New York Comic Con 2011: Roger Corman Appearing to Promote Corman's World
Honorary Academy Award recipient Roger Corman, who I believe has produced more movies than I've seen in my entire life, will make a rare personal appearance on Saturday, October 15th, at the Anchor Bay Entertainment Booth at the 2011 New York Comic Con in support of the new documentary Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel.
Honestly, we can't even begin to list the projects Corman has worked on or the careers he's launched. It's safe to say the man is as iconic as it comes in the world of filmmaking, especially the low-budget variety. And this is your chance to meet him face to face. Whether you're a fan of his early work, or Sharktopus is more your speed, don't miss this opportunity to meet a legend of our favorite genre. Read on for the details.
WHAT: Legendary producer Roger Corman and Corman’s World documentary preview highlight Anchor Bay Films Theatrical and Anchor Bay Entertainment DVD/Blu-ray Releases at the 2011 New York Comic Con show – the East Coast’s largest fan and genre gathering!
WHERE: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center – Booth #430, 655 W. 34th Street, New York, NY 10001
DETAILS: Oscar-winning producer Roger Corman will be making a rare appearance at the 2011 New York Comic Con on Saturday, October 15th, to sign posters from the upcoming ABF documentary Corman’s World. ABE will also showcase the latest previews and posters for their upcoming Blu-ray and DVD titles!
EVENTS: Saturday, October 15th, 5:30pm–6:30pm, Roger Corman poster signing at ABE Booth #430. Mr. Corman will sign exclusive Corman’s World theatrical posters specially printed for NYCC. PLEASE NOTE: Autographs are limited to the Corman’s World poster and ONE other Roger Corman related item only.
In addition, watch the latest previews from upcoming Anchor Bay Entertainment Blu-ray and DVD releases, spanning every major genre including:
Television: “Camelot: The Complete First Season,” “Spartacus: Gods of the Arena,” “Spartacus: Vengeance,” “The Walking Dead S1 Special Edition,” and “The Walking Dead Season 2”
Horror/Sci-Fi: Apollo 18, The Divide, The Howling Reborn, Ice Quake, Metal Shifters, Scream 4 and The Wicker Tree
Action/Thrillers: 13, 5 Days of War, Battle Royale and Carjacked
Manga: First Squad, Redline
In what’s become a NYCC tradition, there will be daily (sometimes hourly!) giveaways of exclusive ABE DVDs, Blu-rays, merchandise and premiums during all four days of the 2011 New York Comic-Con!
For more info on the NYCC (which runs October 13th-16th at the Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan), visit the official New York Comic Con website.
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