A film producer murders his star actress during an erotic "game" and makes it look like suicide. The dead girl's lesbian lover discovers what happened, and plots her revenge.

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George Shannon ...
Max Pavell
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Camila Stone
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Alta Leigh / Julie Kent
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Maureen Byrnes ...
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A film producer murders his star actress during an erotic "game" and makes it look like suicide. The dead girl's lesbian lover discovers what happened, and plots her revenge.

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31 January 1973 (USA)  »

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Lynn Lowry initially turned the script down because she objected to all the extensive nudity that her dual role entailed. See more »

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References See No Evil (1971) See more »

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All American Boy
Music by Gershon Kingsley
Lyrics by Lloyd Kaufman
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An Odd Erotic-Thriller From the Troma Team...
9 August 1998 | by (Indiana) – See all my reviews

Although not a particularly good film, it is still loads better than anything Troma released in the 80's. This is the one of the first releases by Troma, a few years after the laughable "The Battle of Love's Return". Lynn Lowry plays a dual role(and cannot act in either of them) as Alta, a woman murdered by adult film-maker Max, & Julie, an actress pursued by lesbian Camila(the leggy Mary Woronov). It might have been a better film had there been better acting and if a stupid sub-plot involving Max's ex-brother-in-law had been deleted.


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