THE BOOTLEG FILES: DESYAT NEGRITYAT

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil digs up a Russian spin on Agatha Christie…



Posted on February 27, 2015 by

THE MYSTERY OF BELA LUGOSI’S LOST FINAL FILM

The obscurity of “Lock Up Your Daughters” – there is no evidence it ever played outside of the U.K. – has led to conspiracy theories regarding whether the film ever existed…



Posted on February 26, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: THE SEARCH FOR THE NILE

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil shleps through the middle of Africa…



Posted on February 20, 2015 by

IN SEARCH OF THE LOST GAY JESUS FILM

Did a 1974 gay porn film about Jesus really exist? And, if so, whatever happened to it?



Posted on February 16, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: MY BEST FRIEND’S BIRTHDAY

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil gives you the DL on young QT…



Posted on February 13, 2015 by

THE STORY OF WOMEN AND ART (DVD)

0.5 Stars
Year Released: 2015
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 186 minutes

Vickery displays some of the works on her iPad and rarely allows the camera to capture a contemplative gaze at the great paintings she discusses…


Posted on February 11, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: BEHIND PRISON GATES

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil leases a cell in the big house…



Posted on February 6, 2015 by

THE MARCEL PEREZ COLLECTION (DVD)

3.5 Stars
Year Released: 2015
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 120 minutes

This new DVD collection offers a rare sampling of Perez’s surviving work, with five comedies made in Italy between 1911 and 1914 and five comedies made in the U.S. between 1916 and 1921.


Posted on February 1, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: THE BEST LITTLE SPECIAL IN TEXAS

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil goes deep in the heart of Texas…



Posted on January 30, 2015 by

WRESTLING WITH SATAN (DVD)

4 Stars
Year Released: 2015
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 76 minutes

Can a Christian find salvation with the help of XL-sized men in tights that pummel each other with folding chairs?


Posted on January 27, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: POOR DEVIL

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil uncovers the dark side of the Candy Man…



Posted on January 23, 2015 by

BIPOLARIZED: RETHINKING MENTAL ILLNESS

2.5 Stars
Year Released: 2015
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 76 minutes

The film is so heavily burdened with hammy close-ups that it often feels like a feature-length selfie…


Posted on January 21, 2015 by

BECOMING MADE

4 Stars
Year Released: 2015
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Running Time: 35 minutes

This marvelous documentary short is truly fascinating and invigorating, and the gallery of woodblock prints presented at the film’s closing is a joy to behold…


Posted on January 19, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: DRESSED TO KILL

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil visits 221B Baker Street…



Posted on January 16, 2015 by

THE BOOTLEG FILES: CAPED CRUSADER: THE DARK HOURS

Phil Hall’s The Bootleg Files explores the wild world of memorable films and TV productions that can be found in unauthorized presentations. This week, Phil goes batty for a new fan film…



Posted on January 9, 2015 by

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