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Sugar Cookies (1973)

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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Helene
Maureen Byrnes ...
Dola
Daniel Sadur ...
Gus
Ondine ...
Roderick
Jennifer Welles ...
Max's Secretary
Anthony Pompei ...
Oliver
Reid Cruickshanks ...
Det. Schwartz
Thomas Mahony ...
Det. Joe
Ralph R. Ralph ...
Doctor
Stanley Kaufman ...
Lawyer (as S. Lloyd Kaufman Sr.)
Shawn Randall ...
Girl In Restaurant
Allen Liffman ...
Man In City Woman
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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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Sugar Cookies... soft on the inside... hard on the outside See more »

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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 Vertigo (1958) See more »

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Sally, Go 'Round the Roses
The Jaynetts
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Deceiving sugar cutters
14 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

This movie is not schlock, despite the lo fi production and its link to Troma productions. A dark fable for adults. Exploitation is a theme of Sugar Cookies, and one wonders if the cast has not fallen prey to said theme. A weird movie with enticing visuals: shadows and contrast are prominent. Definitely worth a look, especially from fans of Warhol and stylish decadence. Through all the cruelty and wickedness, a moral, albeit twisted, can be gleamed.


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