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Color Me Blood Red (1965)

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A crackpot artist kills various people to use their blood as his new crimson red color for his paintings.

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An eccentric artist is panned by a well-known critic at his opening for not having a good color sense, so he starts a new series, using his own blood to paint. Soon he is weakened and must find other sources of blood to continue his paintings. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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13 October 1965 (USA)  »

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Color Me Red  »

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$50,000 (estimated)
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Director Herschell Gordon Lewis cited Roger Corman's A Bucket of Blood (1959) as the main inspiration for Color Me Blood Red. See more »

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Gigi: Adam, if we ever get married, the first thing I'll do is... get a divorce.
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sad this film is not shown in theaters anymore, or very rarely
29 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

it's fun to see with an audience going bananas over it...

that said the DVD is very good, the print is really good quality. it's a very good looking movie and lots of fun and I like its take on art and violence and snobbery and "daddy-o" ness. it's definitely my favorite of the "trilogy".

oh I need more lines. how about one from the movie, "Her blood, you, you used it as paint!?!!?"

"It's quite the thing to own a Sorge painting!"

"there is one great painting in all of us."

"that caviar critic Farnsworth!"

I still need more lines? I mean how much is there to say about "Color Me Blood Red" for goodnessakes!


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