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Frogs (1972) - Plot Summary Poster

(1972)

Plot Summary

  • 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>
  • The free-lance photographer Pickett Smith is taking pictures of the pollution in a swamp in Florida for a magazine of ecology in his canoe. Out of the blue, he is hit by a motor boat piloted by Clint Crockett and his sister Karen Crockett and capsizes. Clint and Karen invite Pickett for the party in the private island of their grumpy grandfather Jason Crockett, an old fashioned disabled patriarch that enjoys celebrating his birthday on the 4th July with his family. Pickett realizes that the island is infested of frogs and reptiles and Jason has ordered his caretaker to poison his real estate to get rid off the amphibians and creepy crawlies. But soon Picket finds that they are living the payback of nature against men.

    - Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Synopsis

Wildlife photographer Pickett Smith (Sam Elliott) is canoeing alone through a swamp off the coast of Florida...

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