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Nightmare Circus
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Director:
Writers:
Jerald Cormier (story)
Roman Valenti (screenplay)
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Release Date:
August 1974 (USA) See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Andrew Prine ... Andre
Manuela Thiess ... Simone (as Manuella Thiess)
Sherry Alberoni ... Sheri
Gyl Roland ... Corrine
Sheila Bromley ... Mrs. Baynes (as Shiela Bromley)
Gil Lamb ... Mr. Alvarez
Al Cormier ... Sheriff Stanford
Chuck Niles ... Derek Moore
Jennifer Ashley ... Flower Child
Laura Campbell ... Laura
Sonja Dunson ... Sonja

Karen Fredrik ... Karene (as Karene Fredrik)
Lin Henson ... Lin
Jolene Lontere ... Crazy Girl
Jeane Manson ... Jean (as Jean Manson)
Leslie Oliver ... Leslie
Marlene Tracy ... Marlene
Byrd Holland ... Club Manager
Nick Archondo ... 1st Deputy
Billy Holms ... 2nd Deputy
Bernie Schwartz ... 1st Hunter
Bill Conway ... 2nd Hunter
David Miller ... Highway Patrolman
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jerald Cormier ... Andre's Father (uncredited)

Directed by
Alan Rudolph 
 
Writing credits
Jerald Cormier (story) (as Gerald Cormier)

Roman Valenti (screenplay)

Produced by
Marvin Almeas .... associate producer
Jerald Cormier .... producer (as Gerald Cormier)
Shirlee F. Jamail .... executive producer
Alan Rudolph .... producer
 
Original Music by
Tommy Vig 
 
Cinematography by
E. Lynn (director of photography)
 
Art Direction by
Bill Conway 
 
Makeup Department
Byrd Holland .... special makeup effects creator
Douglas J. White .... special makeup effects creator (as Douglas White)
 
Production Management
John Patrick Graham .... production manager
Christian Alexander Moran .... post-production manager (restored version)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Edward D. Markley .... assistant director (as Eddie Markley)
 
Art Department
Al Cormier .... property master
Stephane Goulet .... property designer (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Frank A. Coe .... sound effects editor
John Vincent .... sound mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Byrd Holland .... visual effects creator
Douglas J. White .... visual effects creator (as Douglas White)
 
Stunts
David Keith .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Brink Brydon .... best boy
Daniel Dayton .... still photographer (as Dan Dayton)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Allan A. Apone .... wardrobe (as Allen Apone)
 
Editorial Department
Thomas Penick .... assistant film editor (as Tom Penick)
 
Music Department
Frank A. Coe .... music editor
Tommy Vig .... conductor
 
Other crew
Joan Cormier .... assistant to producer
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Barn of the Naked Dead" - USA (reissue title)
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Runtime:
86 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Germany:Not Rated (BPjM restricted) | USA:R
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Henry Silva was originally considered to play Andre.See more »
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2 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Lies!, 5 March 2003
Author: dojishoju from Denver, CO

While I saw this movie under the title of "Barn of the Naked Dead", I feel that the title "Nightmare Circus" is just as bad. There is no barn, there is no circus, there is no naked, and I only recall one person dying in the movie and I don't believe it ever shows them dead either. This film is devoid of any content at all. There isn't even enough in to to MST3K it. Avoid it..

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