I would advise against entering the film business, but if you must do then do it. Just don't send it to me for distribution.— Roger Corman (@RogerCorman) August 5, 2014
Wise words from one of the most successful pioneers of the independent film world.
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Some people laugh and look at me strangely when I tell them that Roger Corman is one of my idols in the film industry. Other people smile and tell me they know exactly what I mean.
I had the good fortunate to meet him a few years back at Fantastic Fest. Some heroes disappoint you when you meet them in person. Corman isn’t one of those.