Jason Crockett is an aging, grumpy, physically disabled millionaire who invites his family to his island estate for his birthday celebration. Pickett Smith is a free-lance photographer who is doing a pollution layout for an ecology magazine. Jason Crockett hates nature, poisoning anything that crawls on his property. On the night of his birthday the frogs and other members of nature begin to pay Crockett back. Written by
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A tidal wave of slithering, slimy horror devouring, destroying all in its path!
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Did You Know?
This was the first of many "eco-horror" films of the '70s, inspired by the surprise box office success of 1971's Willard
(1971). See more
There are many close up shots of a Cane Toad with the sound of a croaking frog. Toads do not croak like frogs, and what is supposed to look like croaking is just their normal way of breathing. See more
I still believe man is master of the world.
Does that mean he can't live in harmony with the rest of it?
During the opening credits, Sam Eliott's character is taking photographs in the swamp. Each time he supposedly takes a picture, the picture freezes and a credit appear on screen. Each new credit is accompanied by the sound of a clicking camera. See more
Referenced in 2001 Maniacs