Unproduced Ernest Films (1985 – 1994)

In the annals of 80's/90's family audience entertainers, one of the most common facets, especially in the regional southern markets, was Ernest P. Worrell, the know-nothing know-it-all created by Nashville advertising executive and director John R. Cherry III and brought to life by the spastic, rubber faced Shakespearean trained Lexington character actor, Jim Varney. Sort … Continue reading Unproduced Ernest Films (1985 – 1994)

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“Night Skies” (1980; Unproduced)

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“Swirlee” (1990; Partially Filmed)

Film Threat’s Chris Gore has likened it to “The Elephant Man” meets “Mean Streets”. A bizarre, original idea by a relatively unknown young actor from the New York theater scene, James Lorinz yearned to bring the story of a mutated misfit’s struggle to get back on top, only to be halted by the shortsighted studio … Continue reading “Swirlee” (1990; Partially Filmed)