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Sorority Girl (1957)

A poor-little-rich-girl feels alienated by her mother and enacts a string of revenges on her fellow pupils at a girls' boarding school. However, she is outcast when one of her stunts nearly drives a girl to suicide.

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Sabra Tanner
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Mort
Barboura Morris ...
Rita Joyce (as Barboura O'Neill)
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Tina
Barbara Cowan ...
Ellie Marshall (as Barbara Crane)
Fay Baker ...
Mrs. Tanner
Jeane Wood ...
Mrs. Fessenden - housemother (as Jeanne Wood)
Joan Lora ...
Terry
Jay Sayer
Beach Dickerson ...
Terry's boyfriend
Shirley Cleveland
Donna Leary
Laurine Hastings
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A poor-little-rich-girl feels alienated by her mother and enacts a string of revenges on her fellow pupils at a girls' boarding school. However, she is outcast when one of her stunts nearly drives a girl to suicide.

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SABRA - SMART... PRETTY... AND ALL BAD! See more »

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Remade as Rebel Highway: Confessions of a Sorority Girl (1994) See more »

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A True Classic
17 May 2002 | by (new york city) – See all my reviews

This is one of my all-time favorite movies. It's a masterpiece. I think Susan Cabot is right up there with Faye Dunaway in "Mommie Dearest," and Lili Taylor in "I Shot Andy Warhol" in her role as Sabra. I think anyone with any damned sense can see him/herself in this young woman. Call me disturbed, or twisted, but that's just the way it is. The scenes with Sabra & her mother are priceless, as are the interactions (and altercations!) between Sabra & Rita, her roommate. It's hard to believe Corman made this film in 1956; it holds up so well. If you miss this, you are missing out on life itself.


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