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The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983)

 -  Comedy | Horror | Musical  -  July 1983 (USA)
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Rodzinski
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Clint Eastwood / Dirty Harry
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Carol Ann Williams ...
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Margaret Willock ...
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Alan Abelew ...
Dirty Harry Punk #1
Robert Dryer ...
Dirty Harry Punk #2
Peter DuPre ...
Dirty Harry Punk #3 (as Peter Du Pre)
Jed Mills ...
Dirty Harry Punk #4
Ron Burke ...
Dirty Harry Punk #5
Ron Kurowski ...
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When the spaceship Vertigo stops to explore a previously unknown planet, the crew finds an unrecognized dollop of protoplasm and takes it aboard ship to return it to earth for analysis. On board, lifeform expands into an oozing person-eating monster which communicates primarily by means of a Vegas lounge act. The crew is gobbled up one after another until the two surviving crewmembers come up with a plan. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Trivia

While the shots of the shuttlecraft were achieve with a scale model, most of the shots of the Vertigo were achieved with animation. See more »

Goofs

During the Creature's big song and dance number, the reflection of the film crew is visible in the observation glass. See more »

Quotes

Captain Jamieson: Max, can you pinpoint this thing precisely for us?
Max: Not a chance.
Captain Jamieson: Max, don't be a stiff! Now, are there foreign bodies on this spacecraft?
Max: Well, let me see...
[the Creature appears on a monitor]
Max: There he is! Ugly, isn't he?
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Spoofs Dirty Harry (1971) See more »

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Bachelor Bill
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Music and Lyrics by Bruce Kimmel
Sung by Cindy Williams and Bruce Kimmel
Arranged by David Spear
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25 July 2001 | by (Long Island) – See all my reviews

I see a number of people felt the same way I did about this movie. The $4.88 I paid for this DVD was overpriced by about $4.78. I must have seen worse movies than this - films that were offensive or overly violent. However, for plain embarrassing ineptitude, this one takes the cake. It makes "Attack of the killer tomatoes" look like Ibsen in comparison. I'm reaching for new superlatives of bad, but I fall short. If you have a chance to see this movie, take a walk instead.


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