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Prehistoric Women (1950)

Approved | | Adventure, Fantasy | 1 November 1950 (USA)
A civilization of gorgeous cavewomen abduct men for mating purposes. One of their victims is Engor, who seems to be smarter than the rest of the men. He discovers fire, battles a monstrous ... See full summary »

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(as Gregory G. Tallas)

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(original screenplay), (original screenplay) (as Gregory G. Tallas)
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Complete credited cast:
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Allan Nixon ... Engor
... Lotee
Judy Landon ... Eras
Mara Lynn ... Arva
... Nika (as Jo Carroll Dennison)
Kerry Vaughn ... Tulle
Tony Devlin ... Ruig
James Summers ... Adh
Dennis Dengate ... Kama
Jeanne Sorel ... Tana
Johann Petursson ... Guadi (as Johann Peturrson)
John Frederick ... Tribe Leader (as John Merrick)
Janet Scott ... Wise Old Lady
David Vaile ... Narrator (voice)
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A civilization of gorgeous cavewomen abduct men for mating purposes. One of their victims is Engor, who seems to be smarter than the rest of the men. He discovers fire, battles a monstrous giant and attempts to win the hand of the prehistoric queen. Written by Marty McKee <mailto:mmckee@wkio.com>

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1 November 1950 (USA)  »

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Fun early romp
28 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

Well the opening is filmed in darkness, but a little fiddling with the brightness and contrast fixed that problem.

This is a simple movie, with narrative. Not much on plausibility I think those men WANTED to be caught!

And the panther scene and the giant vs the tiger scenes are funny. But the first Tiger scene is actually well done considering the rest of the film. Not much to study, and after 53 years other serious (Well as far as serious can go and get wide release and not be thought immoral) films of modern make are far better. It is hard to have non-amazons over-power athletes.

But all in all a good Liberal arts film.


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