Helter Skelter

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Helter Skelter ★★½ 1976

The harrowing story of the murder of actress Sharon Tate and four others at the hands of Charles Manson and his psychotic “family.” Based on the book by prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi, adapted by J.P. Miller. Features an outstanding performance by Railsback as Manson. 194m/C VHS, DVD . Steve Railsback, Nancy Wolfe, George DiCenzo, Marilyn Burns, Christina Hart, Alan Oppenheimer, Cathy Paine; D: Tom Gries; W: J(ames) P(inckney) Miller; M: Billy Goldenberg. TV