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The Nest (1988)

R  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  13 May 1988 (USA)
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Horrifying shocker as a biological experiment goes haywire when meat-eating mutant roaches invade an island community, terrorizing a peaceful New England fishing village and hideously ... See full summary »

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Elias Johnson
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Elizabeth Johnson
Franc Luz ...
Richard Tarbell
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Dr. Morgan Hubbard
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Mrs. Pennington
Jack Collins ...
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Lillian
Jeff Winkless ...
Church
Steve Tannen ...
Mr. Perkins
Heidi Helmer ...
Jenny
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Horrifying shocker as a biological experiment goes haywire when meat-eating mutant roaches invade an island community, terrorizing a peaceful New England fishing village and hideously butchering its citizens. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Roaches have never tasted flesh... until now. She's just an appetizer. See more »


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A fészek  »

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Terence H. Winkless sings the vocals on "La Cucaracha" for the diner cockroach set piece. See more »

Quotes

[examining a mutilated piece of meat]
Richard Tarbell: Could roaches do that?
Homer: Yeah, if they had a knife and fork.
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Skin Crawling Gross Film!
3 December 2002 | by (Brooklyn,NY) – See all my reviews

I have to admit I have probably watched more horror movies than I care to share,though out off all the movies i have seen,this movie actually makes you feel like roaches are crawling all over you! Its your basic genetic experiment gone wrong film,resulting in flesh eating hordes of roaches! If you want to watch a horror film that will actually make you feel involved as a potential victim,watch this.Though I really don't recommend you watch this film with your boy/girlfriend,or in the dark! Take it from me if you want gross skin crawling fun for an evening,you must own this film!


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