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That Guy Dick Miller

That guy from the title, Dick Miller. He’s the one the uninitiated may regard as “that secondary role guy of whom I can’t remember his name but I know his face”, yet the dickmillerians praise every time he appears. His name and presence have been associated to films worthy of celebration: those of Joe Dante and Roger Corman. Miller, a cinema working man for sixty years, worked with many other directors but for these two he stood as a key, a resisting token –Gremlins, Little Shop of Horrors, Small Soldiers, A Bucket of Blood, and so many others. Working in cinema, his aspirations, his friends (yes, Dante and Corman are among the interviewed), and his life in Hollywood without being a star: decades of films, comedy, and a lucid take on the industry. Elijah Drenner’s documentary is not just a portrait of someone we always wanted to know more of, but also one of those pieces that provide us with enjoyable knowledge. That Guy Dick Miller will also introduce us with the lovely Mrs. Miller. JPF

Spanish title: Ese tipo Dick Miller
Year: 2014
Format: DCP
Color: B&N + Color
Minutes: 91
Seconds: 0

D, G, F, E, DA: Elijah Drenner  

S: Jim Kunz  

M: Jason Brandt  

P: Lainie Miller, Elijah Drenner

PE: Lainie Miller, Tino Zimmermann, Julie Corman, Jeffrey Schwarz  

CP: Autumn Rose Productions  


Dick Miller, Lainie Miller, Roger Corman, Joe Dante, John Sayles


Autumn Rose Productions. Lainie Miller
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Elijah Drenner Estados Unidos

Based in Los Angeles, he worked as a Blu-ray and DVD content producer for companies such as The Criterion Collection, IFC Midnight, Dark Sky Films, Kino Lorber and Shout! Factory. His first documentary film, American Grindhouse, premiered at SXSW in 2010.

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