Unholy Rollers

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Unholy Rollers (1972, USA) is a Roller Derby film directed by Vernon Zimmerman

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Main Details

  • Released in 1972
  • Color
  • Runtime: 88 min
  • Production & Distribution by American International Pictures
  • Directed By Vernon Zimmerman
  • Written By Howard R. Cohen, Vernon Zimmerman
  • Starring: Claudia Jennings, Louis Quinn, Betty Anne Rees, Roberta Collins
  • Produced by Jack Bohrer, Roger Corman, John Prizer
  • Original Music by Kendall Schmidt
  • Cinematography by Michael Shea
  • Film Editing by Martin Scorsese (Supervisor), George Trirogoff, Yeu-Bun Yee

Plot Summary

  • Karen wants more action out of life and quits her job at the cannery to become a skater in the roller derby. She encounters friction from the other skaters - especially Mickey, the current number one star of the team. Karen proves herself a feisty competitor but refuses to be a team player. As she skates her way to roller stardom, she incurs the wrath of envious team members and the owner of the team.

Also Known As

  • Leader of the Pack
  • Una Ragazza violenta (Italy)


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