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Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel


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Release Date: December 16, 2011Running Time: 90 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $7,000.00
Genre: Biopic, Documentary

Cast:

Roger Corman

Paul W.S. Anderson

Allan Arkush

Eric Balfour

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Summary:
Blue jeans, sock-hops and drive-in movies: the Fifties were America's age of innocence. But stalking the depths of its post-nuclear bliss, mass paranoia became fuel for Joseph McCarthy's brand of Red Scare terror propaganda. Bomb shelters were a deluxe feature in every American home, government-sponsored educational reels promised an imminent nuclear threat from across the Atlantic, and Hollywood, Babylon of the western world, hung on the brink of collapse. It was here, in the last-ditch machinations of a dying juggernaut, that a mild-mannered, civil engineer's son would become the most influential force in modern movie making. Corman's World tracks the rise of a prolific writer-director-pro... Full Summary >>