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How to Make a Monster (2001)

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An evil video game comes to life and hunts the group of developers.

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Drummond
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Laura (as Clea Duvall)
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Hardcore
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Bug
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Sol
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Julie
James Sullivan ...
Monster
Te'ron A. O'Neal ...
Kid #1
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Brittney Lee Harvey ...
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Eric Michael Zee ...
Programmer #1 (as Eric Zee)
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Shane Mahan ...
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The CEO of Clayton Software, Faye Clayton, lays off her development team after their latest game project, called "Evilution", receives numerous disastrous test previews, and begins her search for a new team. During this search, she selected a team of renowned game designers, Bug, Hardcore, Sol, led by Peter Drummond as replacements. At the same time, they are informed that a bonus of a million dollars would be awarded to those who make the game the most scariest, through innovation means. Desipte their rivalry among them, they work together to make the game scary enough to scare the kids in four weeks. Just as Sol adds his powerful AI chip into the hard drive, the lightning strike causes a power surge which brings "Evilution" to life. The programmers are soon confined in the building, becoming targets of their killer game they've created and the virtual nightmare begins... Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence/gore, language and nudity | See all certifications »
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14 October 2001 (USA)  »

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A Criação de um Monstro  »

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In the film, there's a poster of the video game _Evil Dead: Hail to the King (VG)_, and a pinball machine of Tales from the Crypt. See more »

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Bug: I'm tired of being a 'maybe'. I want to be a 'yes!'
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References Evil Dead: Hail to the King (2000) See more »

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Another enjoyable offering from Creature Features.
12 October 2001 | by (Boston,Mass.) – See all my reviews

I was thrilled to see that the second film in the CREATURE FEATURE line up HOW TO MAKE A MONSTER,delivered the goods. It is very different from SHE CREATURE. For one it is set in a modern,current time.I love good horror shows ,and was a fan of TALES FROM THE CRYPT. I missed not having something on T.V.that fit that bill besides reruns.But I must say that TALES always sort of seamed like the same show,these CREATURE FEATURES, so far, have put together two films that look nothing like each other. The direction is solid and it has a fun camp begining that turns into some pretty gruesome horror. What can I say ..I liked it a lot...


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