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Cannibal Ferox (1981)

Cannibal ferox (original title)
Not Rated | | Adventure, Horror | 11 November 1983 (USA)
Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Mike Logan (as John Morghen)
... Gloria Davis
... Rudy Davis (as Bryan Redford)
... Pat Johnson (as Zora Kerowa)
Walter Lucchini ... Joe Costolani (as Walter Lloyd)
Fiamma Maglione ... Myrna Stenn (as Meg Fleming)
... Lt. Rizzo
John Bartha ... Mafioso
... Sgt. Ross
'El Indio' Rincon ... Juanito
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Anthropologists take a trip to the jungles of Colombia to study native cannibals. Instead, they find a band of drug dealers, using the natives to harvest coca leaves. After awhile, the natives are tired of being tortured slaves, and turn on their masters, as well as the anthropologists, thus filling the screen with gruesome splatter! Written by Humberto Amador

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Adventure | Horror

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Trivia

Giovanni Lombardo Radice used the stage name John Morghen to make audiences think Cannibal Ferox was more of an Americanized movie rather than an "obscure foreign film". See more »

Goofs

(at around 3 mins) When the man at the beginning of the movie is shot, the bad guy attaches a silencer onto the gun, but you can hear a very loud bang when the trigger is pulled. See more »

Quotes

Pat: Why couldn't we have made it Acupulco, instead of this poison paradise?
Gloria Davis: All you would have found there would have been white widows.
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Connections

Referenced in Censuren - En thriller (2011) See more »

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Red River Valley
Written by James Kerrigen
Sung by Lorraine De Selle and Zora Kerova
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My sweet Lord
8 July 2003 | by See all my reviews

This was, hands down, the dumbest movie I have ever seen. I can't believe I wasted my time. Unable to get "Cannibal Holocaust", which I felt I needed to see for myself, I settled for this one. What a mistake. This movie doesn't do anything. Seems like all they do is walk around for the most part, and the gore is ludicrous. Hurting and killing the animals was pathetic and did nothing for the movie except make it worse. Don't see this.


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