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Blood Freak (1972)

X | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1972 (USA)
A biker comes upon a girl with a flat tire and offers her a ride home. He winds up at a drug party with the girl's sister, then follows her to a turkey farm owned by her father, a mad ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Hawkes ... Herschell
Dana Cullivan ... Ann
Randy Grinter ... (as Randy Grinter Jr.)
Heather Hughes ... Angel
Larry Wright
Tera Anderson
Dolores Currier
Bob Currier
Jane Tarber
Anne Shearin
Lee Morris
Linda Past
Sam Taker
Debbie Smith
Francis Sipek
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A biker comes upon a girl with a flat tire and offers her a ride home. He winds up at a drug party with the girl's sister, then follows her to a turkey farm owned by her father, a mad scientist. The father turns the biker into a giant turkey monster who goes after drug dealers. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A Dracula On Drugs! See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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Years later when asked about the movie, Steve Hawkes referred to it as "a sad chapter in my life." See more »

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When Herschel and Anne are seen smoking weed, the director can be heard saying, "Action." See more »

Quotes

Drug dealer: Unless you give me the dough, I cannot supply you anymore.
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Referenced in There's Nothing Out There (1991) See more »

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words cannot accurately describe this...
15 October 1999 | by See all my reviews

Where does one even begin when trying to describe this insane film?

Chances are the jargon "turkey monster", "christian", "druggie", "inept scientists", etc. will come up in the process, but I think the word that best sums it up is "amazing".

If taken at face value this would appear to be an over-the-top, ridiculous anti-drug christian scare film, but it seems to me like it's more likely a wierd joke by a sadist with a bizarre sense of humor. The plot is pretty much outlined in the other "Blood Freak" review on this site, but I would recommend this highly for anyone into "I can't believe this movie was ever made" type fare. My favorite element personally is the crusty narrator who occasionally interrupts the movie from what appears to be a suburban family rec room(?) and gives cryptic warnings about the harm of putting chemicals in one's body, all the while puffing away on cigarettes (at one point the guy even breaks out into a heavy coughing fit!). Everything about this is guaranteed to blow even the most jaded video geek's mind, and if you can get your hands on it I recommend it highly. Truly a masterpiece as far as cinematic trash is concerned...


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