You can’t get much more legendary in Hollywood than Roger Corman. In a career that has spanned eight decades, Corman has produced over 400 films and directed over 50 himself. To a certain breed of film fan—one who covets cult genre fare and the fun of the B-movie—he’s nothing short of a cinema god. To celebrate Mr. Corman’s birthday on April 5, Shout Factory TV will be airing an entire day’s worth of programming leading to the primetime premiere of a brand new interview between Brendon Small and the man himself.
Small is, of course, the creator of such animated favorites as
The conversation will take place at 6pm PT followed by the premiere of Small’s short film
This is a true dream for anyone who values cult cinema. Corman has produced some of the very best exploitation films of the past 50 years, like
The full line-up for the marathon is as follows, all times Pacific.
12AM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E2: Criminal Lives
1AM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E3: Comedy
2AM: Cult-Tastic:: S1 E4: Real World
3AM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E5: Outsiders
4AM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E6: Warrior Women
5AM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E7: Mad Scientists
6AM: Attack Of The Crab Monsters
8AM: Eat My Dust
2PM: Rock ‘N’ Roll High School
4PM: Warlords Of The 21st Century
6PM: Brendon Small Talks to Roger Corman [Special]
7PM: GALAKTIKON: Nightmare + Making Of Nightmare
7:30PM: Cult-Tastic: S1 E1: Future Worlds
8:30PM: Deathstalker II
10PM: Crazy Mama
All of this madcap movie magic will begin at midnight PT on April 5 streaming on Shout Factory TV.