Dr. Shagetz (1975)

R 01/01/1975 (US) Horror 1h 28m
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Meet Dr. Shagetz, a terrifying medical genius

Overview

Passing through a small town, two young hippie couples stumble upon a town where the old folks all act strange and even stranger things are happening at the local clinic. Filming was completed in 1973 but this original version of the film was barely released two years later under several different titles. It was shot as God Bless Grandpa and Grandma but posters were made for the titles Dr. Shagetz and God Bless Dr. Shagetz, with the "Bless" crossed over and replaced with "Damn." In the early 80s, much of the older footage was scrapped and new scenes were put in their place for the 1987 video release Evil Town, which also boasted new music. In that version (the only one currently available), several of the characters in the original (including the garage mechanics and clinic nurse) have been removed entirely and replaced with new actors.

  1. Larry Spiegel

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Peter S. Traynor

    Director

  3. Richard Benson

    Screenplay

  4. Royce D. Applegate

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. James Keach

    James Keach

    Christopher Fuller

  2. Michele Marsh

    Michele Marsh

    Julie

  3. Robert Walker Jr.

    Robert Walker Jr.

    Mike Segal

  4. Doria Cook-Nelson

    Linda

  5. Dean Jagger

    Dean Jagger

    Dr. Shagetz

  6. Dabbs Greer

    Dabbs Greer

    Lyle Phelps

  7. Lurene Tuttle

    Lurene Tuttle

    Mildred Phelps

  8. Regis Toomey

    Regis Toomey

    Doc Hooper

  9. Margo Farrar

    Clarissa

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Dr. Shagetz

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

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