Jim Riffel has cobbled together his yet-to-be titled full- length feature film for just $99.99 as a direct challenge to Spielbergs big budget flick.
Riffel says, For the price [Spielberg] is making his film, I can make two million films.
Riffel describes the plot of his movie as more John Waters than Orson Welles, and says the special effects consisted of a Roman candle and a pack of Black Cat Firecrackers both donated.
He says the most expensive item in his movie is the videotape stock it was shot on, which cost $20 at Costco.
Riffel plans to screen the film online when War of the Worlds hits theaters the first week in July, and he hopes to find a film critic to review his film and Spielbergs to decide which is the better flick on entertainment value alone.
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