MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 22,964 this week

Journey Among Women (1977)

5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 53 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 4 critic

In colonial Australia, daughter of a judge helps a group of female convicts living in inhuman conditions escape. Aboriginal girl teaches them how to survive in the forest. One of them gets raped and killed. The group seeks revenge.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 457 titles
created 12 Feb 2012
 
a list of 33 titles
created 26 Sep 2012
 
a list of 95 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Journey Among Women (1977)

Journey Among Women (1977) on IMDb 5.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Journey Among Women.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Janet and Brad become contestants on a game show... but wind up as captives instead.

Director: Jim Sharman
Stars: Jessica Harper, Cliff De Young, Richard O'Brien
Found III (2012)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A horror-obsessed boy discovers his older brother is a serial killer.

Director: Scott Schirmer
Stars: Gavin Brown, Ethan Philbeck, Phyllis Munro
Patrick (1978)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A comatose hospital patient harasses and kills though his powers of telekinesis to claim his private nurse as his own.

Director: Richard Franklin
Stars: Susan Penhaligon, Robert Helpmann, Rod Mullinar
Starry Eyes (2014)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.

Directors: Kevin Kolsch, Dennis Widmyer
Stars: Alex Essoe, Amanda Fuller, Noah Segan
Bad Timing (1980)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The setting is Vienna. A young American woman is brought to a hospital after overdosing on pills, apparently in a suicide attempt. A police detective suspects foul play on the part of her ... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Roeg
Stars: Art Garfunkel, Theresa Russell, Harvey Keitel
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
June Pritchard ...
Elizabeth Harrington
Martin Phelan ...
Capt. McEwan
...
Meg
Lillian Crombie ...
Kameragul
Diane Fuller ...
Bess
Therese Jack ...
Kate
Michelle Johnson ...
Biddie
Helenka Link ...
Jane
Jude Kuring ...
Grace
Rose Lilley ...
Emily
Robyn Moase ...
Moira
Lisa Peers ...
Charlotte
Kay Self ...
Sheila
Tim Elliott ...
Doctor Hargreaves
Ralph Cotterill ...
Cpl. Porteous
Edit

Storyline

In colonial Australia, daughter of a judge helps a group of female convicts living in inhuman conditions escape. Aboriginal girl teaches them how to survive in the forest. One of them gets raped and killed. The group seeks revenge.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Nine women convicts escape from a prison hell-hole and dare to create a savage world free of man . . . [Australia Theatrical]

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 August 1977 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

Gynaikes sti zougla  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This picture was not released theatrically for over a year after principal photography had wrapped. See more »

Connections

Featured in Ozploitation Trailer Explosion (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Rose of Sharon
By Theresa Rack
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Embarrassingly amateurish failure
12 November 1998 | by (Pasadena, California) – See all my reviews

According to the pre-release publicity in Australia, this movie was made by a feminist collective who had no script to follow, preferring to make up the dialog as they went along. It made me ashamed to be a feminist. The acting and dialog were painfully awkward. So the plot is about a bunch of young female convicts dumped in the penal colony in Sydney in the 1780s. They live in squalor and are periodically raped by evil guards. They break out and run away to "the bush" to live an idyllic existence with the aborigines. It gets very anachronistic during this part of the movie.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Journey Among Women (1977) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?