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The Arrival (1991)

 -  Horror | Sci-Fi  -  April 1991 (USA)
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An old man, who has been near a fallen meteor, starts to get younger and younger, with a terrible thirst for blood.

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Young Max Page
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Connie
Robert Sampson ...
Max Page
Geoff Hansen ...
Clark
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Susan
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Jeff
Ami Rothschild ...
Sunny
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Amy Lemmon ...
Tina
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Dr. Johnson
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Michael
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When an old man witnesses a strange meteor land, he finds himself growing younger, but his renewed youth has a price; he must kill or die. He is a vampire, but it is not blood he needs to satisfy his cravings. A series of murders in which several women are brutally slain leads the police on a confusing chase across several states. Written by <tfoster@msdist.com>

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old man | blood | vampire | estrogen | comet | See more »

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The gift of youth became a curse...Be careful what you wish for. See more »

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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April 1991 (USA)  »

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The Unwelcomed  »

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Danger Man
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Imaginative science fiction/slasher......
7 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"The Arrival" has one great thing going for it, a highly imaginative script. An alien parasite from a meteor crash infests a 73 year old grandfather who after coming back from the near death infestation experience begins to rapidly grow younger. A side effect of this fountain of youth syndrome turns him into a killer, who regularly needs estrogen charged blood from female victims. The movie is surprisingly enjoyable for a low budget film. John Saxon, Michael J. Pollard, and Stuart Gordon, are used to good effect. Throw in some nudity, a lesbian love scene, some well placed humor, and all else can be forgiven. Not bad entertainment. - MERK


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