Cheesy horror musical
, released in 1963
and directed by Ray Dennis Steckler
. Starred Cash Flagg
as a young bum
who gets hypnotize
d into becoming a serial killer
after he anger
s a gypsy fortune-teller
, who also keeps a bunch of zombie
s in her basement
. Besides bizarre nightmare
s and occasional competence
, the film
also includes a number of psychedelic dance sequence
s ('cause it was the '60s
, ya know, and everyone was trippin'
out and dancin'
). The soundtrack
includes such swingin'
hits as "Prison Wagon
", "Shook Out of Shape
", and "The Mixed-Up Zombie Song
". Worth watching just so you can impress your friends
with your cinematic masochism
says, "Cash Flagg is Ray Dennis Steckler's stage name. Also, this movie was episode 812 of Mystery Science Theater 3000."
All too true, and I shouldn't have missed 'em...