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Hobo With a Shotgun

A real movie based on a fake trailer

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Karim Hussain

Hobo with a Shotgun

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
86 minutes
Limited Release Date:
05/06/11
performer:
Pasha Ebrahimi, Rutger Hauer, Robb Wells
director:
Jason Eisener
distributor:
Magnet
author:
Jason Eisener
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a B-

STARRING Rutger Hauer
DIRECTED BY Jason Eisener NOT RATED

This berserkly violent paean to low-budget ’80s actionfests began life in the spring of 2007 when Canadian director Jason Eisener entered a fake-trailer contest set up by Robert Rodriguez to promote Grindhouse. Almost three years after winning, Eisener bagged real-life low-budget ’80s action star Rutger Hauer to play the homeless vigilante in a feature-length version. Eisener hopes the film will beget more hobo mayhem: ”I’d love to make a trilogy.” Hobo With Two Shotguns, anyone? —Clark Collis