Party Monster Poster

Release Date: 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
This documentary depicts the rise and fall of Michael Alig, who arrives in New York City from Indiana and becomes a renowned club promoter. Notorious for their outlandishness, his parties become increasingly debauched and drug-fueled, as does Alig himself. When drug dealer and club regular Angel Melendez is found dead, evidence eventually points to Alig and one of his roommates as the killers. The film features interviews with Alig and others in his world, along with dramatized reenactments.

Director: Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: World of Wonder

Keywords: Murder, 1980s, Rise, 1990s, Fall, Prison, New York City