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Creature (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller  -  17 May 1998 (USA)
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An amphibious shark-like monster terrorizes an abandoned secret military base and the people who live on the island it is located on. A marine biologist, as well as several other people, ... See full summary »

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Dr. Amanda Mayson
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Adm. Aaron Richland
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Tall Man
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Adam Puckett
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Tauna
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Maxwell Bishop
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Elizabeth
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Rollie Gibson
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Ben Madiera
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Lt. Thomas Peniston / Werewolf
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Dr. Ernest Bishop
James Coleman ...
Bobby Tobin
Gandolph St. Clair ...
Dr. Bastien
Kennedy Samuel ...
Nathan
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An amphibious shark-like monster terrorizes an abandoned secret military base and the people who live on the island it is located on. A marine biologist, as well as several other people, try to stop it before it is too late... Written by Parca Mortem <icy_shadow@rocketmail.com>

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This movie was filmed partly on the island of St. Lucia in the Caribbean. Unfortunately, the directors didn't pay enough attention to some of the local speaking "extras" who, in the scene with the young boy in the town of Soufriere, one of the locals curses a certain part of his mother's reproductive anatomy in the local Creole dialect - Patois. Oops!!! See more »

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After Dr. Chase brings the injured Constable back, he is giving a monologue about black magic to his daughter. The portion where they zoom in on her face, you can see that the Constable's lips are not moving even though the monologue is still going. See more »

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Lt. Thomas Peniston: Have we blown your mind, sir?
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Written by Maribeth Derry, Tom Snow, Robbie Buchanan, Richard Barton Lewis
Performed by Molly Rebekka
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Availability??
18 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Of all the comments I've seen so far, not one person has mentioned the availability of this movie! Has it been released to DVD or is the production company holding it ransom. I'm a big fan of JAWS and thought the design and creation of the "creature" itself was outstanding. Human casts aside, that shark did it's job. Now years later, no one can find it on DVD. IF it is out there, could someone e-mail me (jcdslayer@hotmail.com) and let me know!? I am seriously interested in watching this movie again but have no way of finding it. So, please, if anyone knows anything about it being on DVD, please let me know. Thank you.


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