Documentary on Charles Manson and his family. Has a number of insightful interviews with many family members most notably Squeaky and Sandy (Blue and Red). There is also a history of Manson... See full summary »
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Credited cast:
Mary Brunner ...
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Vincent Bugliosi ...
Himself
Bruce Davis ...
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Lynette Fromme ...
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Sandra Good ...
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Steve Grogan ...
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Ronnie Howard ...
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Charles Manson ...
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Narrator (voice) (as Jess Pearson)
Phil Phillips ...
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Nancy Pitman ...
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Brooks Poston ...
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Catherine Share ...
Herself
George Spahn ...
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Paul Watkins ...
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Documentary on Charles Manson and his family. Has a number of insightful interviews with many family members most notably Squeaky and Sandy (Blue and Red). There is also a history of Manson from his birth to the family formation to the Tate/La Bianca murders. Plenty of footage of the family playing at Spahn Ranch. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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Told in their own words by the killers themselves! See more »


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January 1973 (USA)  »

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Manson and Squeaky Fromme  »

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Brooks Poston and Paul Watkins, who provided the musical score for the film, were both former members of the "Manson Family". See more »

Quotes

Lynette Fromme: [holding a rifle] You have to make love with it. You have to know it...
[moans]
Lynette Fromme: You have to know every part of it. And to know you know it is to know it, so that you could pick it up, any second, and SHOOT!
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Young Girl
Written and Performed by Paul Watkins and Brooks Poston
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A truly unique documentary
26 May 2001 | by (Athens, Greece) – See all my reviews

When I rented it the back cover didn't specify what genre it is and I thought it was a movie about Manson. While I was watching it I thought I was unlucky and it was a re-creation of the Family life with actors saying scripted lines supposed to scare us or trouble us. What a surprise when I found that all this was REAL! This is the actual Family interviewed on screen, this is the actual footage from their life! Creepy, no doubt, but a collector's item, if you happen to find it.


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