Strait-Jacket (1964)

In this chilling blood-tale in "Psycho" style, Robert Bloch modernizes the Lizzy Borden story. A wife (Joan Crawford) literally axes her cheating husband and his lover, witnessed by her three-year-old daughter. Mom is packed off… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 19, 1964
DVD Release Date: March 12, 2002
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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

This one has a very high quality of dialogue and performance.

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Steve Crum

Joan Crawford in a shlocky classic B thriller and all about axe murders.

Dennis Schwartz
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Flixster Audience Score: 66% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
This is a fun murder mystery, you think you know what's going on, but it surprises you. I really liked it.
Veronique Kwak
inspired by "whatever happened to baby jane," william castle approaches joan crawford to star in his ax-swaying camp classic… More
Tim Salmons
One of the top 5 William Castle films? Could be number one actually.
jay nixon
latter day joan, not as bad as some but miles away from her best.
Stella Dallas
omg hilarious. actually i felt a little sorry for joan. this is what happened to female stars who were considered too old to play romantic leads. i would… More
Neum Daddy
Alive, in Victoria Falls (Zambia side today). Returning Stateside on Tuesday. Bummed about the Rockies getting their rumps handed to them in the World Series.… More