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  • In one of the kitchen scenes at the beginning of the movie a carton of Pepsi-Cola is prominently displayed on the kitchen counter. Joan Crawford was once married to a Pepsi-Cola executive and served on the Board of Directors for several years after his death.
  • The sound effect for the heads being chopped off was the prop man wielding an ax and cutting a watermelon in half.
  • Joan Blondell was originally set to play the title role but because of an accident she was replaced with Joan Crawford.
  • The doctor in the movie was not an actor but was actually the vice- president of Pepsi Co. Joan Crawford had made this arrangement without consultation with William Castle.
  • Joan Crawford had script approval and cast approval.
  • Although not credited, this was 'Major, Lee' 's first acting role.


  • nleibowitz (2007-10-12)

    Source: imdb (

    The song associated with Lucy and played repeatedly on the soundtrack is "There Goes That Song Again" by Jule Styne and Sammy Cahn, originally introduced in the 1944 Columbia B-musical "Carolina Blues".

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