or, The Maddest Story Ever Told
The rural orfink, one of two sisters, whose game it is to catch and kill her prey.
Another member of the household is the bald boy, Ralph, on a rope leash because he thinks he’s a dog.
The chauffeur-custodian blows the whole batch up.
“A Short Drink from a Certain Fountain” (The Twilight Zone, dir. Bernard Girard) and Altered States (dir. Ken Russell) are indicated serendipitously.
TV Guide, “mere words cannot properly convey the uniqueness of this film.”
It goes a progress through the guts of a beggar as it gives you a picture of the underworld much in the manner of Polanski’s Frantic with its evocative properties. The dyke bar scene figures prominently in Airplane!