MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 25,203 this week

If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator' (2001)

Video  -  Documentary | Short
6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 203 users  
Reviews: 3 user

A behind-the-scenes look at the 1987 sci-fi/action film that has since become one of the modern classics, about a team of special forces soldiers who find themselves being stalked and ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1525 titles
created 26 Feb 2011
 
a list of 301 titles
created 30 Dec 2012
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator' (Video 2001)

If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator' (Video 2001) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator'.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Nomads (1986)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A French anthropologist moves to Los Angeles and is followed by the evil spirits of an extinct tribe he once uncovered.

Director: John McTiernan
Stars: Lesley-Anne Down, Pierce Brosnan, Anna Maria Monticelli
Predator 2 (1990)
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Amidst a territorial gang war, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan.

Director: Stephen Hopkins
Stars: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Kevin Peter Hall
Rollerball (2002)
Action | Sci-Fi | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

The big thing in 2005 is a violent sport which can have some pretty serious consequences... like dying.

Director: John McTiernan
Stars: Chris Klein, Jean Reno, LL Cool J
Action | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Warring alien and predator races descend on a small town, where unsuspecting residents must band together for any chance of survival.

Directors: Colin Strause, Greg Strause
Stars: Reiko Aylesworth, Steven Pasquale, John Ortiz
Predators (2010)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A group of elite warriors are hunted by members of a merciless alien race known as Predators.

Director: Nimród Antal
Stars: Adrien Brody, Laurence Fishburne, Topher Grace
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

John McClane and a Harlem store owner are targeted by German terrorist Simon Gruber in New York City, where he plans to rob the Federal Reserve Building.

Director: John McTiernan
Stars: Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons, Samuel L. Jackson
Basic (2003)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A DEA agent investigates the disappearance of a legendary Army ranger drill sergeant and several of his cadets during a training exercise gone severely awry.

Director: John McTiernan
Stars: John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Connie Nielsen
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

During an archaeological expedition on Bouvetøya Island in Antarctica, a team of archaeologists and other scientists find themselves caught up in a battle between the two legends. Soon, the team realize that only one species can win.

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Stars: Sanaa Lathan, Lance Henriksen, Raoul Bova
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In 1984, the USSR's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect, or to start a war?

Director: John McTiernan
Stars: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Stars: John Davis, Bill Duke, Kevin Peter Hall
Red Squad (2015)
Action

The DEA dispatches a team of mercenaries to take out a Mexican drug cartel.

Director: John McTiernan
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi

A sequel to the 1987 sci-fi film, "Predator."

Director: Shane Black
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself
John Davis ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
Beau Marks ...
Himself
Donald McAlpine ...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
Jim Thomas ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

A behind-the-scenes look at the 1987 sci-fi/action film that has since become one of the modern classics, about a team of special forces soldiers who find themselves being stalked and killed by a hunter from another world. Includes interviews with the cast and crew, who relate their experiences in bringing this film to life. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

If It Bleeds We Can Kill It  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Two filmmakers claim that Predator (1987) was a box-office failure, but in actuality it made a profit of three times its original cost. See more »

Connections

References The Magnificent Seven (1960) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator'" is a very interesting documentary.
1 March 2003 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

"If It Bleeds We Can Kill It: The Making of 'Predator'" is a very interesting documentary.

I saw it on AMC a while back (I hope I'm commenting on the right thing, at least!), and it was very informative and engaging.

The short documentary interviews actors from the film such as Jesse Ventura and Bill Duke, as well as director John McTiernan.

It tells us of what the cast had to endure to bring us such a great film; and let me tell you, they had to endure a lot.

I definitely recommend this little short "making-of" to you. It's very good; one of the best behind-the-scenes I've ever...well...seen :).

4.5/5 stars -

John Ulmer


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page