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Double Negative (1985)

Horror film director must plot to steal the negative of his film in order to save it from being destroyed in an insurance scam cooked up by his sleazy producers.

Director:

Sam Irvin

Writer:

Sam Irvin
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Cast

Credited cast:
Bill Randolph ... Alec Ealing
Dori Legg Dori Legg ... Lucy
Justin Henry ... Young Alec
Wayne Knight ... Max
William Finley ... Milt
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frank Biancamano Frank Biancamano ... Alec's Father
Christopher Clark Christopher Clark ... Policeman
Alfred MacLennan Alfred MacLennan ... Teacher
Rex Robbins Rex Robbins ... Insurance Man
Patricia Smith Patricia Smith ... Lady in Bookstore
Victor Talmadge Victor Talmadge ... Janitor
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Storyline

Horror film director must plot to steal the negative of his film in order to save it from being destroyed in an insurance scam cooked up by his sleazy producers.

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independent film | See All (1) »

Genres:

Short | Crime

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1985 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Sam Irvin Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

"Double Negative" premiered as an official selection at the 1985 Sundance Film Festival and subsequently played theatrically in New York and Los Angeles, paired with such feature films as Martin Scorsese's "After Hours," John Boorman's "The Emerald Forest," and Alan Rudolph's "Songwriter." It was nominated for a Gold Hugo Award for Best Short Film at the 1985 Chicago International Film Festival. Janet Maslin of The New York Times wrote that it was "an exceptionally promising first effort." See more »

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