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Garden of LOVE... Garden of DEATH, He Plants the Seeds of Evil
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A sinister landscaper turns into a tree and learns to communicate with his fellow plants. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Katharine Houghton ... Ellen Bennett

Joe Dallesandro ... Carl, the Gardener
Rita Gam ... Helena Boardman
James Congdon ... John Bennett
Anne Meacham ... Mrs. García
Teodorina Bello ... Liza, the Maid
Ivan Rodriguez ... Max
Esther Mari ... Rosa
Roberto Negron ... Ralph
Hal Lasky ... Fred Burrows
Cass Fry ... Jinny
Robert Yoh ... Robby
Tanny McDonald ... Mrs. Burrows
Katherine De Beer ... Gladys Stone
Orlando Rodriguez ... Mr. Von Wohl
Baron De Beer ... Wayne
Janet Gomez ... Mrs. Von Wohl
Louis Vigoroux ... Mr. García
Jorge Vasquez ... Salvador
Yeyita Cervoni ... Maria
Irma Torres ... Domenica
Angel Rivera ... Doctor
Maggie Benson ... Nurse
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Directed by
James H. Kay  (as Jim Kay)
 
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(in alphabetical order)
James H. Kay  (as Jim Kay)

Produced by
Tony Belletier .... producer
Chalmer G. Kirkbride Jr. .... associate producer
Chalmer Kirkbride .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Marc Fredericks 
 
Cinematography by
Michael Zingale (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Cal Schultz 
 
Casting by
Vic Ramos 
 
Production Design by
Don Gilman 
 
Makeup Department
Enrico Cortese .... makeup artist
Romaine Greene .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Bob Plone .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Julián Ibáñez .... assistant director (as Julian Ibanez)
 
Art Department
Richard Nelson .... property master
 
Sound Department
Orlando Cordero .... sound recordist
Al Mian .... sound
John Quinn .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Leslie Colombani .... gaffer
Kenneth Goss .... chief grip
Miguel Antonia Lauente .... camera operator
Pat Tarzini .... assistant camera
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sivia Aulette .... principal wardrobe
 
Other crew
Fay Dattner .... script supervisor
Kenneth Lane .... jewellery
Eva Montalvo .... production secretary
Mateu Sherko .... additional clothes
Bill Tice .... additional clothes
Robert Yoh .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Gardener" - USA (original title)
"Seeds of Evil" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
86 min
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Color (TVC)
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Certification:
Iceland:16 | Norway:18 (video premiere) | USA:R | West Germany:18
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Recording sound for the film was extremely problematic because the filming locations were inhabited by hordes of tree frogs whose croaking was quite loud.See more »
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Referenced in Planting the Seeds of Evil (2006) (V)See more »

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1 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
Gardening and somewhat Evil, 11 November 2002
Author: ginbot462 (ginbot462@yahoo.com) from brazil somewhere

Ok, I saw it a while ago - but here is what I remember. I think there was a lot of drinking (not by me, though I suggest it if you watch this), a lot of plants, and something to do with Brazil. I may be mistaken, but if you rented this movie, it's not my fault. It isn't the best Funny Bad movie I ever seen (that still goes to Hobgoblins), and sure isn't scary. However, it isn't in the category of unwatchable bad. I felt when watching it, that if MST3K did it - then it would be good. However, by itself - you may just want it to end. And don't expect much from the ending (or the begining/middle for that matter)!

Oh yea, and I remember the movie being really "green", that's the best way to describe it. Maybe 'cause it's from the 70s.

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