From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Bayou (1957, USA) is a Hixploitation film directed by Harold Daniels.


Main Details

  • Released in 1957
  • B & W
  • Production Co: American National Films
  • Distribution Co: United Artists (1957) (USA) (theatrical) | Cinema Distributors of America (1961) (USA) (theatrical) (retitled re-release with new footage) | Peerless Films (1967) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Harold Daniels
  • Written by Edward I. Fessler
  • Starring Peter Graves, Lita Milan, Douglas Fowley, Jonathan Haze, Ed Nelson, Timothy Carey
  • Produced by M.A. Ripps
  • Music by Gerald Fried
  • Cinematography by Ted Saizis, Vincent Saizis
  • Film Editing by Maurice Wright

Also Known As

  • Poor White Trash


  • Somewhere, a 15-year old girl may be a teenager... in the Cajun country, she's a woman full-grown! ...and every Bayou man knows it!

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