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Untamed Women (1952)

Approved  |   |  Sci-Fi, War  |  12 September 1952 (USA)
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During World War II, an American bomber pilot is rescued after drifting at sea aboard a raft. After being administered truth serum, he tells the doctor a story of how he and the three ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Mikel Conrad ...
Steve Holloway
Doris Merrick ...
Sandra
Richard Monahan ...
Benny
Robert Lowell ...
Ed (as Mark Lowell)
Morgan Jones ...
Andy
Midge Ware ...
Myra
Judy Brubaker ...
Valdra
Carol Brewster ...
Tennus
Autumn Russell ...
Cleo (as Autumn Rice)
...
Col. Loring
Montgomery Pittman ...
Prof. Warren
Miriam Kaylor ...
Nurse Edmunds
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During World War II, an American bomber pilot is rescued after drifting at sea aboard a raft. After being administered truth serum, he tells the doctor a story of how he and the three survivors of his plane crash washed up on an island that was inhabited by a tribe of beautiful primitive cave-women, dinosaurs and a group of savage cavemen who are bent on abducting the women for breeding purposes. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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They Feared No Monster - Yet Fell Before the Touch of Man!

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12 September 1952 (USA)  »

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Insel der unberührten Frauen  »

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Steve tells Sandra to have her women stay at their temple, where he says they'll be safe because the Hairy Men don't know its location, and that he and his men will meet them there later. But neither Steve nor any of his crew has ever seen the temple either, so how would they know where to go? See more »

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Edited from One Million B.C. (1940) See more »

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Tacky, Funny, and Truly Weird
1 June 2005 | by See all my reviews

This movie's a variation on the "men-are-stranded-with-lost-civilization-of-sex-starved-women" theme. A WWII bomber is forced down in the ocean, and after paddling their raft for a few days, the surviving men come ashore on the usual uncharted island, which is ruled by a race of women descended from the Druids (!).

That's only the beginning of the fun, as the women are constantly pestered by "The Hairy Men", who are a bunch of actors dressed in animal skins and covered by fake hair. A few of the usual shots of lizards from "One Million Years B.C." are thrown in, there are battles with the "Hairy Men", and a volcanic eruption climax predictably ends the movie. The whole implausible story is told by Conrad in flashback to serious doctor Lyle Talbot and a nurse, who find the whole story a bit wild until "evidence" of its veracity is uncovered in the final shot.

This movie is entertaining due to its bizarre plot, laughable dialogue, and plentiful action sequences. There's nothing quite like it, to be sure, so watch with an open mind.

P.S.: Nomination for the movie's best line: "Ed, stand guard. Shoot anything with hair on it that moves!"


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