Sunday, December 15, 2013

Movie Ad of the Week: PENITENTIARY (1979)


World Premiere - Wednesday, November 21, 1979 - Detroit, MI


Jamaa Fanaka's PENITENTIARY, starring Leon Isaac Kennedy and Badja Djola, premiered at the Palms Theatre in Detroit on November 21, 1979. Check out Paracinema #20, the latest issue, for Paul Talbot's excellent article, "The Making of the PENITENTIARY Movies."

2 comments:

trash fiend said...

Oh I love this movie + the sequels so much....raw, insane. ridiculous independant filmmaking

sunset77 said...

I used to be a projectionist in a drive in. I might have to check out this blog more often.