Haunted Summer

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Haunted Summer ★★ 1988 (R)

Soft-focus, sex-and-drugs period piece of the bacchanalian summer of 1816 spent by free spirits Lord Byron, Percy Shelley, Mary Shelley, and John Polidori and others that led Mary Shelley to write “Frankenstein.” Based on the novel of the same name by Anne Edwards. 106m/C VHS . Alice Krige, Eric Stoltz, Philip Anglim, Laura Dern, Alex Winter; D: Ivan Passer; W: Lewis John Carlino.