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Women in Cages
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Director:
Writers:
James H. Watkins (story) and
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Release Date:
15 November 1973 (West Germany) See more »
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White skin on the black market! See more »
Plot:
American women prisoners in a foreign country. Sex and action. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

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Judith Brown ... Sandy (as Judy Brown)
Roberta Collins ... Stoke
Jennifer Gan ... Jeff

Pam Grier ... Alabama
Bernard Bonnin ... Acosta (as Bernard Bodine)
Charlie Davao ... Rudy (as Charles Davis)
Johnny Long
Holly Anders
Dwight Howard
Roberta Swift
Paul Sawyer
Jeffrey Taylor
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nick Cayari ... Lorca (uncredited)
Andres Centenera ... Dignitary (uncredited)
Marissa Delgado ... Juana (uncredited)
Paquito Diaz ... Jorge (uncredited)

Sofia Moran ... Theresa (uncredited)
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Directed by
Gerardo de Leon  (as Gerry de Leon)
 
Writing credits
James H. Watkins (story) and
David Osterhout (story) (as David R. Osterhout)

James H. Watkins (screenplay) and
David Osterhout (screenplay) (as David R. Osterhout)

Produced by
Ben Balatbat .... producer
Roger Corman .... producer (uncredited)
Cirio H. Santiago .... producer (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Felipe Sacdalan (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Ben Barcelon 
 
Art Direction by
Ben Otico 
 
Makeup Department
Tony Artieda .... makeup artist
Rey Salamat .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Aurelio R. Navarro .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ruben Rustia .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Willie Arce .... sound recordist
Demetrio de Santos .... sound engineer
Tony Gosalvez .... sound effects
 
Special Effects by
Santos Hilario .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Johnny Araojo .... camera operator (as Johnny Araujo)
Edmundo Bautista .... camera operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Felisa Salcedo .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Tito Arevalo .... musical director
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Bamboo Doll House" - USA (poster title)
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Runtime:
81 min
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Certification:
Australia:MA | New Zealand:R16 | UK:R (original rating) | UK:18 (video rating, heavily cut) | UK:(Banned) (1971) | USA:R | West Germany:18
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Trivia:
The character Alabama in True Romance (1993) was named after Pam Grier's character in this film. In the original script, Clarence even mentions that the name sounds like a Pam Grier Character.See more »
Quotes:
Jeff:What kind of hell did you crawl out of?
Alabama:It was called Harlem, baby. I learned to survive, never have pity. This game is called survival. Let's see how well you can play it. I was strung-out behind smack at ten and worked in the streets when I was twelve. You've got a long way to go.
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7 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Roberta Collins, I love you!, 24 August 2006
Author: gridoon

"Women in Cages" reunites the three main cast members of "The Big Doll House" (Pam Grier, Roberta Collins, Judy Brown), but the results suffer from a massive downgrade in quality. Roberta once again steals the show, as she is three times the looker AND the actress that anyone else in the film is. Sometimes I had to pause the tape just to look at her amazing face. She has one great catfight here, but (sadly) she does no arm-twisting this time. Pam Grier is too young for her role and comes across as wooden, and the main lead is forgettable. The film has its moments, but it's mostly dreary and unpleasant. If it weren't for Roberta, I'd say just forget about it. (**)

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