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Femmine infernali (1980)

A women's prison camp is located deep in the tropical rain forest. Sadistic guards and a warden from hell make life almost unbearable for the inmates, and any infraction of the rules is ... See full summary »

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(screenplay) (as Roberto Esteves), (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Doctor Farrell
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Zaira
Cristina Lay ...
Vivienne
Cintia Lodetti ...
Katie
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Martinez
Maite Nicote ...
Mary (as Maite Nicott)
Yael Forti ...
Marika
Zaira Zoccheddu ...
Lucy
Adelaide Cendra
Angela Martinelli
Gilberto Galimberti ...
Luis
Anna Maria Panaro ...
Marie Antoinette, the madwoman
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A women's prison camp is located deep in the tropical rain forest. Sadistic guards and a warden from hell make life almost unbearable for the inmates, and any infraction of the rules is dealt with swiftly and savagely. The camp doctor is horrified at what he sees happening, and drinks heavily to push the horror away. Finally the inmates have had had enough, and they enlist the help of the doctor to try and escape. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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The Warden's Just Handed Down A Stiff Sentence!


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The film was refused a UK theatrical certificate under the title "Escape From Hell" in December 1980, and released in a heavily edited form as "I'm Coming Your Way" the following year. See more »

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Sloppy and unpleasant
12 May 2007 | by See all my reviews

"Escape from Hell" is not made with enough artistry to disguise what it is: crass exploitation. The direction and writing are both sloppy: for example, the camera-work during the fight between Cintia Lodetti and Ajita Wilson is so bad that you can barely make out what's happening; also, if the alcoholic-but-kind-hearted doctor hadn't killed the warden, the guards would never have followed him and the girls after their escape - the "fake plague" plan had worked fine until then but he just had to ruin it. I would have given this film a 4 out of 10 (the sweaty lesbian scene is not bad and Christina Lai has an amazingly beautiful face and body), but a particularly disgusting scene of abuse forced me to cut 2 more points. Of course some sickos will take that as a recommendation. After all, one thing even more disturbing than this film is that some people actually gave it positive reviews!


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