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Eggshells (1969)

Not Rated | | Drama, Fantasy | 1969 (USA)
Experimental allegorical story about a group of hippie students in Austin, Texas, who move into an old big house in the woods. However, something else is there and it's influencing them.

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Pamela Craig ...
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Allen Danziger ...
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Sharon Danziger ...
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Experimental allegorical story about a group of hippie students in Austin, Texas, who move into an old big house in the woods. However, something else is there and it's influencing them.

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In the film, Kim Henkel plays a writer. He would later co-write The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. See more »

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When David and Amy are in the bath at the end, David is seen wearing a sock on his penis. See more »

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Referenced in Chainsaw Redux: Making a Massacre (2004) See more »

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always wondered about this one
8 November 2006 | by (Albania) – See all my reviews

this film was a classic hippie film ..........i saw it in Florida at the midnight surf movie theaters. totally unique---- and i have been wondering about it for more than thirty years.

hard to believe this director went on the the chainsaw thing............almost impossible to imagine since the love message of the late 60's was so central to eggshells.

hopefully someone will know how to get a copy.

it's is very satisfying to know that someone else out there remembers this great piece of film and that i just didn't imagine the whole thing.

peace and twang, cg


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