13 Cold Blooded Eagles, The (aka Thirteen Cold-Blooded Eagles; Xin leng xue shi san ying)
1992 Hong Kong - Yan Yee Kwan, Waise Lee
A man and woman (he wearing a silverish Samurai-like full-length wrap-around garb and she wearing a nice purplish dress with pearls) run through a swampy forest in the misty early morning and suddenly find themselves in a leaf-covered watery quicksand bog. He stumbles in first up to his waist, then inadvertently pulls her in as well as she hangs on to his sleeve. He tells her to climb back out before it's too late as they sink chest deep, but she (apparently) manages to help pull them both out.  Clip
 
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Amuck! (aka Replica of a Crime; Maniac Mansion; Maniac; Alla ricerca del piacere; Leather and Whips)
1972/1978 Italian - Sara Bay, Farley Granger, Barbara Bouchet
A mystery writer turns into a sexual lunatic. When his secretary turns up missing, the woman's sister goes out looking for her. The heroine, a young blonde woman in pigtails, is convinced to go out on a hunt with the antagonist who gives her a gun with the safety set. When he starts "accidentally" shooting at her, she flees through the marsh, wearing her outdoor hunting outfit, only to fall into some watery deep mud along a stream bank. She struggles for quite some time, slowly sinking up to her chest, before the detective arrives and rescues her by taking off his coat and throwing one end out her as a lifeline. Clip

 

Apocalypto
2006 
As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw, a young man captured for sacrifice, flees to avoid his fate.  Clip
 
As the World Turns
2001 TV soap opera - Maura West, Annie Parisse, Michael Park
Carly is finally convinced by Craig to testify for him again at his trial after she's already been arraigned as an accessory (and he's posted her bail). At their apartment, she runs into Julia... holding a gun. After threatening to kill both Parker and Jack, Carly leaves with Julia. Carly realizes that Julia (with a little help from Owen, of course) was behind the bombing of Barbara. They wind up at a swamp formerly known as Carly's Prize. Julia announces her intentions to bury Carly there in some quicksand, but Carly won't give in without a fight. She charges at Julia, getting grazed with a bullet in the process, and knocks her into the quicksand instead. Julia pleads for her life, and Carly pulls her out and saves her life. Julia appears to be reasonably repentant until Carly brings up the dreaded subject of Jack again, and Julia hurls Carly into the quicksand. Carly begins to sink as Jack and his back-up officers arrive. And as the violins swell, Jack pulls Carly out of the quicksand as the officers restrain Julia.  Clip
 
At the Earth's Core
1976 - Peter Cushing, Doug McClure
A Victorian era scientist and his assistant take a test run in their Iron Mole drilling machine and end up in a strange underground labyrinth full of prehistoric monsters and cavemen and ruled by a species of giant telepathic birds. A guy (Doug McClure) is running from a giant bird creature and falls into a leaf-covered quicksand bog and sinks to his armpits before being pulled out. His white shirt is coated with brown mud. 
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Attack of the Giant Leeches   (aka Attack of the Blood Leeches; Demons of the Swamp; The Giant Leeches; She Demons of the Swamp)
1959 B&W - Ken Clark, Yvette Vickers, Michael Emmet
Giant leeches in back waters of a Southern swamp take prisoners and suck their blood. In one scene, a man catches his wife in a dalliance with another man, and he forces them into the bayou at shotgunpoint. As the couple steps backward into the water, they begin sinking in the quicksand underneath. They plead for him to help them out, and as the spurned husband is about to give in and help them, two of the giant leeches swim up behind the two and drag them into the bayou. 
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Bare Essentials
1991 TV-Movie - Lisa Hartman, Gregory Harrison, Mark Linn-Baker
A stressed-out couple gets shipwrecked on a remote island paradise. The woman (Lisa Hartman) starts out getting her water soaked white cotton dress shirt plastered to her body after swimming to shore. Soon after, still wearing just the shirt over her bikini, she sinks up to her shoulders in jungle ooze (which you don't really get to see much of) and is hauled out with her legs and shirttail coated in muck. Clip
 
Batman "The Ogg Couple"
1966 TV - Adam West, Burt Ward, Yvonne Craig
Egghead (Vincent Price) and Olga, Queen of the Bessarovian Cossacks (Anne Baxter), throw Batgirl into a vat of very dry caviar into which she sinks all the way under before being pulled out by Gotham's heroes. 
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Beast of Blood   (aka Beast ofthe Dead; Blood Devils; Horrors of Blood Island; Return to the Horrors of Blood Island)
1970 US/Philippines - John Ashley, Celeste Yarnall
A latter-day Dr. Frankenstein tries to graft a head onto his monster from local, murdered contributors in an attempt to correct the monster's evil thinking. A frightened woman, wearing a pinkish pantsuit, runs into a watery quicksand bog while escaping her captures. She is pulled out by her pursuers and passes out. 
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Beastmaster, The
1982 - Marc Singer, Tanya Roberts, Rip Torn
A young prince, who can communicate with animals, battles an evil priest. While chasing a couple of ferrets that stole his clothes, the Beastmaster slides down a steep bank and plops waist deep in some dry on top but watery underneath quicksand. He steadily sinks to his neck before he "commands" the ferrets to chew a tree branch down which he then grabs and pulls himself out. Clip
 
Beastmaster, The BTS
1982 - Marc Singer, Tanya Roberts, Rip Torn
A young prince, who can communicate with animals, battles an evil priest. While chasing a couple of ferrets that stole his clothes, the Beastmaster slides down a steep bank and plops waist deep in some dry on top but watery underneath quicksand. He steadily sinks to his neck before he "commands" the ferrets to chew a tree branch down which he then grabs and pulls himself out. This is behind-the-scenes footage from the DVD extras where they show some different and interesting angles of the quicksand scene which was one of the first scenes shot for the movie. Clip
 
Bloodlust
1959 B&W - Robert Reed, Wilton Graff, June Kenny
A mad doctor on a remote island hunts humans for trophies and stores his teenaged victims' cadavers in glass tanks. Two young couples involved in a treasure hunt soon find themselves in an unbelievable nightmare. In one scene, one of the good guys gets steps backward into some quicksand and slowly sinks to this thighs before the other guy pulls him out. In another scene shortly thereafter, one of the hunter's henchman walks into the same watery quicksand after spotting one of the guy's shirts laying on the surface of the pit as he and the crazed hunter track the guys through the jungle. The evil doctor comments on the henchman's stupidity as he allows the baddie to slowly sinks to his chin as he is attacked by leeches in the bog. (A low-budget remake of MOST DANGEROUS GAME.) Clip
 
Bride of the Monster (aka Bride of the Atom, Monster of the Marshes, The Atomic Monster)
1955 B&W - Bela Lugosi, Tor Johnson, Tony McCoy
A renegade scientist flees his native country to perfect a race of mutant supermen using atomic energy. Despite living in an isolated house in the middle of a swamp, with his growling and scared assistant, he attracts the attention of the police (quote, "This swamp is a monument to death. Snakes, alligators, quicksand... all bent on one thing: destruction."), a professor who is actually a spy sent to bring him home, and a reporter who is investigating mysterious disappearances in the area. A male detective wearing a trench coat stumbles into quicksand (a hole with some branches on top) while out in the swamp and slowly sinks to his waist while mutant alligators try to attack him. He frightens them away with his gun and manages to escape. Clip
 
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century "Unchained Woman"
1979 TV - Gil Gerard, Erin Gray, Tim O'Connor
Buck impersonates a convict in order to break an interplanetary gangster's girlfriend (Jamie Lee Curtis) out of a maximum-security prison and enlist her aid in catching her former companion. They head for a nearby spaceport for return to Earth and are pursued by an indestructible android prison guard. During their trek across a desert, the woman (wearing a tight-fitting red jumpsuit) is attacked by a creature under the dry sand and is pulled down by its tentacle until Buck rescues her. The android shows up and is thrown into the same sand pit, but he later emerges, having ripped the creature apart. Clip
 
Captive Girl  (aka Jungle Jim and the Captive Girl)
1950 B&W - Johnny Weissmuller, Anita Lhoest, Buster Crabbe
Jungle Jim is asked to locate the Wild Girl of Lake Bokonji while battling a roguish treasure hunter. He soon discovers she is an orphan who has lived in the jungle with only a tiger for a companion. Dripping wet after hiding under water from Jungle Jim, the jungle woman slips into a pool of very good looking quicksand wearing a two-piece jungle outfit. She struggles and slowly sinks on her side up to her chest before being slowly pulled to firm ground, with clumps of the wet sand clinging to her legs, by Jungle Jim.  Clip
 
Caravan
1946 B&W British - Stewart Granger, Anne Crawford, Jean Kent, Dennis Price
During the last half of the 19th century, writer Richard Darrell saves Don Carlos from two robbers and is entrusted by Don Carlos to take a valuable necklace to Spain. Richard leaves his fiancee, Oriana and starts the trip. He meets Wycroft, a henchman for Sir Francis Castteldow, an aristocrat out to steal Oriana from Richard. Richard is beaten and left for dead in Spain where he is found and nursed back to health by the gypsy Rosal in her cave. Having lost his memory, Richard marries Rosal, while Oriana, thinking Richard dead, marries the dastardly Sir Francis. Eventually, everyone comes in contact again, with devastating results for all three. In one scene, after Rosal dresses Richard as a gypsy and swims naked for him, Richard gets caught in quicksand, and Rosal helps him escape. (Actually, he doesn't even really sink. She is on the shore, and he is watching her. When she notices, she says something like, "Don't move - you're in quicksand." He looks down to see the sand is wet and shifting, and she points out a safe path.) In a final scene, after a chase that ends in a crash, Francis tries to shoot Richard, but his gun won't fire and is chased into a foggy swamp. Richard advances on Francis with a crude whip and drives him into quicksand where he meets his fate, as Oriana watches in horror.
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Come and See
1985 Russian - Aleksei Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Lauciavicius
A boy is unwillingly thrust into the atrocities of war in WWII Byelorussia, fighting for a hopelessly unequipped resistance movement against the ruthless German forces. After digging up a rifle from the shallow grave of a dead soldier, he is promptly drafted into the partisan army to fight the Nazis. Witnessing scenes of abject terror and accidentally surviving horrifying situations, he loses his innocence... and then his mind. After finding his village in ruins and finding no survivors, the two young Russian teens (the boy wearing combat fatigues and toting a rifle and the girl wearing a plain peasant dress and shin-high boots) flee in horror through a swamp. Up to their chests, they struggle their way through a boggy area filled with watery black muck.  Clip
 
Convict Women (aka Thunder County; Cell Block Girls; Women's Prison Escape)
1974 - Ted Cassidy, Mickey Rooney, Carol Lawson
Four inmates escape from a women's prison and wind up stranded in a swamp with a lecherous redneck after them. Meanwhile, a federal agent tracks a ring of heroin smugglers through the same swamp. Wearing a pale blue prison dress, a brunette gets seriously bogged down on a very dark night in a shallow swamp river and is pulled out by a guy that has been following her.  Clip
 
Crusoe
1989 - Aidan Quinn, Ade Sapara
An old story with new twists on slavery, racism, power, and greed. About one quarter into the movie, Crusoe and a native are fighting when they fall into a pit of muddy quicksand. The native pulls himself out while Crusoe sinks up to his chin. After scraping the mud off himself, the native lowers a tree branch down to Crusoe who then proceeds to pull himself out. Clip
 
Dawn of the Mummy
1981 - Brenda King, Joan Levy, Ellen Faison
A group of fashion models disturb the tomb of a mummy and revive an ancient curse. In a very dark scene, a young woman, wearing a red robe, is chased into some dry quicksand (which can hardly be seen) by the mummy after finishing a midnight skinny-dip.   Clip
 
Days of Our Lives
2000 TV soap opera
Greta's stepfather dies and leaves her $100 million and the promise that 10,000 orphans will be gifted with homes, but first Greta (Julianne Morris) must pass tests to prove she is virtuous, courageous, and pure of heart. So she and pal Austin (Austin Peck) take an incredible journey into the Garden of Eden via virtual reality where they, as Adam and Eve, have to survive several tests of virtue. At one point, an evil witch, blaming Greta for her troubles, magically lifts her into a "mini-volcano" into which she steadily sinks from her waist to her shoulders.  Clip
 
Dead Man's Gun "The Phrenologist"
1997 TV anthology series - Kris Kristofferson (narrator)
Set in the mythic old West, the series explores the legend of a dead man's gun that grants whoever possesses it unforeseen powers... but with dangerous results. A youth helps a haberdasher win his love with assistance from the gun. When a teenage boy tries to help a man sinking in quicksand, he winds up drowning in the intrigue of the man's shady actions. Befriending a lovelorn phrenologist, the two must deal with the power of Dead Man's Gun, irate outlaws, and large sums of cash. The guy is riding when his horse stops and flips him into a bog of watery quicksand. He sinks to his waist before his calls for help are heard by a young boy, but the boy can't pull him out. (Lousy quicksand, but the actor plays it well.) Guest stars: C. Thomas Howell, Torrey Dickinson, Vincent Gale Clip
 
Death Curse of Tartu
1967 - Fred Pinero, Doug Hobart, Babette Sherill
Four junior anthropologists disturb an Indian's grave in the Everglades and are killed off by the forces of nature one by one. Decent shots of three young ladies wading through knee-deep marsh muck. Later, a female student in a bikini takes a swim in a very muddy marsh pond and crawls through some nice, gray, shallow mud moments before she's mauled by an alligator. At the film's climax, a blonde, wearing a blouse and a knee-length khaki skirt, is chased by the reincarnated villain and shaken off a log into watery sawdust quicksand. She struggles all the way under while the hero and villain fight. The villain lands in the same quicksand and goes under, and woman is rescued with only her hand visible above the surface.  Clip
 
Divorce Italian Style (aka Divorzio All 'Italiana)
1962 B&W Italian - Marcello Mastroianni, Daniela Rocca
A whining sex-crazed Sicilian wife drives her husband to consider divorce. Unfortunately, it is easier to murder in Italy than it is to divorce. The man, watching his wife enjoy being buried up to her neck in the sandy beach, imagines her sinking and screaming in quicksand. Clip
 
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Doctor Who (aka Dr. Who) "Carnival of Monsters, parts 1, 2, 3, 4"
1963 TV B&W/Color British - Jon Pertwee, Katy Manning
The adventures of an eccentric time-traveling alien and his various companions. His exile rescinded, the Doctor takes Jo for a trip in the TARDIS and they land inside a MiniScope, an electronic peepshow housing several dangerous alien species just for the amusement of those watching, owned by a tatty circus showman. While they romp around in an odd mixture of landscapes, Jo, dressed in tight fitting jeans and over-the-knee boots with thick soles, gets stuck knee-deep in some mud, and the Doctor has to pull her free. (Color episode) Clip
 
Escape from Hell (aka Escape; Savage Island; Hellfire on Ice, Part 2: Escape from Hell)
1979 Italian - Anthony Steffen, Ajita Wilson
A typical sexploitative about woman prisoners escaping from a South American prison jungle with lots of partial and full nudity. Several scenes of slave labor carried out in watery places. The escape sequence at the end features a dash through the swamp where one woman succumbs to a watery pool of quicksand. (A badly edited version of this film appears as "Savage Island" with Linda Blair appearing in short scenes at the beginning and end but not in the jungle.)   Clip
 
Fantaghiro  (aka Prinzessin Fantaghiro; Cave of the Golden Rose)
1991-1994 TV-Miniseries Italian/German - Alessandra Martines
In parts 3 & 4 (aka Fantaghiro II) of this 10-part miniseries, Fantaghiro and Romualdo are preparing their marriage when the Black Queen, disgusted by their deep love, captures Fantaghiro's father, and Romualdo and his soldiers go on their journey to free him. Fantaghiro then follows Romualdo although she promised him to stay home. About 45 minutes into part 3, Fantaghiro rides off into the countryside on her talking horse. After riding awhile, she dismounts and walks ahead of her horse down the path. Suddenly, she hears the horse calling for help and turns to see him sinking. She dashes back to help, only to run smack into the dry sawdust quicksand herself. She initially sink to the tops of her legs but quickly sinks to her chest. There are a couple close-up shots of her flailing about as she sinks to her chin, as well as her horse up to its neck, and a final shot from behind her as her head disappears under the churning bog. She wakes up a few scenes later in an underground cavern with a bunch of bandits.  Clip
 
Fantastic Balloon Voyage
198? - Hugo Stiglitz, Jeff Cooper Three men encounter a variety of strange and unusual sights as they adventure across the equator in a hot-air balloon. After bailing out of the balloon and into the water below to help lighten the load, a shapely slave girl wearing a skimpy bikini and a ruggedly handsome guy in a half unbuttoned white shirt try to keep up on the ground. Trying to avoid some crocodiles, she runs into a muddy pool and has to be dragged out, coated with brown goo from head to toe. She and her rescuer then swim a croc-filled river, getting cleaned off in the process, to the safety of the balloon again.  
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Fantasy Island - The Devil and Mr. Rourke
The Devil (Roddey McDowell) arrives on the island to try and capture the immortal soul of Mr. Roarke through his goddaughter and tries to collect on another contract for the soul of a woman guest who is there with her husband, but his plans are thwarted by the fact that she is pregnant. The Devil causes a young island woman to fall into a pool of quicksand that he conjured up. Julie tries to help her out but is unable to do so and asks the Devil's help. Having provoked a "deal", the Devil causes a branch to fall for Julie to grab and pull the girl out of the dry on top but wet underneath quicksand.  Clip
 
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Gilligan's Island "High Man on the Totem Pole"
1964 TV B&W/Color/Colorized - Tina Louise, Dawn Wells
Gilligan believes he is descended from headhunters when his likeness appears on a totem pole. When Gilligan comes across Ginger and Mary Ann enjoying a mud bath, immersed up to their necks, he thinks for a moment that the real headhunters cut their heads off. (Color episode)  Clip
 
Good Times
1967 - Sonny Bono, Cher, George Sanders
Sonny and Cher play themselves and spoof many Hollywood classic movie scenes when Sonny fantasizes about their potential movie roles. There's a Tarzan/Jane segment in which Sonny winds up in quicksand with a lion pawing at his head while he goes down.  Clip
 
Gunsmoke - The Gold Mine
1955 TV B&W/Color - James Arness, Ken Curtis, Amanda Blake
In a rough mining town to claim a gold mine she inherited, Kitty is befriended by a young mute boy after she is confronted by a collection of cutthroats and thieves. Dillon can't leave Dodge and sends Thad to find Kitty and look after her. In one scene, the men are fighting and fall into the muddy slurry pit. Kitty tries to pull the boy out and gets pushed in herself. She crawls out, then helps the boy get out as the baddies run off. In another scene, the bad guys are teasing her and shooting at her feet. She walks backwards and stumbles into the same mud hole. She struggles a bit before the marshal shows up and runs off the baddies. The boy tries to help her out, but she refuses until she can berate Matt, then she pretty much stands up and walks out.  Clip
 
Hercule's Journeys - The Road to Calydon
1995 TV - Kevin Sorbo, Michael Hurst
Hercules is guiding a group of refugees through a swamp. While being attacked by a giant, winged reptile, a young girl (Portia Dawson) and her brother fall into a very dry quicksand pit. After knocking the beast into another pit, Herc dives in with a vine and pulls them out after they had gone all the way under.  Clip
 
Hi-de-hi! "The Perils of Peggy"
1980 TV British - Su Pollard, Ruth Madoc, Paul Shane
Comic goings on in an English holiday camp called Maplins. In spite of her coldness towards him, Clive is desperate to win Gladys back, but he requires the help of Ted and Peggy. The camp custodian Peggy attempts to make the camp manager Clive appear heroic so that he could impress the senior camp counselor Gladys. Peggy and some of her colleagues dig a pit of fake quicksand on the beach, complete with a "Danger Quicksand" sign. As Clive and Gladys approach, Peggy steps into the pit screaming for help. The plan backfires when Peggy finds the pit uncomfortable and jumps back out in plain view of everyone. Gladys showed fury with Clive for his attempts at heroism with "home made quicksand" and storms off. Later, Gladys' cries for help are heard, and Clive finds her up to her shoulders in real quicksand further down the beach. Clive gets down on hands and knees and crawls out to save her (which is not shown).  Clip
 
Hidalgo
2004 - Viggo Mortensen, Zuleikha Robinson, Omar Sharif
Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Saudi Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world. There is a scene in which the horse and rider break through the crust of a quicksand salt marsh bog, throwing the rider who almost immediately sinks up to his shoulders. Later, you see him again with just his head sticking out. Clip
 
Hound of the Baskervilles, The
1983 TV-Movie British - Ian Richardson, Donald Churchill, Martin Shaw, Francesca Gonshaw
Super sleuth Sherlock Holmes investigates the curse surrounding the heirs to the Baskerville estate. Early in the film, a beautiful young woman flees Baskerville on a white horse in the foggy night of the moor, and both run into the muddy Grimpen Mire. The woman struggles to shore and is pulled out by Baskerville as the horse goes under. At the end of the movie, the villain is also consumed by the mire. Clip 1 Clip 2
 
House Of Frankenstein
1944 B&W - Boris Karloff, John Carradine, Lon Chaney
A mad doctor meets Dracula, the Wolf Man, and Frankenstein's monster. At the film's end, the torch bearing villagers arrive to chase the mad doctor, who is being dragged along by the creature, into a swamp. He tells the Monster to stay clear of the (rather watery) quicksand but he is ignored, and both sink out of view. Clip
 
Jenseits Der Morgenrote  aka The Secret of the Black Dragon
1985  Ritza Brown    
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Journey to the Seventh Planet
1962 Danish - John Agar, Carl Ottosen, Peter Monch
A U.N. space expedition to the planet Uranus discovers a bizarre world right out of their own heads, featuring places and people the crew members recall from childhood. It's all part of a fantasy created by the planet's master, a giant, pulsating brain that can also turn their worst thoughts into reality. While traveling a frozen barren wasteland, one of guys slides down a hill into what appears to be a dry pit of quicksand. As his partner pulls him out, he remarks that the snow never melts because the temperature is so low, so it simply collects in depressions, forming what he called quicksnow. Clip
 
Jungle Girl - Treasure Tomb (serial) 
1941 B&W serial - Frances Gifford, Tom Neal, Gerald Mohr
Nyoka the Jungle Girl fights an evil twin brother who killed her father, a sneaky crook, and jungle warriors who can't quite decide whether to sacrifice her or worship her. Nyoka, the hero, and the sidekick are chasing a native who swings on a vine across a large pool of wet gunk. Nyoka stops her friends, saying "That's quicksand!" She and the sidekick swing across safely, but when the hero swings across, the branch breaks and dumps him chest deep into the watery quicksand. The branch then falls and clunks him on the head, and he slowly sinks under. Nyoka climbs the tree and shimmies down a vine to pull him out but is interrupted when the native begins shooting arrows at them. The sidekick draws his pistol and begins firing back while Nyoka continues to hang onto the hero while hanging upside-down from the vine wrapped around her foot. The native eventually runs off, and Nyoka and the sidekick drag the hero out of the quicksand. Clip
 
Kaliman El Hombre Increible
1972    
In Mexico and some parts of Latin America, From the middle off the 60,s to the end of the 80,s one comic Hero was the king. Kaliman, "El hombre increible". Kaliman is a semi legendary character. Dark skin and blue eyes, he is a mestizo. He was raised as a prince somewhere near Pakistan, but learned the secrets of the Tibetan monks. He has wealth, psychic powers, knowledge, and high moral values. He travels with an Egyptian child, "Solin"  Clip
 
Kilma, Queen of the Jungle   (aka La Diosa salvaje; Kilma la regina della jungla)
119754 Spanish - Eva Miller/Blanca Estrada, Jacinto Molina/Paul Naschy, Maria Perschy
A shipwrecked s.o.b. gets himself stranded on an island full of beautiful women. However, these beautiful babes can also skin you alive. Kilma (in a fur bikini) ends up in watery leaf-covered quicksand while trying to rescue a couple of diamond hunters who, while arguing, wandered into the bog. Both men go under as she slowly sinks to her waist before being pulled free by another guy.
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Kruzheva   Clip