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Documentary Film Explores the Creation of Online Film Journalism and the Revolution it Started.
    PORTLAND, OR, March 28, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- This was a movement bigger than any one site, more significant than a name. BEARD-Os AND BADASSES: The Punks Who Took Film News Underground is a new documentary film project that has exploded onto Kickstarter. In 1995 when Patrick Sauriol flipped the switch on his film news website Corona Coming Attractions, it changed everything. No longer was film reporting and criticism, in the exclusive hands of the few, privileged elite. For the first time, fans and enthusiasts threw their keyboards in the ring, and a revolution was launched.

BEARD-Os AND BADASSES, the feature length debut from Geoff Todd and H. Perry Horton, will be an in-depth look at The Punks who took control of an out of control and outdated mechanism. There were false starts, missteps, and plenty of controversy, but a revolution was launched that changed the entire landscape of American film journalism and criticism. It is the goal of this film to document each step, but we need your help.

Join the Revolution on Kickstarter, Already in Progress!

Go to: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1034909631/beard-os-and-badasses

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We can't make this movie without you and we are going to do everything we can to make sure the world knows you helped us out. Pre-production is done; the next step is up to you. It's like a choose your own adventure book, only you end up with a cool as hell film and some killer rewards instead of a cheesy ending you saw coming from a mile away.

This is BEARD-Os AND BADASSES: The Punks Who Took Film News Underground!

Both Geoff Todd and H. Perry Horton are available for interviews, please email info@fortydeucefilms.com or call 503-747-4600.

ABOUT 40DEUCE FILMS:
40Deuce Films was founded in 2013 by Geoff Todd and H. Perry Horton. Together, they set out to create a production company that celebrated the history of genre filmmaking and the community that keeps the heart of 42nd Street alive and well through documentary and narrative films. Geoff Todd's most recent projects include producing special features for the GREMLINS 30th Anniversary Blu-ray and working with Elijah Drenner on a segment for THAT GUY DICK MILLER which recently premiered at SXSW. H. Perry Horton's screenplays have starred Jeff Fahey, Yancy Butler, and Bill Oberst, Jr. and include 100 DEGREES BELOW ZERO, 40 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS, and TWO-HEADED SHARK ATTACK.


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40DeuceFilms

Portland, OR
United States
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