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By Tom McLoughlin,Joseph Maddrey

Tom McLoughlin’s reel lifestyles begun in 1957 on the age of 7, making 8mm video clips within the again plenty of MGM studios. He used to be a magician throughout 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 formative years dream of turning into a filmmaker. He has directed greater than forty function movie and tv initiatives, together with Friday the thirteenth: Jason Lives and the Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated miniseries In a Child’s identify. at the present time he keeps to pursue his eclectic passions, traveling around the globe because the lead singer of the rock band The Sloths whereas getting ready for postmortem appearances at Hollywood ceaselessly Cemetery. this can be the behind-the-scenes tale of the unusual company of artistic obsession.... and one man's unusual concept of entertainment.

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