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Release Date:
5 February 1988 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
No-one is safe! See more »
Plot:
Killer slugs on the rampage in a rural community. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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Gory and entertaining horror flick about murderous slugs. See more (66 total) »

Cast

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Michael Garfield ... Mike Brady
Kim Terry ... Kim Brady
Philip MacHale ... Don Palmer
Alicia Moro ... Maureen Watson
Santiago Álvarez ... John Foley
Concha Cuetos ... Maria Palmer
John Battaglia ... Sheriff Reese
Emilio Linder ... David Watson
Kris Mann ... Bobby Talbot
Kari Rose ... Donna Moss
Manuel de Blas ... Mayor Eaton
Andy Alsup ... Officer Dobbs
Frank Braña ... Frank Phillips
Stan Schwartz ... Ron Bell
Juan Maján ... Harold Morris
Lucía Prado ... Jean Morris
Patty Shepard ... Sue Channing
Miguel de Grandy ... Mr. Riggs
Tammy Reger ... Pam
Glen Greenberg ... Danny Palmer
Jay R. Ingerson ... Ricky Palmer
Harriet L. Stark ... Mrs. Fortune
Toby Gold ... Dino
Nazzareno Natale ... Chef
Carla M. Fox ... Julie
Isabel Prinz ... Mayor's Secretary
Laura Notario ... Mr. Phillips' Secretary
Daniel Johns ... Teenager 1 (as Daniel Jones)
Kristin L. Kilian ... Girl 1
Edward Trathen ... Teenager 2
Erik Swanson ... Boy in Boat
Karen Landberg ... Girl in Boat
Aníbal Blas ... Waiter
Laramie G. Evans ... Mr. Moss
Nevada Killips ... Mrs.Moss
Larry Bornheimer ... Policeman 1
Wally Frazer ... Ambulance Driver
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Directed by
Juan Piquer Simón  (as J.P. Simon)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
José Antonio Escrivá  (as Jose A. Escriva)
Ron Gantman  screenplay
Shaun Hutson  novel "Slugs"
Juan Piquer Simón  (as J.P. Simon)

Produced by
Francesca DeLaurentiis .... producer
José Antonio Escrivá .... producer (as Jose A. Escriva)
Juan Piquer Simón .... producer (as J.P. Simon)
 
Cinematography by
Julio Bragado 
 
Film Editing by
Antonio Gimeno  (as Antonio Jimeno)
Richard E. Rabjohn 
 
Casting by
Bill Williams 
 
Art Direction by
Gonzalo Gonzalo 
 
Set Decoration by
Gonzalo Gonzalo 
 
Costume Design by
María Eugenia Escrivá  (as María Escrivá)
 
Makeup Department
Pedro Camacho .... assistant makeup artist
Manu Moreno .... hair stylist
Manu Moreno .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Larry Ann Evans .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Vito Hughes .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Ángel Arriola .... assistant set decorator (as Angel Arriola)
Vincente Cervantes .... construction manager
Kari Christensen .... property master
José Tomás Cuadrado .... painter
Vicente Jesús .... assistant set decorator (as Vincente Jesus)
José Lizana .... head carpenter (as Jose Lizana)
 
Sound Department
Julio Bartolome .... boom operator
Alan Brett .... dubbing editor
Luis Castro .... foley artist
Nigel Edwards .... dialogue mixer
Colin Martin .... dubbing mixer
Ivan Martin .... boom operator
Orestes Matacena .... boom operator
Enrique Molinero .... sound re-recording mixer
Phil Pearle .... sound mixer
Edward Tise .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Basilio Cortijo .... special effects
Carlo De Marchis .... special effects supervisor
David Johnson .... special effects technician
Roy Knyrim .... special effects foreman
Emilio Ruiz del Río .... special effects (as Emilio G. Ruiz)
Patrick Tantalo .... special effects coordinator
 
Stunts
Paco Alvez .... stunts (as Francisco Alves)
Maryluz Esteban .... stunts
Juan Maján .... stunt coordinator (as Juan Majan)
Rodolfo Montero .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Fred Armstrong .... best boy
Carlos Bustamante .... still photographer
Joaquin De Diego .... assistant camera
Casimiro Dengra .... gaffer
Mark Foggetti .... camera operator: second unit
Salvador Gómez Calle .... focus puller (as Salvador Gomez)
Salvador Gómez Cuenca .... clapper loader (as Salvador Gómez Jr.)
Francisco Jurado .... electrician
Laureano López .... electrician (as Laureano Lopez)
Juan Mariné .... cinematographer: second unit (as Juan Marine)
Diego Molina .... crane operator
Fernando Moreno .... electrician
Steve Nitzberg .... gaffer
Donald Sutherland .... key grip
Donald J. Sutherland .... key grip
Andrés Torres .... focus puller: second unit
José Villalba .... focus puller: second unit (as Jose Villalba)
Jay W. Yowler .... generator operator (as Jay Yowler)
 
Casting Department
Gustavo Casado .... casting: Madrid
Carmen Zorrilla .... extras casting: Madrid
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Allyn Perry .... wardrobe mistress
Pilar Tavera .... seamstress
 
Editorial Department
David Jimenez .... assistant editor
Soledad López .... assistant editor (as Soledad Lopez)
Magdalena Paradell .... assistant editor (as Magda Paradell)
 
Music Department
Tim Souster .... conductor
 
Transportation Department
John Loson .... production driver
Joaquín Ruiz .... transportation captain (as Joaquin Ruiz)
 
Other crew
Félix Acaso .... voice dubbing: John Battaglia
Francesca DeLaurentiis .... script supervisor
Francesca Escriva .... continuity
Monica Escudero .... assistant accountant
Eduardo Macho .... financial supervisor
Cristina Martin .... assistant to producers
Diego Martín .... voice dubbing: Philip Machale
Magoya Montenegro .... location manager
Ramon Serrano .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Slugs, muerte viscosa" - Spain (original title)
"Slugs" - Philippines (English title)
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Runtime:
92 min | USA:89 min
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Color:
Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Certification:
Australia:R (Banned in Queensland) | Canada:R (Manitoba/Nova Scotia/Ontario) | Canada:R (Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:18 (Nova Scotia) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Finland:(Banned) (1988) | France:16 | Iceland:(Banned) | Iceland:16 (cut) | Netherlands:16 | Norway:18 | UK:18 (cut) | UK:18 (2009) (uncut) | USA:R | West Germany:18
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Trivia:
It was banned in the Australian state of Queensland until the early-'90s when the Queensland Censorship Board was disbanded.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Mike Brady says a line before he's supposed to. Towards the end of the movie, he barges into the commissioner's office and tells the secretary, "Will you tell Mr. Phillips that Mike Brady is here to see him?" The secretary replies, "Hey, his office is closed." Brady says, "Yeah, watch me!" but only then the secretary says, "You can't go in there!"See more »
Quotes:
Kim Brady:Did you hear? About Harold and Jean Morris?
Mike Brady:Nope, why?
Kim Brady:They're dead.
Mike Brady:Ah, come on now...
Kim Brady:Yeah, I heard it on the news. There was some sort of explosion in their greenhouse. They were both inside.
Mike Brady:Wha-Wait a second, how'd this happen?
Kim Brady:No one knows.
Mike Brady:Ah, Jesus. They were nice people. I liked them a lot.
Kim Brady:I know, I did too.
Mike Brady:[long pause as Brady looks down at the garden] So what are you doing out here anyway?
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Movie Connections:
References The Wizard of Oz (1939)See more »

FAQ

What are the differences between the old BBFC 18 VHS and the Uncensored Version?
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6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
Gory and entertaining horror flick about murderous slugs., 19 June 2006
Author: HumanoidOfFlesh from Chyby, Poland

Juan Piquer Simon's "Slugs" is a surprisingly gross horror film based on the book by Shaun Hutson.The action takes place in a small town in upstate New York,where some citizens are killed by tons of mutant flesh-eating slugs.The gore is nasty and quite excessive,particularly a memorable scene in which two nude lovers are literally ripped to bloody bits in a bedroom full of slimy horrors.Fans of gross-out cinema will still want to give it a try for a tasteless scene in which a restaurant patron's eye blows out,revealing swarming baby slugs.The special effects are gruesome,the acting is fine and the plot is easy to follow."Slugs" is campy enough to be fun and one of my guilty pleasures.Check it out.

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