The Honeymoon Killers

N.p. American International Pictures, 1969. Two vintage reference studio still photographs, one borderless, from the 1970 film. Borderless photo with "Lester Glassner Collection" stamp on verso.

Inspired by the "lonely hearts killers," Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck, of the 1940s, who lured victims through lonely hearts ads.

Leonard Kastle's only foray into filmmaking, a black and white, documentary-style film wherein the overweight and lonely nurse, Martha Beck (Shirley Stoler), and con man Raymond Fernandez (Tony Lo Bianco), embark on a murder spree of elderly women.

Shot on location in Albany, New York and Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

10 x 8.25 inches. Borderless photograph, 7.25 x 8.75 inches. Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 200. Rosenbaum 1000. Grant US.

[Book #150125]