3.7/10
283
9 user 6 critic

Land of Doom (1986)

| Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Earth has been ravaged by a nuclear war, and a feminist warrior is forced to join up with a soldier of fortune in her journey to find a rumored "paradise" as they battle gangs of rampaging bandits.

Director:

Writers:

(novel),
Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

In the future, a warrior nun on roller skates must rescue a seer, who is to be sacrificed by a band of mutants.

Director: Donald G. Jackson
Stars: Kathleen Kinmont, Jack Damon, Elizabeth Kaitan
Fatal Justice (Video 1994)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Somewhere near the Texas-Louisiana border, the CIA maintains a force of domestic assassins. So secret is their work that their retirement program is a bullet in the head. Up-and-coming ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Cain
Stars: Joe Estevez, Suzanne Ager, Richard Folmer
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

The unexplainable disappearances of innocently-courting teenagers and a child, plus the brutal slaying of livestock, attracts the international media. In HD.

Director: Leslie McCarthy
Stars: Cordelia Roche, Cliff Twemlow, Darryl Marchant
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hayes
Stars: Persis Khambatta, Kathleen Kinmont, Peggy McIntaggart
Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.

Director: Roger Corman
Stars: Bob Corff, Elaine Giftos, Bud Cort
Interzone (1987)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Humans fight mutants in a post-holocaust world.

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Bruce Abbott, Beatrice Ring, Teagan Clive
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Julie Strain is the tyrannical interrogator who commands the dark forces of the future. They abduct an innocent woman played by Heather Baker (Raw Energy) and enslave her inside an ... See full summary »

Directors: Donald G. Jackson, Scott Shaw
Stars: Heather Baker, Julie Strain, William Smith
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

The year is 2021 AD. Women have been enslaved by a brutal army of men who survived the nuclear holocaust. Their only hope for freedom is in the hands of a nomadic band of fierce ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Rebecca Holden, Chuck Wagner, Lynn-Holly Johnson
Stryker (1983)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road ... See full summary »

Director: Cirio H. Santiago
Stars: Steve Sandor, Andrea Savio, William Ostrander
Angel Eyes (1993)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A troubled teenager wants no one coming between her and her stepfather--which, unknown to him, is why she murdered her mother. Now "dad" has a new girlfriend, who has no idea how much trouble she will soon be in.

Director: Gary Graver
Stars: Erik Estrada, John Phillip Law, Monique Gabrielle
Future Force (1989)
Action | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In the future, a cop protects a reporter from an organization of crooked, renegade cops who thinks she knows too much about them.

Director: David A. Prior
Stars: David Carradine, Robert Tessier, Anna Rapagna
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A telepathic mutant recruits a post-World War III TV game-show warrior to lead her band of mutants to safety.

Director: Joe D'Amato
Stars: Al Cliver, Laura Gemser, George Eastman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Harmony
Garrick Dowhen ...
Anderson
Daniel Radell ...
Demister / Slater
Frank Garret ...
Purvis
Richard Allen ...
Halsey
Akut Duz ...
Orland
Bruno Chambon ...
Man in Cabin
Fatosh Celik ...
Village Woman
Hulta Palanci ...
Village Woman
Ellen Caborn ...
Village Woman
Sondra Farrell ...
Village Woman
Keith Bordie ...
Raider
Robie Stein ...
Raider
Jason Koch ...
Raider
Joseph Costello ...
Raider
Edit

Storyline

Earth has been ravaged by a nuclear war, and a feminist warrior is forced to join up with a soldier of fortune in her journey to find a rumored "paradise" as they battle gangs of rampaging bandits.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Bad Raiders  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

The leader of the bad guys rides a motorcycle with the fingers of his left hand supposedly cut off, meaning he shouldn't be able to operate the clutch. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Half in the Bag: Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Shoop shoop, Land of Doom...
8 September 2004 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Land of Doom definitely has one of the better titles going for it in recent cinematic history, but that's about all it can muster.

Take your normal plot. Let's use some symbolism, and have it be a puppy. During the movie, you watch the puppy grow. There are exciting parts, like when the puppy chases some squirrels around, or sad parts, where the puppy whizzes on your favorite Duran Duran album. By the end of the movie, the puppy has become an adult dog, hopefully soon to spawn other puppies, AKA sequels.

Land of Doom, unlike a normally aging dog, is basically a set of drunk dogs, wandering aimlessly, bumping into walls, and not only whizzing on your Duran Duran albums, but also the Mona Lisa and all vestiges of modern civilization. By the end, instead of a healthy, happy dog whom you love, you're stuck with a brain dead puppy who is busy chewing off its own tail. Pathetic, yes. But that's Land of Doom.

Don't see this movie. Seriously, it just wants your soul. I mean, it doesn't even actually end. You know how a movie reaches the point where you know the big climatic fight is about to begin? In Land of Doom, that moment arrives, the heroes run away, roll credits. Thanks, movie!

Slight redeeming factor: Jawas. There are Jawas in this film. Also, the end theme is so the exact opposite of a titular song for this movie that it has to be heard to be believed.

Rating 1/10 - My eyes! My poor eyes!


8 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Required Viewing for Film Students twmac
Bruce Campbell Called.... jacindaphillips
Ending Credits Song is on YouTube! supermario2084
Discuss Land of Doom (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?