Hollywood 90028

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Hollywood 90028 (1973, USA) is a Horror film directed by Christine Hornisher.
  • Synopsis: A young man goes through life detached, alone, and unable to control his psychotic desire to kill the things he loves most. Employed as a cameraman in a seedy porno operation, he spends his days separated from the shame and degradation by the camera he uses to record it. When he is confronted with the reality of an actual sexual encounter, without his camera for protection, he invariably strangles his partner during the lovemaking process. But then he meets a girl…and the nightmare begins! Soundtrack by Basil Poledouris (RoboCop, The Hunt For Red October).
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Main Details

  • Released in 1973
  • Color
  • Running Time: 90 Min.
  • Production Co: US3
  • Distribution Co: New Films International | Parker National Distributing
  • Directed by Christine Hornisher
  • Written by Craig Hansen
  • Starring Christopher Augustine, Jeanette Dilger, Dick Glass, Gayle Davis, Ralph Campbell, Kia Cameron, Dianna Huntress
  • Music by Basil Poledouris

Also Known As

  • Twisted Throats
  • Insanity (UK) (video title)
  • The Hollywood Hillside Strangler (USA) (reissue title)


  • Tormented, tortured and finally throttled...at the hands of a MADMAN!! ("Twisted Throats" release)
  • A soft, warm throat... A vicious twist of a nylon stocking... ("The Hollywood Hillside Strangler" release)
  • The bizarre and terrifying story of a psychotic killer.
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