Overview

In the wake of a Supreme Court decision to outlaw the death penalty, California passes an initiative that designates San Bruno island as a dumping spot for first-degree murder convicts, free to do what they like except leave. The main camp of convicts is controlled by the tyrannical Bobby, who rules with an iron hand, and the women are used as sex slaves. A.J. and a group of more free-minded murderers have escaped and gone into hiding. When A.J. and his men liberate the women from Bobby's custody, tensions mount to an all-out confrontation for control of the island.

  1. Stephanie Rothman

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James Barnett

    Screenplay

  3. Charles S. Swartz

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Don Marshall

    Don Marshall

    A.J.

  2. Phyllis Davis

    Phyllis Davis

    Joy

  3. Ena Hartman

    Ena Hartman

    Carmen

  4. Marta Kristen

    Marta Kristen

    Lee Phillips

  5. Barbara Leigh

    Barbara Leigh

    Bunny

Full Cast & Crew

Terminal Island
Terminal Island

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Status Released

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  • June 1, 1973
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

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