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Critters 3 (1991)

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The tiny fur ball aliens that will eat anything or anyone set their sights on a Los Angeles apartment tower.

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John Calvin ...
Clifford
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Annie
Christian Cousins ...
Johnny #1
Joseph Cousins ...
Johnny #2
William Dennis Hunt ...
Mr. Briggs
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Betty Briggs
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Charlie McFadden (as Don Opper)
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Frank Longo
José Luis Valansuela ...
Mario
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Rosalie
Katherine Cortez ...
Marcia
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Mrs. Menges
Bill Zuckert ...
Mr. Menges
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In what appears to be a cross between Critters and The Towering Inferno, the residents of a shoddy L.A. apartment block are chased up to the roof by hoards of the eponymous hairy horrors. Written by Ross Horsley <ics6rh@leeds.ac.uk>

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First they destroyed a farm. Then they terrorised a town. Now they're ready to do some real damage! See more »


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Critters 3: You Are What They Eat  »

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Shot back to back with Critters 4 (1992) See more »

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Annie: Hi.
Josh: Hi.
Annie: How are you?
Josh: I'm fine. So... uh... how about getting together sometime and doing something normal?
Annie: Normal like a movie?
Josh: Yeah.
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No critters were harmed in the making of this movie. See more »

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Very cheap – but some trashy fun to be had
29 July 2002 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A young family stop off at a lay-by on their way home. At the lay-by they meet bounty hunter Charlie who warns them about something living in the woods. However that `something' has just attached it self under their mobile home and hitches a ride back to their tenement block where the critters cause havoc amongst the residents.

Lets be honest – no one say to be shocked to discover this is a cheap little film that doesn't have too much going for it. The plot is the usual – people hunted by critters – stuff, this time in a building so it's like Die Hard with aliens….err no! The story doesn't matter as the action is what counts.

Sadly the action is poor – it's not really gory and the critter attacks are always more funny than thrilling. There is no real excitement or tension and it's all a bit predictable – take a guess who'll live and who'll die – the cute kids or the evil landlord? See! The one thing it does have though is a sort of humour – the critters have senses of humours and are cruel and some of this is amusing.

However the comedy is nowhere near the one it aspires to – Gremlins, and really the funniest bit is how silly the whole thing is. Needless to say the acting is poor – some people can't even be mauled convincingly. But it's interesting to see DiCaprio's debut, even if he looks about 9 years old!

Really this is a bit of dumb fun that is daft and slightly shoddy. It's may just pass the time but there are much better horror/comedies out there if you want them.


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