Horrors of Spider Island

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Horrors of Spider Island ★ It's Hot in Paradise; Ein Toter Hing im Netz; A Corpse Hangs in the Web 1959

D'Arcy is a Hollywood talent scout who sniffs a goldmine in a team of young female dancers whom he schedules to perform for him in Singapore. Their transport plane crashes in the Pacific Ocean and he and the girls are forced to take refuge on an uncharted isle. Upon landing there they discover it is infested with giant crab-sized spiders. Lots of potential for both shock and arousal, which was probably why it was originally released in both “horror” and “girlie” versions. D'Arcy later admitted to taking over for director Bottger and adding all the horror sequences himself. Dubbed from the German. 77m/C VHS, DVD . GE Alexander D'Arcy, Ursula Lederstger, Barbara Valentin, Harold Maresch, Helga Franck; D: Fritz Bottger; W: Fritz Bottger.