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‘Lucky Bastard’ Review

Stars: Don McManus, Jay Paulson, Betsy Rue, Chris Wylde, Catherine Annette, Lee Kholafai, Lanny Joon, Clint Brink, Deborah Zoe | Written by Robert Nathan, Lukas Kendall | Directed by Robert Nathan

When I read the story line for Lucky Bastard I couldn’t help but remember the scene in Boogie Nights in the limo with Roller Girl (Heather Graham) being served up to a “fan”, that didn’t end well and neither does Lucky Bastard. Things never go well when reality is mixed with fantasy…

Lucky Bastard is a website run by Mike (Don McManus) which invites fans to have sex with porn stars. Dave (Jay Paulson) is the latest fan to be selected, and the porn star Ashley Saint (Betsy Rue) is less than happy about doing a scene with an amateur. As the shoot nears and things start getting tense, will Mike get the money shot he expects?

Whatever your
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Two Lucky Bastard Trailers

Two Lucky Bastard Trailers
"This will not end well." See what happens when the adult film industry and "found footage" mix in two trailers for Lucky Bastard, the upcoming Nc-17 horror-thriller from Cavu Pictures. When the adult website Lucky Bastard runs a contest giving the winner a night with a hot porn star, the outcome turns from fantasy to horror in a deadly nightmare no one could possibly have expected. The film will be released in limited theaters on February 14th in New York, March 7th in La, and will expand into additional cities throughout the spring. In addition, you can also take a look at the latest poster.

Lucky Bastard is the story of a shy young man who wins a contest to have sex with a famous porn star on an adult website. When the young man arrives at the porno house/set location, his every move is captured on the numerous
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Exclusive: Lukas Kendall Talks Lucky Bastard and the Nc-17 Rating

Exclusive: Lukas Kendall Talks Lucky Bastard and the Nc-17 Rating
Lukas Kendall Talks Lucky Bastard and the Nc-17, in select theaters starting this Friday

Lucky Bastard is a "found footage" thriller about a porn website that invites fans to have sex with porn stars. An eager young man named Dave (Jay Paulson) is given a chance to have sex with the fabulous Ashley Saint (Betsy Rue), but everyone gets more than they bargained for...To gruesome results.

Directed and co-written by Robert Nathan, the film is captured by the Lucky Bastard porn cameras for a fresh take on the "found footage" genre. We recently caught up with producer and Robert's writing partner Lukas Kendall to discuss the film, and the decision to go into theaters with an Nc-17 rating, which rarely happens nowadays.

Here is our conversation.

This is the first Nc-17 rated movie in I don't know how long. Most films re-cut instead of going forth with that dreaded rating.
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Louisville Stimulus Package

With the country still reeling from a sluggish economy, the Actors Theatre of Louisville offered a stimulus package of new plays. The theater's 34th annual Humana Festival of New American Plays, which concluded March 28, featured seven full-length works, plus four one-acts. During a special weekend for the press and theater professionals, the outlook for regional productions of new works appeared healthy.At a panel on the relationship between playwrights and regional theaters, Atl artistic director Marc Masterson pointed out that about 20 regional theaters now have new-play initiatives, compared with just a handful 10 years ago. Representatives from Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.'s Arena Stage, New York's Public Theater, the Denver Center Theatre, and Atl detailed their programs, which include script development workshops, readings, and full productions. In addition, at one of the many networking parties, Freddie Ashley—artistic director of Atlanta's Actor's Express, which focuses on new plays
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