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When Women Lost Their Tails (1972)
"Quando le donne persero la coda" (original title)

R  |   |  Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi  |  24 February 1972 (Italy)
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Two tribes of dimwitted cavemen prepare for war against each other.

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Filli (Senta Berger) and the other cavemen from "When Women Had Tails" are living a carefree, if boring life inside a dinosaur skeleton. But when conman Ham (Lando Buzzanca) introduces them to the concept of currency and economics, their lives fall apart. On top of that, Filli starts to fall in love with Ham... Written by lonamer

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A Nostalgic Look at One Million B.C.

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5 August 2007 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

OK, so "Quando le donne persero la coda" (called "When Women Lost Their Tales" in English) has got to be one of the silliest movies that I've ever seen. But believe it or not, there is a mildly serious slant to the movie: an outsider comes in and basically introduces capitalism to the main cavemen. Go figure! But of course, the movie's main point is to show off Senta Berger and her physical aspects. You gotta admit, there would be lots to admire in a prehistoric setting where there's a really hot woman and men spending all day being complete dimwits. And one thing's for certain: I've never seen a gay caveman before! Anyway, I recommend this movie just for the totally goofy factor. Who would have ever guessed that it came from the same country that gave us "La strada"?


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