A Bucket of Blood
A Bucket of Blood (1959)

A fine example -- perhaps the best available -- of "B"-movie overlord Roger Corman's "Weekend Wonders" from the producer/director's early career (see also the original Little Shop of Horrors), this horror-comedy… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 25, 2005
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Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

A monolith of lowbrow entertainment from the days when cheap movies could be made and marketed cheaply.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A true cult film delight from the 1950s made for all eras.

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Cole Smithey

One of Corman's best.

Jeffrey M. Anderson
San Francisco Examiner

Classic Corman camp comedy, with the original Dick Miller performance as Walter Paisley.

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Flixster Audience Score: 69% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
The thing that I find most charming about some of Roger Corman's directing efforts is that he shot several of his movies in just a week to save money. What… More
Anthony Lawrie
A classic Corman film with some fantastic characters bought to life by a great cast. Well worth seeking out, just a shame that the DVD I got is such poor… More
AJ Verser
This is my favourite Corman movie of the fifties, I think. The only film where Dick Miller gets to play the main character too. It's both funny and… More
Veronique Kwak
"a bucket of blood" is an occult flick made by enlongating one episode of "twight light zone". the story begins with a nobody with an… More
Coxxie Mild Sauce
pretty funny horror movie thats only like, 30 minutes long. i wouldnt expect this amount of dark humor from something from the 50's. and i dont know what… More
jay nixon
Really more of a psychological thiller then the full out horror film the title implies.