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The Madmen of Mandoras (1963)

Hitler's Brain is saved by Nazi madmen, and is giving orders on a small tropical island!

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Credited cast:
Walter Stocker ...
Audrey Caire ...
Kathy Coleman 'K.C.' Day
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Camino Padua / Teo Padua
John Holland ...
Prof. John Coleman
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Frank Dvorak
Scott Peters ...
David Garrick
Keith Dahle ...
Tom Sharon
Dani Lynn ...
Suzanne Coleman
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Pedro Regas ...
Presidente Juan Padua
Bill Freed ...
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Chuck Beston
Hap Holmwood
Dick McHale
Jerry Riggio
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Hitler's Brain is saved by Nazi madmen, and is giving orders on a small tropical island!

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There's a scene in Mandoras where a small airplane circles and then lands in order to drop off an Army general. The tail number (registration number) is visible in one of the scenes (N4328C). Upon researching it, that airplane, a 1955 Aeronca Champ 7EC, is still flying as of 5/13 and is based in Modesto, CA. However, as of 5/13, it's for sale. See more »

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Hitler's "German" dialogue in the flashback is gibberish. See more »

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Adolf Hitler: Mach schnell! Mach schnell!
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References Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954) See more »

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boring and nonsensical
8 February 1999 | by See all my reviews

As much as people (especially video distributors) may want to call this film "so bad it's good," the simple truth is that it's incredibly boring. It opens with gassing an elephant to death, then it moves into a plot with some typical old-movie types going to Mexico. The youngest gets married during the vacation. This film is said to be two movies cobbled together, and it certainly appears that way. Until Hitler's wax head appears in a jar, it's pretty dull, with nothing interesting do do with its stock characters. When the head finally does appear, it's hardly ever shown, and when it melts in a jar is pretty messy. The moments of Hitler's head are the only things, save an occasional joke, that are funny, and the film contains nothing to recommend it, unless one is in media studies and interested in the portrayal of the archetypal young girl that gets married, because it is so stock, and not only that, the relationship is never really shown!


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