MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 21,760 this week

Women in Fury (1985)
"Femmine in fuga" (original title)

5.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.1/10 from 278 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 11 critic

The young, pretty and shy Angela Duvall is jailed for murder in some Latin American country. In the prison she gets brutally "initiated" by the other inmates. The nice, honest and handsome ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Michael E. Lemick)

Writers:

(screenplay), (story)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - Guardians of the Galaxy

In the latest episode of IMDb: What to Watch, Keith Simanton talks with director James Gunn and actors Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Vin Diesel about their movie Guardians of the Galaxy.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 132 titles
created 11 Nov 2010
 
a2
a list of 249 titles
created 26 Mar 2011
 
a list of 1040 titles
created 12 Nov 2012
 
a list of 2 titles
created 28 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 112 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Women in Fury" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Women in Fury (1985)

Women in Fury (1985) on IMDb 5.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Women in Fury.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Like every good women-in-prison film, most of the cast here are women. This one is particularly good as they seem to get naked at the slightest provocation: sometimes unexpectedly and ... See full summary »

Director: Henri Charr
Stars: Wendi Westbrook, Barbara Niven, Taylor Leigh
99 Women (1969)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

New inmate Marie arrives at an island prison in the women's sector and receives the number 99. The inmates are controlled by the sadistic lesbian warden Thelma Diaz and Governor Santos and ... See full summary »

Director: Jesús Franco
Stars: Maria Schell, Luciana Paluzzi, Mercedes McCambridge
Caged Heat (1974)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A girl is caught in a drug bust and sent to the hoosegow. The iron-handed superintendent takes exception to a skit performed by the girls and takes punitive steps, aided by the sadistic ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Demme
Stars: Juanita Brown, Erica Gavin, Roberta Collins
Caged Women (1991)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Beautiful young American tourist Janet Cooper goes on vacation to a remote South American country. After being arrested by a corrupt cop and subsequently found guilty of a trumped-up charge... See full summary »

Director: Leandro Lucchetti
Stars: Pilar Orive, Isabel Libossart, Elena Wiedermann
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Emanuelle goes undercover into a prison to expose the corrupted officials who are brutalizing the inmates. Emanuelle is shocked by the horrors and humiliation the prisoners are subjected to... See full summary »

Director: Bruno Mattei
Stars: Laura Gemser, Gabriele Tinti, Maria Romano
Drama | Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

An innocent woman is sent to a Czech prison, where the sadistic warden and guards rape and perform bizarre sex acts on the prisoners.

Director: Lloyd A. Simandl
Stars: Brigitte Nielsen, Paul Koslo, Kimberley Kates
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Five vignettes around the theme of what can happen when teenagers' parents are away from home ... and then return unexpectedly.

Director: Franz Josef Gottlieb
Stars: Karin Götz, Mattis Böttcher, Enzi Fuchs
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Director: Jesús Franco
Stars: Ajita Wilson, Andrea Guzon, Ursula Buchfellner
Savage Island (1985)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

Women who have been captured and sold as slave labor to a South American emerald mine hatch a plan for revolution and revenge.

Director: Nicholas Beardsley
Stars: Anthony Steffen, Ajita Wilson, Cristina Lay
Deaden (2006)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Ex-undercover cop turned biker Rane, witnesses the brutal murder of his pregnant wife by his crew who have learned about his old policemen days. Upon his exit from the hospital, he arms ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Viel
Stars: John Fallon, Deke Richards, Claudia Jurt
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Director: Jesús Franco
Stars: Karine Gambier, Howard Vernon, Susan Hemingway
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A Brazilian variation of the film "Thank God, It's Friday": Several lives intertwine at Rio de Janeiro's most famous nightclub of the time, New York City Disco.

Director: Cláudio Cunha
Stars: Sandra Bréa, Djenane Machado, Rogério Fróes
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Suzane Carvalho ...
Angela Duvall
Rossana Ghessa
Gloria Cristal ...
Joanna
Henri Pagnoncelli ...
Dr. Cuña
Leonardo José ...
Captain Bonifacio
Zeni Pereira ...
Denise (as Zenith Pereira)
Marli Mendes
Silvia Carvalho
Adele Malheiros
Nedira Campos
Chris
Ibanez Filho
Breno Bonin
Gilson Moura
Adalberto Silva
Edit

Storyline

The young, pretty and shy Angela Duvall is jailed for murder in some Latin American country. In the prison she gets brutally "initiated" by the other inmates. The nice, honest and handsome prison doctor believe she's innocent and tries to help her out. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The Brazilian Jungle's Wildest Creatures!

Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

28 August 1985 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Jailbreakin' Women  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
a GOOD women in prison flick!
19 December 2007 | by (Beverley Hills, England) – See all my reviews

I've seen a handful of women in prison films, and one thing I thought I'd never see was a half decent one! Trust the director of the brilliant Massacre in Dinosaur Valley to come up with something more fun than the average women in prison flick! The film is not too different from the masses of trash directed by the likes of Jess Franco in the way that it's plotted, but Michele Massimo Tarantini forsakes overly graphic hardcore porn for a more story based approach, and that really does the film benefit as despite lacking what some may be watching for; Women in Fury is at least entertaining, and it's also the only women in prison flick that I'd consider watching again! Naturally, the plot focuses on a women's prison. The central character is Angela Duvall, a young woman wrongly sent to a Brazilian prison after supposedly murdering a drug dealer. She soon finds that there are lots of lesbians in jail in Brazil, and after being initiated into the prison by her fellow inmates and the guards, an opportunity to escape beckons, and Angela takes it...

As previously mentioned, this film does not feature as much sex and sleaze as many women in prison flicks, but that's not to say it doesn't feature any! The fact that it's not wall to wall sleaze really does do it benefit; the sex itself is graphic, but not overly graphic, and while many women in prison film grind to a halt as a result of too much graphic sex, this one always has the story to fall back on; which gives it a strong backbone. Aside from the sex and sleaze, there's also a fair amount of violence featured, which is nice and while this isn't as shocking as many genre films; it's still a brutal picture and I'm sure it has enough grit about it to please most fans of cult cinema. The women featured are mostly nice to look at and the lesbian sex scenes are well filmed. The way that the film changes from prison drama to a chase through the neighbouring jungle is good, and while overall I can't really profess this to be a brilliant film - I will say it's the best women in prison flick that I've seen, and it's the only one that I'd give high recommendations for.


6 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Women in Fury (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?