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Prehistoric Women (1950)

Approved  |   |  Adventure, Fantasy  |  1 November 1950 (USA)
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Tigri (Laurette Luez, working her way up to Bomba and Bowery Boys films) and her stone-age girl friends hate all men, but realizing they are a necessary evil, capture some for potential (... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Laurette Luez ...
Allan Nixon ...
Engor
Joan Shawlee ...
Lotee
Judy Landon ...
Eras
Mara Lynn ...
Arva
Jo-Carroll Dennison ...
Nika (as Jo Carroll Dennison)
Kerry Vaughn ...
Tulle
Tony Devlin ...
Ruig
James Summers ...
Adh
Dennis Dengate ...
Kama
Jeanne Sorel ...
Johann Petursson ...
Guadi (as Johann Peturrson)
John Frederick ...
Tribe Leader (as John Merrick)
Janet Scott ...
Wise Old Lady
David Vaile ...
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Tigri (Laurette Luez, working her way up to Bomba and Bowery Boys films) and her stone-age girl friends hate all men, but realizing they are a necessary evil, capture some for potential (strictly business, no recreation allowed) husbands. Engor (Allan Nixon, working his way down to the Mesa of Lost Women) escapes and, in his travels, discovers fire. This comes in handy later, after he has been recaptured by the women, when he drives off a dragon, or something, with his new discovery. This little feat has the effect of making the women realize their rightful subservient position, and he and Tigri have a primitive (non-catered) wedding, and go off to start a new tribe of fur-wearers. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Savage! Primitive! Deadly!

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Fun early romp
28 June 2003 | by (Atwater, USA) – See all my reviews

Well the opening is filmed in darkness, but a little fiddling with the brightness and contrast fixed that problem.

This is a simple movie, with narrative. Not much on plausibility I think those men WANTED to be caught!

And the panther scene and the giant vs the tiger scenes are funny. But the first Tiger scene is actually well done considering the rest of the film. Not much to study, and after 53 years other serious (Well as far as serious can go and get wide release and not be thought immoral) films of modern make are far better. It is hard to have non-amazons over-power athletes.

But all in all a good Liberal arts film.


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