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Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
David Huffman ...
Harry Caulder
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Catherine Hutton
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Sergeant Royko
Otis Young ...
Lieutenant Piantadosi
Lena Pousette ...
Marie
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Captain Pearson
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Hoagy
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Dr. Dimitrios
Eleanor Zee ...
Mrs. Selden
Pamela McMyler ...
Mrs. Hench
Harriet Medin ...
Ruth Hutton
Mickey Fox ...
Moose
Laura Burkett ...
Girl in Sand
Marleta Giles ...
Girlfriend
Jacqueline Randall ...
2nd Girl
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Storyline

Something or someone is attacking people one by one on the beach. Some of them are mutilated, but most of them are sucked into the sand, disappearing without a trace. What is the creature responsible? Where does it live, and where did it come from? And is there any chance of it reproducing? Meanwhile, David Huffman and Mariana Hill are once-almost-married old friends, reunited over the death of her mother on the beach, and searching for clues in the abandoned buildings where they used to play when they were young. Written by Brian C. Madsen <bcmmovies@earthlink.net>

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The five people believed to have drowned here never even made it past the sand! See more »

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Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi

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28 January 1981 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Areia Sangrenta  »

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Trivia

The movie had a tagline that directly referenced and spoofed the one for Jaws 2 (1978), "Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water", by saying instead, "Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water - you can't get to it". See more »

Quotes

[after finding a single eyeball on the beach]
Sergeant Royko: Hey, Harry! What color eyes your stewardess have... had?
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Crazy Credits

While the credits role, numerous Blood Beach creatures pop-up unnoticed throughout the beach See more »

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Spoofs Jaws (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

Fools for Each Other
Words and Music by Guy Clark
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User Reviews

A UNIQUE HORROR FILM!!!!!
16 October 2001 | by (Baton Rouge, LA) – See all my reviews

This movie has an interesting story and you're not likely to predict what it is that is taking the lives of the characters in the film. The story takes place on a beach and when people begin to disappear it haves you wondering what it is. It will, however, keep you interested and the ending is not half bad either. To say that this is the best SCARY movie would be incorrect, however to say that it is the most unique is quite true. I really enjoyed this movie and I can honestly say that it had it's own unique style. See it if you haven't and if you can find it. It is a rare one and they don't make horror films like this anymore!!! This was a suspenseful film that caught me off guard on a few occasions and I hope I never have to experience that kind of terror. Released in 1980 to movie theatres and to video in 1982, this movie had a strange story, but a good story as well!!!


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