TROMA’S Lloyd Kaufman Releases Novel PESTS

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New York, N.Y., February 24, 2015 – Greetings from Tromaville! Lloyd Kaufman–President of Troma Entertainment, creator of the Toxic Avenger, and author of the bestselling “Make Your Own Damn Movie” book series–has just released the first six installments of his brand new novel, “Pests.” Co-written with Jordan Young and Regina Katz, “Pests” marks Kaufman’s first written work of fiction since “Toxic Avenger: The Novel” (Thunder’s Mouth Press/Avalon). Kaufman’s novel is being hosted through the online … Continue reading

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Film Review: Bacon Head (2001)

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SYNOPSIS: In Bacon Head, director Ray Mahoney pulls no punches in a series of sketches mocking everything from kitchen utensils to the Shroud of Turin. REVIEW: In the interest of full disclosure, I should tell you that I have worked for Troma in the past. I freely admit to a great love for Lloyd Kaufman (whom I affectionally call Uncle Lloydie) and all the great stuff Troma has brought us over the years. Once upon … Continue reading

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Troma Bluray Updates

Troma Entertainment is pleased to announce its March 2015 releases are now available for pre-order on Amazon. Kicking off the year is the definitive and fully restored Rabid Grannies Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack. This release includes the never-before-seen Producer’s Cut of the film, as well as deleted scenes and other unique and Tromatic special features. This will mark the first time in its history that Rabid Grannies will be available in high-definition!

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Troma Classic Rabid Grannies First Time Bluray!

Rabid Grannies Blu-ray + DVD Combo (2 discs) Label: Troma Director: Emmanuel Kervyn Cast: Danielle Daven, Anne Marie Fox, Jack Mayar, Elliot Lison, Francoise Moens Grannies are the greatest. They bake pies, tell stories and take you to the zoo. They don’t ask for an arm and a leg in return. THEY WANT YOUR WHOLE BODY! It’s off to grandmother’s house we go for Rabid Grannies, the blood-splattered tale of two little old ladies who … Continue reading

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All the TROMA You Can’t Handle – 40 Years of Chaos

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More Than THIRTY Troma Classics are Streaming on Vimeo! Rent or Purchase Your Favorites Today! New York, NY., November 7, 2014 – Greetings from Tromaville! Troma Entertainment is premiering its brand new Vimeo On Demand, featuring over 30 full length movies to rent or buy, including the Lloyd Kaufman/James Gunn classic Tromeo & Juliet and the 2011 neo-grindhouse film, Father’s Day. This year marks Troma’s 40th anniversary in the independent film business, and their digital … Continue reading

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Film Review: Surf Nazis Must Die (1987)

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SYNOPSIS: In an apocalyptic world, a group of surf punks terrorize the beaches and kill anyone who crosses them, until they kill the grandson of a gun wielding woman. REVIEW: Directed by Peter George and starring Gail Neely, Barry Brenner, Dawn Wildsmith, and Michael Sonye, Surf Nazis Must Die tells the story of a gang of surf punks that rule the beaches with an iron fist. Only certain people are allowed to be on the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Return to Nuke ‘Em High Volume 1 (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Return to the Class of Nuke ‘Em High follows a young couple that are up against the school glee club. Unfortunately, the glee club has mutated into a gang called The Cretins. When the other students begin to undergo mutations, our couple must solve the mystery and save Tromaville High School. REVIEW: By the time the 1980s were reaching the back nine, the shine was starting to wear off the slasher template for us Getz … Continue reading

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Troma’s RETURN TO NUKE ‘EM HIGH, VOL. 1 Finally to Blu-ray March 18th!

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His name is legendary. He’s created some of the most iconic films and characters in all cinema, including the Toxic Avenger and Sgt. Kabukiman NYPD. His name is Lloyd Kaufman and Anchor Bay’s got him! Anchor Bay Films proudly announces the return of Lloyd Kaufman to the theatrical feature director’s chair with the March 18th Blu-ray™ and DVD release of Return To Nuke ‘Em High, Vol. 1. The cast includes Catherine Corcoran (The Lovely Bones), … Continue reading

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Interview: Lloyd Kaufman (TROMA)

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Todd Martin’s Interview with Lloyd Kaufman I’ve been a fan of Troma ever since I saw The Toxic Avenger for the first time when I was just a teenager. I was hooked instantly and soon I was at the local video store in town every weekend renting Troma classics such as Surf Nazis Must Die, Class of Nuke ‘Em High, and Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. Troma is without a doubt one of the most successful independent … Continue reading

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Film Review: Redneck Zombies (1989)

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SYNOPSIS: A barrel of radioactive waste is lost out in the woods. Some demented rednecks find it and use it as part of their still. Everybody who drinks from the liquor they produced turns into a zombie. REVIEW: When one sees the title of Redneck Zombies, along with the producing company Full Moon Entertainment with distribution by Troma, a red flag should go up: what I’m about to watch is either going to be so … Continue reading

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Hemo (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: Felicia (Pamela Price, How I Got Lost and Calvin (newcomer Kevin Petroff) are vampires living in post-Gatsby Long Island. Their method of obtaining their drug of choice is compromised when the local blood bank beefs up security, and they must resort to murder to get their fix. The advice of a friendly neighbor (Steve Dash, Friday the 13th Part 2) reinforces their desperate choice, but it’s only a matter of time before their lifestyle … Continue reading

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Troma Keeps it FREE!

“Rather than sue our fans the way certain media conglomerates and music companies are doing, Troma has always believed that the artist and the fan should be partners.” – Lloyd Kaufman (President of Troma Entertainment & creator of the Toxic Avenger) October 11, 2012, New York, NY – Greetings from Tromaville! Troma Entertainment is pleased to announce that nearly 250 films from the Troma catalog are now available to view for free at www.youtube.com/tromamovies. The … Continue reading

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Film Review: Meat Weed Madness (2006)

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SYNOPSIS: There is a magical plantation that lies in the not so Deep South called Meatweed Manor, where the farmers cultivate the most powerful ganja on the planet from human flesh. When smoked, this wacko tobacco drives men mad and women mad with lust. On one fateful day, four lovely Southern belles find themselves drawn to Meatweed Manor, where they must confront the evil minotaur Bullpucky, who is determined to smoke them one by one! … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mad Dog Morgan (1976)

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SYNOPSIS: The true story of Irish outlaw Daniel Morgan, who is wanted, dead or alive, in Australia during the 1850s. REVIEW: Director – Philippe Mora Starring – Dennis Hopper, Jack Thompson, David Gulpilil When I first saw that I had a western film to review I thought there might be some kind of mix-up. Then I saw that it was being re-released by Troma Films. Yep, Mr. Lloyd Kaufman is responsible. Okay, that’s cool but … Continue reading

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Free Horror Movies! TROMA collective

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In latest news, fans can now have free access to a whole collective of TROMA madness (complete films!) , details just sent over: TROMA SHARES 96 FULL MOVIES WITH FANS ON YOUTUBE FOR FREE Greetings from Tromaville! Another group of full movies has been added to Troma’s YouTube channel. Troma is now sharing almost 100 highly rated and critically acclaimed movies with our loyal fans for free, to show gratitude for their 40 years of support.

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Where Evil Lives – 80’s Films Find new Life with Troma and CAV

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Are you catching wave of these old 80s films making their way? A crazed man with a gun stalks through an old fraternity house killing the co-eds one by one. 30 years later the house is sold to a nice young family hoping to start a new life. But the ghosts of the past will not suffer these intruders lightly. As the family soon realizes the horros that happened in this old house will unfold … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Toxic Avenger (1984)

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SYNOPSIS: Tromaville has a monstrous new hero. The Toxic Avenger is born when mop boy Melvin Junko falls into a vat of toxic waste. Now evildoers will have a lot to lose. REVIEW: “He’ll go from cleaning nerd to cleaning crime-fighter” “Criminals, beware of the Toxic Avenger. He will kick your butt HARD!!” “The Toxic Avenger” is an underdog cult classic for alot of reasons. The era of the 80’s was taking hold and out … Continue reading

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Film Review: Tromatized: Meet Lloyd Kaufman (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: Tromatized is a portrait of legendary and eccentric director/writer/producer Lloyd Kaufman and his film company Troma, Inc., an independent New York-based production house that has specialized in Z-films for over 35 years. It presents the creation of the Toxic Avenger, Kaufman’s unique cinematic vision and his approach at the film world. REVIEW: If you’re reading this website, you’re probably familiar with the name Lloyd Kaufman. As his common screen credit attributes, he is the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Father’s Day (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: Ahab, a man obsessed with exacting a brutal, violent revenge on the man who murdered his dad, joins John, an eager priest, and Twink, a hot-headed street hustler, on an epic quest to find and defeat this mythical monster known as Chris Fuchman AKA The Father’s Day Killer. REVIEW: It’s almost impossible to classify “Father’s Day” (and I’m not talking about that ridiculous film from 1997). This film is the brainchild of Astron-6, who … Continue reading

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Reason’s “The Toxic Avenger” Music Video Released

Reason’s “The Toxic Avenger” Music Video Released

In 2009, the progressive metal band Reason (then known as Obsequy) recruited Cage singer Sean Peck to do lead vocals on their song “The Toxic Avenger” during the recording sessions of their debut Thoughtcrime EP. The song was written after Reason guitarist/vocalist Alex Fidel read a book by Toxic Avenger creator and Troma president Lloyd Kaufman, describing a story of bands giving their music to Troma for free for the love of the movies. A … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Taint (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: The water is tainted. The Taint poisons the minds of men. It turns them into raging misogynists: monsters who want nothing more than to crush women’s heads with rocks (or other objects). When society is transformed into a land of sadistic violence and horrible brutality, it is up to Phil O’Ginny and his hot friend, Misandra, to combat the horrible evil that is The Taint. Can they survive a world brimming with castration and … Continue reading

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