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Directed by
Terry Merrill  (as Stewart Merrill)
William Grefe (uncredited)
 
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Terry Merrill 

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Abe Newman .... executive producer
Ronald Sinclair .... associate producer
 
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William Grefe 
 
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Dee Wright 
 
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Chuck Hancock .... second assistant director
W. Lee Powers .... first assistant director
 
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Jimmy Cates .... electrician
Randy Grinter .... camera operator: second unit
Dick Jennings .... assistant camera
Bob Vee .... gaffer
Kerry Whitenack .... camera operator
 
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Helen Bradley .... wardrobe
 
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Carol Sinclair .... script supervisor
 

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"The Psychedelic Priest" - USA (video catalogue title)
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Filmed in 1971 but not released until 2001 on video.See more »

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Decent obscurity from 1971, 21 February 2003
Author: Howard Sauertieg from Harrisburg, PA

Actually filmed in 1971 for theatrical release, this is a late-60s time capsule of counter-cultural themes. It shares some traits with EASY RIDER, being a "road movie" with a graphically depicted acid trip, a cemetery seen through a distorting lens, hippie communes, drugs, and evil murderous rednecks. There's a familiar-sounding (obligatory) rock music soundtrack.

The main character is a priest who "drops out" and hits the road to find himself, or get away from it all, or something like that. ELECTRIC SHADES OF GREY (the title) refers to moral & ethical ambiguities that complicate our lives and undercut easy idealism and efforts to be "good." The priest resolves his personal crisis in a surprise (?) ending that reinforces the theme of ambiguity.

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