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The Big Bust-Out (1972)
"Io monaca... per tre carogne e sette peccatrici" (original title)

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Seven beautiful women in a high security prison set the stage for a big bust out.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tony Kendall ...
Jeff
Monica Teuber ...
Sister Maria
William Berger ...
Bob Shaw
...
El Kadir
...
Nada
Christin Thorn ...
Lolita (as Christiane Thorn)
Margaret Rose Keil ...
Gail
Nuccia Cardinali ...
Inga (as Karen Carter)
Linda Fox ...
Claire (as Patrizia Barbot)
Felicita Fanny ...
Carmen
Ivana Novak ...
Liane
...
Little Ivan
Giorgio Dolfin ...
(as Giorgio Dolphin)
Roberto Messina ...
Killer
Mara Krupp ...
Female warden (as Mara Krup)
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Seven beautiful women in a high security prison set the stage for a big bust out.

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Soft skin bursting through hard prison walls! See more »

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User Reviews

Three Bastards and Seven Sinners.

I am not a great user of this kind of European crap. But, honestly, I have already seen worse. There is no real length in this fast paced and action packed yarn. But it's senseless and totally unbelievable. You can find, in this one, nudity, sadism, brutality; all gratuitous, of course.

I like girls with guns stories, and this one is rather effective. Even if I may prefer A GUN FOR JENNIFER or SET IT OFF.

Don't forget it's a film made in 1972, and produced between Italy and Germany. This kind of features, there were hundreds of them.

You've understood that it's not my cup of tea to talk about movies like this. I just do it because I had it in my hands and it seems no user had commented it yet. So, it's done.

But if you may like this kind of films, don't hesitate. Get it.


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