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The Gore Gore Girls (1972)

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A ditsy reporter enlists the help of a sleazy private eye to solve a series of gory killings of female strippers at a Chicago nightclub.

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Cast

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Frank Kress ...
Amy Farrell ...
Nancy Weston
Hedda Lubin ...
Marlene
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Marzdone Mobilie
Russ Badger ...
Lt. Anderson
Jackie Kroeger ...
Suzie Cream Puff
Nora Alexis ...
Lola Prize
Phil Laurenson ...
First Policeman
Frank Rice ...
Second Policeman
Corlee Bew ...
First Go-Go Dancer
Emily Mason ...
Mary McHenry
Lena Bousman ...
Second Go-Go Dancer
Marina Salli ...
Third Go-Go Dancer
Norman Dachman ...
Master of Ceremonies
Menda MacPhail ...
Fourth Go-Go Dancer
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Storyline

Strippers at a sleazy club are being mutilated at an alarming rate. A pretty reporter enlists the aid of a debonair detective to solve the case and land her a front-page story. Soon, the two are wading through evidence against a vegetable-pulverizing freak, a creepy college student, and a group of angry feminists. Written by Stacy Calvert <scalvert@bradley.edu>

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December 1972 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blood Orgy  »

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$63,500 (estimated)
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Shot in two weeks. See more »

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The amount of hot oil and French fries in the glass bowl. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Anderson: Ah, face mutilated with a meat tenderizer, throat slit, and this one had her ass beat in.
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Ah, face mutilated with a meat tenderizer, throat slit, and this one had her ass beat in.
15 February 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Now, just what are you expecting from the director of The Wizard of Gore, Blood Feast, and Blood Feast 2: All U Can Eat. Herschell Gordon Lewis can certainly pile on the gore. There is so much gore that you quickly forget what that naked woman looked like before the killer got started.

There is actually a story here. Abraham Gentry, played by Frank Kress in his only role, is hired by The Globe to investigate a stripper's death. He is accompanied by cub reporter Nancy, played by Amy Farrell, whose had a couple of TV roles, but only one other movie role, a stew on Airport 1975.

The strippers are typical 70s. They wore pasties, didn't have a pole, and danced to cheesy music. The customers were typical for the time, too.

Now, I was an Argento fan long before Juno discovered him, and I was a Lewis fan before Justin Bateman brought him to light in the same film. It's schlock, and the gore is not going to be to everyone's taste, but it is campy fun.


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