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I Dismember Mama (1972)
"Poor Albert and Little Annie" (original title)

 -  Drama | Horror | Thriller  -  1972 (USA)
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Albert tried to kill his rich snobby mother once. Then he was institutionalized. Now he's escaped. Albert is after his mother again. And he will torture and kill anything that lays in the ... See full summary »

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Zooey Hall ...
Albert
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Annie
Joanne Moore Jordan ...
Mrs. Robertson
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Detective
Marlene Tracy ...
Alice
Frank Whiteman ...
Dr. Burton
Elaine Partnow ...
Nurse
Rosella Olsen ...
Girl in Poolroom
Robert Christopher ...
Man In Poolroom
James Tartan ...
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Albert tried to kill his rich snobby mother once. Then he was institutionalized. Now he's escaped. Albert is after his mother again. And he will torture and kill anything that lays in the way... Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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When this film was originally shown in theaters, patrons were given free paper "Up Chuck Cups" when they purchased their tickets. See more »

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When Albert escapes from the hospital and is in the shopping center parking lot looking for a car to steal, the back window of the car the cameraman is riding in is visible during a tracking shot as Albert tips his hat to a lady. See more »

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Followed by Killing Obsession (1994) See more »

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POOR ALBERT
Lyrics by Rocket Roden
Music by Herschel Burke Gilbert
Sung by Rocket Roden
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The Title is Actually the Best Thing
15 July 2001 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

Original title belies what is really a bad movie. Hall plays a strange psycho who hates all women who are not virgins. Then he meets a innocent 11 year old. They take a extended trip to a amusement park. We see a long series of montages of them playing on the rides. Complete with a syrupy song titled "Poor Albert". (And you thought this was supposed to be a horror movie). The climax takes place in a abandoned warehouse full of mannequins, which the director does not take advantage of. A truly pathetic excuse for filmmaking. No scares, no suspense, no creativity; just Zooey Hall trying desperately to act. The worst film I've seen and I have seen a lot.


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