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Critters 4 (1992)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  14 October 1992 (USA)
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After being cryogenically frozen and waking up on a space station in the near future, the Critters aim to have the unwitting crew for lunch.

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Just before bounty hunter Charile triggers his gun to destroy the last two Critter-eggs, he gets a message that it would be illegal to extinguish the race from the galaxy. He's sent a transporter where he puts the eggs - unfortunately the transporter takes him with it and then gets lost in space. After 53 deep-frozen years, he's found by a private wreckage collector team under the unscrupulous Rick. On behalf of the mighty company Terracor they bring him to an empty space station - but Rick is curious and opens the box... so Charlie has work again, to keep the Critters from eating everybody. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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In space, they love to hear you scream!


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Critters 4: They're Invading Your Space  »

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Body count: 7. See more »

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Although significant dialog and on-screen dating indicate the setting is the year 2045, Ethan's hand-made calendar visibly shows August 2342. See more »

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[first lines]
Charlie: [Charlie finds the last Critter eggs] Alright you gum-balls.
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Absolutely no Critters were harmed in the making of this motion picture. See more »

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Pretty bad.
14 July 2008 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

During my childhood time I have seen the first three "Critters" movies and enjoyed 'em.They were fun and entertaining horror comedies perfect for adventurous horror loving kids.I have never seen "Critters 4",so I finally decided to check it out.My verdict:forgettable and pretty bad flick with strikingly low body count.The script by Joseph Lyle and David J. Schow is both predictable & clichéd,the plot rips off "Alien" and "Star Wars" and the sets look bland and murky.The tone of the film appears to be deadly serious throughout making it slow and dull."Critters 4" was apparently so low budget that the filmmakers couldn't afford any optical effects;the ones taken from "Android" look seriously dated.4 out of 10.One to avoid.


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