The Berkeley Barb called it "Funk & Fantasy." What could they
have been thinking?
one must believe that the adjectives 'sleezy' and 'tacky' are not
The plot, for what it's worth, is classic."
on the art side of the art-trash fence."
subtle nuances ..."
but those who appreciate the style of sophisticated funk indigenous
to the Bay Area will find 'Rocket To Mars' a blast!"
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To the slick trade magazine, "Super-8 Filmaker,"
we were the greatest example of Super-8 Feature Films EVER MADE!
They wrote a lot about us:
"This group of people had no money and little experience; all they
had was a dream."
"The costumes cost nothing to make and were built from scratch with
clothing found around the Arts Center and scrap material scavenged
from all over town."
"Many of the extras were people who just walked in off the street."
"They broke every rule in the book and invented a few new ones, but
the film is in the can. ... It is a tribute to determination,
ambition, teamwork and lunacy."
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ROCKET TO MARS!