Bloody Mama
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Shelley Winters, who once played the spoofish "Ma Parker" on Batman, brings the same larger-than-life approach to her portrayal of real-life Ma Barker in Bloody Mama. Presiding over her outlaw gang, consisting mainly of her goonish sons, Ma goes on a Depression-era rampage of bank robbery, murder and kidnapping. Obviously filmed in a hurry-watch as the Barker mob drives past modern shopping centers-- Bloody Mama strives for an entertaingly sleazy aura, especially when dealing with the incestuous subtext of Ma's relationship with her boys. And look who plays the Barker brood:… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 17%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Schlocky AIP venture, with Winters hamming it up."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
"One of Corman's campiest. Winters is in rare form -- and that's saying something."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
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