From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Whirlpool (1970, Denmark/UK) is a Erotic-Thriller film directed by Jose Larraz

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Main Details

  • Released in 1970
  • Color
  • Running Time: 92 min | 66 min (theatrical)
  • Production Co: Athena Film A/S/E.J. Fancey
  • Distribution Co: Cinemation Industries (1970) (USA) (theatrical) (English-track)/E.J. Fancey Productions (1970) (UK) (theatrical)/Intra Film (1971) (Canada) (theatrical) (English-track)
  • Directed by José Ramón Larraz (as J.R. Larrath)
  • Written by José Ramón Larraz, Sam Lomberg
  • Starring Karl Lanchbury, Vivian Neves, Pia Andersson, Johanna Hegger, Andrew Grant
  • Music by Stelvio Cipriani

Plot Summary

  • A rich older woman living in a country house brings home a new model to be photographed by a young enigmatic photographer who lives with her. The unsuspecting girl becomes entangled in a web of sex, abuse and death.

Also Known As

  • USA (bootleg title) Perversion Flash
  • Germany - Flash Light
  • (poster title) She Died with Her Boots On


  • She died with her boots on... and not much else.
  • More shocking than "Psycho"! More sensual than "Repulsion"! More nerve ripping than "Baby Jane"!
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