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Alien Prey (1981)
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Unrated  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi  |  September 1978 (USA)
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Jessica awakens when an alien spacecraft lands nearby. After dispatching a young couple, the alien assumes the identity of the recently dispatched young man. Jessica and her possessive ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
Barry Stokes ...
Anders
Sally Faulkner ...
Josephine
Glory Annen ...
Jessica
Sandy Chinney ...
Sandy
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1st Policeman
Jerry Crampton ...
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Jessica awakens when an alien spacecraft lands nearby. After dispatching a young couple, the alien assumes the identity of the recently dispatched young man. Jessica and her possessive lover Josephine invite "Anders" in when it appears he's hurt. Soon Jessica becomes suspicious of Josephine's overbearing ways, and relies more on the alien for support, but his purpose on earth remains unclear. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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His savage hunger makes us all... Alien Prey

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When Jessica goes into the water she is barefoot,when she comes out she is wearing shoes. See more »

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[last lines]
Anders: Kator calling command ship, send advance parties immediately. I've now established humans high in protein... and easy prey.
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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

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As (satisfyingly) strange as it gets
12 October 2001 | by (Toulouse, France) – See all my reviews

A zombie from beyond space is found in an English backyard and is invited to stay in with a lesbian couple. The girls dress him up as a woman, which does not seem to affect him in the least, but provides us with a truly strange yet successful film. The story, which borrows from such various sources as THE MAN WHO FELL ON EARTH (Roeg), CUL-DE-SAC (Polanski) and STRAW DOGS (Peckinpah), is clever enough to take on board such themes as racism, sexism, love, jealousy and betrayal. With just three characters, an unusual setting and a fittingly realistic treatment, it makes for a very intriguing experience. Norman J. Warren's best ?


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