|release date||November 30 1977|
|starring||Maurice Poli, Melissa Chimenti, Sirpa Lane|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisNow on DVD: Her name was Sirpa Lane the succulent Finnish beauty who became an international sex symbol in Roger Vadim s CHARLOTTE then shocked the world with her inhuman degradation in Walerian Borowczyk s THE BEAST. But perhaps her ultimate cinematic destiny was to star in this tropical sleaze-fest from the notorious Joe D Amato director of EMANUELLE AND THE WHITE SLAVE TRADE and ANTHROPOPHAGUS as a woman who hungrily surrenders to perverse trysts native vengeance graphic carnal carnage and much more. Severin Films is shamelessly proud to present PAPAYA fully restored including the complete Disco Cannibal Blood Orgy sequence from an Italian vault print seized from the private collection of a jailed magistrate!
Exotic locales and erotic locals were often the places and faces that populated Joe D’Amato’s version of the 1970’s. D’Amato’s prolific carrier bounced from Porn and slightly less than Porn to Horror and slightly less than Horror. D’Amato was a workhorse. A filmmaker who never quit. In fact, the year before he died—in 1999—D’Amato directed no less than 24 feature films—although you’d be hard pressed to find a person outside of the European sex industry that could name a single one. In 1978, coming off a string of successful EMANUELLE films—and two years before he would give the Video Nasties the notable horror flick ANTHROPOPHAGOUS—Joe D’Amato delivered yet another Eurosleeze epic to audiences—CARIBBEAN PAPAYA. …Read More