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The Violent Years
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Teenage Killers Taking Their Thrills Unashamed! See more »
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Paula Parkins is the teenage daughter of wealthy parents whom don't seem to make time for her, so she looks for thrills as the leader of her all girl gang who steal, rob, and rape young men. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

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Jean Moorhead ... Paula Parkins
Barbara Weeks ... Jane Parkins
Art Millan ... Carl Parkins (as Arthur Millan)
Theresa Hancock ... Georgia
Joanne Cangi ... Geraldine
Gloria Farr ... Phyllis
Glenn Corbett ... Barney Stetson (as Glen Corbett)
Lee Constant ... Sheila

I. Stanford Jolley ... Judge Clara
Timothy Farrell ... Lt. Holmes (as Timothy Farell)
F. Chan McClure ... Det. Artman
Bruno Metsa ... Manny
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Harry Keaton ... Doctor (uncredited)
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Directed by
William Morgan  (as Wm. M. Morgan)
 
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Edward D. Wood Jr. 

Produced by
Roy Reid .... producer
 
Cinematography by
William C. Thompson (director of photography) (as Wm. C. Thompson)
 
Film Editing by
Gerard Wilson 
 
Makeup Department
Steven Clensos .... makeup artist (as Stephen Clensos)
 
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Jack Miles .... set director
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Frank Leonetti .... master electrician
 
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Michael Terr .... music supervisor (as Manuel Francisco)
 

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65 min
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The Glenn Corbett appearing in this film is not the same actor as the better known Glenn Corbett who entered films in 1959.See more »
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Continuity: The police car seen in driving footage is different from the one seen parked. The word "POLICE" is seen on the moving car but is absent from the parked one.See more »
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Carl Parkins:It does no good to look back. It can only be more of a hurt. We must now look forward, using the past only as a pattern of judgment for the future.See more »
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Referenced in The Sinister Urge (1960)See more »

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Simply a Classic, 6 October 2002
Author: awayfromthesun from Somewhere, Nowhere

Written by the legendary(that's right) Edward D. Wood Jr., this movie stands high above all of the crap that came out during that time. Possibly one of the best stories Ed Wood ever wrote. Who could ask for more than beautiful young girls going around robbing gas stations and causing mayhem? No one.

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