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Brain of Blood (1971)

GP | | Horror, Sci-Fi | August 1971 (USA)
Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in ... See full summary »

Director:

Al Adamson

Writers:

Samuel M. Sherman (story), Joe Van Rodgers (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Grant Williams ... Bob
Kent Taylor ... Dr. Trenton
John Bloom ... Gor
Regina Carrol ... Tracy
Vicki Volante Vicki Volante ... Katherine
Angelo Rossitto ... Dorro
Reed Hadley ... Amir
Zandor Vorkov ... Mohammed
Richard Smedley Richard Smedley ... Angel
Gus Peters ... Charlie
Margo Hope ... Pale Girl
Bruce Kimball Bruce Kimball ... Jim
Irv Saunders Irv Saunders ... Victim (as Ervin Saunders)
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Amir, the benevolent ruler of Kalid, is dying, but there is hope. Freshly deceased, he is flown to the United States where Dr. Trenton transplants his brain into the body of a simpleton in a classic "assistant got the wrong kind of body" plot line. Dr. Trenton has a few nefarious plot twists of his own in mind, and then there's the thing with the dwarf and the women chained in the basement. It's up to Amir's friend Bob and wife Tracey to try and salvage this tale. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Double Dose Of Shock! See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 1971 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Undying Brain See more »

Filming Locations:

Philippines See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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The local butcher provided some of the offal required for the brain operation scene. See more »

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Follows Beast of Blood (1970) See more »

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brain freeze
20 June 2010 | by johnc2141See all my reviews

I usually enjoy the cult movies from Al Adamson but brain of blood was positively one of his worst,the movie poster makes it look like a pretty good movie.Adamson brings most of the cast from Dracula vs Frankenstein like Zandor Vorkov,Regina Carroll,Angelo Rosito and john bloom and the results are embarrassing.its a brain transplant ala Frankenstein.Kent Taylor plays a mad surgeon who pits the brain of the kindly ruler of another country into the head of a big drooling idiot played by John Bloom who plays the part like he did in the 1971 classic the incredible 2 headed transplant,which is way better then this film.Grant Williams (incredible shrinking man)plays another Dr who is the friend of the ruler.the plot thickens there's murders galore,one man is scorched by battery acid,there's explosions,a car chase and a monster that resembles the monster from the brain that would'nt die.i was really expecting a better movie but really i was disappointed.a bad movie thats so bad,its bad.


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