Poor Pretty Eddie Poster

Release Date: 1973

DVD Release Date: February 14th, 2006

R|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Vacationing jazz singer Liz Wetherly (Leslie Uggams) is driving through backwoods Georgia when her car breaks down. She ends up at a hunting lodge owned by Bertha (Shelley Winters), a former starlet in love with Eddie Collins (Michael Christian), a young, unhinged Elvis wannabe. His unsettling fascination with Liz rapidly leads to her imprisonment and rape, and, when Bertha and Eddie murder any potential rescuers, Liz realizes she must take charge of her own bid for freedom and bloody revenge.

Cast: Leslie Uggams, Shelley Winters, Michael Christian, Ted Cassidy, Dub Taylor, Slim Pickens

Director: Richard Robinson, David Worth

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Escape, 1970s, Murder, Revenge, Judge