Fanex Files: Samuel Z Arkoff DVD
Fanex Files: Samuel Z ArkoffDVD
Hollywood history comes alive in this fascinating documentary, a must-see for fans of drive-in and exploitation movies of the 1950s and '60s. Producer Samuel Z. Arkoff co-founded American International Pictures, the low-budget studio that launched the likes of Jack Nicholson, Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese, and many others. In a 2000 interview at the Arlington, Virginia Fanex Film Convention, Arkoff recalls his storied career. The doc also includes clips from many AIP classics, such as "I Was a Teenage Werewolf"(1957) and "The House of Usher" (1960).