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Trailers from Hell: Sam Hamm on Jerry Lewis-Starrer 'The Nutty Professor'

Jekyll and Hyde Week begins at Trailers from Hell with screenwriter Sam Hamm introducing 1963's "The Nutty Professor," starring Jerry Lewis as nerd-turned-heartthrob Buddy Love.
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  • December 3, 2012 11:30 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Brian Trenchard-Smith on 'Game of Death,' Starring Bruce Lee & Heavily Disguised Doubles

Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee! week concludes at Trailers from Hell with director Brian Trenchard-Smith introducing "Game of Death," released five years after Lee's death in 1973 and containing only 11 minutes of footage from the original production.
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  • November 30, 2012 10:52 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Brian Trenchard-Smith on Bruce Lee International Hit and Posthumous Release 'Enter the Dragon'

Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee! week continues at Trailers from Hell with director Brian Trenchard-Smith introducing huge international hit "Enter the Dragon," released only a month after the untimely death of Lee at age 32.
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  • November 28, 2012 10:46 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Brian Trenchard-Smith on Bruce Lee Classic 'Way of the Dragon'

Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee! week begins at Trailers from Hell with director Brian Trenchard-Smith introducing "The Way of the Dragon," the martial-arts classic Lee wrote, directed, choreographed and starred in.
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  • November 26, 2012 10:49 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Joe Dante on Low-Budget Lark 'I Was a Teenage Frankenstein'

I Was a Teenage Thanksgiving Turkey! week concludes at Trailers from Hell with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing "I Was a Teenage Frankenstein," the hurried follow-up to the American International Pictures sleeper hit "I Was a Teenage Werewolf."
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  • November 23, 2012 12:20 PM
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Trailers from Hell: Joe Dante on Monster-Western Melodrama 'Teenage Monster'

I Was a Teenage Thanksgiving Turkey! week continues at Trailers from Hell, today with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing monster movie-meets-sagebrush saga "Teenage Monster," the sole directorial effort of cinematographer Jacques Marquette.
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  • November 21, 2012 10:49 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Joe Dante on 'Teenagers from Outer Space,' Featuring Ray Guns and Spray-Painted Flying Saucers

I Was a Teenage Thanksgiving Turkey! week begins at Trailers from Hell with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing cult classic "Teenagers from Outer Space" from 50s indie filmmaker Tom Graeff, who had just completed grip work on a Roger Corman picture before striking out on his own.
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  • November 19, 2012 12:07 PM
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Trailers from Hell: Josh Olson on Evel Knievel Actioner 'Viva Knievel!'

More Movies You Never Heard Of! week concludes at Trailers from Hell with screenwriter Josh Olson introducing 1977's "Viva Knievel!," starring Evel Knievel himself taking on "the fictionalized role of his own life."
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  • November 16, 2012 11:27 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Larry Karaszewski on Little-Seen Teen Drama 'To Find a Man'

More Movies You Never Heard Of! week continues at Trailers from Hell, today with screenwriter Larry Karaszewski introducing "To Find a Man," starring Pamela Sue Martin in her debut role and "notable for its frank treatment of teen sexuality and abortion."
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  • November 14, 2012 11:07 AM
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Trailers from Hell: Joe Dante on Prescient Political Satire 'Wrong is Right' with Sean Connery

More Movies You Never Heard Of! week begins at Trailers from Hell with director and TFH creator Joe Dante introducing Richard Brooks' political satire "Wrong Is Right," starring Sean Connery.
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  • November 12, 2012 2:29 PM
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