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She Demons (1958)

Approved | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 1 January 1958 (USA)
Heroic, but dull, Fred Maklin and beautiful, but spoiled, Jerrie Turner wash up on an uncharted tropical island. They are soon captured by ex-Nazi Colonel Osler, who also has imprisoned a ... See full summary »

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Tod Griffin ...
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Rudolph Anders ...
Gene Roth ...
Igor
Leni Tana ...
Mona Osler
Charles Opunui ...
Kris Kamana
Whitey Hughes
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Storm Trooper
Billy Dix ...
Storm Trooper
Larry Gelbman ...
Storm Trooper
Maureen Janzen ...
She Demon
Grace Mathews ...
She Demon
Michael Stoycoff ...
Storm Trooper
The Diane Nellis Dancers ...
The She Demons
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Storyline

Heroic, but dull, Fred Maklin and beautiful, but spoiled, Jerrie Turner wash up on an uncharted tropical island. They are soon captured by ex-Nazi Colonel Osler, who also has imprisoned a bevy of beauty contest winners whom he allows to be whipped by his slavering Nazi storm troopers. He has, you see, been extracting some glandular substance from the girls to inject into his wife Mona, who suffered terrible facial disfigurement, in efforts to restore her beauty. Things get worse as the island is used for test bombing by the US Air Force. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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Re-created half beast, half woman! See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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1 January 1958 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dochters van de duivel  »

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$65,000 (estimated)
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(Ryder Sound Services)

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1.85 : 1
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Goofs

The German soldier gets pushed into the cage with the She-Demons. The impact forces the cage gate open, he is then attacked by the She-Demons with the gate still open. The camera cuts away and then back to the cage and now the gate is closed even though his body is in the same position. He is in the way of the swing of the gate, so it couldn't have closed. See more »

Quotes

Fred Maklin: Please... I beg of you. Do what you want with us, but in heaven's name release the girl!
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Featured in Horrible Honeys (1988) See more »

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Pretty Bad
3 December 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

She Demons (1958)

* 1/2 (out of 4)

Three people wash up on an island where a crazy German doctor is turning beautiful women in deformed monsters. This film has gained a rather big cult following over the years due in large part to it falling into that "so bad it's good" category. The film contains a pretty bad screenplay, horrid acting and silly direction and when you add all of this up you're bound to get a few good laughs. The performances here are very bad, which is to be expected, but they're actually worse than what you normal see and this is where the majority of the laughs come from. The screenplay runs a bit short on ideas, which is the reason we get countless scenes with the girls dancing (very badly I might add) and being whipped for whatever reason. There's really not a single good thing in this film so if you like bad movies then you'll want to check it out.


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