Death Weekend (1976)

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  • The House by the Lake Alternative


Thriller. A dentist invites a model to spend the weekend at his country house. On their journey they are tailed by a car... The model (played by husky-voiced Brenda Vaccaro) takes the wheel and cuts-up the four thugs plaguing them in the other car. However, these four thugs mean business - they invade the dentists retreat and wreck it to peices. The model is raped and dentist Harry is killed with a shotgun. The model then retaliates in a brutal revenge of bloodthirsty violence...

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