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The AckerMonster Chronicles! (2012)

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**2014 RONDO HATTON AWARD WINNER: BEST DOCUMENTARY** +++++ Nudism. Esperanto. KING KONG. Sci-Fi. What do all of these things have in common? Simple: Forrest J Ackerman! Who's that? Glad you ... See full synopsis »

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Jason Brock

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Jason Brock
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Forrest J. Ackerman ... Self
Greg Bear Greg Bear ... Self
Ray Bradbury ... Self
Joe Dante ... Self
Ray Harryhausen ... Self
George Clayton Johnson ... Self
S.T. Joshi S.T. Joshi ... Self
John Landis ... Self
Richard Matheson ... Self
William F. Nolan William F. Nolan ... Self
Dan O'Bannon ... Self
Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire Wilum Hopfrog Pugmire ... Self
David J. Skal ... Self
John Tomerlin John Tomerlin ... Self
Marc Scott Zicree ... Self
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**2014 RONDO HATTON AWARD WINNER: BEST DOCUMENTARY**

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Nudism. Esperanto. KING KONG. Sci-Fi. What do all of these things have in common?

Simple: Forrest J Ackerman!

Who's that? Glad you asked... Forrest J Ackerman was an agent, a notorious serial bit player, and an honorary lesbian. Known the world over as "Uncle Forry," "EEEE," "4SJ," "Dr. Acula," and numerous other pseudonyms (a few none too kind), Mr. Ackerman was perhaps best known as the original editor of FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND magazine, the creator of VAMPIRELLA, and all-around mega-fan.

So what? So what! Well you should know that the things you love and people you admire most thought of Forry as a treasure trove of knowledge and enthusiasm: Whether horror, science fiction, fantasy, or just generally being naked, he was there, did it, saw it done, or turned away from it...

As an agent, his clients were a who's who of genre delights: Charles Beaumont, A. E. Van Vogt, William F. Nolan, Curt Siodmak, L. Ron Hubbard. His friends...

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Honorary lesbian... Questionable thespian... He invented fandom!

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31 October 2012 (USA) See more »

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$30,000 (estimated)
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16:9 HD
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