Lloyd Kaufman has been making films for almost 50 years.
He co-founded Troma Entertainment in 1974 in New York City. Troma specializes in low-budget off the wall horror films.
His first big hit film, The Toxic Avenger, came out in 1984.
Plot of The Toxic Avenger:
Tromaville, a small fictional town in New Jersey, is being terrorized by criminals who are slowly taking control of the residents.
Melvin, a nerdy janitor at the local health club, falls into a vat of toxic waste and becomes The Toxic Avenger, a superhero who can save Tromaville from criminals.
The Toxic Avenger spawned three sequels, an action figure line, a stage production musical, a Marvel Comic and an animated children’s television series.
Lloyd Kaufman is an indie film legend. Come check this out!
What: Toxic Avenger: The Movie PLUS A Conversation with Lloyd Kaufman
When: Sunday, February 9, 2020
Where: Crofoot Ballroom (1 South Saginaw St, Pontiac, MI)
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $35.00 GA/ $50.00 VIP (includes photo op)
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