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Komodo (1999)

PG-13  |   |  Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  4 May 2000 (Malaysia)
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Science-fiction story in which a modern-day young boy comes face to face with Komodo dragons while suffering the loss of both his parents.

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Victoria
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Patrick Connally
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Denby
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Annie
Michael Edward-Stevens ...
Martin Gris
Simon Westaway ...
Bracken
Bruce Hughes ...
Mr. Connally
Jane Conroy ...
Mrs. Connally
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Patrick's Grandmother
Brian McDermott ...
Sheriff Gordon
Nique Needles ...
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During the 70's, some Komodo Dragon eggs were dumped on the beach of a North Carolina island. Somehow, the baby Komodos survived, and twenty years later they have grown up and taken over the island for themselves. Young Patrick has lost his parents and his dog to the lizards, but didn't see them himself, which has left him traumatized. Now, with his therapist Victoria, who doesn't believe the Dragons are real, he is returning to the island to confront his fears. Soon people are being chomped, and Patrick and Victoria must fight for their lives if they ever hope to make it back home. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated PG-13 for monster violence and language | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

Az óriásgyíkok támadása  »

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AUD 15,000,000 (estimated)
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Patrick chats to Martin on the ferry as it crosses to the island. Behind them, the clouds remain in exactly the same position. They should appear to move as the boat moves. See more »

Quotes

Victoria: Is there anything these things won't eat?
Denby: Yea, anything faster than they are, I guess. And raisins. They don't eat raisins.
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SLICK KILLER Komodo FILM WILL SCARE !!!!
4 November 1999 | by (Tatooine) – See all my reviews

This intelligent CREATURE film has plenty of thrills, chills and scares to please. The only thing that's missing is a runaway budget with nothing to show.. Scenes leading up to the killer Komodo attacks are paced in such a way that the viewer can't help but think that Komodos are around every corner. For all of you out there that want to get your Creature kicks, see this flick as soon as it hits you theater. Kudos to all the filmmakers. Great first time direction by Lantieri. Can't wait to see what he's doing next ! Great sets, cinematography, music and editing ! All around SOLID ! CAN'T WAIT TO SEE IT AGAIN !


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