||The part of Candy was played by
Claudia Jennings, Playmate of the month, September, 1968, and later
playmate of the year. She was arguably the best actress among the former
Playmates, and was the queen of the drive-in movie, with such credits as
Gator Bait, and Sisters of Death. She died tragically in an auto
accident at age 29, ending what could have been a huge career. She shows
everything in several nude scenes in this film. Ellie-Jo was played by
Jocelyn Jones, who shows breasts and buns, again in several scenes.
Jocelyn had several roles spread through 3 decades, but works mainly
As you know, I have a high regard for this genre, but frankly, this film
somewhat transcends even that. It is entertainment, not great cinema,
but it is great entertainment. It has pace, action, humor, decent
production values, great acting, and a happy ending.
guideline: 7.5 usually indicates a level of
excellence, about like three and a half stars
from the critics. 6.0 usually indicates lukewarm
watchability, about like two and a half stars
from the critics. The fives are generally not
worthwhile unless they are really your kind of
material, about like two stars from the critics.
Films under five are generally awful even if you
like that kind of film, equivalent to about one
and a half stars from the critics or less,
depending on just how far below five the rating
guideline: A means the movie is so good it
will appeal to you even if you hate the genre. B means the movie is not
good enough to win you over if you hate the
genre, but is good enough to do so if you have an
open mind about this type of film. C means it will only
appeal to genre addicts, and has no crossover
appeal. D means you'll hate it even if you
like the genre. E means that you'll hate it even if
you love the genre. F means that the film is not only
unappealing across-the-board, but technically
inept as well.
Based on this
description, this film is a high C+.