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All the Kind Strangers (1974)

A couple traveling through a backwoods area are held by a a group of orphans who want them to become their parents. Unfortunately, the kids have a habit of killing adults who refuse that particular honor.

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Burt Kennedy

Writer:

Clyde Ware
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Stacy Keach ... Jimmy Wheeler
Samantha Eggar ... Carol Ann
John Savage ... Peter
Robby Benson ... John
Arlene Farber Arlene Farber ... Martha
Tim Parkison Tim Parkison ... Gilbert
Patti Parkison Patti Parkison ... Rita
Brent Campbell Brent Campbell ... James
John Connell John Connell ... Baby
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A couple traveling through a backwoods area are held by a a group of orphans who want them to become their parents. Unfortunately, the kids have a habit of killing adults who refuse that particular honor.

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There's Nothing More Dangerous Than a Kind Face. See more »

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Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 1974 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Evil in the Swamp See more »

Filming Locations:

Lebanon, Tennessee, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Cinemation Industries See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Goofs

Jim Wheeler holds up a Polaroid camera, telling Gilbert that he uses it in photojournalism. Polaroid photos were generally low-quality, very small, short-lived images used for more casual snapshots, they have never been used for photojournalism. Photojournalism requires photos that will last a long time, can be easily archived, resized and that are very clear, so Polaroids used in photojournalism is an idea that would be considered very bad. See more »

Connections

Edited into Muchachada nui: Episode #4.3 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

All The Kind Strangers
Music and Lyrics by Regis Mull
Vocal by Robby Benson
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Not bad
9 May 2014 | by arfdawg-1See all my reviews

A couple traveling through a backwoods area are held by a a group of orphans who want them to become their parents.

Unfortunately, the kids have a habit of killing adults who refuse that particular honor.

TV movie from the 70s when harder, more adult film work was possible.

Stacy Keach at the height of his coke habit.

It's a pretty good movie.

TV doesn't make good anything any more so cherish this.

It's very well made and directed. The 70s were a good time for TV movies


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