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Grizzly (1976)

 -  Horror  -  21 May 1976 (USA)
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A fifteen foot tall grizzly bear terrorizes a state park. Christopher George leaps into the carnage to stop it.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kelly
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Don
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Scott
Joan McCall ...
Allison
Joe Dorsey ...
Kittridge
Charles Kissinger ...
Dr.Hallitt
Kermit Echols ...
Corwin
Tom Arcuragi ...
Tom
Victoria Johnson ...
Gail (as Vicki Johnson)
Kathy Rickman ...
June (as Catherine Rickman)
Mary Ann Hearn ...
Margaret
Harvey Flaxman ...
Reporter
Mike Clifford ...
Pat
David Newton ...
Mike
Mike Gerschefski ...
George
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Storyline

A fifteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into the area. Written by Brian J. Wright <tyrannorabbit@hotmail.com>

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This summer the National Park will be besieged by a killer grizzly bear! See more »

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Horror

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21 May 1976 (USA)  »

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Claws  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)

Gross:

SEK 684,572 (Sweden)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Actor and star of westerns Ben Johnson was the first to be offered the part of Don Stober which in the end cast with actor Andrew Prine. See more »

Goofs

The bear's feet change to black and brown in several scenes. See more »

Quotes

Ranger Michael Kelly: Well let me tell you something Kittridge, while you've been sitting around here on your fat ass, I've made this forest part of me!
Charley: You listin here...
Ranger Michael Kelly: No you listen. Those campers are in my jurisdiction, now I'm going to deal with it the way I've seen it fit. Now you just try and stop me!
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Dogs (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

What Makes a Man a Man
(uncredited)
Music Composed and Conducted by Robert O. Ragland
Lyrics by Aruther Hamilton
Music Arranged by Jack Hayes and Robert O. Ragland
Orchestrated by Jack Hayes
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31 December 1999 | by (Lake Isabella, CA) – See all my reviews

Grizzly was a good film the bear was pretty big and very violent too. Grizzly features big stars such as Christopher George, Andrew Prine and Richard Jackel. Most people in the mid-70's think Grizzly is a rip off of Jaws but I don't think it is that much. Grizzly has a lot of gore and blood and Robert O. Ragland's music make's the killings a lot more errier. I have seen Grizzly more than 6 times it is very good, but they DO NOT have grizzly on VHS,only DVD at the time. Director William Girdler also made Abby, and Project kill before he was killed in a crash while making a film in the Philipheens


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