Synanon

  • 1965
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A realistic portrayal of drug addicts trying to kick the habit is obtained by Quine and company through the use of the actual rehabilitation house which served as the inspiration for the film, Synanon House in Santa Monica, California. Cord, an ex-con unable to conform to the strict rules of the center, quickly initiates an affair with the former prostitute,...read more

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(Movie Clip) You Don't Have To Be Pretty
New recruit Zankie (Alex Cord) is turned over to inmate Ben (Chuck Connors) and pals (Bernie Hamilton, Alejandro Rey, et al) for his drug-rehab haircu (more…)
(Movie Clip) We Don't Shoot Dope!
Early on, Richard Conte as Reid introduces founder Chuck Dederich (Edmond O'Brien), followed by Eartha Kitt (as Betty,) who testifies on her addiction (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Never Hurt That Kid!
High-ranking ex-addict Reid (Richard Conte) running the game, with Zankie (Alex Cord), Ben (Chuck Connors) and others, focusing on Joanie (Stella Stev (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A realistic portrayal of drug addicts trying to kick the habit is obtained by Quine and company through the use of the actual rehabilitation house which served as the inspiration for the film, Synanon House in Santa Monica, California. Cord, an ex-con unab… (more)

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