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Bats (1999)

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Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff to stop them.

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Bats, the result of a government experiment gone wrong, have suddenly become intelligent, vicious, and omnivorous, and are attacking people near Gallup, Texas. Bat specialist Sheila Casper and her assistant Jimmy are brought in but can they stop the bats before the military comes in and, in their ignorance, makes things worse? Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of bat attacks, and brief language | See all certifications »

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22 October 1999 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,717,902 (USA) (22 October 1999)

Gross:

$10,149,779 (USA) (10 December 1999)
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The stock USAF aircraft footage was taken from the movie Iron Eagle II (1988). See more »

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Dead deputy found in bar can be seen breathing. See more »

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Jimmy Sands: Houston, we've got a problem.
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Features Iron Eagle II (1988) See more »

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User Reviews

 
A lot of guano
28 December 2000 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

"Bats" is a not a movie to be taken lightly. It should be firmly grasped by the throat and throttled. I like horror & SF movies a lot and can usually find something entertaining about them even if it's badly done. Hell, really bad SF & horror movies are very entertaining in spite of themselves! But I found nothing amusing about this dull cliche-ridden film.


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