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Massacre in Dinosaur Valley (1985)

Nudo e selvaggio (original title)
A plane crashes in the Amazon jungle, and its passengers must battle their way through cannibals, slave traders, wild animals and murderous piranha fish to safety.

Director:

Michele Massimo Tarantini (as Michael E. Lemick)

Writers:

Michele Massimo Tarantini (story) (as Michael E. Lemick), Michele Massimo Tarantini (screenplay) (as Michael E. Lemick)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Sopkiw ... Kevin Hall
Suzane Carvalho Suzane Carvalho ... Eva Ibañez (as Susane Carvall)
Milton Rodríguez Milton Rodríguez ... Capt. John Heinz (as Milton Morris)
Marta Anderson ... Betty Heinz
Joffre Soares Joffre Soares ... Josè (as Joffrey Soares)
Gloria Cristal Gloria Cristal ... Myara
Susan Hahn ... Belinda (as Susie Hahn)
Maria Reis Maria Reis ... Monica (as Mary Reis)
Andy Silas Andy Silas ... China
Leonidas Bayer Leonidas Bayer ... Prof. Pedro Ibañez (as Leonid Bayer)
Carlos Imperial Carlos Imperial ... China
Samuka Samuka ... Native Chief (as Samuca)
Ney Pen Ney Pen ... Native
Adalberto Silva Adalberto Silva ... Hotel Desk Clerk (as Albert Silva)
Jonas Dalbecchi Jonas Dalbecchi ... Carlito
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Storyline

Michael Sopkiw hitches a ride to Brazil to dig up some dinosaur bones. Once in Brazil he gets in a few tangles with the locals and manages to secure a ride on a charter flight deep into Amazonia. All hell breaks loose as the plane crashes deep in the heart of the jungle, leaving Sopkiw, megalomaniac Soares, and a bunch of super models on their own to trek back to society. The group runs into cannibals, quick sand, murderous animals, and a renegade mine run by slave owners. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Taglines:

A journey into the cannibal inferno


Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

Italy | Brazil

Language:

Portuguese | Italian

Release Date:

13 August 1985 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Massacre in Dinosaur Valley See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (heavily cut)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The alternate title "Cannibal Ferox II" was made by an English distribution company called VIPCO (Video Instant Picture Company). They associated the movie with the more notorious Cannibal Ferox (1981) in order to sell more copies. See more »

Goofs

A couple of the darts supposedly stuck in Heinz's back fold visibly upward, showing that they're actually just attached to his jacket. See more »

Quotes

China: All right, bitch, this is it.
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Crazy Credits

The names of the cast are not shown in the closing credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

The UK VIPCO release is heavily cut and runs 81 minutes long. See more »

Connections

References Cannibal Holocaust (1980) See more »

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What can I say- I enjoyed it.
22 April 2004 | by ericdetrick2002See all my reviews

The copy that I borrowed from a friend is titled "Amazonas". I have been a friend of all the Italian gore films, so that is why I checked it out. It has adventure, sex, and gore. It sort of reminded me of Emanuelle and the Last Cannibals in that it goes a little farther in the sex scenes then your average adventure movie. The copy I have is the uncut unrated version. So if there is a rated R version, I can imagine it just wouldn't have the same edge that the unrated version has.


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