Way back in 2011, the bizarre story broke that Quentin Tarantino had purchased video footage of a young girl overdosing on drugs. Word was that Tarantino was going to release all of the footage as a movie, which was to be titled Upper. Now you can see the movie for yourself, starting with the opening!
Way back in 2011, the bizarre story broke that Quentin Tarantino had purchased video footage of a young girl overdosing on drugs. Word was that Tarantino was going to release all of the footage as a movie, which was to be titled Upper.
We just got an e-mail from filmmaker Justin Cole who has addressed some of the controversy around his project The Upper Footage. Read on for an open letter to the fans and an explanation of exactly what the deal with this flick is. The story just keeps getting stranger by the minute.
The Upper Footage is getting ready to be screened in New York City on Friday, February 1st, and we have your chance to get into the flick and check it out on us! Read on to see how you can become one of the lucky ones.
We've dished on this film from the get-go. From its origins as an internet mystery to the present day when it'll be screened in New York City, The Upper Footage has had an interesting road thus far, and now you can see the newest trailer.
Ever since it hit our radar months ago, The Upper Footage (formerly Upper) has both confused and intrigued us. Amongst the many virals for it, we've seen two trailers and more but never any mention of when we could see the actual "footage". However, that could be changing soon.
Another teaser trailer for The Upper Footage (formerly Upper) came our way today and it is every bit as weird and mysterious as the last. Check it out!
Truth be told, I hadn't heard one word about The Upper Footage (formerly Upper) before today. And now that I know all about it... well, I'm just not sure what to make of any of it. But in a few short months some of us will have the opportunity to find out.
A few months ago we were sent information about a viral video that had surfaced which may or may not have been real. Almost immediately all sorts of odd reports began surfacing. Apparently a YouTube video appeared earlier this year which showed a girl overdosing while her friends stood around and jeered her. Now the word is that before this video surfaced, an extortion plot was hatched to get some scratch out of the people involved in the scene (which resulted in the girl's death). No one would pony up the dough so parts of the 393 minutes of footage began leaking online... enter Quentin Tarantino.
Eli Roth was an attendee of Mexico's Morelia Film Festival, where he updated the media on all his latest projects, including one that's been conspicuously light on the details, Cotton, which Roth is producing only along with Strike Entertainment.
“There are no shortcuts.” This has been writer/director Paul Solet’s mantra for the last three and a half years as he’s put almost his entire life into his debut film Grace, which celebrated its premiere during the Sundance Film Festival on January 16th, 2009.
In a really interesting bit of news coming out of Sundance, CHUD's Devin Feraci reports that comedian Bill Hader just recently sat down with "SNL" writer Simon Rich to develop a slasher film that happens to be for Judd Apatow of all people.
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