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I know I’m at Los Angeles’ American Film Market when, as soon as I get off the plane, I run into Lloyd Kaufman (in a men’s room, no less). The Troma chief serves as the Chairman of the Independent Film and Television Alliance, which runs the Afm. Who better to chair an organization and market dedicated to discovering and promoting movies created outside the studio system than Kaufman?
This November, the Afm unveils over 500 films in dozens of languages for prospective international buyers. They screen the majority of these new motion pictures at seven different screening venues in sunny Santa Monica. The Afm is the proud home for the smaller guys, foreign and art-house features and B- to Z-grade movies. Just about everything stars Michael Madsen, C. Thomas Howell and/or Billy Zane. Best of all, the number of genre films has increased substantially over the 11 years I’ve been coming here, »
Weinstein Company and Genius Products will release The Boston Strangler on DVD July 22. For years, the police thought they had captured and convicted the right man in the infamous Boston Strangler slayings. They were dead wrong. Now the chilling true story of one of the most terrifying serial sex murders in modern history comes to the screen with a gripping force that will leave you breathless. The film was directed by Michael Feifer (Ed Gein: The Butcher Of Plainfield). »
2 items from 2008
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