Studio: Psyco Films, Marathon Films, Bijou Classics
Bijou is proud to release Roger Earls, Marathon film S/M classic Born to Raise Hell. To this day Born is the standard that all gay S/M films are judge by around the world. Filmed in 1974 Dir. Roger Earl discovered and casted Val Martin in the lead in BTRH. Born to Raise Hell brought Val Martin international prominence in gay leather communities. In 1980 Val was 2nd runner up in the International Mr Leather contest. In 2009 Mr Earl was presented with the Life Time Achievement award at the GayVN awards show in S.F.
Filmed in 1974 Sidney Charles of Drummer magazine wrote "What can you say about a movie that’s so hot it needs to be handled with asbestos gloves". and "Born to Raise Hell is the movie to see with someone you love to beat, or be beaten by." Filmmaker Fred Halsted said, "The best S/M film he’s ever seen". Born to Raise Hell is in the New York’s Museum of Modern Arts film collection.
Video: 512×382, DivX 5, 1220kbps