By Tom McLoughlin,Joseph Maddrey

Tom McLoughlin’s reel existence all started in 1957 on the age of 7, making 8mm video clips within the again plenty of MGM studios. He used to be a magician through the 50s, a rock musician within the 60s (opening for teams just like the Doors), a mime within the 70s (studying in Paris with Marcel Marceau), and a author (Emmy nominated for his paintings with Dick Van Dyke & Company). within the Eighties, Tom fulfilled his youth dream of changing into a filmmaker. He has directed greater than forty function movie and tv tasks, together with Friday the thirteenth: Jason Lives and the Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated miniseries In a Child’s identify. this present day he maintains to pursue his eclectic passions, traveling all over the world because the lead singer of the rock band The Sloths whereas getting ready for postmortem appearances at Hollywood without end Cemetery. this is often the behind-the-scenes tale of the unusual enterprise of inventive obsession.... and one man's unusual suggestion of entertainment.

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