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Gargantua (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Sci-Fi | Action  -  19 May 1998 (USA)
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Marine biologist Jack Ellway and his son Brandon are drawn to the Polynesian island of Malau to study the effects of recent seismic activity on the area's marine life. Along with the local ... See full summary »

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Jack Ellway
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Dr. Alyson Hart
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Brandon Ellway
Bobby Hosea ...
Colonel Wayne
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Paul Bateman
Peter Adams ...
Dr. Ralph Hale
Alexander Petersons ...
Derek Lawson
Monroe Reimers ...
President Manny Moki
Darren Selby ...
Kikko
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Police Chief
Puven Pather ...
Naru
Mae Montero ...
Tari
Fiona Edwards ...
Girl #1
Aislinn Crowe ...
Girl #2
Don Battee ...
T.J. (as Donald Battee)
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Marine biologist Jack Ellway and his son Brandon are drawn to the Polynesian island of Malau to study the effects of recent seismic activity on the area's marine life. Along with the local doctor Alyson Hart, they soon become caught up in the investigation of a series of recent drownings with unexpected results. As Jack explores the surrounding ocean for a mysterious marine creature, Brandon discovers and befriends a three-foot-long baby creature that is able to leave the ocean and walk on land. As more dangerous and giant creatures come onto the island, and the military begins to take offensive action, Jack must risk everything to save the creatures, the island and his son. Written by ADAM G. THOMAS <agthomas@cyberspace.org>

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Gargantua - Das Monster aus der Tiefe  »

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This film made its television premiere on the same night that rival project Godzilla (1998) held its advance screenings. See more »

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True Blue!
11 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

Yup this was a special kind of movie.

It was like Tvs Sinbad the pirate! They have lizards for monsters, but make them look bigger. That's just stupid.

But hey, the movie gave me a good laugh;o)


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