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Eva, la Venere selvaggia (1968)


6.5
Eva, la Venere selvaggia (1968)

Overview

Production co: Three Star Films

98 min (Italy) 29 September 1968 (Italy)

Library synopsis: [En] The film opens in Kenya where three men carry out a £ 150,00 bank raid. One of the gang, Albert, decides, later that there is only enoughmoney for himself and he promptly shoots the pther two. But one of the men, called Burt, is not dead, and he avows vengeance, devoting his life to the search for Albert. He joins a safari and meets and falls in love with a jungle queen called Eva, who was lost in the jungle as a baby and brought up by gorillas. For some unknown reason, the gorillas have become hostile and will not obey her commands anymore. Burt stumbles across a cave, and inside finds Albert who has become a mad scientist. With the money from the bank raid, Albert has bought all sorts of weird and wonderful equipment with which he is able to send out an electronic signal, making the gorillas obey his every command. He tells Bert that when he has finished his experiments he will be able to control man in the same way and then he will be able to rule the world. Written by Eric Marks

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Cult stars: Brad Harris, Esmeralda Barros, Marc Lawrence, Adriana Alben, Gianni Pulone

Cult relevance index: 6.6 / 10

Note: Although the version was promoted under the title “King of Kong Island“, the on screen title reads simply “Kong Island“.

Gallery photos:19

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Cinema X [UK / Vol.1 - Nr. 4 - 1969] (mg) |  Monster Bis [France / Nr. 57 - Les Filles de la Jungle] (fz)  |  Amarcord [Italy / A. 2 - Nr. 8-9 - Summer - 1997] (mg)  | Eurospy Guide [USA / July 2004] (bk)  |  Mondi Incredibili [Italy / October 1994] (bk)  |  Amarcord [Italy / A. 2 - Nr. 7 - March-April 1997] (mg)  |  Hecho en Europa [Spain / 2009] (bk)  |  Monster Bis [France / Nr. 76 - Espions à L'Italienne] (fz)  |  Monster Bis [France / Nr. 103 - Espionnage à la Française] (fz)

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CertificationItaly:VM18 / USA:Unrated / Iceland:12
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Release dateItaly 12 September 1968 | West Germany 20 June 1969 | France 4 February 1970 | 8 December 1977 | Philippines 19 February 1980 (Davao)
Also known asJungle 2000 France | Eva, la bella salvaje Spain | Eve, the Wild Woman (undefined) | King Kong und die braune Göttin West Germany | King of Kong Island USA | Kong Island (undefined) | Kong en la selva perdida Mexico (literal title) | L'esclave de l'île des gorilles Canada (French title) | Lefkoi gypes sti mavri ipeiro Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) | Nackt unter Affen West Germany | Oi drapetes tou vasilia Kong Greece (reissue title) | To nisi tou King Kong Greece (video title)
Filming locationsIncir De Paolis, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Box office/business Italy - Gross ITL 239.850.000 | Partial: ITL 98.000.000 (16 head area cities) || Spain - Gross: € 71.430,06 (recalculed) | Admissions: 165.434
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Distribution companyRegionale (Italy) (theatrical) | Audifilm (France) | Societe D3 Distribution (France) | Euro Video International (France | Cinedia S.A. (Spain) (theatrical) | Monarch Releasing Corporation (1977) (USA) (theatrical) | Better Television Distribution (2006) (worldwide) (TV) | Mill Creek Entertainment (2007) (USA) (DVD) | Retromedia Entertainment (2002) (USA) (DVD) | Something Weird Video (SWV) (video)
RuntimeItaly: 98 min | USA: 85 min | France: 82 min | Spain: 90 min | West Germany: 92 min
Technical specificationsSound Mix: Mono | Color: Color | Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1 | Film length (metres): 2577 m | Film negative format (mm/video inches): 35 mm | Cinematographic process: Panoramica | Printed film format: 35 mm

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