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Frogs (1972)

PG  |   |  Horror, Mystery, Romance  |  10 March 1972 (USA)
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A group of hapless victims celebrate a birthday on an island estate crawling with evil frogs.

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Jason Crockett
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Pickett Smith
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Karen Crockett
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Clint Crockett
Judy Pace ...
Bella Garrington
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Jenny Crockett
Mae Mercer ...
Maybelle
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Michael Martindale
Nicholas Cortland ...
Kenneth Martindale
George Skaff ...
Stuart Martindale
Lance Taylor Sr. ...
Charles
Hollis Irving ...
Iris Martindale (as Holly Irving)
Dale Willingham ...
Tina Crockett
Hal Hodges ...
Jay Crockett
Carolyn Fitzsimmons ...
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Storyline

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 Kelly W. <tsenhue@escape.ca>

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Trivia

The mansion used for the Crockett family home is known as the Wesley House and is located in Point Washington, Florida. See more »

Goofs

In scenes where seagulls are flocking, in order to keep the seagulls together, one can see pieces of bread being thrown in the air. See more »

Quotes

Pickett Smith: [Looking at Kenneth, dead on the ground in the greenhouse] Is there a place where we can put him?
Charles: Yes sir, I'll show you.
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After the end credits, a cartoon frog hops out with a hand hanging out of its mouth which it slurps back. See more »

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Effective despite premise and budget
29 March 2000 | by (Orlando, Florida) – See all my reviews

While it's pretty obvious that this film was done on a low budget (i.e. the same shots are repeated over and over and over) this is a pretty effective horror movie and deserves a look. The death scenes are well executed (and the end is quite chilling), the music is appropriate (it's sounds almost like an "angry swamp"), and the locations are put to good use. It's definitely a b-movie and is not at all "great cinema", but it's still a minor classic and should have some kind of cult status.


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