequel, The Astral FactorClass of 1999 Part 2: The Substitute, Hit List, Armed Response, We're Talkin' Serious Money, Out of the Dark, Tripwire, Masters of Menace, Cyclone, Past Midnight, Say Yes, Fast Getaway and its sequel,Excessive Force 2: Force on ForceHardbodies 2 (excluding current TV/DVD prints which are plastered with the MGM logo), the Relentless series, Teresa's Tattoo, Too Much Sun, and Ghoulies IV, among others.

Scare Factor: Low to medium.

2nd Logo (2006- )   Logo: We see a crystal version of CineTel Films shining with rainbow colors and zooming to take its position. Then blue light passes over the text and the logo fades.

Variant: On a black background, we see a still 2-D white version of the logo, with a reflection of it seen below.

FX/SFX: The word scanning and zooming (a la the 1990 and 1998 King World logos).

Music/Sounds: The sound of whooshing.

Availability: Can be found on newer films from this company, such as Ogre or Storm Cell. Scare Factor: None.