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X312 - Flight to Hell (1971)

X312 - Flug zur Hölle (original title)
A plane leaving the turmoil of a South American country in the midst of a revolution crash-lands in the Amazon jungle in Brazil. Among the passengers are a corrupt banker who is smuggling ... See full summary »

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... Tom Nilson - Reporter
... Miss Steffi (as Gila v. Weitershausen)
Hans Hass Jr. ... Carlos Rivas
... Bill - Steward / Paco
... Anna Maria Vidal
Ewa Strömberg ... Mrs. Wilson (as Ewa Stroemberg)
Siegfried Schürenberg ... Bankpräsident Alberto Rupprecht
... Pedro
... John Somers (as Paul Müller)
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A plane leaving the turmoil of a South American country in the midst of a revolution crash-lands in the Amazon jungle in Brazil. Among the passengers are a corrupt banker who is smuggling diamonds out of the country, a reporter, a mysterious beauty and a shady flight attendant. The survivors find themselves up against not only the dangers of the jungle itself but a band of headhunters and a gang of revolutionaries who are looking for the smuggled diamonds. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Weaker Franco
28 February 2008 | by See all my reviews

X-312: Flight to Hell (1970)

** (out of 4)

Jess Franco directed adventure film about a plane that goes down in the Brazil jungles and the survivors who must battle natives, gangsters and wild animals. The political side plot is quite boring and really drags the film down but the adventure story isn't too bad, although it drags even at only 85-minutes. The film is pretty straight forward, considering this is a Jess Franco film, which makes it a tad bit too bland for its own good. Paul Muller and Howard Vernon star.

The movie is available in Spanish with English subs (unlike many of the director's best work).


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