The Projectionist
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The Projectionist
This offbeat comedy finds a rotund, daydreaming projectionist (Chuck McCann) who fantasizes that he is the super hero Captain Flash. He imagines his nemesis to be Renaldi (Rodney Dangerfield), whom the projectionist refers to as "the Bat." Renaldi demands the lobby floor to be so clean he can eat off it. The film uses superimposition of older films, the first to employ such techniques. The projectionist imagines Rinaldi to be in league with the forces of evil like Hitler, Mussolini and space aliens. He is under the delusion that he must save a female co-worker (Ina Balin) from the… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The comedy could have been funnier and more imaginative. I wanted to like it better."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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