The Candy Snatchers
The Candy Snatchers (1973)

A gang of ruthless but inept kidnappers pull off a crime with startling and unexpected consequences in this tough, nervy thriller which has won a cult following. Candy Phillips (Susan Sennett) is a sixteen-year-old student at an exclusive… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1973
DVD Release Date: September 27, 2005
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

If nothing else, all the sleaze gets your attention in this neglected cult film and keeps you interested even if it repels you.

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Sean Axmaker
St@tic Multimedia

... a forgotten classic of cynical drive-in noir, a perfectly nasty seventies exploitation film with a vicious sense of doom.

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Lucius Gore
ESplatter

Not a classic, but an unjustly forgotten oldie from the golden age of violent exploitation ...

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Chuck O'Leary
FulvueDrive-in.com

Off-beat '70s drive-in fare about a kidnapping gone awry. Exhibits a twisted sense of humor that put it years ahead of its time. Tarantino obviously got a few ideas from this one.

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Steve K
Fairly benign exploitation fare with a hilarious, bizarre performance by the young boy in the film.
Christopher Brown
Excellent, sordid, exploitation crime shocker. Made in the same vein as teh far inferior Last House on the Left, this rises above the genre to be a well acted,… More