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Gertrude Steen (writer)
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June 1969 (USA) See more »
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The shockingly naked facts about LSD, revealing for the first time an inside look the damaging effects of the sugar cube on the morals of a young girl!
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College students Alice and Kathy are invited to a pool party by lesbian Frieda. Alice gets drunk and uses acid and does not feel well... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Julia Blackburn ... Frieda Hamilton (uncredited)
Roger Gentry ... Bob Fletcher aka Animal (uncredited)
Donn Greer ... Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Sheri Jackson ... Alice Trenton (uncredited)
Janice Kelly ... Kathy Wilson (uncredited)

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John Donne 
 
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Gertrude Steen (writer)

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John Donne .... producer
 

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Also Known As:
"Alice Goes to Acidland" - USA (DVD title)
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55 min
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Narrator:Removing her clothes, Alice changed into a costume more befitting her new personality. She now belonged to another society, another world. A world of Pot, LSD and Free Love. Alice Trenton, as her father knew her, was dead. Long Live Alice. She had now become a wild and provocative twinight hippie. Complete with the Indian beads and moccasins.See more »

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You'll Need Acid for This One, 29 March 2014
Author: Michael_Elliott from Louisville, KY

Alice in Acidland (1969)

* 1/2 (out of 4)

How "entertained" you are by this 55-minute nudie will be determined by how badly you need to see nudity. Alice (Sheri Jackson) is taken to a pool party by her friend Frieda and it turns out that this party is being hosted by a lesbian. Not only is a lesbian hosting the party but she's serving up alcohol and weed, all of which are things that our young Alice has never tried. Soon the beautiful teen heads down the dangerous world of sex and drugs. Take out the nudity and ALICE IN ACIDLAND would be just like those exploitation pictures from the 1930s. Films like REEFER MADNESS, SEX MADNESS and THE COCAINE FIENDS are exactly what this movie is going for but of course the biggest difference is that this one here has wall-to-wall nudity. If you're just being released from an unknown country and haven't been able to get access to any sort of nudity then you might be entertained by this thing. All others are going to be bored out of their minds because outside the nudity there's really nothing going on here. Heck, even the nudity itself gets boring after a while even at just 55-minutes. The biggest problem is that there's really no sort of story going on here as we just get random scenes of people doing drugs or making out. The film's "story" is told via narration and this too gets very boring after a while. The title and poster art makes you think that you're getting into something wild but even by 1969 standards this thing is dull. The film's B&W images turn to color for the final ten-minutes but this doesn't add anything.

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