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Ethlyn De Carlo
Michael de Carlo (as Michael De Carlo)
Gaye Gordon ... Edna
Will Gregory ... Ben
William Guhl
Norman Hartweg (as Norman Hartwig)
Geraldine Leder ... Ben and Edna's Daughter
Paul Leder ... Harry

Rue McClanahan ... Sally 'Poochie'
King Moody ... Blowhard

Directed by
John Hayes  (as John Patrick Hayes)
Writing credits
William W. Norton (written by) (as William Norton)

Paul Leder  uncredited

Produced by
Ethlyn De Carlo .... associate producer
Paul Leder .... producer
Max Winter .... associate producer
Original Music by
Jaime Mendoza-Nava 
Cinematography by
Paul Hipp (director of photography)
Music Department
Jaime Mendoza-Nava .... conductor

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Sally 'Poochie':It only takes a minute. Five minutes, that's all. Did you ever look at a clock? That's all it takes, actual time. Five minutes maybe. Then what? It's all over. There no sign left, no mark. It's all done and past. Just two people, for five minutes.
Floyd:That's all it means to you?
Sally 'Poochie':That's all it is, the real of it. If you make it anything more than that, it's your own fault.
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8 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
Promises Little, Delivers Less, 15 September 2000
Author: Steve Duff from Seattle, WA

Joe Bob Briggs mentioned how great Rue McLanahan (Golden Girls) looked in this early-'60s exploiter. Don't believe it! There's nothing much to see, no nudity or anything else that would make an exploiter interesting. The storyline and acting are horrible, as one might expect, and it's very, very boring. If you're curious about how the young Rue McLanahan looked, check out HOLLYWOOD AFTER DARK instead. It's no cinema classic, either, but at least it delivers.

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