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Scream, Pretty Peggy (1973)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror, Mystery | TV Movie 24 November 1973
A sculptor hires young college girls to take care of his elderly mother and his supposedly insane sister, both of whom live in the old family mansion with him.

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Gordon Hessler
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ted Bessell ... Jeffrey Elliot
Sian Barbara Allen ... Peggy Johns
Bette Davis ... Mrs. Elliott
Charles Drake ... George Thornton
Allan Arbus ... Dr. Eugene Saks
Jessica Rains Jessica Rains ... Girl in Office
Christiane Schmidtmer ... Jennifer Elliot
Johnnie Collins III Johnnie Collins III ... Student
Tovah Feldshuh ... Agnes Thornton
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A sculptor hires young college girls to take care of his elderly mother and his supposedly insane sister, both of whom live in the old family mansion with him.

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Certificate:

Not Rated

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 November 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

L'ombra di Jennifer See more »

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Universal Television See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Film debut of Tovah Feldshuh. See more »

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Featured in Svengoolie: Scream, Pretty Peggy (1997) See more »

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Scream Pushy Peggy
4 December 2016 | by Rainey-DawnSee all my reviews

I don't know about "Pretty Peggy" but I did notice a "Pushy Peggy" in the film. Peggy has a way of pushing, she pushed herself in to the lives of the Elliott family... even pushing her way to stay with them and using the car when she wants to most of the time. Peggy's pushing almost got her killed as she tried to push her way into finding out more about Jennifer Elliott, the sister of the man Peggy is falling in-love with, Jeffrey.

This is a decent made for TV mystery-thriller, horror film. The movie is worth a looksy. Bette Davis is great as usual, this time playing the weird, drunk mom of Jeffrey & Jennifer.

7/10


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