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Of or relating to a genre of film characterized by bizarre or shocking story lines, often shot on a low budget.

[Probably psycho- + (elec)tronic.]
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If the IO element is a human-based, data processor component (the brain, which can be influenced or manipulated by propaganda, psychotronics, nonlethal weapons, or special pharmaceuticals according to the Russian paradigm), then the issue under consideration is information-psychological.
At Flicks, the films are subdivided into such discrete genres as Psychotronics (classic drive-in theater fare, from "Beach Blanket Bingo" to "Willard').