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“Basket Case: Almost As Old As I Am”

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Posted April 16, 2012

Miguel Rodriguez writes about being exposed to b-movie horror classic, Basket Case as an 8-year-old boy in Texas: “[M]y aunt and uncles rented movies that most would probably consider wildly inappropriate to watch with an 8-year-old boy. Those are some of my best memories….I believe it was before Day of the Dead that my youthful eyes were exposed to the trailer for a film that left me fascinated for another few years.”

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