American Grindhouse (2011)

American Grindhouse
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 22mins.
Genres Documentary
Keywords filmmaking
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Elijah Drenner Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Dan Greene Producer n/a 3 3000002
Calum Waddell Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Dan Greene Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Andrew Goldenberg Editor n/a 172 7000001
Calum Waddell Producer n/a 3 3000001
Elijah Drenner Director n/a 2 2000001
John Landis Actor Himself 1 1000002
Joe Dante Actor Himself 1 1000003
Fred "The Hammer" Williamson Actor Himself 1 1000004
Herchell Gordon Lewis Actor Himself 1 1000005
Robert Forster Narrator n/a 120790 1000001
Synopsis
Explores the hidden history of the American exploitation film. Despite being an often overlooked genre, exploitation cinema has left an indelible mark on American culture. Here, the shameless and occassionally shocking origins of the genre are revealed as well as its principles and popularity that endure to this day.