Mad Hot Ballroom movie trailer - Directed by Marilyn Agrelo. Theatrical Release Date: 5/13/2005
Dan Klores's documentary takes viewers inside a relationship made famous by tabloid reports back in the summer of 1959. Burt Pugach and Linda Pugach met when Burt was already married but Linda was a young single woman. Embarking on a passionate affair, the two never guessed they'd land on the cover of magazines and newspapers later on when Burt blinded Linda in an act of jealousy. With the cooperation of its subjects, CRAZY LOVE examines this violent, stormy relationship, while exploring larger themes of obsession, cruelty, insanity, forgiveness, and loyalty.
Mad Hot Ballroom -- The students of several New York City elementary schools learn ballroom dancing and compete in a city wide dance competition.
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This documentary from director Dan Klores chronicles the disturbing true story of an obsessive relationship gone awry in 1950s New York.
Dan Klores' CRAZY LOVE tells the astonishing story of the obsessive roller-coaster relationship of Burt and Linda Pugach, which shocked the nation during the summer of 1959. Burt, a 32-year-old, married attorney, and Linda, a beautiful, single 20-year-old girl living in the Bronx, had a whirlwind romance, which culminated in a violent and psychologically complex set of actions that landed the pair's saga on the cover of endless newspapers and magazines.
Filmmaker Dan Klores recounts the true story of one of the most bizarre romances of the 20th century in this documentary.
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