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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

The deadly snake-transmitted virus created by the military in this movie is later revealed to be "The Satan Bug", which is also the name of a 1965 germ warfare movie starring Richard Basehart. See more »

Goofs

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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References The Satan Bug (1965) See more »

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Really bad
11 February 2006 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

I love Treat Williams, but I think even he knew that this one the snakes couldn't even digest. Can we say 'ripoff'? Almost right out of "Outbreak", except the only good thing about it was that Treat was in it. I wasted $2.00 buying the VHS. I'm so happy it wasn't more. Overly cheesy, very predictable, badly directed, terrible continuity (really didn't have any), and worse with the script. Arrgh.

I feel pain every time I see one of these movies and wonder who I can hit up for a budget. I'm sure I can do much better. Much. Somebody give me 1M and I'll give you a wonderful movie or two.

Oops, IMDb wants ten lines of text for the comments, so I have to fill this in a bit.

Don't watch it, don't buy it, don't rent it...run, as fast as you can from this movie. It might cause vomiting, gagging, laughter, or anger.


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