MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 9,126 this week

Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)
"Maciste, l'uomo più forte del mondo" (original title)

5.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.1/10 from 134 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 10 critic

Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Leonviola)

Writers:

(story), (story), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 18 Nov 2010
 
a list of 183 titles
created 23 Mar 2011
 
a list of 106 titles
created 10 Jun 2011
 
a list of 42 titles
created 23 Oct 2011
 
a list of 6882 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)

Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961) on IMDb 5.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A warrior returning home to his country must battle giant bats, three-headed dogs and a vicious dragon to save his wife, and his people, from the machinations of an evil ruler.

Director: Vittorio Cottafavi
Stars: Mark Forest, Broderick Crawford, Gaby André
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Hercules defends a people against a race of giant warriors.

Director: Alberto De Martino
Stars: Dan Vadis, Marilù Tolo, Pierre Cressoy
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of ... See full summary »

Director: Domenico Paolella
Stars: Mark Forest, José Greci, Maria Grazia Spina
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don ... See full summary »

Director: Piero Pierotti
Stars: Sergio Ciani, Mimmo Palmara, José Greci
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Director: Osvaldo Civirani
Stars: Mark Forest, Anna-Maria Pace, Giuliano Gemma
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Strongman Maciste must battle the one-eyed Cyclops monster that is ravaging the land of Sadok, while at the same time fending off the advances of the evil Queen Capys, who wants to do a little ravaging of her own.

Director: Antonio Leonviola
Stars: Gordon Mitchell, Chelo Alonso, Vira Silenti
Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

(1962) Kirk Morris, Michelle Girardon. One of the more obscure of the "Sons of Hercules" film series. The son of Hercules is pitted against a ruthless desert warrior. A cut above average ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Margheriti
Stars: Kirk Morris, Michèle Girardon, Renato Baldini
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A powerful man posing as a gladiator in Rome's fourth century discovers a plan to put the beautiful Queen in prison, which he thwarts by exposing a sinister duke as a traitor.

Director: Michele Lupo
Stars: Mark Forest, Scilla Gabel, Jon Chevron
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Strong yet sleepy Hercules discovers that the Queen of Atlantis is plotting to take over the world with superhuman warriors.

Director: Vittorio Cottafavi
Stars: Reg Park, Fay Spain, Ettore Manni
Action | Adventure | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An evil desert bandit kidnaps the son of a sultan and raises him as his own. It turns out that the son has magic powers and is invincible. Years later, as a young man, he falls in love with... See full summary »

Director: Osvaldo Civirani
Stars: Mark Forest, Mimmo Palmara, Rosalba Neri
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Leonviola
Stars: Joe Robinson, Harry Baird, Bella Cortez
Adventure | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Four muscular heroes fight the evil ruler of an oppressed people.

Director: Giorgio Capitani
Stars: Sergio Ciani, Howard Ross, Nadir Moretti
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Forest ...
Moira Orfei ...
Queen Halis Mojab
Paul Wynter ...
Bango
Gianni Garko ...
Kathar, Kahab's Son
Enrico Glori ...
Kahab, the High Priest
Raffaella Carrà ...
Princess Salirah
Roberto Miali ...
Loth
Nando Tamberlani ...
Khur, King of Aran (as Ferdinando Tamberlani)
Carla Foscari ...
(as Carla De Foscari)
Rosalia Gavo
Graziella Granata ...
Queen's Handmaid
Janine Hendy ...
Queen's Handmaid Playing the Harp (as Jannin Hendy)
Grazia Campori ...
Queen's Handmaid
Mara Lombardo ...
Queen's Handmaid (as Maria Lombardo)
Luciana Vivaldi ...
Queen's Handmaid
Edit

Storyline

Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an enormous wheel along with other captives as part of a gold-and-diamonds mining operation. The underground city's queen, Halis Mosab, takes note of the handsome, muscular Maciste and chooses him to be her consort if he can meet such challenges as saving the kidnapped Princess Saliura from a gigantic ape. Maciste kills the ape and carries Saliura back to the aboveground world. The white-clad marauders can't follow them if it means being caught in the sunlight which instantly dissolves them. Maciste then returns to the underground city to save the other captives. Meanwhile, high priest Kahab informs his son, Katar, that their queen is not one of them but, unbeknownst to her, was kidnapped as a small child from the "world above." If Katar can marry her, their children can be "normal" and can live in the ... Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

underground | ape | sunlight | queen | princess | See more »


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 October 1961 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules  »

Box Office

Gross:

ESP 19,874,368 (Spain)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa #35134 issued October 10, 1961. See more »

Goofs

Since Greco-Roman society had neither the knowledge nor the means to cut and polish diamonds into jewels, the evil Queen's diamond-mining operations are pointless. See more »

Quotes

Regina Halis Mosab: [to Maciste] Yours will be a splendid death.
See more »

Connections

References Jungle Moon Men (1955) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Here comes the sun..." Run!!!!
31 May 1999 | by (Keene, New Hampshire USA) – See all my reviews

Son of Hercules vs. sun-sensitive subterranean Sicilians in this anti-"Beach Blanket Bingo" bunko beneath the bowels of Italy! The most "dramatic" scene depicts a guard (punished for allowing the hero to escape) stripped, strapped to a slab, and subjected to sunlight (which causes him to disintegrate). The viewer realizes that it is NOT the words to the 1966 hit "Sunny" ("Sunny, thank you for the sunshine you gave...") the tortured titan is singing as he screams "No! No! Not the sun! Aieee!!" This flick never should have seen the light of day. I say "No! No! Not "Mole Men Vs. The Son of Hercules"! Aieee!!"


2 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The queen ringhawk2000

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?