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Brain of Blood (1971)

GP  -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  August 1971 (USA)
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Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in ... See full summary »

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Dorro
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Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" plot line. Dr. Trenton has a few nefarious plot twists of his own in mind, and then there's the thing with the dwarf and the women chained in the basement. It's up to Amir's friend Bob and wife Tracey to try and salvage this tale. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1988) creator Joel Hodgson resurrects the riffing-on-bad-movies format with this film (along with other MST3K staff) as their first project for the Cinematic Titanic DVD series. See more »

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Another Shiny Adamson Apple!
24 February 2001 | by (New England) – See all my reviews

Another woefully bizarre Al Adamson mess, this one actually more coherent than many of his legendary paste-up jobs, but still wonderfully convoluted and ridiculous. The great John Bloom is asinine as a hulking monstrosity, and Kent Taylor is outstanding as a super-ham bad guy. A holy hallucination, this. I saw this with Adamson's extraordinary NURSE SHERRI at the drive-in. Oh, happy days!


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