Switchblade Sisters

May 3, 2016 at 1:40 am (8 Heads, Switchblade Sisters) (, , , , )

Switchblade Sisters – 1975 – United States

Switchblade Sisters is set in a grim and ridiculous version of reality. In the poverty-stricken inner city, crime is rampant and family values are nonexistent. Desperate, lonely, alcoholic parents neglect their children. Gangs of high school students run amok, unchecked by powerless teachers and cops. The teens commit robbery, sell drugs, and have shootouts. One gang is the Dagger Debs, later called the Jezebels after they kick out all the men in their gang and join forces with a group of female African American revolutionaries. A love triangle becomes a power struggle and the gang’s two deranged leaders face off for control.

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