More interesting for the story of its filming than for the story actually filmed, DADDY'S BOYS is a vintage Corman production. Realizing a brothel set he'd built for the Angie Dickinson movie BIG BAD MAMA II could be put into double duty, the king of the Bs had a cast, crew, and rough
story put together in six days. AFTER HOURS screenwriter Minion signed on with the promise of getting his directorial break, whereupon--writing as they went and using a few vintage clothes, perhaps three cars, and a whole lot of gumption--Minion and crew shot DADDY'S BOYS from the hip in 22 days.
This Depression-era crime story features Barry as tough old Daddy, a psychotic widower wh...