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The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!? -- Jerry falls in love with a stripper he meets at a carnival. Little does he know that she is the sister of a gypsy fortune teller whose predictions he had scoffed at earlier. The gypsy turns him into a zombie and he goes on a killing spree.

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Jerry falls in love with a stripper he meets at a carnival. Little does he know that she is the sister of a gypsy fortune teller whose predictions he had scoffed at earlier. The gypsy turns him into a zombie and he goes on a killing spree. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Ray Dennis Steckler ... Jerry (as Cash Flagg)
Brett O'Hara ... Madame Estrella
Atlas King ... Harold
Sharon Walsh ... Angela
Pat Kirkwood ... Madison (as Madison Clarke)
Erina Enyo ... Carmelita
Toni Camel ... Stella
Don Russell ... Ortega (as Jack Brady)
William Turner ... Himself (as Bill Ward)
Steve Clark ... 2nd Policeman (as Steve Clarke)
Neil Stillman ... Barker
Joan Howard ... Angela's Mother

Titus Moede ... Hobo
Gene Pollock ... Night Club Manager
Son Hooker ... 1st Policeman
Carolyn Brandt ... Marge Neilson
Don Snyder ... The Entertainer

Carol Kaye ... The Entertainer (as Carol Kay)
Teri Randal ... The Entertainer
James Bowie ... Night Club Comedian / Creature
Patrice Michaels ... Dancing Girl
Pat Lynn ... Dancing Girl
Jill Carson ... Girl in Dressing Room / Dancing Girl
Betty Downing ... Dancing Girl
Denise Lynn ... Dancing Girl
Cindy Shea ... Dancing Girl
Patti Crandall ... Dancing Girl
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bonnie Berkeley ... (uncredited)
Jeanette Briggs ... Woman in Audience (uncredited)
Anita Jaye ... (uncredited)

László Kovács ... Man at Carnival (uncredited)
Robert Silliphant ... 2nd Barker (uncredited)

Directed by
Ray Dennis Steckler 
 
Writing credits
Gene Pollock (screenplay) &
Robert Silliphant (screenplay)

E.M. Kevke (original story)

Produced by
George J. Morgan .... executive producer
Ray Dennis Steckler .... producer
 
Original Music by
Libby Quinn 
André Brummer (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Joseph V. Mascelli (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Don Schneider 
 
Art Direction by
Mike Harrington 
 
Makeup Department
Lilly .... makeup artist
Tom Scherman .... special makeup
 
Production Management
Austin McKinney .... production manager (as A. McKinney)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Don Russell .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Ken Carlson .... sound
Lee Strosnider .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Pat Kirkwood .... electrician
László Kovács .... assistant camera (as Leslie Kovacs)
Jimmy Parks .... gaffer
Greg von Berblinger .... grip (as G. Berblinger)
Vilmos Zsigmond .... camera operator (as William Zsigmond)
 
Music Department
Rod Moss .... music editor
Alan Smith .... stager: musical numbers
Bill Turner .... stager: musical numbers
 
Other crew
John McKenna .... script supervisor
Roy Youngman .... president: Rel Records (uncredited)
 

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Also Known As:
"Teenage Psycho Meets Bloody Mary" - USA (reissue title)
"The Incredibly Strange Creatures" - USA (short title)
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82 min
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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Trivia:
The apartment used for Stella's house belonged to camera operator Vilmos Zsigmond.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The climax begins at night, then immediately switches to broad daylight (see trivia).See more »
Quotes:
Madame Estrella:Look at the beautiful, speening wheel. See how it speens!See more »
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Shook Out of ShapeSee more »

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14 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
Incredibly Strange film worth watching, 15 October 2002
Author: funkyfry from Oakland CA

Incredibly Strange, yes..... but is it alive? No, it's got some good points ("hallucinogenic hypnovision", which is detailed in a preface not seen in most U.S. video prints, turns out to involve ushers in monster masks, hardly the doctor's prescription for a happy trip) but overall dull and slack and looking exactly like five dollars. Still, it's a movie that shows Steckler's love for film, even if this somhow doesn't make up for LENGTHY semi-burlesque dance sequences and the absence of any real "zombies."

B-movie fans in the bay area have been treated over the last few years to Steckler's appearances at Will Viharo's "Thrillville Revue", and I'm happy to say that Steckler is a director who can sit in a theater and laugh at his movie with an audience (you just have to take my word for it that there are A LOT of directors who make bad films and take them VERY seriously... just listen to the director's commentary on the film "the Bone Yard" for an example). This is not his best effort (see "The Thrill Killers" for that), but it's pretty fun if you see it with popcorn and a bunch of drunk people. And heck, that's what movies are all about, isn't it?

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