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Jigsaw (1968)

Approved | | Mystery, Thriller | 5 June 1968 (USA)
After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.

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Arthur Belding
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Jonathan Fields
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Helen Atterbury
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Lew Haley
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Sarah
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Edward Arkroyd
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Ida
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Dill
Susanne Benton ...
Arlene
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Building Superintendent
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Peter
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Arnie
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(as Ralph Maurer)
Jim Creech
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After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.

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Take A 'Trip' With A Man Who Took L.S.D. By Mistake! See more »

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Mystery | Thriller

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5 June 1968 (USA)  »

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A Noite Convida ao Crime  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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This was originally planned to be a television movie. However due to content NBC refused to run it so Universal gave it a theatrical release instead. See more »

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Remake of Mirage (1965) See more »

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Jigsaw
Performed by Dr. West's Medicine Show and Junk Band
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an interesting film with a sixties flavor sadly unavailable
5 November 2004 | by (San Diego, CA) – See all my reviews

I originally saw this film when it was first shown on commercial TV in the seventies and again in the mid eighties, but not in the theater. It seemed to be cut very badly to fit commercials...I found it very enjoyable with excellent acting and an interesting plot. It has never been available on video or DVD maybe due to licensing or a perception of low consumer interest by Universal. (If anyone has a copy in either format, let me know.) I don't think it's been shown on TV in at least 20 years. Most people I've talked to have never heard of it despite what I consider an all star cast including Hope Lange, Bradford Dillman, Pat Hingle, and Harry Guardino. I look forward to seeing it uncut someday.


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