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Angels' Brigade (1979)

PG | | Action, Comedy | February 1979 (USA)
Six sexy women, and a teenage girl, devastate a right-wing militia before doing battle with ruthless drug pushers.

Director:

Greydon Clark
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sylvia Anderson Sylvia Anderson ... Terry Grant
Lieu Chinh Lieu Chinh ... Kako Umaro
Jacqulin Cole ... April Thomas
Liza Greer Liza Greer ... Trish
Robin Greer Robin Greer ... Policewoman Elaine Brenner
Susan Kiger ... Michelle Wilson
Noela Velasco Noela Velasco ... Maria
Jack Palance ... Mike Farrell
Peter Lawford ... Burke
Jim Backus ... Cmdr. Lindsey March
Neville Brand ... Miller
Pat Buttram ... Van Salesman
Arthur Godfrey ... Arthur Godfrey
Alan Hale Jr. ... Manny (as Alan Hale)
Darby Hinton ... Sticks
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Meet six women and a teenage girl who never expected to risk their lives fighting for justice. A schoolteacher had seen one too many kids succumb to drugs. A Las Vegas entertainer learned her brother had been beaten by a drug pusher. A martial arts teacher knew how insidious drugs were among children. A top model knew that drugs were destroying her life. A stunt driver was in shock when her brother overdosed - on drugs! Add a nosy schoolgirl and a policewoman with a perm, and you've got the Angels Brigade. These women (and the girl, too) are sexy, smart - and dangerous! Just ask the right-wing militia these ladies have destroyed. But the evil fat cats pushing drugs to kids? Not even they are a match for these vengeful vixens. They just say POW! to drug pushers. Written by J. Spurlin

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Lovely Girls...Masters of Judo, Karate and Weaponry! See more »

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Action | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Seven Angels See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$300,000 (estimated)
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Mono

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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In his autobiography, director Greydon Clark states that the Seven From Heaven van was purchased after the shoot by Darby Hinton who had a hot tub installed. Clark later borrowed the van back from Hinton to feature it in another of his films. See more »

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The radio announces "Operating on an anonymous tip, police discovered eight men bound and gagged on the beach today." At least seven men came ashore, and two were already subdued, so there should have been at least nine. See more »

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April: Women can make a difference!
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References Johnny Wadd (1971) See more »

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Shine Your Love on Me
Sung by Patty Foley
Words and Music by Gerald Lee and Marti Sharron (as Marti Sharon)
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Who brought the brain?
25 February 2003 | by johnnysugarSee all my reviews

An extended jiggle-fest made watchable only through the gracious lens of "Mystery Science Theatre 3000", "Angels' Bridage" (aka "Angels' Revenge") is a truly embarrassing rip-off of "Charlie's Angels" seemingly written and directed by hormone-crazed 16-year-old boys and starring an overwhelming number of has-been B-movie character actors.

The plot, as much as there is one, involves a quasi-feminist schoolteacher trying to take out a drug ring that pushes to kids. She enlists the aid of six stereotypes...er, I mean characters: a sassy black stunt driver, an Asian martial artist (of course), a disco singer, an oversexed model, a tough cop that loves her weaponry, and a bratty, annoying teenager who happens to be one of the teacher's students.

This movie is filled with things that will either make you laugh, cringe, or simply scratch your head, depending on your tolerance for horrid cinema. There's the Vietnamese character with the Japanese name. The singer whose record is "still climbing" up the charts but is still recognized by every character in the film. The "top model" who does her fashion shoots in a mall parking lot. Jim Backus in thigh-high military boots. A genital-mutilation-as-interrogation scene played for laughs. A squad of bouncy women who paint their nails and wear spiked heels on a commando raid. And don't forget the score, which rips off all sorts of recognizable music, from the theme to "Charlie's Angels" to John Williams' opening music for "Jaws" to Strauss' "Thus Spake Zarathustra" (also known as the music from "2001: A Space Odyssey").

See what Aaron Spelling hath wrought? 1 out of 10.


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