Tuesday, November 14, 2006

they were never made #1

Going through two Variety market issues that are filled fill of ads pitching projects that often never made past pre-production. Lots of glorious images and concepts and then some that you could understand being a challenge to finance... From 1978:

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1 comment:

Poptique said...

Those Variety booklets are amazing - I picked up a stack from 1981 last year and was amazed at the stuff inside - especially from the dying days of Grindhouse and the early video boom.

Be in no doubt that I'll be traipsing these sticky floors as often as possible - this stuff is just too good to miss...