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Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy (1964)

Las luchadoras contra la momia (original title)
If you've ever longed for a movie about wrestling women who take on various monsters, this is it! Xochitl, the mummy, can turn into a snake or a bat, which is difficult to get half-Nelsons ... See full summary »

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René Cardona

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lorena Velázquez ... Loreta aka Gloria Venus
Armando Silvestre ... Armando Rios
Elizabeth Campbell Elizabeth Campbell ... Golden Rubí
María Eugenia San Martín María Eugenia San Martín ... Chela (as Ma. Eugenia Sn. Martin)
Chucho Salinas Chucho Salinas ... Chucho Gomez
Ramón Bugarini ... Prince Fujiyata
Víctor Velázquez Víctor Velázquez ... Dr. Luis Trelles
Tona La Tapatia Tona La Tapatia ... Herself - Wrestler (as Toña 'La Tapatia')
Irma Gonzales Irma Gonzales ... Herself - Wrestler
Chabela Romero Chabela Romero ... Herself - Wrestler
Martha 'Güera' Solís Martha 'Güera' Solís ... Herself - Wrestler (as Martha Solis)
Magdalina Caballero Magdalina Caballero ... Herself - Wrestler (as Magdalena Caballero)
Jesús Murcielago Velázquez Jesús Murcielago Velázquez ... Mao (as Murcielago Velasquez)
Mishima Ota Mishima Ota ... Himself - Wrestler
Uroki Sito Uroki Sito ... Himself - Wrestler
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If you've ever longed for a movie about wrestling women who take on various monsters, this is it! Xochitl, the mummy, can turn into a snake or a bat, which is difficult to get half-Nelsons on. Loreita, the Golden Ruby, joins her sister to battle the evil Prince Fugiyata and her Oriental female wrestlers. The mummy is also female and on the good side of the struggle. The lady wrestlers earlier appeared in "Doctor of Doom." Written by alfiehitchie

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1965 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rock 'N Roll Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico

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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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A Must for Bad Movie Lovers
15 December 2011 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy, The (1964)

* (out of 4)

Notorious Mexican film has a gang of criminals known as The Black Dragons killing off archaeologists so that they can find some ancient Aztec secrets. Soon a group of wrestling women try to stop their evil deeds and it eventually leads to an Aztec mummy who has his own plans. Fans of bad movies have been eating this one up for decades now. There's no question that the performance are horrid, the direction even worse and the story itself makes no sense but thankfully the film is so bad that you can't help but get a few laughs out of it. While watching this movie I couldn't help but wonder who on Earth this thing was made for. I know these Mexican "wrestling" movies were popular in their day but it's really hard to see why. I mean, none of the wrestling matches are exciting and they're so poorly filmed that you can't help but laugh. Even worse is the incredibly stupid story that never really makes any sense. One minute you'll be thinking one thing is happening and then all of the sudden, and out of nowhere, the film will go into a different direction. The final twenty-minutes of the film finally has the mummy appearing and it almost seems as if it was thrown in for no reason and possibly just added after production as a way to get the film into more theaters. No matter the reason, the mummy stuff is pretty funny and especially in the English dubbed version. The heavy breathing and moaning will surely get you laughing but I must say that the actual look of the mummy is quite good. The final moments of the film aren't all that exciting but we at least get the mummy in some decent action including one sequence where he attacks all of the criminals. With that said, the appeal of this thing is only going to be for those who enjoy bad movies. There's really nothing else "good" going on here and it's so cheaply produced you still wonder what the entire point was. I do wonder if those involved realized that they were making something that people would still be watching fifty-years later.


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