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Top of the Food Chain (1999)

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Something is eating the residents of Exceptional Vista!

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Bockstael ...
Jan Bathgate
Lorry Ayers ...
Pat aka Saris
Ron Gabriel ...
Leslie Binkley, General Store
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Mayor Claire, Exceptional Vista
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Deputy Dana
Peter Donaldson ...
Kim Hickey
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Sandy Fawkes, Motel Owner
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Dr. Karel Lamonte, Atomic Scientist
Maggie Butterfield ...
Mrs. Shelley Bathgate
Hardee T. Lineham ...
Officer Gayle
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Guy Fawkes, Sandy's Bro
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Michel O'Shea
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Chris Marlowe
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Abby the Witch
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An isolated Canadian town (populated by the weirdest group of people this side of Saturn) has seen its share of problems. First the nut factory closed, then the CATV antenna stopped broadcasting, and now something is gruesomely devouring the townsfolk! Can visiting atomic scientist (and expert on "cool fusion") Dr. Karel Lamonte solve the mystery before everyone disappears? Written by yortsnave

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Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

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Rated PG-13 for gore and sex-related material | See all certifications »
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The trophy fish Sandy takes off the wall to defend herself is a coelocanth. Coelocanths were thought to be extinct until one was caught in the 1930s. See more »

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Chris Marlowe: I'm a travelling salesperson. I sell banjos.
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A rare combination of hilarity and human entrails
1 June 2000 | by (Vancouver, BC) – See all my reviews

I didn't know exactly what to expect going into this and was slightly wary as spoofs can sometimes be just a one-note joke and after the first few might make you smile or think 'hmmm yes that was clever and amusing. But this was truly hilarious and laugh out loud funny.

I agree much of it was silly fun, but there was some more subtle humour. I don't think it was an accident the aliens at the end looked like they walked out of a Gap ad, which I thought was one of the funniest things in the film.


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