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Legion of Fire: Killer Ants! (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror  -  24 June 1998 (USA)
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Killer ants from South America that eat the flesh of people attack a small town.

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Laura Sills
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A hive of South American, killer ants has been lying dormant in Alaska for ten years until seismic activity causes subterranean warming, awakening the ants. While many residents of Burley Pines, Alaska are being eaten alive, a small group races to survive and to find a way to stop the ruthless ants. Written by Greg W. Anderson

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When the kids bike up to the abandoned motorcycle, Chad picks up and then puts down the helmet, which then falls off the motorcycle. Later, when they come back, the helmet is back on the motorcycle. See more »

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Police Chief Jeff Croy: Come on you bitch!
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Breathtaking!
20 January 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you've got a weak heart, then beware; "Legion of Fire: Killer Ants!" Is not for you! The edge-of-your-seat action combined with the suspense and constant threats our hero's face is enough to keep the adrenaline flowing in this action packed film starring Eric Lutes As Dr. Jim Conrad, an Entemologist with a whimsical but determined attitude to stop a legion of killer fire ants from taking over a peaceful small Alaskan town in New Mexico, and the beautiful Julia Campbell, who looks kind of like that lady from Seinfeld which is probably why no picture of her was available.

Directed by Jim Charleston; perhaps best known for his Oscar worthy direction in the hit series "V.I.P." This movie continues his legacy of intellectual yet thrilling plot twists at a level previously unreached by any man before him.

So what are you waiting for? This movie, while catering itself as entertainment, bases itself on fact - and reminds us with a sombering opening;"It could happen. . .tomorrow!" which is why you need to see this movie today!


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