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Love Camp (1977)

Frauen im Liebeslager (original title)
A group of women are kidnapped by guerrillas and forced to serve as prostitutes for them in a jungle brothel. The sadistic female warden decapitates uncooperative girls.


Jesús Franco (as Jess Franco)


Erwin C. Dietrich (screenplay) (as Manfred Gregor), Erwin C. Dietrich (story) (as Manfred Gregor)


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Credited cast:
Muriel Montossé ... Isla / he Female Warden (as Nanda Van Bergen)
Ada Tauler Ada Tauler ... Angela
Monica Swinn ... Maria (as Monika Swin)
Esther Studer Esther Studer ... Lupita (as Ester Studer)
Brigitte Meyer Brigitte Meyer ... Pepa
Wal Davis Wal Davis ... Chino da Guerra
Monika Kälin Monika Kälin ... Tona
Ingrid Kehr Ingrid Kehr ... Beautiful Wardess
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Miriam Foster Miriam Foster ... (as Mariam Forster)
Karl Gysling Karl Gysling
Roman Huber


A group of women are brought by guerrillas to a prison camp in the jungle, where they are to serve the pastime of the soldiers. But the perverted camp wardress, Isla who is privately interested in some of the women herself makes life difficult for the girls. When a guerrilla leader visits the camp, he falls in love with one of the "sex slaves" and decides to help her escape. But the wardress tries to prevent this with all means at her disposal. Written by lament

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They are all taken - Bride - Prostitute - Girl Friends - to the Love Camp. See more »


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Release Date:

13 October 1977 (West Germany) See more »

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Alternate Versions

When released in the UK in 2004 this title was cut by 1 min 12 secs by the BBFC with the following justification:
  • "A cut was required to remove a scene of graphic sexual violence."
  • It in fact showed a naked virgin being held down and her hymen being broken using a riding crop.
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Standard sleaze romp from Jess Franco.
27 May 2018 | by Hey_SwedenSee all my reviews

In an unspecified South American hellhole, various women from different walks in life are aggressively kidnapped to serve as sex slaves for the male members of a guerrilla army. A new bride named Angela (Ada Tauler) becomes the focal point as she finds herself drawn to a dude named Chino (Wal Davis). The "commander" who watches over the gals is Isla (Nanda Van Bergen), and she decapitates prisoners who don't get with the program.

Obviously drawing some inspiration from the "Ilsa" series - right down to the name of the Van Bergen character - this variation on the "women in prison" picture from celebrated Eurotrash director Jess Franco is okay, but you sense that he's mostly going through the motions. Fans of his 70s sleaze will still be fairly satisfied, considering the amount of nudity (female *and* male), loving close-ups of crotches, and sex (lesbian and straight) on display. There is also a dose of torture, but these scenes are not very graphic, and again, you feel as if most of the participants involved don't really have their heart in this.

The dubbing is poor, the on-screen performances adequate (Van Bergen does seem to be enjoying herself), and the English dialogue is sometimes pretty funny.

Die hard Francophiles may find some value in this, although ultimately it's rather mild stuff in terms of all-out nastiness.

Six out of 10.

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