American Grindhouse

American Grindhouse

"Giving ‘Em What They Want Since the Dawn of Motion Pictures."
  • NR
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 7.1  (2,235)

The history of the American exploitation film genre is studied in this documentary. Robert Forster narrates the tale of how directors and writers created sordid or horrific tales (or both) to keep audiences coming back to see more. Interviews by John Landis, Larry Cohen, and others discuss how these grindhouse films sometimes walked the fine line between bad taste and fine art.

American Grindhouse
American Grindhouse
American Grindhouse

Trailer - 2 min 5 sec

Description
The history of the American exploitation film genre is studied in this documentary. Robert Forster narrates the tale of how directors and writers created sordid or horrific tales (or both) to keep audiences coming back to see more. Interviews by John Landis, Larry Cohen, and others discuss how these grindhouse films sometimes walked the fine line between bad taste and fine art.

American Grindhouse is a 2009 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 20 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (2,235)