Sweet Savior

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Sweet Savior (1971, USA) is a Horror-Thriller film directed by Robert L. Roberts
  • Synopsis: The film is a re-telling of the Charles Manson murders, with Donahue as a murderous hippie cult leader named 'Moon'. The film was distributed by Troma Entertainment.
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  • Related Links: The Helter Skelter Murders


Main Details

  • Released in 1971
  • Color
  • Running Time: 92 Min.
  • Production Co: Trans World Attractions
  • Distribution Co: Universal Marion Corporation (UMC) (1973) (USA) (theatrical) (reissue) | Trans World Attractions
  • Directed by Robert L. Roberts
  • Written by Matt Cavanagh, Robert L. Roberts
  • Starring Troy Donahue, Renay Granville, Francine Middleton, Tallie Cochrane, Matt Greene, Tobi Marsh, Lee Terri, Joie Addison, Mark Curran
  • Produced by Robert L. Roberts
  • Original Music by Jeff Barry, Gilbert Slavin
  • Cinematography by Victor Petrashevic
  • Film Editing by John Connolly, Vincent Sklena

Also Known As

  • Frenetic Party (Belgium) (English title)
  • Le messie du mal (France)
  • Sweet Saviour (USA) (alternative spelling)
  • The Love Thrill Murders


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