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Bomb The System

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Hermdog, Apr 28, 2005.

  1. Hermdog

    Hermdog Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 6, 2003 Messages: 4,504 Likes Received: 9
    Here is the email:

    Hi,
    >
    I'm helping Palm Pictures promote their new feature film BOMB THE
    SYSTEM which opens in theaters on May 27. BOMB THE SYSTEM tells the story of Blest and his crew of young NYC graffiti artists who take on the NYPD's Vandalism Squad. I found your site while doing some web research on graffiti fans, and I thought you might like to help promote the film by posting our link, banner, or poster to your page. For more information on the film, please visit www.bombthesystem.com.

    Let me know and thanks,

    Hamish B***y

    I visited the site and the movie is legit...but I'm torn. Is this guy trying to exploit my position as a webmaster? Are they exploiting the genre? Any real writers in this movie?
     
  2. courtorder

    courtorder Senior Member

    Joined: Mar 11, 2005 Messages: 1,371 Likes Received: 0
    email him back and ask if there are any "real" writers in it, any acutal bombing, etc. if not, ask for some cashmoney



    *not necessarily cashmoney, but money.
     
  3. fermentor666

    fermentor666 Veteran Member

    Joined: Sep 27, 2003 Messages: 8,152 Likes Received: 15
    Ask for money. I read about this in the IFC magazine, it sounds really stupid, but it won a bunch of awards at festivals.



    Probably the Most Stupid Film award.
     
  4. jakepaints

    jakepaints Junior Member

    Joined: Jan 6, 2004 Messages: 225 Likes Received: 0
    semz irak was involved with it somehow i know. but id still ask for the loot
     
  5. 8onus

    8onus Banned

    Joined: Apr 18, 2004 Messages: 1,052 Likes Received: 1
    man i saw the preveiw for this shit a year ago. looks like shit, looks way to depressing to be a film about graffiti, if i ever made a movie about graffiti, it would be pure comedy.
     
  6. CACashRefund

    CACashRefund 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Oct 8, 2004 Messages: 14,171 Likes Received: 272
    Ask for some kind of compensation. I think dude is trying to get over on you and get free advertising.
     
  7. El Producto

    El Producto Senior Member

    Joined: May 6, 2004 Messages: 1,682 Likes Received: 0
    GANO is in it, i think.
     
  8. nomadawhat

    nomadawhat Veteran Member

    Joined: Aug 24, 2001 Messages: 5,001 Likes Received: 2
    I would assume most people involved in and around graffiti will hear about this movie through other avenues. So you might as well try to get some commpensation if you are to advertise for the film.
     
  9. Fondles

    Fondles Veteran Member

    Joined: Mar 31, 2001 Messages: 7,858 Likes Received: 24
    capitalize nigga, it's bout that chaaaange.
     
  10. Kr430n5_666

    Kr430n5_666 Banned

    Joined: Oct 6, 2004 Messages: 19,229 Likes Received: 30
    Yes Information Provided
     
  11. Hermdog

    Hermdog Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 6, 2003 Messages: 4,504 Likes Received: 9
    Okay,

    I replied stating that I average 2,000+ visits per month. And I stated that my core viewers are from all over the United States and Canada. I stated that fair compensation is needed to reach their "core audience." I'll post any replies I get...
     
  12. boogie hands

    boogie hands 12oz Legend

    Joined: Feb 15, 2001 Messages: 16,059 Likes Received: 13
    its amazing how many people still havent figured out that this doesnt mean a thing. (not you fermentor...just in general)

    odds are good if you make any film about something other than trust funds, blazers over shitty tshirts or acting like a pretentious bitch with no taste (ie: things these people arent familiar with) they will give it some type of award. these people are irrelivant....


    charge these idiots just for the simple fact theyre trying to bite the hand that feeds them.....
     
  13. scumdog

    scumdog Senior Member

    Joined: May 13, 2003 Messages: 1,077 Likes Received: 0
    nothing is free...
     
  14. scumdog

    scumdog Senior Member

    Joined: May 13, 2003 Messages: 1,077 Likes Received: 0
    nothing is free...
     
  15. why write?

    why write? Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 19, 2003 Messages: 5,859 Likes Received: 1
    i read about this awhile ago, imma go see it just to see what its all about, hook it up with the banner,

    promote graffiti in general.
     
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