MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,951 this week

Black Scorpion (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Crime | Sci-Fi  -  22 August 1995 (USA)
4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 753 users  
Reviews: 19 user | 15 critic

A female "BATMAN" with a strong story, intriguing characters, good action pacing... and several opportunities for sex.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 175 titles
created 19 Sep 2011
 
a list of 282 titles
created 15 Mar 2013
 
a list of 122 titles
created 28 Sep 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 05 Oct 2013
 
a list of 1750 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Black Scorpion" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Black Scorpion (TV Movie 1995)

Black Scorpion (TV Movie 1995) on IMDb 4.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Black Scorpion.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Chapelle, a sexy and mysterious painter, uses the art of seduction to pit her half-brother and his best friend against each other in an act of revenge against her abusive father. A dangerous love triangle ensues.

Director: James C.E. Burke
Stars: Suzanne Turner, Allan Arbus, Kurtis Blow
Last Sunset (2006)
Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

When Sam Taylor (Rodney Scott) meets Lisa Wayne (Joan Severance), he experiences every 18-year old guy's ultimate fantasy: no-strings-attached sex with a beautiful, uninhibited older woman.... See full summary »

Director: Michael Valverde
Stars: Joan Severance, Corbin Bernsen, Rodney Scott
Write to Kill (1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A writer is framed for murder while investigating his brother's death.

Director: Ruben Preuss
Stars: Scott Valentine, Joan Severance, Chris Mulkey
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A prosecutor is building a case against a suspected serial killer. She receives death threats, but ignores them at first. When her husband disappears and someone blackmails her, she turns to her ex, a suspended homicide detective.

Director: Joey Travolta
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Joan Severance, Nick Mancuso
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A female police psychiatrist develops sexual fantasies involving a patient accused of murder. Contains nudity, simulated sex and masturbation, violence, and profanity.

Director: David Winning
Stars: Lance Henriksen, Jason Nash, Joan Severance
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A deputy-district attorney, assigned to investigate the murder of the mayor's cousin, finds himself falling for the victim's wife.

Director: Marc S. Grenier
Stars: Patrick Bergin, Maxim Roy, Joan Severance
Almost Pregnant (Video 1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A sex farce about a woman with an infertile husband who is desperate to get pregnant. She enlists the help of her neighbor and an in-law. Meanwhile her husband begins an affair with the ... See full summary »

Director: Michael DeLuise
Stars: Tanya Roberts, Jeff Conaway, John Calvin
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Follow the private fantasies of three provocative women in this exploration into a realm of the erotic senses. A steamy cab ride with a stranger, office games with an adventurous married woman and a cop has an arresting encounter.

Directors: Zalman King, Tibor Takács
Stars: Steven Bauer, Joan Severance, John Toles-Bey
Sharkproof (2012)
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Broke, busted, and living in a tent outside their parents backyard. Vince (Cameron Van Hoy) and Freddy (Michael Drayer) hit on the idea of a lifetime, Sharkproof wetsuits, and are ... See full summary »

Directors: Simon Chan, Joe Rubalcaba
Stars: Jon Lovitz, Cameron Van Hoy, Kinga Kierzek
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A womanizing advertising executive picks up a supposed divorcée and embarks on some illicit sheet-crumpling, but who then finds his life being destroyed by her jealous husband.

Director: Richard Kletter
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, Wendy Abbott, Alex Doduk
Hard Evidence (1995)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Trent Turner has it all - a beautiful wife, a fabulous house, and a business he owns with his best friend. He also has a mistress, a mistress who gets him involved with more than he's ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Kennedy
Stars: Gregory Harrison, Cali Timmins, Joan Severance
Action | Crime | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  

Darcy is back on the force, but still fights on as the Black Scorpion because "it's in her nature." This time, she fights Gangster Prankster; and a new villian emerges when the Mayor tries ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Winfrey
Stars: Joan Severance, Whip Hubley, Sherrie Rose
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Hacksaw
...
Razor
...
Dr. Goddard
Kimberley Roberts ...
Nurse
Kyle Fredericks ...
Orderly
...
...
Veronica / Tender Lovin'
Bruce Abbott ...
Michael Russo
...
E-Z Street
...
Randall Shiro Ideishi ...
Tong Leader
...
...
Aldridge
Edit

Storyline

Darcy is a cop who is also a supehero named Black Scorpion at night who kicks and beats evildoers to a pulp. She soon catches wind of an asthmatic mad scientist who plans on tainting the city's air supply with a toxin. Only Darcy in her superhero garb can stop him with the assistance of a petty thief named Argyle and a really cool car. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

justice has a nasty sting.

Genres:

Action | Crime | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, sexuality and some language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 August 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Roger Corman Presents 'Black Scorpion'  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Throughout the movie, Darcy's boots (when dressed as Black Scorpion) change from high heels to flat during fights and other demanding movements. See more »

Quotes

Teenage Runaway: Man, I liked her boots!
See more »

Connections

Followed by Black Scorpion (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Easy Street
Written by Michael Sutton
Published by Roger & Julie Music (ASCAP) and Mibren Music (BMI)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A campy Batmanesque funfest
8 June 2001 | by See all my reviews

I was pleasantly surprised when I watched this movie. I rented it with no idea what it was about and really was`nt expecting much. Joan Severance plays a detective who after her father is murdered and she is kicked off the force dons a costume and becomes the Black Scorpion, the protector of the City of Angels. Sounds very Batman, right? Well, it is and it gets even more so as the movie goes by. She has her Batmobile, a red corvette that has been equipped with all sorts of gadgets including the ability to re-form its molecules to change color and model. The villain is the Breathtaker who runs an organization called B.R.E.A.T.H...watch the movie to find out his origin and why he turned to crime. I admit that it`s campy and it`s hokey but if nothing else you get to see Joan nekkid....now that`s something you won`t see in a Batman movie...at least not up to this point.


10 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Black Scorpion remake mghood
Joan's Body Double stiv-4
Stripper BorreBoy
'The atoms change at the molecular level.' gravitywheel
Discuss Black Scorpion (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?