Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films Reviews

June 4, 2015
What it does offer are some wildly colourful, jaw-dropping anecdotes from their friends and collaborators about their working methods.
June 4, 2015
Fortunately, in the hands of the documentary film-maker Mark Hartley, the result is a romp through the insalubrious depths of the straight-to-video bin of your local 1980s video rental establishment.
June 4, 2015
Well, there's a bizarre fascination to it all.
June 4, 2015
Kudos has to be given to Hartley for lifting the lid on a host of bad practices and making an honest documentary that could so easily have been turned into a juvenile exercise in macho backslapping.
June 1, 2015
This promising doc fails to capture the Cannon spirit
September 22, 2014
Hartley's film is consistently entertaining, if somewhat one-note.
September 8, 2014
"Electric Boogaloo" doesn't tell its story from A to Z, but rather in a digressive, choral fashion that privileges outrageous personal anecdotes over dry historical chronologies.