Posts Tagged ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’

Maturanazwillinge-mit-Angels_falckenbergmaxmittelNo one sets out to make The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Even those responsible for The Rocky Horror Picture Show did not intend to produce the phenomenon. The midnight-show cult classic was the unintended consequence of a desperate movie studio trying to recoup some of its investment after the film bombed in its initial, traditional theater run. Therefore, it is inherently unfair to say that a picture should have aspired to being the next Rocky Horror, but that may be the most constructive criticism to offer Art Girls, a genre mash-up of a movie that never melds.

Director and screenwriter Robert Bramkamp dips his toe into the swimming pool of camp, but refuses to dive in. (more…)