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It Lives Again (1978)

R | | Horror | 10 May 1978 (USA)
An epidemic of mutant monster babies sweeps America.

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An epidemic of mutant monster babies sweeps America.

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The 'It's Alive' Baby is back... Only now there are three of them. See more »

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Shot on an 18 day schedule. See more »

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The man who gives Jody the instructions for the pick up, tells her to go to the movies and go out fifteen minutes after the beginning. When she gets out, we can see that the movie ('Enter the Dragon') is running almost at the final sequences. See more »

Quotes

Frank Davis: Why are you trying so hard to do your job?
Mr. Mallory: I have a high regard for the human race, I want to see that it sticks around a little while longer.
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References The Flintstones (1960) See more »

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All Time Loser
by Billy Kinsley, Roger Craig, Tony Coates (as Anthony Coates), Derek Cashin
Performed by Liverpool Express (as The Liverpool Express)
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More or Less On Par With the Original
8 October 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Larry Cohen's 1974 cult hit spawned this sequel which begins shortly after the events of the first film where the Davis baby has been captured and killed. Frank Davis is racked with guilt and becomes part of a secret society of parents who conspire to hide the mutant babies being born from government death squads who see the deadly children as a threat to national security. Things go awry when three of the mutants escape and go on a killing spree as the authorities close in. Cohen creates a moody, atmospheric film with the help of Rick 'An American Werewolf in London' Baker's horrific baby designs and Bernard Herrman's evocative score.


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