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Film Review: The Thingy: Confessions of a Teenage Placenta (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: It’s the placenta coming of age story the world’s been waiting for. As Luke the Placenta enters his teenage years, he tries desperately to connect with those around him, only to be met with indifference, confusion, and cruelty. And the sweet taste of oral fixation. REVIEW: Love, like all intangibles, is an enigma. The only way it can be …

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Film Review: Sick Sock Monsters From Outer Space (2015)

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SYNOPSIS: Genovese’s movie takes place in an unspecified year from the future. Captain Pixws and his crew of space pirate sock puppets are forced to delivery tanning beds to every corner of the universe as their star-ship travels through intergalactic space. REVIEW: Sometimes I get to watch movies that I can’t fully wrap my head around. They are so mind-bogglingly …

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Film Review: Hectic Knife (2016)

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SYNOPSIS: A put upon, knife wielding vigilante, Hectic Knife protects the city from scum, baddies and a new super villain bent on world domination, Piggly Doctor. REVIEW: Troma is a studio that finds unique and low budget movies, and brings them to the eyes of people who wouldn’t find them any other way. They release movies that play to the …

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Film Review: Chubbies (2014)

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SYNOPSIS: It’s Halloween night at the Bowl-o-Rama where Samantha and her friends are having a party. Everyone’s having a great time… until the Chubbies arrive. From the distant planet of Snerd, where sex is outlawed, come the chubbies. A race of grotesque, and horny little creatures, hell bent on global domination by invading your body through any orifice they can …

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Film Review: VHS Massacre Cult Films and the Decline of Physical Media (2015)

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SYNOPSIS: This lively documentary explores the rise and fall of physical media and its effect on Independent and cult films. Ranging from the origin of home movies through the video store era, it’s sure to entertain. With icons like Joe Bob Briggs (MonsterVision), Lloyd Kaufman (Toxic Avenger), Greg Sestero (The Room), Debbie Rochon (Return to Nuke ‘Em High), Deborah Reed …

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CHUBBIES World Premier This May on Troma

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“MONSTER MAY-HEM” is the theme of the month for May on Troma Now, Troma Entertainment’s subscription video-on-demand service that highlights exclusive content, World-Premieres and commercial-free movie and episode streaming for subscribers! May’s World-Premiere featured on Troma Now is Mike Hartman’s terrifying Chubbies, it was announced today by Lloyd Kaufman, prexy of Troma Entertainment and creator of, The Toxic Avenger. Chubbies …

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Film Review: Honky Holocaust (2014)

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SYNOPSIS: A few times each century, humanity dodges an apocalyptic bullet and in 1969 that bullet was Charles Manson. But in Honky Holocaust’s alternate universe, the Manson Family succeeds in igniting the apocalyptic race war and attempt to claim their ‘rightful’ place as the rulers of the world. The infamous cult instead finds that the outcome of Helter Skelter is …

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TROMA ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRATES Black History Month with World Premiere of HONKY HOLOCAUST

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Directed by Paul M. McAlarney, Available Exclusively at Troma Now on VHX! New York, N.Y., February 5, 2016- Greetings from Tromaville! This February, Troma Entertainment is celebrating Black History Month on their subscription video-on-demand service, Troma Now. The selection of films from the Tromarchives celebrate and feature African-American filmmakers, actors and soundtracks. Honky Holocaust, Troma’s newest racially charged grindspoitation action-horror …

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Return to Return to Nuke ‘Em High aka Volume 2″ Focus Group Screening

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On Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 6 pm, The Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY will be hosting a focus-group screening of Troma Entertainment’s most recent work-in-progress movie, Return to Return to Nuke ‘Em High AKA Volume 2″, it was announced today by the Film and Video Department of The Pratt Institute. The screening will be open to the public and …

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Film Review: Class of Nuke ‘Em High Part 3: The Good, the Bad and the Subhumanoid (1994)

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SYNOPSIS: The fully grown and muscular, yet only two- year-old offspring of a human father and subhumanoid mother, Adlai Smith must protect his beloved Tromaville from an evil corporation and his evil twin brother hell-bent on turning the town into a toxic wasteland. REVIEW: When you watch a Troma movie you are not going into it expecting strong character development, …

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The First Prehistoric Slasher Film, “B.C. Butcher” Directed by 17 Year-Old Kansas Bowling

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The first inductee into, “The Troma Institute for Gifted Youth”, a prestigious new program created to honor prodigious filmmakers internationally, is Lloyd Kaufman’s best protege, the now 19 year-old Kansas Bowling. Bowling is set to release her first feature length film, “B.C. Butcher” which was written and directed when she was only 17 years old, this week on TromaNow, Troma …

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Film Review: The Last Horror Film (aka Fanatic) (1982)

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SYNOPSIS: Vinny Durand (Spinell), a lonesome New York cab driver who lives at home with this mother, has dreams of becoming a famous film director. Comsumed by his depraved obsession with beautiful horror actress Jenna Bates (Bond girl Caroline Munro) and determined to have her star in his first film, Vinny trails her to the Cannes Film Festival. While Vinny’s …

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The Toxic Avenger Collection Blu-Ray Release

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Troma Entertainment Releases, For the First Time Ever in Cinema History, “The Toxic Avenger Collection“ Lloyd Kaufman’s Magnum Opus Follows the recent “Rocky Collection” Featuring Lloyd Kaufman!!! First there was the 2015 “Rocky” Blu-Ray collection featuring Lloyd Kaufman’s home movies and acting! Now comes the 2015 “The Toxic Avenger” Blu-Ray Collection featuring Lloyd Kaufman’s direction/erection!! “The Toxic Avenger Collection”, the …

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Announcing the TROMA INSTITUTE FOR GIFTED YOUTH

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Greetings from Tromaville! In the course of Troma’s 40 year history of disrupting media, the production company has worked hard to foster young talent in independent film, worshiping at the shrine of the underdog. Starting in 2016, Troma will be supporting new, even younger talent, promoting high school-aged filmmakers through its upcoming TROMA INSTITUTE FOR GIFTED YOUTH.  Though the program is still …

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Troma Acquires Paul M McAlarney’s Honky Holocaust: An Exploitation Flick with a Message

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Greetings from Tromaville! Finally, Caucasians get a taste of their own segregation. Troma Entertainment has acquired HONKY HOLOCAUST, a film by Paul M McAlarney. It was announced today by Lloyd Kaufman, President of Troma and Creator of the Toxic Avenger. HONKY HOLOCAUST tackles today’s social and racial issues from a totally new perspective. Imagining a world where Charles Manson’s attempts at inciting …

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Film Review: The Seduction of Dr. Fugazzi (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Dr. Anna Fugazzi has it all, she’s young, beautiful and a practicing abnormal psychologist. Something is wrong with Anna though, with the repeated headaches and strange dreams, it isn’t any wonder she’s falling apart. REVIEW: Directed by: October Kingsley Starring: October Kingsley, Faye Dunaway, Jeff Van Atta, Steve Larkin, Craig Banks. “Is there truly peace and order behind that …

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Film Review: Extreme Jukebox (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Welcome to Nova Springs, a rock and roll metropolis chock-full of rising stars. Here you’ll meet Jessie Cake, a charismatic glam metal frontman and his groupie girlfriend, Chloe. After unearthing a mysterious LP in the abandoned estate of legendary 80s superstar David Crystal, these young lovers unleash a bloodthirsty spirit…the infamous “Killer of the Woods.” Even worse is the …

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Film Review: Troma’s War (1988)

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SYNOPSIS: A small group of typical Tromaville citizens find themselves in the path of a terrorist army controlled by the power elite. The freedom of Tromaville and the world is at stake! Troma’s War creates new kinds of heroes. A used car salesman, a handsome environmentalist, an obese junk-food gourmand, a seventy-year-old housewife, some sensational young women, a year old …

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Film Review: Direct your own Damn Movie (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Studio? You don’t need no stinkin’ studio! Or at least that’s the gist of Troma Entertainment president Lloyd Kaufman’s message in this how-to series that includes interviews with directors such as Dario Argento, Stan Lee, Trey Parker and Matt Stone. Over the course of the program, you’ll learn the ins and outs of writing a script, mastering the preproduction …

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