Movies like Escape from Hell

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Escape from Hell (1980)
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Escape from Hell (1980)
Original name: Femmine infernali
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 horrified at what he sees happening, and drinks heavily to push the horror away. Finally the inmates have had had enough, and they enlist the help of the doctor to try and escape.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, captivating, bleak, serious, realistic, psychotronic, sexploitation film
Plot: jungle, prison, death, murder, brutality, punishment, female whipping, captivity, life is a bitch, prison life, rebellion, on the run, partners, sadism, prison escape, violence, rape, exploitation, women's prison, escape, crimes, gays and lesbians, confined, sex, lesbian ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Escape from Hell

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about female nudity, prison, confined, violence, women's prison, women in prison and crimes mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Escape from Hell: Hotel Paradise (1980), Barbed Wire Dolls (1976), Savage Island (1985), Women in Fury (1984), Hell Penitentiary (1984). 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%
Barbed Wire Dolls (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After killing her father who had attempted to rape her, Maria da Guerra is sentenced to prison for life. The wardress is a sadistic lesbian without mercy or humanity. Upon her arrival Maria is taken to a special section for mentally disturbed ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, sadistic, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: women's prison, dominatrix, humiliation, torture, sadism, female protagonist, rape, terror, prison warden, bondage, violence, death of father ...
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100%
 3.4
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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, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: women's prison, captivity, jungle, prison, trap, stock broker, revolution, graphic violence, adventure, gays and lesbians, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe
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100%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ...
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100%
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Jailbait (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gritty coming of age thriller about a young girl sent to juvenile prison for the murder of her abusive step father. The film follows Anna Nix's journey into the dark world of an all girls jail where she discovers complex relationships, drugs, ...
Style: rough, emotional, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: women in prison, women's prison, prison sex, juvenile detention, prison, prison life, survival, confined, teenage life, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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100%
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 ⇓
24%
The Island of the Bloody Plantation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An adventure movie by Kurt Raab.
Plot: island prison, ex nazi, nudity (full frontal - brief), island, dwarf, rape, attempted rape, sadism, escape attempt, women in prison, prison guard, rapist ...
Place: the philippines
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12%
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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
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23%
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 ⇓
23%
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 ⇓
23%
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
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23%
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 ⇓
22%
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 ⇓
22%
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Hitch Hike (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A bickering couple driving cross-country pick up a murderous hitchhiker whom threatens to kill them unless they take him to a santuary, and in return agrees to split some bank loot he has on him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, road movie, suspense, serious ...
Plot: rape, psychopath, hostage, on the run, on the road, crimes, hitchhiker, rape and revenge, survival, violence spree, desert, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, arizona, southern california, yuma arizona
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100%
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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 ⇓
21%
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Villa Captive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young actress seeking a life away from adult movies moves to Florida insearch of a new identity. Her newfound peace is shattered when local thugsrecognize her.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, sexual abuse, rape, vengeance, woman in danger, life is a bitch, violence spree, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, death, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
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20%
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
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20%
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Civil Brand (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Forced to work under slave-like conditions in a "prison for profit" program, the inmates of a mostly-African-American female prison, Whitehead Correctional, try to take over the institution. At the core of the story is Frances, who finds ...
Style: tense, disturbing, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, prison, injustice, human spirit, prison life, social decay, juvenile delinquency, hopes, sexual abuse, racism, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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20%
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
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19%
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Felon (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A family man convicted of killing an intruder must cope with life afterward in the violent penal system.
Style: brutal, realistic, serious, emotional, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, prison gang, life is a bitch, court, fighting the system, convict, murder, prison riot, life turned upside down, rivalry, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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19%
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La Fuga (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the summer of 1928, several inmates from the National Penitentiary in Buenos Aires managed to escape. The film narrates the fate of each of these runaways in search of their destiny - tough men with their own ethical codes and ready to do ...
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: fugitives, prison, on the run, starting over, criminal heroes, destiny, society, prison life, couple relations, confined, couples, escape ...
Time: 1920s
Place: argentina, latin america
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19%
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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
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19%
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Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After being cruelly set up by a crooked detective named Sugimi (Isao Natsuyagi), whom she loved, Nami Matsushima (aka Matsu the Scorpion) (Meiko Kaji) is sentenced to do hard time in a women's prison, which is run by sadistic and horny male ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vengeance, prison, fugitives, women's prison, confined, strong female character, corrupt law enforcer, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, prison life, life is a bitch, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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19%
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In Bar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of young high society friends, aged between 18 and 25, are gathered at a friend's bar that they regularly frequent for the night. But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Plot: gang, vigilantism, captivity, rivalry, sexual abuse, vengeance, murder, confined, injustice, life is a bitch, crimes, escape attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 ⇓
19%
Lust for Freedom (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former female cop is framed by corrupt police, acting in collusion with the local judge, and has to fight her way out of the pen, alone, against tough inmates, and the people in charge.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, police corruption, strong female presence, righting the wronged, injustice, life is a bitch, confined, gender, dishonesty, law enforcement, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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 ⇓
19%
Nightmare in Badham County (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two UCLA coeds have engine trouble in small Southern town. When they spurn the local sheriff's advances he arranges for them to be taken to the women's prison on trivial charges (the judge is a cousin), where they must endure atrocities at ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, racism, sexual abuse, small town, women's prison, strong female presence, small town life, on the road, frame up, prison life, psychopath, farm ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Madrid, the beginning of the century. One day, the police inspector Santos Trinidad coming home very drunk, is involved in a triple murder. But there is a witness who managed to escape and that could incriminate him. Santos undertakes an ...
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, law enforcement, murder witness, violence, terrorism, drugs, death, secret past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%