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It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)

R  |   |  Horror  |  May 1987 (USA)
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Hunter
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Tony
Carlos Palomino ...
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The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cycnicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them. Written by Anonymous

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They do something worse than kill. They multiply.

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This film and A Return to Salem's Lot (1987) were intended to go straight to video, but were given a limited theatrical release first. See more »

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Cabot's helicopter has a different paint job than the unconvincing model of the helicopter which explodes after it takes off from the island. See more »

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Stephen Jarvis: You know, you're very beautiful. Maybe it's the environment, but you turn me on. And I could turn you on, too. You've seen my kid, haven't you? That's just a glimpse of the animal in me.
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so bad it's good
17 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am a big fan of Larry Cohen movies. So absurdly and poorly written and executed that they are hilarious. This one contains some really funny scenes. Trivia- in the shoe store Mr. Moriarty says "plunk your magic twanger froggy." This stuck in my head a very bizarre moment (actually I re-winded and puzzled over it several times) and I later found out that it is a quote from "the frogger song" released on a "pacman fever" album in the 1980s. Both before and after I found out what the reference was to I wondered what drugs the writers were on. I bought the DVD. You don't have to see the other It's Alive movies to enjoy this one. You just have to like off the wall B-movies.


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