Dynamite Entertainment has released The Art of Troma, a 256-page hardcover book by Fred Van Lente documenting the long-time cult filmmaking duo Lloyd Kaufman & Michael Herz, AKA Troma Entertainment. The book began as a Kickstarter campaign, which ends today, and there are a handful of campaign exclusive extras still available if you act fast. Meanwhile, the general release is available in two versions, a standard hardcover, and a limited deluxe edition, which includes a VHS-style slipcase, a print signed by Kaufman, and a bonus booklet featuring the art of Troma fans.
The Art of Troma is now available in standard hardcover for $35 or the limited deluxe edition for $130:
For over forty years, Troma Studios has blazed its own bloody, slime-covered trail, making movies their own damn way! From The Toxic Avenger to The Class Of Nuke ‘Em High to Poultrygeist to Tromeo And Juliet, Lloyd Kaufman never compromised, waving his independent freak-flag freely, and helped jumpstart the careers of luminaries such as James Gunn, Trey Parker, Eli Roth, Oliver Stone and countless others! How, you might ask, did a couple of rebels with almost no cash manage to make a library of a thousand films? You’ll have to pick up this incredible collection to find out, featuring never-before-seen film stills, rare posters, candid interviews, and buckets and buckets and buckets of fake blood…