|Genre: Adventure, Horror, Cannibals, Gore, Psychos, Escape, Disturbing|
Tagline: A stone-age world of horrors ... ONLY ONE SURVIVED.
Plot: When a plane crashes deep within the jungle, one of the survivors becomes separated from his friend, and while trying to find his way, becomes captured by a tribe of cannibals. Robert is captured immediately, and put through a hell of humiliation and torture. One night, he is set free by a sympathetic cannibal woman, and the two venture out into the jungle hoping to escape together.
Ruggero Deodato directed this cannibal movie just before his classic CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST, the acme of the popular Italian cannibal subgenre of horror films and generally considered the most disgusting and vile movie ever made. Massimo Foschi and Ivan Rassimov star as Robert and Rolf, two scientists working for an oil company who lead an expedition to an island near South America. Soon after arriving, things begin to go awry, as they gradually begin to realize that they are trapped in the jungle with an ancient cannibalistic tribe. When two members of the team are captured, along with the entire advance team, Robert and Rolf must find a way to infiltrate the cannibals' camp and free their soon to be eaten friends.
Though JUNGLE HOLOCAUST does not have the amount of gore that gave CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST its notoriety, it is considered by many to be a superior film. Like its successor, it features a host
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