Feature: The Little Shop of Horrors | KCET
Jonathan Haze stars in Roger Corman's dark comedy, "The Little Shop of Horrors." Haze stars as Seymour Krelboyne, a florists' assistant who crossbred a butterwort and Venus Flytrap plant that he later discovers needs blood to survive. This cult classic also features Jackie Joseph, Mel Welles, Dick Miller and a young Jack Nicholson.
Want a little more insight into Roger Corman's famously cheap B-movies? Was was going on in L.A. when this movie came out? Get it all at the latest installment of "Classic Cool Context" over here.
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