A space shuttle crashes containing a lethal prototype organism designed to survive in any environment. The only people who can stop the creature are the Secretary of Defense agent and the female scientist who created it.

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Keach
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Steve Elkins
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Crewman Mitchell
Adam Koster ...
C-133 pilot
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A space shuttle crashes containing a lethal prototype organism designed to survive in any environment. The only people who can stop the creature are the Secretary of Defense agent and the female scientist who created it.

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It was created to live on Mars. Now, it is loose on Earth. See more »


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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20 April 2002 (USA)  »

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Science again has created something to fear.
20 April 2002 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

An outspoken security agent(Patrick Muldoon)is forced to team with a sexy NASA scientist(Theresa Russell)to capture a murderous creature on the loose. The snail-like creature was created from a fusion of human DNA and computer chips and seems to have a hunger for human flesh. This sci fi pictures orignal also stars Tim Thomerson, Billy Kean and Curtis Armstrong. I expected stronger and more interesting F/X. Pace of the story line is sustained by suspense. Recommended viewing. Catch it on the Sci-Fi Network.


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