Who Slew Auntie Roo? Movie Review

Who slew Auntie Roo? Good God, who cares!? This awful horror flick (tagline: "The hand that rocks the cradle has no flesh on it!") is so atrocious it's truly hard to muddle through. Shelley Winters' psychotic character is searching for a "replacement" for her dead daughter... offing local children along the way. Meant as an update to Hansel & Gretel, this sad, sad "horror" movie is not remotely scary, features terribly stilted dialogue, and sports one of the biggest wigs I've ever seen outside of an intentional farce. Very, very bad.

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Cast & Crew

Producer : Samuel Z. Arkoff, James H. Nicholson,

Comments

Who Slew Auntie Roo? Rating

" Terrible "

Rating: PG, 1971

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