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Welcome to Arrow Beach (1974)

 -  Horror  -  May 1974 (USA)
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A hippie girl wandering on a California beach is taken in by a Korean War veteran who lives in a nearby mansion with his sister. The girl soon begins to suspect that the mansion is home to ... See full summary »

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Grace Henry
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Deputy Rakes
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Sheriff Duke Bingham
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Gloria LeRoy ...
Ginger
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Alex Heath
Dodie Heath ...
Felice
Altovise Davis ...
Deputy Molly (as Altovise Gore)
Elizabeth St. Clair ...
Head Nurse
Robert Lussier ...
Deputy Lippencourt
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Hot Rod Driver
Tony Ballen ...
Pharmacist
John Hart ...
Doctor
Andy Romano ...
Bryant
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A hippie girl wandering on a California beach is taken in by a Korean War veteran who lives in a nearby mansion with his sister. The girl soon begins to suspect that the mansion is home to some very strange goings-on. Written by Anonymous

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Stuart Whitman was originally approached to play Jason Henry, but turned the part down and asked if he could portray Deputy Rakes instead. See more »

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Music by Bert Keyes and George Barrie
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Just about worth seeing
5 February 2014 | by (Greenwich - London) – See all my reviews

A real oddity, this one. Stars Laurence Harvey who also directed and would die before the film was released. Indeed Harvey does not look well or perform well and it is sad that his career should have ended this way. Not that I ever thought him much of an actor but he certainly had a presence when younger and could successfully bring his personality to bear on a film if nothing else. Not here sadly for this is generally poorly directed and poorly performed by all concerned, though we do get a spirited performance from an aged Gloria LeRoy. Indeed her turn precipitates the best sequence in the whole film and certainly prevents any chance of dropping off. Just about worth seeing for it is certainly a little bit different but could have been so much better.


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