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Let Them Eat Garbage

AP IndieFest

Interesting quote from an article on the less than stellar success of the 2011 summer movie lineup:

“It’s always kind of funny to see Hollywood surprised that movies aimed at adults succeed in the summer,” said Mr. Contrino of BoxOffice.com. “If you don’t feed them garbage — surprise — they buy tickets.”

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Media That Matters

Our  ability to expand comes, of course from the support we receive from audiences and from our friends in the media – those who write about what we do, put a unique spin on it and blast the news out to the world. People who’ve never heard about our “nifty nickelodeon” read these articles and …

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FILM LINEUP ANNOUNCED

The AP IndieFest and The AP in 3 Film Challenge are returning to The ShowRoom September 23-25. We’ve joined forces with ArtsCAP and the Asbury Park Film Initiative to bring you a weekend of the best independent films that reflect “Films That Change You For Good”. The exciting film lineup is now online. Check it …

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El Bulli: Cooking in Progress

Genre: Documentary; Rated NR, 108 min.; 2011 trailer | official website | reviews

Three-star chef Ferran Adrià is widely considered the best, most innovative and craziest chef in the world. In his kitchen, that which was once familiar disintegrates. Each year his restaurant El Bulli closes for half a year – time for Adrià and his team to retire …

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Dig We Must!

Question: How do you transform a 60 year old building into a modern art house multiplex?

Answer: Very S-L-O-W-L-Y

Actually, that’s the short answer. The longer response is that there’s a lot to go into this wonderful solid little building we’re moving to that needs upgrading. We figured we knew most of the issues – …

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