Swamp Women (1955) was one of the first films directed by Roger Corman. The story follows undercover police officer Lee Hampton who joins three female convicts and escapes from prison. The escape is part of a larger plot to uncover a cache of diamonds hidden deep within the swamps of Louisiana. This film is sometimes also known as Cruel Swamp or Swamp Diamonds. The film is now in the public domain. In July 1993 the film was featured in the movie-mocking television show Mystery Science Theater 3000 under the title Swamp Diamonds.
DVD releases Edit
- The film has been released by multiple companies as a 'bargain box' disc.
- The MST3K version of the film was released by Rhino Home Video as part of the Collection, Volume 10 and Collection, Volume 10.2 DVD sets.