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The Love-Ins (1967)

Approved | | Drama | 26 July 1967 (USA)
A college professor resigns in protest to the dismissal of student underground newspaper workers and later joins their "hippie movement" and becomes their "Messiah."

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Dr. Jonathan Barnett
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Larry Osborne
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Patricia Cross
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Elliott
Carol Booth ...
Harriet Henning
Marc Cavell ...
Mario
Janee Michelle ...
Lamelle
Ronnie Eckstine ...
Bobby
Michael Evans ...
Rev. Spencer
Hortense Petra ...
Mrs. Sacaccio
Jimmy Lloyd ...
Mr. Henning
Mario Roccuzzo ...
Hippie on LSD
Joe Pyne ...
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The Chocolate Watchband ...
Themselves (as The Chocolate Watchband)
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It's the 60s and every "love child" is in search of a guru to follow and lead them to enlightenment! A group of young hippies follows a much older man and soon he turns himself into their "guru" leading them astray and having his way with the young women in his "flock". Written by McGinty <McGinty@aol.com>

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Dr. Jonathan Barnett: LSD opens up new vistas and experiences to those who take it. And I believe that every healthy person should try it!
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Drop In, Turn On, Tune Out
12 July 2008 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Hip professor Richard Todd (as Jonathan Barnett) resigns from his university, protesting the expulsion of implausible hippies James MacArthur (as Larry Osborne) and Susan Oliver (as Patricia Cross). Mr. MacArthur and Ms. Oliver publish an "underground" newspaper. Mr. Todd believes defending the publication of their "Tomorrow's Times" is a freedom of speech issue; but, his college administration terms it a "pornographic rag". After advocating LSD use on Joe Pyne's TV show, Todd is evicted from his apartment. Jobless and homeless, Todd moves into MacArthur and Oliver's San Francisco pad. There, he becomes a Timothy Leary-type hero. Mark Goddard (as Elliott) plays a dealer who can take you really far out.

Counterculture garbage from producer Sam Katzman and director Arthur Dreifuss.

Bad trip, man.

Bummer.

* The Love-Ins (1967) Arthur Dreifuss ~ Richard Todd, James MacArthur, Susan Oliver


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