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Legion of Fire: Killer Ants! (1998)

Killer ants from South America that eat the flesh of people attack a small town.

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Dr. Jim Conrad
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Laura Sills
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Police Chief Jeff Croy
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Chad Croy
Bill Osborn ...
Officer Dave Blount
Dallen Gettling ...
Bob Hazzard
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Scott Blount
H.E.D. Redford ...
Maynerd Perth
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Hunter #2
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Sarah
Rick Lichtenhan ...
Resident at Pass
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Margie
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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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24 June 1998 (USA)  »

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In the first shot where they find the moose, there is no arrow in its ribs, but it's very obviously present in the next shots. See more »

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Police Chief Jeff Croy: Come on you bitch!
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Ripe for MST3k
17 May 2002 | by (Evansville, IN) – See all my reviews

If you read or have read many of my other reviews you will find I love bad films. A few days ago I was looking for a tape to record on. I pop a tape in and what do I find? A tape of Legion of Fire: Killer Ants! A lucky(?) find!

I just finished watching it. Man is it bad. The entomologist is an idiot. Anyone who knows insects should know that ants cannot swim. They need a twig/log/ground or some sort of bridge to cross a body of water. Our "hero" seems to forget this when they are on the bank of a river being attacked by ants. Hello? I'm overweight and even I could outrun these poor CGI ants.

Another problem I found was with the kid. Not him personally. Poor "Chad" has his name screwed up several times. He is called Scott, Jake, and maybe one or two other names in this film in addition to Chad. I found myself laughing my butt of at each of these goofs. Once it happens twice in one scene each time was a different name.

You do not want to see this. The acting is bad all around. The effects are incredibly bad.

0/10!!


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