MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,627 this week

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

 -  Drama | Horror | Thriller  -  1972 (USA)
3.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.8/10 from 255 users  
Reviews: 19 user | 8 critic

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 »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 06 Dec 2011
 
a list of 631 titles
created 07 Jun 2012
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 191 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 2688 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "I Dismember Mama" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: I Dismember Mama (1972)

I Dismember Mama (1972) on IMDb 3.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of I Dismember Mama.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A young woman is brought to an asylum to receive special treatment from a mysterious doctor. Dr. Spector does more than just run the hospital -- he offers his patients as sacrifices to ... See full summary »

Director: William Girdler
Stars: Charles Kissinger, Nick Jolley, Carla Borelli
Certificate: GP Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A family is trapped in a desert town by a cult of senior-citizens who recruit the town's children to worship Satan.

Director: Bernard McEveety
Stars: Strother Martin, L.Q. Jones, Charles Bateman
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

Two police detectives try to catch a serial killer who is stalking a rural California drive-in theater, randomly killing people with a sword.

Director: Stu Segall
Stars: John F. Goff, Steve Vincent, Douglas Gudbye
The Child (1977)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A newly-hired housekeeper in a remote area is alarmed to discover that her boss's eleven-year-old daughter is using her supernatural powers to take revenge on the people she holds ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Voskanian
Stars: Laurel Barnett, Rosalie Cole, Frank Janson
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The twisted tale of Caleb, and his alter ego Lester. After being pushed around too far, Caleb transforms into Lester and returns to those who have wronged him.

Directors: Don Jones, Mikel Angel
Stars: Erik Stern, Kay Neer, Jeremiah Beecher
Action | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

A proud black man does time in jail where he is subjected to heinous experiments. Once released, he goes about extracting vengeance on those who put him in prison. This includes both ... See full summary »

Director: Jamaa Fanaka
Stars: Marlo Monte, Reatha Grey, Stan Kamber
Axe (1977)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Three criminals on a murder spree arrives at a farmhouse, where a girl is living with her paralyzed grandfather.

Director: Frederick R. Friedel
Stars: Leslie Lee, Jack Canon, Ray Green
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

An undertaker and his two friends, who are restaurant owners, drum up business by going out on the town and killing people; the restaurant owners use parts of the bodies for their menu, and... See full summary »

Director: T.L.P. Swicegood
Stars: Ray Dannis, Warrene Ott, James Westmoreland
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

An obese woman recently released from an insane asylum kills anyone who attempts to get her to stop eating.

Director: Nick Millard
Stars: Priscilla Alden, Michael Flood, Jane Lambert
Video Violence (Video 1987)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A husband and wife open a video store in a new town, and come to find out that the locals only rent horror films and the "occasional triple X'er", and make their own snuff videos.

Director: Gary P. Cohen
Stars: Gary Schwartz, Chick Kaplan, Robin Leeds
Comedy | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A group of men and women travel to a Carribean resort to discover themselves sexually but unfortunately one of them has also discovered that they like to murder people too.

Directors: Beverly Sebastian, Ferd Sebastian
Stars: Claudia Jennings, Jean Marie Ingels, Cheri Howell
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The young, naive Smitty is sent to prison for six months; Cathy, his girlfriend, watches as he disappears behind the bars and barbed wire. He's assigned a cell with Queenie, a balls-out ... See full summary »

Directors: Harvey Hart, Jules Schwerin
Stars: Wendell Burton, Michael Greer, Zooey Hall
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Zooey Hall ...
Albert
...
Annie
Joanne Moore Jordan ...
Mrs. Robertson
...
Detective
Marlene Tracy ...
Alice
Frank Whiteman ...
Dr. Burton
...
Nurse
Rosella Olsen ...
Girl in Poolroom
Robert Christopher ...
Man In Poolroom
James Tartan ...
Attendant
Edit

Storyline

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>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The most shattering nightmare of all! See more »

Genres:

Drama | Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1972 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I Dismember Mama  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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

Goofs

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 »

Connections

Referenced in The Big Box: Don't Open the Door (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

POOR ALBERT
Lyrics by Rocket Roden
Music by Herschel Burke Gilbert
Sung by Rocket Roden
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Just remember that "horror" is not the main ingredient!
4 March 1999 | by (Suffolk, Virginia) – See all my reviews

The alternative title of this film would make much better sense. Through some extremely unrelated footage, it does very good at hiding the truth of our "Poor Albert" who killed "Little Annie's" mama. That way, we can slowly await the climax. Horror and gore fans, be warned! You will be disappointed by the lack of severed body parts and / or any detailed scenes of graphic violence, and just because it's titled I DISMEMBER MAMA! Don't blame me if I said this! I watched this film from an out-of-print Simitar version that might have been cut from any over-the-top gore. So what? A good little El Cheapola drive-in thriller, but try not to get too high on your expectations.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why was 'Poor Albert' rereleased as 'Dismember Mama'? phoenixandrew
Geri Reischl Scheduled to Appear at Maryland Nostalgia Convention pickitwilly
Discuss I Dismember Mama (1972) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?