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Hot Summer Week (1972)

PG | | Comedy, Drama, Thriller | July 1972 (USA)
Two girls on their way to a hippie encounter session pick up a crazed Vietnam veteran, who might just be the serial killer who is murdering hippies in the area.

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Two girls on their way to a hippie encounter session pick up a crazed Vietnam veteran, who might just be the serial killer who is murdering hippies in the area.

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The opening credits are done in various creative ways, such as written on car bumper stickers, and hitchhikers holding up signs. See more »

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A truly awful picture
4 January 2002 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Saw this one late one night on television in Sweden, and went on watching, mostly because of Michael Ontkean. It's supposedly a thriller about two hitch-hiking girls. But this movie is just hilarious, with bizarre flashbacks, a freaky hippie community, and an ending that makes you wonder whether they had a script writer at all. A must-see for lover of bad films. You'll get at lot of laughs.


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