La lengua asesina (1996)

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This horror story involves a woman hiding out with four pastel colored poodles in a desert gas station with the loot from a heist while her boy friend does prison time. A meteorite crashes ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mapi Galán ...
Mabel Karr ...
Prison Director
Alicia Borrachero ...
Michael Cule ...
David Dale ...
Daniel Edwards ...
Loca (as Danny Edwards)
Terry Forrestal ...
Ricardo Fraguas ...
Cook Nun
John Hampden ...
TV Host
Kimberly ...


This horror story involves a woman hiding out with four pastel colored poodles in a desert gas station with the loot from a heist while her boy friend does prison time. A meteorite crashes near the station transforming the woman into an alien being with a gigantic voracious tongue and her poodles are transformed into four drag queens. The whole thing grows even weirder as her boy friend escapes from prison and also encounters the meteorite, as does a mute Nun who is converted into a sexy drum majorette. Pursued by the prison officials who are after him, the whole group eventually come into conflict. Written by John Sacksteder <>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bizarre sexuality and violence, and for pervasive language | See all certifications »






Release Date:

15 November 1996 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Killer Tongue  »

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Box Office


$4,000,000 (estimated)


ESP 27,066,636 (Spain)

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2.35 : 1
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run of the mill bizarre but yet oddly satisfying
5 October 1999 | by (toronto) – See all my reviews

This movie right off is not one of the most bizarre or even gory films which I have seen. The movie tries too hard to come across as both. I usually disregard plot and characters in these films because it always makes things confusing. The plot in KILLER TONGUE at the begininng is terribly confusing. The film is by no means bad. Actually I enjoyed the movie.

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