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Creepozoids (1987)

A group of survivors try to avoid the battles of World War III; when they try to escape to the quiet lands, they encounter something much more deadly.

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Ken Abraham ...
Butch
Michael Aranda ...
Jesse
Richard L. Hawkins ...
Jake (as Richard Hawkins)
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Kate (as Kim McKamy)
Joi Wilson ...
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The year is 1998, six years after the nuke wars reduced the world to rubble and a few bands of wandering survivors. One of these groups stumbles into an abandoned government research facility, where they were working on making the body capable of creating its own amino acids, thus obviating the need for food. They are then attacked by one of the leftover experiments and begin experiencing an attrition problem. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Your flesh will crawl right off your bones. See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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Also Known As:

Aliens, epidromi sti Gi  »

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Budget:

$75,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,133, 4 October 1987, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$13,133
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Ashlyn Gere was asked by the filmmakers to do a nude scene, but declined to do it. Linnea Quigley agreed to do a nude shower scene instead so that there would be some nudity in this movie. See more »

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(at around 1 min) A harness can clearly be seen on the actor when the monster is supposedly holding up the guy as they are fighting. See more »


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Creepozoids Score
Written & Performed by Guy Moon
Published by Empire Film Music, Inc., BMI
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If a doctor tells you that you have 3 months left to live...
23 October 2010 | by See all my reviews

I highly suggest you spend it with director Dave DeCoteau because homeboy can make 72 minutes feel like years! It is post-apocalypse 1998 and a group of five Army deserters (including Linnea Quigley and Ashlyn Gere) find shelter from the acid rain inside an abandoned medical test facility. Bad news as this houses some big ass monster that likes to tear people apart. Oh, and a shower. This low-rent sci-fi horror is like ALIEN and ALIENS but on a budget of a few thousand. In the positive department, DeCoteau knows how to properly get exploitation material (nudity, gore, slime, mutant rats) up on the screen. The downside is there isn't really much else. The end has the hero (Richard Hawkins) confronting the monster alone and I swear he lets the thing sneak up on him about 50 times. To make matters worse, Creepozoid dies but immediately produces some mutant baby Creepozoid, Jr. that proceeds to sneak up on our hero 25 times before he strangles it with its umbilical cord.


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