Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel

Director Alex Stapleton
Genre Documentary
Runtime 95 minutes
Supplier Anchor Bay Entertainment
Festivals/Awards Sundance Film Festival - Official Selection 2011
Release Date In theatres on February 24, 2012
DVD/Blu-ray available on March 27, 2012


A tantalizing and star-studded tribute to Roger Corman, Hollywood's most prolific writer-director-producer, and seminal influencing force in modern moviemaking over the past 60 years. Featuring interviews with Hollywood icons and cinematic luminaries, some of whom launched their careers within Corman's unforgettable world of filmmaking, including Paul W.S. Anderson, Peter Bogdanovich, Robert De Niro, Peter Fonda, Pam Grier, Ron Howard, Eli Roth, Martin Scorsese, William Shatner and Jack Nicholson, along with many others. This documentary chronicles how Corman created his cult film empire, one low-budget success at a time, capitalizing on undiscovered talent, and pushing the boundaries of independent filmmaking.

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Cast & Credits

Roger Corman
Jack Nicholson
Martin Scorsese
Eli Roth
Ron Howard
Pam Grier
Peter Fonda
Robert De Niro
Peter Bogdanovich
William Shatner
Paul W. S. Anderson

Press & Articles

“'Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel' Review ” - The Washington Post

“An auteur of cheap scares, sci-fi and sex” - The Toronto Star

“'Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel' Review” - The Guardian

“Fond salute to a popcorn king” - Newark Star-Ledger

Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel

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