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A man is taken to a small clinic in Guam with mysterious bites on him. This sparks a search for what could have caused such wounds. A group of men and women fly to the island he lived on to... See full summary »

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Valentine
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Mercer
José Sancho ...
Dr. Samuel Leon
Neus Asensi ...
Susana
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Henry Capri
Luis Lorenzo Crespo ...
Reyes (as Luis Lorenzo)
Rocqueford Allen ...
Bear
Jesús Cabrero ...
Lightfoot
Robert Vicencio ...
Toe Boy (as Robert Gabriel Vicencio)
Héctor Chiquín ...
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Conejo Wilson ...
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Fausto Gualsaqui ...
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A man is taken to a small clinic in Guam with mysterious bites on him. This sparks a search for what could have caused such wounds. A group of men and women fly to the island he lived on to investigate the situation. Due to technical problems, their small plane crashes and they are stranded on the island. After some time, they come to find the man's village is empty and that strange new breeds of killer arachnids have appeared all about the forest. Written by Joe Shaffer <liverboyjoe179@cs.com>

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island | guam | monster | pilot | jungle | See All (44) »

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Ha venido de otro mundo... Para quedarse. See more »


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Rated R for creature violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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29 June 2001 (Spain)  »

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$570,000 (estimated)
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When Valentine (Chris Potter) tells Mercer "Just help me get these people out of here and I'll come back with you" around 51 minutes in, Mercer (Alex Reid) opens her mouth to reply but only the voice of the doctor (José Sancho), who had just walked into their perspective, can be heard, making it sound like Mercer is talking with a man's voice as no audio whatsoever is heard coming from her mouth. See more »

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Nothing great here, but I've seen worse
3 April 2002 | by (Fairport Harbor, OH) – See all my reviews

This movie features bad special effects in some areas, and pretty good ones in others. The idea had a lot more potential than the script delivered. Not an edge of your seat movie, and several things did not hold together; don't waste your money. On the other hand, if it comes on the late show or you have a free movie rental coupon, it's worth a look.


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