Eaten Alive

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1976
  • Color
  • Running Time: 91 min | UK:87 min
  • Production Co:Mars Productions Corporation
  • Distribution Co: Saguenay Films (1977) (Canada) (theatrical) | Postels (1980) (Germany) (theatrical) | Virgo International Pictures
  • Directed by Tobe Hooper
  • Written by Alvin L. Fast, Kim Henkel, Mardi Rustam
  • Starring Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Carolyn Jones
  • Produced by Mardi Rustam
  • Original Music by Wayne Bell, Tobe Hooper
  • Cinematography by Robert Caramico
  • Film Editing by Michael Brown

Plot Summary

  • A psychotic redneck, who owns a dilapidated hotel in rural East Texas, kills various people who upset him or his business, and he feeds their bodies to a large crocodile that he keeps as a pet in the swamp beside his hotel.

Also Known As

  • Brutes and Savages
  • Death Trap
  • Horror Hotel
  • Horror Hotel Massacre
  • Legend of the Bayou
  • Starlight Slaughter


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