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Based in rented office space at the Chaplin Studios, during the early s AIP concentrated on horror films inspired by the Poe cycle. Before that they were on poverty row. Our better position will enable us to obtain more important writers, perhaps more important producers as well.
The highly successful and often imitated series ended in with the seventh film, The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini. The Man with X-Ray Eyes. Inthe studio released The Wild Angels starring Peter Fondabased loosely on the real-life exploits of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang.
These "social protest" films were also highly successful. Horror movies also enjoyed a revival of popularity in the late 60s. AIP, through Henry G. Saperstein is known for being the major U. In order to allay the fears of cinema owners who feared current releases would soon end up being shown on television, AIP issued a statement retroactive to that the company would not release any of their films to television until five years after cinema release unless the film had not made back its original negative costs.
There were a number of soundtrack albums as well. Later years[ edit ] In AIP went public to raise extra capital, issuingshares. Heads of production during the s included Larry Gordon  and Jere Henshaw.
By the early s AIP felt the horror movie cycle was in decline, and so switched to other genres, such as kung fu and gangsters.
In the meantime, the studio imported and released its final foreign film, an Australian film, Mad Maxdubbed into American English.
Negotiations stalled for a while  but resumed a number of months later. Filmways was later bought by Orion Pictures Company in and Filmways was later renamed to Orion Pictures Corporationbut retained the distribution arm.
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