The director of Cannibal Holocaust, Ruggero Deodato was responsible for this ridiculous sci-fi action movie that plays like a hodgepodge of Raiders of the Lost Ark, Ghosts of Mars and The Road Warrior.
It’s the futuristic year of 1994 (the old future) and Atlantis has just risen out of the ocean off the coast of
It takes forever for this movie to finally get going, but there was at least one excellent action sequence where the good guys endlessly pelt the punk rocker leather bar bikers with Molotov cocktails. Other than that, most of the action is incompetently staged and incomprehensibly edited. The miniscule budget doesn’t do the flick any favors as “Atlantis” looks exactly like
As a whole, The Atlantis Interceptors may be one big pile of crap, but at least it’s got a great theme song (it sounds like they’re singing “Roly Poly Dance Inferno”) and features the best motorcycle decapitation via clothesline scene since She Devils on Wheels.
AKA: The Raiders of Atlantis. AKA: Atlantis. AKA: Atlantis Inferno.