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Metamorphosis (1990)

Dr. Peter Houseman is a brilliant geneticist who is working on a serum which will stop human aging, but his colleagues don't believe in his work. When his university funding is threatened ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gene Lebrock ...
Dr. Peter Houseman (as Gene Le Brock)
Catherine Baranov ...
Sally Donnelly
...
Dr. Mike Lester
David Wicker ...
Willy Carson
Jason Arnold ...
Tommy
Stephen Brown ...
Professor Lloyd
Tom Story ...
Professor Huston
...
Patricia Kelly
Wally Doyle ...
Inspector
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Prostitute
Serina Steinberg ...
Patricia's friend
Wayne Potrafka ...
Old professor
Tim Wright ...
Hopkins
Allison Stokes ...
Alice
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gary Wade Morton ...
Doctor Owen
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Dr. Peter Houseman is a brilliant geneticist who is working on a serum which will stop human aging, but his colleagues don't believe in his work. When his university funding is threatened by his skeptical benefactors, the doctor takes a desperate measure to justify his work. He administers the serum to himself, but the results are unexpected and horrendous. Written by Patrick D. Rockwell <prockwell@thegrid.net>

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Witness the Change!

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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7 August 1990 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

DNA formula letale  »

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ITL 600,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

For the shot of the needle piercing Peter's eye, a pigs eye was used. See more »

Goofs

Shadow of the camera and camera operator visible in the POV shots of the monster. See more »

Quotes

Hopkins: What was it?
Old professor: A nightmare... from the past!
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References The Fly (1986) See more »

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An unexpected treat
22 July 2002 | by (America) – See all my reviews

Another movie where a scientist tests an experimental serum on himself, but with a new twist: strangers around town react to him as though they've encountered him before under despicable circumstances. What happened? Why doesn't he remember? Good plot, good suspense, and an ending you won't see coming.


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