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Welcome Home Brother Charles (1975)

 -  Action | Drama | Horror  -  November 1975 (USA)
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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 »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Marlo Monte ...
Charles Murray
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Carmen
Stan Kamber ...
Jim
Tiffany Peters ...
Christina Freeman
Ben Bigelow ...
Harry Freeman
Jake Carter ...
N.D.
Jackie Ziegler ...
Twyla
Ed Sander ...
Judge
Teri Hayden ...
Judge's Wife
Stephen Schenck ...
Prosecutor
Kamala James ...
Prosecutor's Wife
Mordo Dana ...
Physician
Elizabeth McAlpine ...
Mrs. Simpson
Jack Gregory ...
Psychiatrist
Geraldine Marble ...
Charles' Mother
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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 seducing their women and murdering them by a mysterious means. Then the hook is revealed - his murder weapon is his own genitals which are now enormous and super powered as a result of the experiments he endured in prison. You heard me right; he kills with his penis and you see it all! Written by Stewmungous <swattson@ic.sunysb.edu>

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Don't Waste Your Time...
23 September 2007 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

Don't believe the hype! This film is boring and dull as dirt. I love films of this period/genre, but this one has no redeeming value. If you're simply waiting to see the infamous "prop" -- you're in for a disappointment: it appears (only once!) during the final five minutes of the film, and even then it's non-eventful and (excuse the pun) anti-climactic. The story is poorly conceived, written and executed, and overall the film brings nothing new or fresh to the table for this type of film. Trust me, you've seen it all before in much better films of the period. This dull and dated dud isn't worth your time -- avoid it at all costs! Check out the director's under-rated and almost ignored gem, "Black Sister's Revenge" instead -- it'll surprise you.


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