Cobra Woman
Cobra Woman (1944)

In this campy fantasy, the dreaded Cobra woman slithers through the African jungle. The story chronicles the struggle between two twin sisters, one good, the other evil, over the right to reign in the local cobra-worshiping cult.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 17, 1944
DVD Release Date: March 29, 2005
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Melissa Anderson
Village Voice

Although not a musical, Cobra Woman functions as one, boasting Naja's orgiastic undulating cobra dance and the mellifluous ring of Montez's thickly accented line delivery.

Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Adventure filled with spectacle and brilliant color.

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Emanuel Levy

Decades later, it's easy to see why this Maria Montez exotic adventure became a cult item and a campy picture for gay and straight viewers.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

A deliciously detestable Hollywood relic; a bad movie that knows how to be good.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A fun-filled camp fantasy melodrama about cobra worshippers on an exotic secret tropical island.

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Flixster Audience Score: 33% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
I don't know what the big deal is about this movie being campy, it seemed like a normal weird island secret cult movie to me, I've seen other movies… More