The plot involves one Dr. Orlovski (Allan Berendt), who is afflicted with lycanthropy, and who maintains a garden filled with man-eating plants and settles down to play house with the daughter of Dracula. As if this weren’t enough for their neighbors, there are also hordes of rabid bats flying around the city, turning the locals into blood-drooling cannibals with severe complexion problems. —IMDb
Andy Milligan (January 31, 1929 – June 3, 1991) was an American playwright, screenwriter, cinematographer, actor, film editor, producer, and director, whose work includes 27 films made between 1965 and 1991.
Born Andrew Jackson Milligan, Jr. in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Milligan was a self-taught filmmaker and was responsible for much of the creative activity on his films (including cinematography and costume design). His films often dwell on the topics of transgression and punishment, familial relationships, repressed sexuality, and physical deformity and include such titles as Fleshpot on 42nd Street (1973), The Rats are Coming! The Werewolves are Here! (1973), Guru, the Mad Monk (1970), Gutter Trash (1969), The Ghastly Ones (1968), Depraved! (1967), and The Naked Witch (1964). Most of Milligan’s early works are currently considered lost films.
During the early 1960s, Milligan became involved in the nascent off-off-Broadway theatre movement, mounting productions of plays… read more
Pretty easily my favorite of Milligan's "horror" films. Everyone's talking like they've got a gun to their heads (possible!), the costumes are amazing, the whole thing's over in 53 minutes and it has one of my favorite character names of all time. Excellent, and a good starting place for anyone looking to dive into Milligania!