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In a land in a distant past, three beautiful women, members of a lost tribe, battle a male genius with diabolical plans to destroy their "Lost Empire." If the victor can find the sacred... See more »

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Melanie Vincz ...
Angel Wolfe
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Whitestar
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Heather McClure
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Rick Stanton
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Koro (as Bob Tessier)
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Dr. Sin Do / Lee Chuck
Blackie Dammett ...
Prager
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Cindy Blake
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Capt. Hendry
Tom Rettig ...
Officer Robinson
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Whiplash
Art Hern ...
Charles Chang
Anne Gaybis ...
Prison Referee (as Annie Gaybis)
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Rob Wolfe
Gary Don Cox ...
Horny Cowboy
Rick Seaman ...
Willie
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Girl in Jewelry Shop
Peter Pan ...
Jeweller
Garry Goodrow ...
Doctor
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Terrorist Gang Leader (as Thomas Rosales)
Matoux De La Croix ...
Huey
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Leon
Steve Gold ...
Prison guard
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Gay Dude
Jeff Jensen ...
Hooded Swordsman
Wendell Eugenio ...
Temple Official
Greywolfe ...
Indian Chief
Karen Ribbens ...
Girl Spy
Keri Nichols ...
Girl Recruit
Ruby Handler ...
Girl Recruit
Laura Lee Kasten ...
Girl Recruit
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Girl Recruit (as Debbie Blaisdell)
Tina Merkel ...
Girl Recruit
Gary Christie Jr. ...
Hostage (as Cary Christie Jr.)
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Hostage
Tozar Norris ...
Hostage
Laureen Paige ...
Hostage (as Lauren Paige)
Stacie Rowat ...
Hostage
Tony Leach ...
Hostage
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeff Burr ...
Servant Pouring Wine (uncredited)
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Gorilla (uncredited)

Directed by

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Jim Wynorski ... (directed by)

Written by (WGA)

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Jim Wynorski ... (written by)

Produced by

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Raven De La Croix ... associate producer
Bob Greenberg ... co-producer
Alexander Tabrizi ... co-producer
Jim Wynorski ... producer (produced by)

Music by

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Alan Howarth ... (music)

Cinematography by

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Jacques Haitkin ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Larry Bock ... film editor

Editorial Department

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Lane Hurwitz ... editorial
Steven Nevius ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Production Design by

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Wayne Springfield

Set Decoration by

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Cynthia Sowder

Makeup Department

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Michael F. Hoover ... assistant special effects makeup (as Mike Hoover)
Daniel Marc ... hair designer (as Danial Marc)
Robin L. Neal ... makeup supervisor (as Robin Neal)
Steve Neill ... special makeup effects
Michael R. Jones ... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)

Production Management

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Max Bloom ... production manager
Jeff Folmsbee ... unit manager
Adam Weiss ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Max Bloom ... second unit director
Neil Charles ... second assistant director
James Lansbury ... second assistant director (as Jim Lansbury)
Betsy Magruder ... first assistant director
Steven J. Wolfe ... second assistant director (as Steve Wolfe)

Art Department

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Julie Kaye Fanton ... set decorator: location (as Julie Kaye Towery)
Philip Dean Foreman ... designer (as Phillip Foreman)
Douglas Fox ... property master (as Doug Fox)
Kini Kay ... carpenter
Roger Kelton ... assistant art director
Scott Kuhlmann ... construction lead man (as Scott Kuhlman)
Steve Barnett ... set dresser (uncredited)
Sandy Corner ... art department manager (uncredited)
Mark A. Shelton ... art department electrician (uncredited)

Sound Department

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William Hooper ... supervising sound editor
Patrushkha Mierzwa ... boom operator (as Patrushka Mierzwa)
Mark Ulano ... sound mixer

Special Effects by

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Martin Bresin ... pyrotechnician (as Marty Bresin)
Roger George ... special prop effects
Peter Mark ... assistant special effects

Visual Effects by

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Anthony Doublin ... special visual effects (as Tony Doublin)
Ernest Farino ... special animation effects (as Ernest D. Farino)
David Fiske ... streak effects: main title, Animagic Inc.
Sean Joyce ... matte painter
Laurel Klick ... optical effects: Image 3
Bret Mixon ... animation camera / effects animator
January Nordman ... optical effects: Image 3 (as J.R. Nordman)
Mike Warren ... optical effects: Image 3
Drex Reed ... visual effects crew (uncredited)

Stunts

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Rick Barker ... stunt coordinator / stunts
Brian R. Carson ... stunts
Eddie Hice ... stunts
Mike Hickam ... stunts
Fred Scheiwiller ... stunts
Victoria Vanderkloot ... stunts (as Victoria Van Der Kloot)
Harry Wowchuk ... stunts

Camera and Electrical Department

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Kenneth C. Barrows ... first assistant camera (as Ken Barrows)
Kevin Brennan ... best boy
Anne S. Coffey ... second camera operator (as Anne Coffey)
Mike Connors ... best boy grip (as Michael Connors)
Christopher C. Cooper ... second assistant camera (as Christopher Cooper)
David De Carlo ... electrician
Wendell Eugenio ... still photographer
Michael Haney ... electrician
Lawrence Karman ... electrician (as Larry Karman)
Tracy Neftzger ... key grip
David W. Nims ... grip/driver (as Dave Nims)
Woody Perkins ... grip
Joel Ransom ... second assistant camera
Krishna Rao ... second camera assistant (as Kris Rao)
Jerry Workman ... gaffer

Casting Department

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Laura Lee Kasten ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Raven De La Croix ... costume designer: Whitestar
Julie Mortimore ... assistant costume designer (as Julie Motimore)
Lesley Neufeld ... wardrobe supervisor (as Lesley Nicholson)
Katherine Orrison ... costumer (uncredited)

Music Department

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Alan Howarth ... music performer / music recordist

Transportation Department

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Brian Damage ... transportation coordinator
Randy Polk ... transportation coordinator

Other crew

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Denetia Arellanes ... creative consultant
Beverly Baker ... wrangler
Don Baker ... wrangler
Nita Baker ... wrangler
Michael Balson ... assistant to producer / liaison: Harwood
Eugene Coreno ... production assistant
Mike Eppstein ... titles: Hollywood Title Services
Tom Eppstein ... titles: Hollywood Title Services
George Escalera ... craft service
Ernest Farino ... title designer (as Ernest D. Farino)
Christopher Gaw ... production assistant (as Chris Gaw)
Karen Golden ... script supervisor
Laura Lee Kasten ... extras coordinator
Bob King ... production assistant
Rick Lange ... titles: Hollywood Title Services
James Lansbury ... set production assistant (as Jim Lansbury)
David Rambaldi ... production assistant
Angel Rangel ... wrangler
R.J. Robertson ... creative consultant
Bob Sheridan ... production assistant
Beverly Silagy ... wrangler
Richard Silagy ... wrangler
Tandi Slater ... production coordinator
Sylvia M. White ... production auditor (as Sylvia White)
Cynthia R. Woodard ... production assistant (as Cindy Woodard)
Jacqueline Zambrano ... production coordinator (as Jacqui Zambrano)

Thanks

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Tony Balderama ... thanks
Paul Shaver ... thanks
Fielding West ... snake courtesy of

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

After officer Rob Wolfe is killed trying to stop a gang of ninjas from robbing a jewelery store, his sister, officer Angel Wolfe, vows to avenge his death. Her investigation leads her to the mysterious Dr. Sin Do, who is supposedly in league with an undead wizard named Lee Chuck. The doctor is holding a martial arts tournament on a secret island fortress, so Angel, after rounding up some of her martial-artist friends, enters the tournament in the hopes of finding Sin Do and Lee Chuck and bringing them to justice. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher

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Taglines A Roaring Adventure With Blistering Action and Eye-Popping Women See more »
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Also Known As
  • Drei Engel auf der Todesinsel (Germany)
  • Потерянная империя (Soviet Union, Russian title)
  • Império Perdido (Brazil)
  • Kauhun valtakunta (Finland)
  • El imperio perdido (Argentina)
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Runtime
  • 83 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia The gorilla wasn't in the script. When make-up artist Steve Neill arrived on the set with a gorilla suit in the trunk of his car, Jim Wynorski asked Neill to put on the suit so he could portray a gorilla in the movie. See more »
Goofs At the beginning of the movie, the jewelry store proprietor fires seven shots from a six shot revolver. See more »
Movie Connections Edited from Our Man Flint (1966). See more »
Quotes Dr. Sin Do: Ahhhh blood, My favorite wine!
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