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Black Mama, White Mama (1973)

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When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, ... See full summary »

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Zaldy Zshornack ...
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Laurie Burton ...
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Alona Alegre ...
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Ronda
Lotis Key ...
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Alfonso Carvajal ...
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Bruno Punzalan ...
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Subas Herrero ...
Luis (as Ricardo Herrero)
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When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, still chained together, stumble, stab, and cat-fight their way across the wilderness, igniting a bloody shootout between gangsters and a group of revolutionaries. Written by Jonathan Ruskin <JonRuskin@aol.com>

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Several VW Country Buggies are seen in the film - these were manufactured by Volkswagen of Australia between 1968-72. Fewer than 2,000 were manufactured - these vehicles were imported into the Philippines and have been sought-after by classic vehicle collectors. See more »

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In the last shot before the end credits start to roll, one of the dead men lying on the ground opens his hand. See more »

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Ruben: I don't like cops. And cops don't like me.
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great sexploitation film of the 70s
24 March 2004 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

If you like early 70's sexploitation films,woman in prison,cat fight,or are a fan of Pam Grier then this movie is worth a watch

good action,plenty of nude women,and cat fights,

although this movie is very bad acted and cheesey,

Its not boring and not sooooo dumb that you cant watch it. The action is smooth and not hard to follow with a major gun fight climax. overall 7 out of 10 ..


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