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Venomous (2001)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Horror | Video 29 November 2001
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Mutant snakes survived a terrorist attack on a government laboratory, and they now threaten the town of Santa Mira Springs, California. Seismic activity has brought snakes to the surface, ... See full summary »

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Dr. David Henning
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Dr. Christine Edmonton Henning
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Dr. Eric Foreman
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Susan Edmonton
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Maj. Gen. Thomas Sparks
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Gen. Arthur Manchek
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Billy Sanderson
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Cindy Sanderson
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Nurse Josie Randall
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Sheriff Jack Crowley
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Edgar Williams
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Katy (as Melissa J. Hayden)
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Dr. Dutton
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Daniel Andrews
Chas. Allan ...
Orderly (as Chas Allan)
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Mutant snakes survived a terrorist attack on a government laboratory, and they now threaten the town of Santa Mira Springs, California. Seismic activity has brought snakes to the surface, where residents are being bitten. Victims can transmit the virus to healthy persons. The military puts the town under quarantine. Local physicians try to control the epidemic, while the military is primarily concerned with keeping the virus a secret. Written by wkmiller704@yahoo.com

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There is no antidote


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Rated PG-13 for violence and brief language | See all certifications »
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29 November 2001 (Germany)  »

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Trivia

Major Manchek in "Venomous" must be related to the general of the same name from "The Andromeda Strain" (1972), another virus thriller. Both movies also refer to "Directive 712", described in "Andromeda Strain" as the use of a nuclear detonation to prevent the spread of a virus. See more »

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The woman who uses pepper spray on the guard goes down the hill in a different car. The headlights give it away. See more »

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General Tony Sparks: Not entirely original, I'm afraid.
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Edited from Species (1995) See more »

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not that bad
27 June 2004 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Cheap made by the book snake flick. Nothing recommendable except it can hold attention for the running time. Please stay awake for the ( not mentioned) explosions ripped out of delta force 2 , the colombian connection ( the helicopter that shoots the lincoln) and Tony denison who played Luca in crime story.

All known actors are just here to collect their months rent and the movie doesnt know if it wants to be a thriller or a horror, the snakes - allthough pictured widely on the box- are just a small part of this film.

But besides all this it is worth a watch, uncle treat is always good even in cheese flicks like this, just be ready for a cheap outbreak clone and not for a snake movie.


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