Troll 2 has a zero-percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and its legendary awfulness has gained it cult status. An awesome documentary called Best Worst Movie explores the experience of this movie's star, a small-town dentist. Check out a new trailer.
Best Worst Movie has already won tons of acclaim at film festivals, and now you may have the chance to see it in your town. According to the film's official website:
After much anticipation, we can also finally announce the first batch of cities that will be screening BEST WORST MOVIE in theaters! We know you've all been waiting patiently for this announcement, and we couldn't be more excited.
Here are the details of our Opening Night Gala Event in Austin, TX:
Join the cast of BEST WORST MOVIE in Austin for a special Q&A event and party!
Opening night of BEST WORST MOVIE
Dr. George Hardy, writer/director Michael Paul Stephenson, and additional cast members to be announced
Screening with cast Q&A, Alamo Drafthouse (http://www.drafthouse.com/)
After-party with cast in attendance, The Highball (http://www.thehighball.com/)
Friday, April 23
Screening times to be announced
After-party, immediately following opening night screenings
Join the cast of BEST WORST MOVIE on opening night! Dr. George Hardy and writer/director Michael Paul Stephenson will answer audience questions at a live Q&A event following opening night screenings. Afterwards, attendees are invited to attend the official BEST WORST MOVIE after-party at The Highball. Entry to the "Troll 2" themed party is free with screening ticket stubs. BEST WORST MOVIE cast and crew will be in attendance as the infamous "Troll 2" plays at the event.
We will also premiere in the following cities on these dates:
• April 23 – Austin, TX: Alamo Drafthouse
• May 14 – New York, NY: Village East Cinema
• May 21 – Los Angeles, CA: Landmark Nuart
• June 4 – San Francisco, CA: Landmark Lumiere
• June 4 – Berkeley, CA: Landmark Shattuck
• July 2 – Washington, D.C.: Landmark E Street Cinema
• July 16 - St. Louis, MO: Landmark Tivoli
• July 23 - Atlanta, GA: Landmark Midtown Art Cinema
We will be screening the film for at least a week beginning on the dates listed above, and most city premieres will have cast and crew in attendance! If you don't see your hometown listed above, don't fret! This is just the first batch of announcements. We plan on coming to many more cities this summer. Keep checking the Screenings section of our website for additional info as it becomes available.