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The Witch Who Came from the Sea (1976)

A disturbed woman is haunted by memories of childhood abuse, which culminates in a murder spree.

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Molly
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Long John
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Cathy
Peggy Feury ...
Doris
Jean Pierre Camps ...
Tadd
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Tripoli
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Billy Batt
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Alexander McPeak
Richard Kennedy ...
Detective Beardsley
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Detective Stone
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Clarissa
Stan Ross ...
Jack Dracula
Lynne Guthrie ...
Carol
Barry Cooper ...
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Sam Walters
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A disturbed woman is haunted by memories of childhood abuse, which culminates in a murder spree.

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Molly really knows how to cut men down to size!!

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February 1976 (USA)  »

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A Bruxa que Veio do Mar  »

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George "Buck" Flower not only acts in this movie as one of the homicide detectives investigating the murders committed by Millie Perkins in the movie, but also served as the film's casting director. In fact, Flower cast his own daughter Verkina to play young Molly in the disturbing flashback sequences featured in the movie. See more »

Quotes

Alexander McPeak: [Molly fantasizes that Mcpeak speaks to her while he's in a tv commercial] Why don't you shave me, you hot sweet little bitch.
Alexander McPeak: Start right here.
Alexander McPeak: [McPeak starts to cut his throat with a razor] Here under the left ear Molly.
Alexander McPeak: Dig deep Molly.
Alexander McPeak: Spiral, around the throat Molly.
Alexander McPeak: Dig deep Molly.
Alexander McPeak: Back and forth Molly.
Alexander McPeak: Untill you get the parts that you want.
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Featured in Lost at Sea with Matt Cimber (2016) See more »

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Unique, surreal and disturbing, but exploitative
16 April 2000 | by (Wellington, New Zealand) – See all my reviews

This one's a real weirdie. It's unique, surreal and genuinely disturbing, and Millie Perkins gives a memorably intense and bizarre performance as Molly. It goes out of its way to shock the viewer, and largely succeeds. It also features the single most upsetting childhood trauma flashback I've ever seen.

It's probably too much for most people's tastes, but if you enjoy flawed one-of-a-kind low budget '70s horror, it's worth a look if you can find it. I am a bit dubious about the exploitative way it uses the subject of child abuse device to shock and disturb the viewer, so be warned.


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