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The Aesthetics of ‘So Bad it’s Good’: Value, Intention, and The Room

‘The Aesthetics of ‘So Bad it’s Good’: Value, Intention, and The Room’

James MacDowell and James Zborowski

A cult film valued for being ‘so bad it’s good’ – in Jeffrey Sconce’s terminology, ‘badfilm’ – is championed via a form of interpretative competence which values incompetence. 226 more words

Issue 6

Cinema experiences and how they've changed through the ages.

Going to the cinema when I was young was quite a treat and was a very rare occasion. But when we did go it was one of my favourite experiences, seeing a wonderful movie with my parents and enjoying a big bucket of popcorn. 578 more words


On 23rd September, The Room will TEAR YOU APART

Greasy LUC off-shoot The Masochist Film Club will be screening the undisputed classic of catastrophic cinema, The Room, on Tuesday 23rd September at The Zephyr Lounge in Leamington Spa. 25 more words


This Is the Most Bizarre Crowdfunding Video We've Ever Seen

At Betabeat, we consider ourselves connoisseurs of the Kickstarter horror story. Usually, the strange videos we’ve come across have been poorly made home videos — honest attempts by clueless civilians. 264 more words


SSEMG has lunched a new Thursday night at The Room Hollywood; VIP Thursdays.  This event is specifically catered to the taste makers. Always a star studded Soiree, opening night featured celebs and entertainers such as R n B sensation John Hart, Vocal Songstress Joelle James and Super Producers JMG. 95 more words