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A dialogue from bigmikecraft, Meyer Lansky's last enforcer. A new movie is being filmed in Saratoga in 2011 and a short for the Providence Film Festival this summer. I was inducted into the Lansky Group in 1968 because my father worked for the syndicate fixing trials thru-out New York State. My father was the Honorable William A. Craft, of Solomon, Kirwin, and Craft. They were not lawyers, they were Supreme Court Reporters, and were the bag men for both the Republican Party, and The Democratic Party. I became Meyer's Last Enforcer because My father did his job for the organization and I was an only child, therefore no threat. I was a millionaire by the age of 25. I was broke 4 times and kept starting over! I owned many nite-clubs in N.Y. which are all registered to me via the N.Y.S. Liquor Authority. I had the contracts to kill Pierre Trudeau of Canada, and Fidel Castro of Cuba, in 1974. I shall explain them in blogs on this web site. I was forced to save Richard Nixons life after Meyer put out a hit on him in the fall of 1974. I have been in many newspapers and have had to fight the FBI for years until they finally kept me from being printed in the Enquirer o9n the Toronto Star's Article on my contract to hit "Pierre Trudeau, and Fidel Castro in 1974! The article was printed on January 3rd, 2008. The new movie, "Woodstock Melody, "The Real Crime Story" which stars Ben Gleib of the Chelsey Handler Show and is "Esquire Magazines "Comic of the Next 10 years"is a great Real Action Film! Ben plays the eldest son to the Upstate New York, Vermont, and New Hampshire Mob Boss! The iconic actor Fred "The Hammer" Williamson will play a gambler who works for the Boss with the great actress from "The Dallas Television Series" Audrey Landers playing the Bosses long term wife! Audrey is wonderful! The Emmy Award winner Ken Kercheval, "Cliff Barnes" on Dallas, will play the part of the last of the real old time mob bosses still active! Ken is perfect for the part. A new comer "Lena Chase from Smooth Magazine, will play the girlfriend of the big boss! It is a great cast and wait and see the final shoot, live right here on www.fest21.com !
 


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Big Mike Craft's Saratoga Film Festival

I have decided to innitiate a New Film Festival for New York State. The Saratoga Film Festival is now officially scheduled to screen from August 26th, to August 30th, 2009 , in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York. The Racing Capital of The World in August. The oldest race track in the United States, brings all the Holloywood, Las Vegas, and New york film stars every year. The Broadway stars flock to the track, and enjoy the night life that is found in a gambling resort town. There are 50 restaurants and Disco's on Broadway (main street) of Saratoga and adjacent streets. The night life is extreme and has that resort feeling. The race track runs 6 days a week and draws over one (1) million people. I shall conviene a spectacular film festival ,featuring all gendres of films. I shall take personal control of this festival ,with my staff and house agency Tony Cee Associates. I (we) shall accept all independant film ,both full length and shorts, all Documentaries both long and short and all music video's both rock, Hip-Hop, country, new wave, and classical rock and smooth rock music. All entries will be priced the same, and the price is $50.00 per entry US. There will be only money orders and International Money orders accepted for the exact amount of $50.00 Us (FIFTY DOLLARS US) only. The official web site is http://saratoganyfilmfest.spaces.live.com  and our email is saratoganyfilmfest@live.com  All entries shall be mailed to the address at the web site and must be post marked by August 1st. 2009. We are inviting Paris Hilton and Michael Cassidy to be our Festival King And Queen. I knew Michaels father, (God rest his sole) in New York City when I was starting out in 1968. Jack Cassidy was introduced to me by John Marley, who was very nice to a very young man (me) in 1968. As you all know ,John Marley played the Film Producer Woltz, in the Movie Godfather I. John tried to get me in a broadway play but I chose to work for Meyer Lansky instead. I wonder about those day's sometimes. Who knows, unfortunitely, hind sight is 20/20! The Saratoga Film Festival will be registered on www.fest21.com as soom as I get this announcement done. We shall be having a big party at the Polo Club (where I love to go) for all accepted film producers and actors. Canoe of Canada  has already asked to cover the event ,as will the New York Papers, plus Gannett News. The entire athmosphere will be summer at the track, so get your entries in soon. You may send your entries to Mr. Michael Craft Sr. ESQ, Chairman/SNYFF, #10 Tipton Drive, Loudonville, New York, USA, 12211-1827. You may enter all DVD Forms only, plus bios/press kits. DVD's must be compatable with North American Regular DVD Players.  Please go to http://saratoganyfilmfest.spaces.live.com for all the news and basic entry form! There shall be no return of any entrants and the entrant must be responcible for content. There shall be NO X-rated content allowed and Student Films, and Video's are Welcome, but at the regular price due to resort timetables. This is a resort Film Festival, and one should get their Hotel reservation in Early. Tables are available to sell and promote your Projects and DVD's. The Price of the Table is $500.00 US for the week, paid by US or International Money Order Only.Remember go to http://saratoganyfilmfest.spaces.live.com THANK YOU!

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