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The Strangeness (1985)

A group of explorers surveying an abandoned goldmine are trapped in a cave in, and find themselves at the mercy of a slimy, mysterious creature.

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Dan Lunham ...
Geoff Calvert
Terri Berland ...
Cindy Flanders
Rolf Theison ...
Myron Hemmings
Keith Hurt ...
Morgan
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Dan Flanders
Chris Huntley ...
Tony Ruggles
Diane Borcyckowski ...
Angela Platt
Robin Sortman ...
Brian
Arlene Buchmann ...
Amy
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A group of explorers surveying an abandoned goldmine are trapped in a cave in, and find themselves at the mercy of a slimy, mysterious creature.

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Where Most Nightmares End The Strangeness Begins See more »

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Chris Huntley, who designed and built the models used for the creature the crew would affectionately come to refer to as "Binky", swears its obvious resemblance to a vagina was completely unintentional. See more »

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Referenced in This Changed Earth (2011) See more »

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I saw this movie a few years ago...
2 May 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My boss at the time and showed it to us at a Halloween party at our office. He is the Chris Huntley that co-wrote and acted in it. He knows it's bad, we know it's bad and we all agree that the monster looks WAY too much like a vagina to be coincidence. Maybe it was from a gynocological experiment gone wrong.

It was a VERY low budget and the actors were all friends so what you have here is a case of "hey gang, lets' put on a show".

Nobody got hurt and it was a first attempt. Nothing wrong with that. It gave us all a good laugh and it's a great film to watch with friends and make fun of. :-)


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