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Skeeter (1993)

R  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  6 April 1994 (USA)
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As the result of a corrupt businessman's illegal toxic waste dumping, a small desert town is beset by a deadly swarm of huge bloodthirsty mutant mosquitoes!

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Ernie Buckle
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Hopper
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Hank Tucker
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Hamilton
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Dr. Jill Wyle
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Mary Ann
John F. Goff ...
Clay Crosby
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Filo (as Buck Flower)
Michael D'Agosta ...
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Eric Lawson ...
Frank OConnell
Lindsay Fisher ...
Chrissy OConnell
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Another ecological disaster results in mosquitoes growing to the size of bats (very rubbery, non-scary bats). Of course they have to suck a lot of blood. Humans have to find a way to fight back. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Earth is the final breeding ground. See more »


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Rated R for some sci-fi violence and gore, a scene of sexuality and some language | See all certifications »

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6 April 1994 (USA)  »

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O Ataque das Moscas  »

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When the mosquito emerges from the egg sac that was retrieved from the mine and shot, the shotgun blast destroys the mosquito but the carpeting underneath it is intact. See more »

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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Unwatchable.
21 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

I wonder how this film lost its rightful place in IMDB's "bottom 100" list. It is unworthy of the term "horror flick"; it's more of a character drama, which perhaps would be fine if the characters were even remotely interesting, but they are not. As for the special effects, when the mosquitos don't seem to be flying around held by invisible strings, they seem to be literally painted onto the film. "Skeeter" runs only 95 minutes, but they feel like four hours. Not recommended, even to my worst enemy. 0 out of 4.


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