Three in the Attic

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Three in the Attic (1968, USA) is a swinging sixties dark comedy drama directed by Richard Wilson.
  • Synopsis: A college student named Paxton Quigley (Christopher Jones) has a secret affair with three different girls (Yvette Mimieux, Judy Pace, Maggie Thrett). When they discover what he's been up to they get revenge by confining him to a dorm attic and zap his strength by making love to him.
  • Contents: Poster Artwork | Fun Facts | Soundtrack
  • Links: IMDb

Three in the Attic

Main Details

  • Released in 1968
  • Color
  • Running time: 92 minutes
  • Production Co: Hermes Productions/American International Pictures
  • Distribution Co: American International Pictures
  • Director: Richard Wilson
  • Writer: Stephen Yafa
  • Stars: Christopher Jones, Yvette Mimieux, Judy Pace, Maggie Thrett
  • Music by Chad & Jeremy, Davie Allan and the Arrows
  • Cinematography by J. Burgi Contner
  • Edited by Richard C. Meyer, Eve Newman
  • Produced by Richard Wilson, Samuel Z. Arkoff, James H. Nicholson, Norman T. Herman

Also known as

  • 3 in the Attic
  • Tre femmine in soffitta (Italy)
  • Auf welcher Seite willst Du liegen, Liebling? (Germany)
  • Drei in einer Dachkammer (Germany)
  • Die frechen kleinen Mädchen (Germany)


  • You know Yvette Mimieux from Brainwash and Jackson County Jail.
  • Director Richard Wilson is known for only a handful of films, "Invitation to a Gunfighter" and "Al Capone" (the one with Rod Steiger) being the most prominent.
  • This was AIP's highest grossing film of the 1960s.

Grindhouse 101
The star of this film, Christopher Jones was also in the AIP counterculture film Wild in the Streets the same year. In Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Hollywood" you can see a TV spot for this movie. Christopher Jones had previously been offered a role in Pulp Fiction but that didn't work out.
  • Grindhouse Database Newsletter
  • Exploitation books
  • Kung fu movies
  • Giallo BluRay