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Just when you think you've seen every crazy cat lady there is to see, along comes Trisha Menke, a woman who's just begging to be played by Catherine O'Hara in a future Christopher Guest movie.
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In this infomercial from the late '80s, Vietnamese-immigrant and real estate mogul Tom Vu talks about how rich he is. Is it any wonder he's famous from Quebec to Miami? Found by David Whittaker.
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A quick look at what's on tap in the new Found Footage Festival show, coming soon to your city.
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Meet Wayne Brian Meyer. This guy isn't messing around. He's a public-access star from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, who starts his show with a warning that it contains "formal orders... to drop dead in the name of Jesus Chri...
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Finally, a video that answers the question: What is your chicken thinking? It's the 1990 VHS find, "Telepathic Communication with Animals"
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In the annals of bad concepts for VHS tapes, the video greeting card is among the worst offenders. Here, Cardsettes throws a congratulatory party in your honor, and they invited a lot of over-actors.
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The lawsuit is over! Thank you so much for helping us fight this thing and keep the Found Footage Festival afloat for the past year. We are eternally grateful for your support. Read the full update here.
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This mysterious video from the mid-80s features a man who looks like a professional heavy metal singer but sings like a street performer you'd give a quarter to out of pity. Here, Nicki Rose sings what we're calling h...
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The songs on these musical VHS tapes have been in our heads for over a decade and now we're passing them onto you: "Don't Talk To Strangers" from Safety 4 Kids, "Candy Pants" from preacher Lionel Davis, "Totally Tulip...
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In this Avon exercise video, radio DJ and self-proclaimed "working mom on the run" Debbie Nigro starts off as insufferably self-depracating and quickly devolves into full-blown crazy. You get the feeling she's not so ...
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Linda Sengpiel, the self-proclaimed World Women's Yo-Yo Champion, shows off some yo-yo tricks as well as her modestly appointed living room.
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If you've never seen Heavy Metal Parking Lot , you might want to drop whatever you're up to and check it out. One of the documentary's directors, Jeff Krulik, used to work at a public-access station, and he gave us ac...
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Our pal, Harry Loomer-Young, found this video that features an aging hippie who inhales the shit outta oxygen while flipping his stix around. Take a deep breath! More Crystal Stix on FFF Volume 5 DVD.
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Las Vegas entertainer, organ virtuoso, and sparkly outfit wearer Dennis Awe released this concert video in 1994. We can't take our eyes off the man, especially when he's mugging for the camera.
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John and Johnny are back! And this time with some easy-to-use dresses. This particular clip contains one of the best lines from Johnny Rhodes: automatically outstanding! See more J&J on FFF Volume 1.
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This week on VCR Party Live!, we throw an on-air bachelor party for our director, Steve, complete with VHS footage about golf, butts, and cake. Plus, we settle the great dutch oven debate once and for all! Watch VC...
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Just in time for April 20th (420, that is, wink-wink), is an oldie-but-a-goodie from the tape-trading days. Somebody help this hippie get his movie made!
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What did Rent-A-Friend do after Rent-A-Friend? He went on to host a very entertaining local TV show called Wild Chicago, spotlighting weird people and places around the city. If you like these highlights, there's a fu...
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Here's the test show of our new weekly internet show, VCR Party Live! Watch VCR Party Live! live every Tuesday night at 9pm ET at facebook.com/foundfootagefestival and youtube.com/foundfootagefest. Like the show...
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This week on VCR Party Live!, director Mark Borchardt joins us to watch VHS, plus Joe's Tedium Corner, Nick's Excitement Corner, and tons of commercial jingles sent in by you. Watch VCR Party Live! live every Tuesd...
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This clip is from a tape made in a "Video Portrait Studio" kiosk (typically found in malls and theme parks in the 90s) where participants lip sync and dance to a song of their choice. This guy brought his rabbit puppet.
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"Dancing With Frank" is apparently a half-hour show in which Frank Pacholski, naked save for a mask and a banana hammock, dances around suggestively in a semi-circle of elderly people. Why the mask, if he's using his ...
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In this 1996 informational video for new ferret owners, we learn that ferrets have a musky odor, they steal your stuff, and almost everything kills them. Where do we sign up?
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David Cross joins us on the couch to watch some videos from his personal stash. Watch VCR Party Live! live every Tuesday night at 9pm EST at facebook.com/foundfootagefestival and youtube.com/foundfootagefest.