Director Rob Moretti Bares His Soul in the Re-release of His Directorial Debut
"Crutch" on DVD
Left of Center Entertainment and Victory Multimedia debut a captivating and brutally honest
coming-of-age tale about love, loss, lies and crossing boundaries.
Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) August 28, 2009 -- Take an emotional rollercoaster ride through despair and deep dark
secrets with the Director's Cut of "Crutch" on November 3, 2009 from Left of Center Entertainment and Victory
Multimedia. "Crutch" is the riveting true story of Rob Moretti, who also directed, wrote, produced, and starred in
the film, on his experiences growing up the child of an alcoholic while being sexually abused by his teacher as an
impressionable teenager. This special Director's Cut is packed with Bonus Features including a very candid audio
commentary by Moretti, as well as an in-depth interview, deleted scenes and a behind-the-scenes featurette. The
film also stars Eben Gordon, Frankie Faison (Adam, The Vampire's Assistant), Jennifer Laine Williams and
Jennifer J. Katz. The Director's Cut of "Crutch" will be available on DVD nationwide for a SRP of $24.98.
Top critics have declared "Crutch" as "a nicely structured drama...a note of real anguish," The New York Times,
and that the film "Succeeds in creating an intimacy with the audience…the story is so personal that you can't help
but feel like a voyeur," Filmcritic.com. HX Magazine hailed the film as "Well-written, cleverly crafted and finely
acted, this smart drama is full of characters you just want to reach through the screen to shake, slap or save.
Moretti doesn't waste a single moment in sharing his very personal story."
The film was released theatrically at the Quad Cinema in New York City, landing at #4 for the highest grossing
films per screen its opening weekend in September of 2004. "Crutch" aired on Q Television Network, and sailed
into the Top 50 Rentals in the US for three consecutive weeks during its initial DVD release in 2005.
Rob Moretti began his career in fro