"His first commercial feature, Night Tide (1961), starred Dennis Hopper , whose character begins to suspect that a woman who plays a mermaid in a carnival is a real mermaid with an intriguing twist: she kills at the full moon. In a memorable scene, the hero trails the heroine by following her wet trail.
Whoever Slew Auntie Roo? (1971) is a bizarre twist on the Hansel and Gretel tale in which Shelley Winters’s psychotic character searches for a 'replacement' for her dead daughter, killing children along the way. The movie is notable for its vivid use of colors, particularly purple...."