What the Peeper Saw

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

What the Peeper Saw (1972, USA/UK/Germany/Spain/Italy) is a Horror film directed by James Kelley, Andrea Bianchi

What the Peeper Saw

Main Details

  • Released on October 14, 1972 (Italy)
  • Color
  • Running time: 89 minutes | 88 minutes (Spain) | 95 minutes (uncut) (UK)
  • Production Co.: Cemo Film | Corona Filmproduktion | Eguiluz Films | Leander Films | Leisure Media
  • Distribution Co.: Twentieth Century Fox (1972) (Australia) (theatrical) (Cinema Release) | Excelsior Films (1973) (Belgium) (theatrical) | Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) (1973) (West Germany) (theatrical) | AVCO Embassy Pictures (1973) (USA) (theatrical) | Th. Damaskinos & V. Michaelides (1974) (Greece) (theatrical) | Tuschinski Film Distribution (1975) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
  • Directed by James Kelley, Andrea Bianchi (as Andrew White)
  • Produced by Andrés Vicente Gómez (executive producer), Graham Harris (producer), Oliver A. Unger (executive producer), Harry Alan Towers (producer, uncredited)
  • Starring: Mark Lester, Britt Ekland, Lilli Palmer
  • Music: Stelvio Cipriani

Plot Summary

  • A wealthy author's second wife begins to suspect that her 12 year old stepson may have murdered his mother, who mysteriously died in a bathtub accident.


  • What he saw is what he did.
  • Normally, good little boys don't love their mother the way Marcus loves his- but Marcus isn't good, neither is he normal...

Also known as

  • La tua presenza nuda! (original title)
  • Der Zeuge hinter der Wand (Germany)
  • Diabólica malicia
  • Night Hair child (UK)
  • Night Child
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