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Jail Bait (1954)

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Vic Brady draws young Don Gregor into a life of crime. He then blackmails Gregor's plastic surgeon father into fixing up his face so he can evade the cops.

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Inspector Johns
Dolores Fuller ...
Marilyn Gregor
Clancy Malone ...
Don Gregor
John Robert Martin ...
Detective McCall
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Lt. Bob Lawrence
Herbert Rawlinson ...
Dr. Boris Gregor
Timothy Farrell ...
Tedi Thurman ...
Loretta (as Theodora Thurman)
Bud Osborne ...
Paul McKenna - Night Watchman
Mona McKinnon ...
Miss Willis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Don Nagel ...
Detective Davis
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Vic Brady draws young Don Gregor into a life of crime. He then blackmails Gregor's plastic surgeon father into fixing up his face so he can evade the cops.

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12 May 1954 (USA)  »

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The score was "borrowed" from Mesa of Lost Women (1953). See more »

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Various scenes show the same shadow from a tree in the first scene in the house of the father. See more »

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Loretta: Honey, that's bad business, cop killing.
Vic Brady: So what? They bleed like anybody else. Now stop gibbering! I gotta think!
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Featured in Ed Wood: Look Back in Angora (1994) See more »

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DANGER!..These Girls are Hot!
10 October 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

First of all, let me say that the title Jail Bait has to do with a gun and not under-age sex. This is one of Ed Wood's classics. Yes, it's horrible and the movie is so cheap it's funny. However, it's not as "good" as Plan 9.

Things to watch for:

The doctor's office. His desk is huge. When ever anyone wants to sit down, the have to squeeze between a plant and chair.

The music - it's horrible and ALWAYS playing. Even when someones parking a car the suspenseful guitar music begins strumming.

The doc performs plastic surgery in a guys living room! On his couch! At gun point!

Steve Reeves first movie - he takes his shirt off to prove it's him.

Worth the rental. The scenes in the theater (with the exception of a horrible and really kind of shocking black-face act thrown in for no reason at all) made me laugh out loud.


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