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The Hellstrom Chronicle (1971)

G  |   |  Documentary, Drama  |  23 June 1971 (France)
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A scientist explains how the savagery and efficiency of the insect world could result in their taking over the world.

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insect | mankind | survivor | phd | spider | See All (14) »

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Shocking. Beautiful. Brilliant. Sensual. Deadly... and in the end only they will survive.

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David Wolper and Cinema 5 got audiences into theatres to see this documentary by promoting it as if it were a science fiction thriller. See more »

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Dr. Hellstrom: The Earth was created not with the gentle caress of love, but with the brutal violence of rape.
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VERY CONVINCING
13 August 1999 | by (THE MIDWEST) – See all my reviews

This film. when I saw it years ago, had me convinced that it was a real "documentary." Excellent special effects and a very good performance by Lawrence Pressman.

More convincing it its way than the current Blair Witch Project which also purports to be a real story


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