A Guide to the Amphibians
and Reptiles of California

Snakes In Movies

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Snakes in Movies
Lizards in Movies
Turtles in Movies
Amphibians in Movies
Alligators and Crocodiles
in Movies
Snake Face
All Movie Snakes
Must Die!
All Movie Snakes
Want to Kill You!
Snake Bites
Snakes Used
as Weapons
Giant Monster Snakes with a Taste
for Human Flesh
Pet Snakes
Snakes Used
to Shock Us
Dancing With Snakes
Snake Charmers
Snake People
Snakes Used Realistically
Snakes Used for
Food or Medicine
Snake Fights
Throwing and
Whipping Snakes
Black Mambas
Boas, Pythons,
and Anacondas

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The Woman Eater (Womaneater) (1958)
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This is an English horror movie with a bit of jungle adventure in it.
A mad scientist goes to the Amazon where he finds the savages offering a virgin sacrifice to a big hairy tree with lots of arms. Men are playing drums and standing around watching a woman in a trance and a man with a painted face and a feathered headdress dances around with a snake in each hand - a Boa Constrictor in the left hand and a Burmese Python in the right hand - as men lead the woman to the hungry tree. The scientist somehow steals the tree and brings it back to England where he feeds it young women to make it produce a liquid that he can experiment with in his lab to bring the dead back to life.

The snakes we see are both real and alive, as far as I can tell. The boa is a native of the Amazon region, the python is from Asia.

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