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Creatures the World Forgot (1971)

In prehistoric times two brothers (a more or less good one and a more or less bad one) fight each other for the leadership of their tribe.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julie Ege ...
Nala - The Girl
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Toomak - The 'Fair' Boy
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Rool - The 'Dark' Boy (as Robert John)
Brian O'Shaughnessy ...
Mak - The Father
Sue Wilson ...
Noo - The Mother
Rosalie Crutchley ...
The Old Crone
Marcia Fox ...
The Dumb Girl
Gerard Bonthuys ...
Young Toomak
Hans Kiesouw ...
Young Rool
Josje Kiesouw ...
The Young Dumb Girl
Beverly Blake ...
The Young Female Lover
Doon Baide ...
The Young Male Lover
Don Leonard ...
The Old Leader
Frank Hayden ...
Zen - The Murderer
Rosita Moulan ...
The Tribal Dancer
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In prehistoric times two brothers (a more or less good one and a more or less bad one) fight each other for the leadership of their tribe.

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Survival against all odds! See more »


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1 September 1971 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Criaturas olvidadas del mundo  »

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(Westrex Sound System)

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1.85 : 1
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Julie Ege had just given birth and was not feeling too well so retired to bed early during the shoot. As a result, the crew thought she was stuck up and contrived to keep her out of shot as much as possible, much to the annoyance of Hammer in London. See more »

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Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 4 (1997) See more »

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Most Realistic of the Caveman films
10 March 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Of all the caveman movies I have seen, this one is the best because it choose to present early man as realistic as it could. Rather than have dinosaurs, this movie features animals and creatures that were actually around when early man was. Don't get me wrong; I enjoy dinosaurs very much and had I seen this movie as a kid, I might have thought it was a horrible one. However, now that I am able to recognize good acting and filmmaking, I really loved this movie. It presents the story of early man as a bleak time, a struggle for survival where death was around every corner. No doubt, that was how it was for early man. There are a few beautiful women here, but you won't see as much of their figures as you did in say, "1 Million Years B.C.". None the less, if you are a fan of history or anthropology, "The Creatures That Time Forgot" is a great way to spend your time.


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