About

In this Depression-era tale, Calef is traveling from Michigan to California and stops in Spooner, Missouri, where Lute hires him for odd jobs. Calef gets involved with Lute's niece, Hannah. But she is married to Sidney, a wife-beating drunk who hopes to inherit his uncle-in-law's money. Sidney and an eccentric preacher plot against Calef, who finds it difficult to conceal his mysterious past and h...

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Directed by

Russ Meyer

Written by

Raymond Friday Locke (Novel)
W.E. Sprague (Screenplay)

Runtime

92 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

...leaves a taste of evil!

Cast

Keywords

murder based on novel or book prohibition era great depression

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Lists

#58 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss