The Candy Snatchers
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
- Released in 1973
- Running Time: 94 Min.
- Production Co: Marmot Productions
- Distribution Co: General Film Corporation (1973) (USA) (theatrical) | Ambassador Film Distributors (Canada)
- Directed by Guerdon Trueblood
- Written by Bryan Gindoff
- Starring Tiffany Bolling, Ben Piazza, Susan Sennett, Brad David, Vince Martorano, Bonnie Boland
- Produced by Gary Adelman, Beach Dickerson, Bryan Gindoff, Robert Misrach
- Original Music by Robert Drasnin
- Cinematography by Robert Maxwell
- Film Editing by Richard Greer
- It started as such a simple crime. For 16 year old Candy, dying would have been easier! Was a piece of Candy worth a fortune in diamonds?
- Violence beyond 'Last House on the Left'!
- What are they doing to Candy?
The film was first released in June 1973 and was unofficially inspired by the kidnapping of Barbara Jane Mackle. It stars Susan Sennet as a teenager who is kidnapped and held for ransom by three amateur criminals. The Candy Snatchers received a DVD release in 2005 through Subversive Cinema. (Wikipedia)