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Support Restless City in Detroit

TOP 10 REASONS DETROITERS SHOULD GO SEE “RESTLESS CITY” What up doe Detroit? I wanted to let you know that today an important film opens up at the Southfield AMC 20. No, I’m not talking about “The Avengers.” This is a film you might not have heard about, or if you have maybe it was…

CornerStore loses a hero

Rest in Peace Anthony Andrews a.k.a. Beto I got some horrible news today amidst the already depressing recent events of the Trayvon Martin incident, the lone gunman in France and that US soldier who killed 16 people in Afghanistan.  This one hit closer to home. My friend Anthony Andrews took his own life this morning…

“CornerStore” COMING SOON to digital

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Thanks so much for supporting the theatrical release of “CornerStore.” We played for nearly 12 weeks on screens in Detroit and Atlanta on AMC screens. Not bad for a low budget independent made with love, sweat and tears! Make sure you catch us later this year when we debut on VOD, PPV and other streaming…

CornerStore Week 3 in Atlanta

Haven’t used this handy blog space nearly enough so here goes! It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks since leaving Los Angeles and touching down in Atlanta on January 10th.  The film premiered three days later at the AMC Southlake in Morrow, Georgia. Other than a few commercials on the city’s top rated V-103 (The…

“CORNERSTORE” IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS: ATLANTA DEBUT OF AWARD-WINNING FILM OPENS JANUARY 13, 2012

PRESS RELEASE             Contact: Suzanne Lawlor (404) 432-8119 suzanne.lawlor@baymontagency.com For Immediate Release: “CORNERSTORE” IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS: ATLANTA DEBUT OF AWARD-WINNING FILM OPENS JANUARY 13, 2012 (Atlanta, January 2, 2012) “An affectionate, irreverent and goofy upbeat portrait of urban Detroit, CornerStore is “Clerks” meets “Barbershop” at the “Car Wash”. -Detroit News “CornerStore”, a critically acclaimed…

Box office results!

 Click on Image below to enlarge For Immediate Release: Variety calls CornerStore the # 2 Movie in the Country (Detroit, MI, August 16, 2011) Hot on the heels of a sold-out celebrity attended red carpet premiere in Detroit, CornerStore, the movie, was the # 2 film in the country this weekend based on a per…