Watch clips from some of the movies and shows Kentucky taxpayers helped fund

Kentucky has promised more than $90 million in incentives to companies making movies, television shows, documentaries and commercials inside the state.
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Kentucky has promised more than $90 million in incentives to companies making movies, television shows, documentaries and commercials inside the state.

Kentucky awards $5 million a month to low-budget films. What do we get in return?

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October 19, 2017 09:13 AM