Jack Hill

New World Pictures and the Women in Prison Film

By Ryan Gowland New World’s fascination with the “women in prison” film can be blamed on two things: the Philippines and Larry Woolner. When Roger Corman started New World Pictures in 1970, he wasn’t immediately sure what kind of films he was going to make. He was already locked into a two-film deal with United…

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Ep. 5: The Big Doll House

We talk about the second movie made by New World Pictures – The Big Doll House.  It’s a classic story of women in a prison that is run by a sado-masochist warden and an under-qualified doctor in the Philippines.  Why in the world would they want to escape?  

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New World Pictures Podcast
New World Pictures Podcast
Ep. 5: The Big Doll House
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