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The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983)

 -  Comedy | Horror | Musical  -  July 1983 (USA)
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Carol Ann Williams ...
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Alan Abelew ...
Dirty Harry Punk #1
Robert Dryer ...
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Peter DuPre ...
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Jed Mills ...
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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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The original voice of the computer belonged to Broderick Crawford See more »

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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, what course are we on?
Max the Computer: It's a far out course, Captain, deep into the cosmos and heading into infinity. Hey, I like that!
Captain Jamieson: Why on Earth did they ever make these abusive and emotionally unstable computers?
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Spoofs Planet of the Apes (1968) See more »

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Hold Me, Touch Me, Thrill Me
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Music and Lyrics by Bruce Kimmel
Sung by Cindy Williams
Arranged by David Spear
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Hilarious
26 October 2001 | by (Cleveland,OH) – See all my reviews

This movie is an extremely warped parody of ALIEN and musicals in general. It's also very funny and generally weird. The talent contest sequence where they find out exactly how their meals are prepared is nothing short of brilliant,as is the DIRTY HARRY movie parody. ("This picture is rated morally objectionable for everyone...")From beginning to end,it's a unique film that deserves to be seen. Bruce

Kimmel went on to idea man for the underrated THE FACULTY.


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