Ilsa: Harem Keeper of The Oil Sheiks

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Main Details

  • Released in 1976
  • Color
  • Running Time: Australia:87 min | Canada:85 min | USA:85 min | USA:93 min
  • Production Co: Mount Everest Enterprises Ltd.
  • Distribution Co: Cinépix Film Properties (CFP) (1976) (Canada) (theatrical) | Cambist Films (1976) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Don Edmonds
  • Written by Langston Stafford
  • Starring Dyanne Thorne, Max Thayer, Jerry Delony, Uschi Digard, Colleen Brennan, Haji
  • Produced by Don Edmonds (as William J. Brady)
  • Cinematography by Dean Cundey, Glenn Roland
  • Film Editing by Idi Yanamar

Plot Summary

  • In the vast deserts of the Middle East, the lascivious tigress Ilsa joins the white flesh slavery ring of a maniacal sheikh overlord.

Also Known As

  • Elza - strazniczka haremu (Poland)
  • Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks (USA) (promotional title)
  • Ilsa - Haremswächterin des Ölscheichs (Germany)
  • Ilsa la belva del deserto (Italy)
  • Ilsa, Keeper of the Oil Sheik's Harem
  • Ilsa, gardienne du harem (France)
  • I Thilyki taxiarhia tis kolaseos (Greece)


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