A Bucket of Blood

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Main Details

  • Released in 1959
  • Black and White
  • Running Time: 66 min / Argentina: 75 min
  • Production Co: Alta Vista Productions
  • Distribution Co: American International Pictures
  • Directed by Roger Corman
  • Written by Charles B. Griffith
  • Starring Dick Miller, Barboura Morris, Anthony Carbone, Julian Burton
  • Produced by Roger Corman
  • Original Music by Fred Katz
  • Cinematography by Jacques R. Marquette (as Jack Marquette)
  • Film Editing by Anthony Carras

Plot Summary

  • A dim-witted busboy finds acclaim as an artist for a plaster-covered dead cat that is mistaken as a skillful statuette. The desire for more praise soon leads to an increasingly deadly series of works.


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