Movies like Savage Island

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Savage Island (1985)
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Savage Island (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Women who have been captured and sold as slave labor to a South American emerald mine hatch a plan for revolution and revenge.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: women's prison, captivity, prison, jungle, trap, adventure, graphic violence, office, interracial relations, prison life, revolution, gays and lesbians, vengeance, rivalry, stock broker, confined, rebelliousness, sex, rape, revenge, escape, female nudity, death, gunfight, transsexual ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe

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Most similar movies to Savage Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about prison, confined, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, prison life and women's prison mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Savage Island: Hotel Paradise (1980), Women in Fury (1984), Escape from Hell (1980), Hell Behind the Bars (1984), Chained Heat (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hotel Paradise (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At a female prison located deep within the deadly South American jungles, a group of woman are forced to mine for valuable emeralds for the local corrupt government. A group of new prisoners on the way to the jail are ambushed and are convinced to ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: jungle, slavery, women's prison, jungle warfare, rebellion, transsexual, escape, sex scene, diamond, lesbian, women in prison, torture ...
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100%
 5.1
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Women in Fury (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The young, pretty and shy Angela Duvall is jailed for murder in some Latin American country. In the prison she gets brutally "initiated" by the other inmates. The nice, honest and handsome prison doctor believe she's innocent and ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian rape, jungle, prison, confined, fugitives, gays and lesbians, rivalry, life is a bitch, captivity, prison life, wrongfully committed, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america
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100%
Escape from Hell (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A women's prison camp is located deep in the tropical rain forest. Sadistic guards and a warden from hell make life almost unbearable for the inmates, and any infraction of the rules is dealt with swiftly and savagely. The camp doctor is ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Plot: jungle, prison, punishment, brutality, murder, death, female whipping, partners, on the run, life is a bitch, rebellion, prison life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hell Behind the Bars (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman murders her boyfriends and steals some diamonds he has smuggled. She gets found out though, and locked in a prison with an evil sadistic lesbian warden. She immediately sets about planning her escape with some of her fellow inmates, but the ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: prison, murder, women's prison, confined, gays and lesbians, crimes, assassination, criminal heroes, working undercover, sadist, transsexual, women in prison ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Chained Heat (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Linda Blair plays Carol, a young woman who must serve 18 months in prison after drink driving and killing a man. The prison turns out to be brimming with decadence, corruption and sleaze, where the other female inmates are sadistic crack-selling ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: sadism, sexual abuse, prison, racism, prostitute, rape and revenge, women's prison, captivity, sexploitation, lesbian sex, injustice, kids in trouble ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hellhole Women (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Soon after newlyweds Olga and Michel set foot on the grounds of a notorious women's prison, they're arrested by topless guards and ushered behind bars where the warden quickly dismisses Michel but demands that Olga do a little time.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Plot: zoophilia, bestiality, female warden, prison, transsexual, animal sex, prostitute, voyeurism, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, rape, women's prison ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Women's Prison Massacre (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Emanuelle, a reporter, comes just a little too close to exposing a corrupt official, and is sent to prison on trumped-up charges. In the prison, the inmates are constantly humiliated and tortured by the prison staff. Overly affectionate prisoners ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, women's prison, corrupt official, sexploitation, torture, sex, exploitation, rape, lesbian sex, female warden, crimes, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hell Penitentiary (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When her sister turns up dead, Julia (Linda Jones) tries to convince the cops that a notorious gangster is to blame by going undercover as a prisoner to unearth the only witness to the crime. Problems arise when the sexually perverse warden (Rita ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: women's prison, lesbian sex, humiliation, death, gay interest, sexploitation, physical abuse, women in prison, lesbianism, electric shock, sadism, transsexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Big Doll House (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Female prisoners in a Phillippine jail are being subjected to sadistic torture. Five of the women--along with the help of two men--plot an escape.
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: women's prison, woman in danger, fugitives, criminal heroes, captivity, prison life, survival, false accusation, escape, prison warden, prison, exploitation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Vendetta (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A sexy stuntwoman gets herself thrown into prison to avenge the death of her sister.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: prison, nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, women's prison, vengeance, prison gang, strong violent content, escape, injustice, gays and lesbians, investigation, gang ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.1
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Prison Heat (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four American babes on vacation in the Middle East run into trouble when they are imprisoned by corrupt army officials and that's where the fun begins.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: women's prison, false accusation, prison, injustice, crimes, sexual relations, frame up, life is a bitch, confined, law enforcement, wrongfully committed, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Emmanuelle in Hell (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emanuelle goes undercover into a prison to expose the corrupted officials who are brutalizing the inmates. Emanuelle is shocked by the horrors and humiliation the prisoners are subjected to, but when her true identity is discovered, she finds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: women's prison, prison, woman in danger, hidden identity, working undercover, sexual abuse, investigation, undercover, price of justice, prison life, uncover truth, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Black Mama White Mama (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, still chained together, stumble, stab, and cat-fight ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, psychotronic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: women in prison, jungle, prostitute, racial tension, prison, sexual desire, injustice, opposites attract, false accusation, sexual abuse, women's prison, defiant ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Women in Cages (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Carol Jeffries is a naive American woman staying in the Philippines. She is given ten years in prison after being set up by her drug-dealer boyfriend, Rudy. She endures the harsh conditions, sadistic head matron and attempts on her life, then ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female whipping, women's prison, prison, jungle, sadism, prostitute, frame up, drug abuse, exploitation, rape, murder, betrayal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Girls in Prison (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Framed for the murder of a record company president in 1952 Hollywood, young, aspiring singer Aggie O'Hanlon is sentenced to life in prison and tries to adjust to her life life behind bars in a hellish womens prison where she is befriended by ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: prison, women in prison, women's prison, false accusation, frame up, wrongful conviction, mccarthyism, lust, murder, anger, prison riot, lesbian ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Big Bird Cage (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Grier and Haig are thieving mercenaries who engineer a prison break from the outside.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, gang rape, escape, revolution, exploitation, rebellion, crimes, injustice, survival, daring rescue, society, rise to the top ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Reform School Girls (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jenny is sent to a women's reform school. It is run by evil warden Sutter and her henchwoman Edna. Jenny will stop at nothing to escape but she also has to deal with Charlie the bully.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, women's prison, female warden, teenage life, false accusation, crimes, juvenile delinquency, prison life, lesbian, friends, sexual relations, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Chained Heat II (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American tourist lands in a Slavic prison run by a twisted woman and the U.S. ambassador.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, sexual ...
Plot: prison, sexual abuse, false accusation, exploitation, female warden, sexploitation, transvestism, injustice, escape, life is a bitch, going straight, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: czech republic, europe, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Framed (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Director Phil Karlson harks back to the no-nonsense, no-thrills directness of his 1950s "B" pictures in Framed. Joe Don Baker plays Ron, a high-rolling gambler that always seems to loose his big scores. Framed by the film's villains ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political corruption, police corruption, frame up, prison, vengeance, nightclub, graphic violence, escape, gambling, vigilantism, death row, false accusation ...
Time: 50s
Place: tennessee
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30%
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Lock Up (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Leone is nearing the end of his prison term for a relatively minor crime. Just before he is paroled, however, Warden Drumgoole takes charge. Drumgoole was assigned to a hell-hole prison after his administration was publicly humiliated by ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: prison, prison life, prison escape, prison warden, life is a bitch, rivalry, self sacrifice, vengeance, warden, murder, good versus evil, corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Under Lock and Key (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An FBI agent goes undercover in a women's prison to find evidence hidden by a drug dealer's ex-girlfriend. After she is taken off the case, she finds that the drug dealer has kidnapped her daughter. She enlists the help of one of her ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian rape, prison, undercover, kidnapping, prison guard, escape, strong female presence, fashion, injustice, battles, gays and lesbians, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jackson County Jail (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a powerful drama about a young woman who stumbles into a nightmare land of hijacking and humiliation while driving cross-country from California to New York.
Style: road movie, realistic, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, prison rape, escape, prison, chase, injustice, on the road, police corruption, hitchhiker, psychotic, car theft, rape ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Manhunt (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man buys two horses at an Arizona race track but fails to get a receipt. Later, when riding across the land of a rancher named Robeson, he's accused of stealing the two horses. Unable to prove ownership, the young man is then sentenced ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, dishonesty, fugitives, crimes, adventure, chase, law enforcement, confined, track down, heroes, life is a bitch, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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99 Women (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, West Germany, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jesus Franco's campy women's prison film is worthwhile for genre devotees primarily due to an outstanding cast. Mercedes McCambridge is unintentionally hilarious as sadistic lesbian warden Thelma Diaz, spitting tacky dialogue with ...
Style: sexy, erotic, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, murder, prison, women's prison, sexual relations, manipulation, crimes, confined, gays and lesbians, rivalry, fighting the system, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Terminal Island (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In the wake of a Supreme Court decision to outlaw the death penalty, California passes an initiative that designates San Bruno island as a dumping spot for first-degree murder convicts, free to do what they like except leave. The main camp of ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, island, convict, wilderness, custody, death row, prison life, transplant, escape, clergy, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Prison on Fire (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ching and Yiu and problems they face with Mickey, a fellow inmate and "Assassin", a prison guard. Yiu is sentenced to three years for manslaughter. In a fight for his father, he pushed a man and was run over by a bus. Ching was sent to ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: favoritism, prison, escape, injustice, friends, survival, confined, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, crimes, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Caged Heat II: Stripped of Freedom (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: King Lim is the oppressive ruler of a country on the verge of revolution. The CIA arranges a fake assassination to get him safely out of the country, but his daughter is captured in the ensuing melee and sent to The Rock, an island penitentiary ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: women's prison, women in prison, female nudity, rape, prison, violence, female whipping, jungle, nudity (full frontal - brief), gun, bra, panties ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 543
Riot (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A riot in a state prison is staged to cover up an escape attempt, during which many inmates and guards are killed. Shot on location at Arizona State Prison.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, prison, prisoner, friends, graphic violence, captivity, prison life, rebelliousness, friendship, rebellion, fugitives, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, minnesota, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 665
The Naked Cage (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is falsely convicted of a bank robbery and sent to a maximum-security prison run by a corrupt warden, where she is forced to suffer various indignities.
Style: psychotronic, rough, suspenseful, sexploitation film
Plot: sexploitation, women's prison, attempted rape, female protagonist, violence, lesbian sex, prison, murder, survival, false accusation, humiliation, bank robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
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Locked Down (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Danny, a respected cop, is setup after an investigation goes wrong. While laying low in his new jail cell, Danny is forced to get involved in the inmates underground cage fighting circuit. With the help of Irving, a former mixed martial arts ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Plot: frame up, prison, captivity, contests and competitions, investigation, confined, law enforcement, prison life, dishonesty, crimes, criminal heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%