Filipino Exploitation Cinema

List of exploitation films made in the Philippines, as presented in the documentary Machete Maidens Unleashed.
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1.
The Big Doll House (1971)
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Beautiful women prisoners are abused in a Philippine prison, until 5 of them plot an escape by taking the evil female warden hostage with the reluctant help of 2 male fruit vendors. (95 mins.)
Director: Jack Hill
 
2.
Machete Maidens Unleashed! (2010 Documentary)
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A fast moving odyssey into the subterranean world of the rarely explored province of Filipino genre filmmaking. (84 mins.)
Director: Mark Hartley
 
3.
Women in Cages (1971)
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American women prisoners in a foreign country. Sex and action. (81 mins.)
Director: Gerry de Leon
 
4.
The Big Bird Cage (1972)
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Grier and Haig are thieving mercenaries who engineer a prison break from the outside. (88 mins.)
Director: Jack Hill
 
5.
The Hot Box (1972)
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Hot action and lust in the steamy tropical jungle, as heroines break out of a women's prison and start a local revolution. (85 mins.)
Director: Joe Viola
 
6.
Night of the Cobra Woman (1972)
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Horror story of a beautiful girl turns into a man-eating cobra. (85 mins.)
Director: Andrew Meyer
 
7.
Black Mama White Mama (1973)
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When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along... (87 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
8.
The Woman Hunt (1972)
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A foreign correspondent is kidnapped and used for human prey. (81 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
9.
Savage! (1973)
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Action packed story of how Jim Haygood (James Glehart) young, black and brilliant becomes the legendary leader of a rebel army... (81 mins.)
 
10.
Fly Me (1973)
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Stewardesses battle kung fu killers. (74 mins.)
Director: Cirio Santiago
 
11.
Savage Sisters (1974)
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A corrupt General plans on smuggling one million US dollars out of the Banana Republic he dominates... (86 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
12.
TNT Jackson (1974)
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A young karate expert searches for her brother's killer in Hong Kong. (72 mins.)
Director: Cirio Santiago
 
13.
Cover Girl Models (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A fashion photography assignment teams three American models and inadvertently pitches them into the mystery and danger of international espionage... (73 mins.)
 
14.
She Devils in Chains (1976)
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An American track team has just arrived in The Philippines for an international competition. Among the competitors are Ginger and Pam... (76 mins.)
 
15.
Hollywood Boulevard (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In this satire on 70s B-movie industry, a young ditsy pretty blond arrives in Hollywood to try her luck as an actress. After some mishap, a shady agent finds her a job with a sleazy B-movie crew plagued by strange deadly accidents. (83 mins.)
 
16.
Firecracker (1981)
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Femme fatale martial arts expert teaches the mafia a lesson. (77 mins.)
 
17.
Terror Is a Man (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A mad scientist transforms a panther into a man-like creature that escapes and goes on a murderous rampage. (89 mins.)
 
18.
The Raiders of Leyte Gulf (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
An American intelligence agent is captured by the Japanese in the Philippines during World War II. A team is put together to try to rescue him. (80 mins.)
Director: E.F.Romero
 
19.
Intramuros (1964)
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(88 mins.)
 
20.
Brides of Blood (1968)
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Natives of a tropical island have to contend with man-eating plants and animals, mutations caused by radioactivity. Virgin sacrifices become the norm. A small group of interlopers become caught up in the mayhem. (97 mins.)
 
21.
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies. (85 mins.)
 
22.
Beast of Blood (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A mad scientist creates a monster, but after its head is cut off, he keeps it alive in a serum he has invented. (90 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
23.
Beast of the Yellow Night (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  
Satan saves Ashley from death on condition he become his disciple (and, as it turns out, a hairy murderous beast). (87 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
24.
The Twilight People (1972)
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A kidnapped diver is taken to an island inhabited by a mad scientist and his half-animal, half-human creations. (84 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
25.
Up from the Depths (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  
A giant shark-like creature preys on a Hawaiian tourist community. (85 mins.)
 
26.
Beyond Atlantis (1973)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A band of adventurers invade a native island determined to grab a reported fortune in buried treasure. The islanders are just as determined to keep their sacred treasure. Complications ensue. (91 mins.)
Director: Eddie Romero
 
27.
Cosa Nostra Asia (1974)
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(76 mins.)
Director: Bobby A. Suarez
 
28.
Master Samurai (1974)
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(91 mins.)
 
29.
The Muthers (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A band of female pirates go undercover at a prison camp on a coffee plantation to rescue their leader's sister. (83 mins.)
 
30.
Too Hot to Handle (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Sexy adventure film has international hit lady Caffaro involved in James Bondish escapades in Manila. (85 mins.)
Director: Don Schain
 
31.
Bionic Boy (1977)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An Interpol agent is killed by gangsters after he saves the life of a wealthy industrialist who stood in their way... (95 mins.)
Director: Leody M. Diaz
 
32.
The Return of the Bionic Boy (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.0/10 X  
(95 mins.)
Director: Bobby A. Suarez
 
33.
Mean Business (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An underworld kingpin's daughter is kidnapped by his own men. So, he calls in Cleopatra Wong, a beautiful karate queen. She brings a team with her - a 300+ pound psychic and a female impersonator. (92 mins.)
Director: Bobby A. Suarez
 
34.
Cleopatra Wong (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Singapore's top policewoman, Miss Cleopatra Wong, who heads the Seasian Interpol Criminal Investigation Department (C.I.D.)... (110 mins.)
 
35.
The One Armed Executioner (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
This is the story of an Interpol agent turned restaurateur, out for revenge against the gangsters that cut off his arm and killed his bride... (95 mins.)
Director: Bobby A. Suarez
 
36.
Vampire Hookers (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
Carradine is an aged vampire who has a bevy of vampiric beauties who lure many of their customers back to his lair. A pair of virile young Navy sailors get mixed up in their shenanigans. (82 mins.)
 
37.
For Y'ur Height Only (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Mr. Giant has kidnapped the brilliant Dr. Van Kohler and is planning to use the Doctor's invention, the N-bomb... (88 mins.)
Director: Eddie Nicart
 
38.
The Impossible Kid of Kung Fu (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Weng Weng is now working for the Manila branch of Interpol. The Chief sends him in the pursuit of Mr X... (81 mins.)
Director: Eddie Nicart
 
39.
The Siege of Firebase Gloria (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A tough sergeant and his sidekick roll into a demoralized firebase and proceed to rebuild morale and fortifications in advance of the climactic battle with the VietCong. (99 mins.)