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The Curse of the Komodo (2004)

Genetically-engineered Komodo dragons have become ginormous creatures hunting people on a remote tropical island. A small group of scientists must stop the dragons before they escape the island and destroy the rest of the world.

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Jack
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Tiffany
William Langlois ...
Phipps
Gail Harris ...
Dawn
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Drake
Glori-Anne Gilbert ...
Rebecca
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Hanson
Cam Newlin ...
Reece
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Blake
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Foster (as Jay Richardson)
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Detective
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Jeffries
Daryl Haney ...
Finton
Scott Fresina ...
Hotel Guest
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Cashier (as Buck Flower)
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In the Isla Damas, a group of soldiers lands on the island and are attacked and murdered by a Komodo dragon. Two men, Hanson and Jason, leave a building surrounded by an electric fence to seek out survivors. They run back to the building and a woman, Rebecca "Becky"), who is the daughter of the scientist. Nathan Phipps, deactivates the fence. Phipps and his assistant Dawn Porter contact the Chief of a Naval Base at Hawaii, Foster, to discuss the dragons that are genetically-engineered by them to produce food that have turned into war machines by Foster. Meanwhile, a casino is robbed in Hawaii by the thieves Drake, Tiffany, and Reece that flee to Damas using the pilot of helicopter Jack. Soon they meet Phipps and Dawn shooting at a Komodo dragon and they learn that they need to team-up with the scientists to survive. Further, the contact with a Komodo turns the person onto a zombie. However the fuel of the generator is finishing and Foster does not have the intention of rescuing the ... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for language, violence and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Goofs

The same of spot of ground behind Drake gets blown up twice. See more »

Quotes

Jack: Wow! THAT was a major buzz kill!
[after killing Hanson the zombie]
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Crazy Credits

No mutant komodo dragons were harmed in the making of this film. See more »

Connections

Remade as A.I. Assault (2006) See more »

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Probably one of the worst movies of the kind...
12 May 2005 | by (Portugal) – See all my reviews

The only thing i can say about this film is that it's awful in every aspect. The script is terrible. The story is a poor excuse and the dialogs are very badly written. The actors look like amateurs. Two actresses were selected probably because they have large breasts (and only because of that), since their acting skills are as good as the Komodo's. And even the visual effects are surprisingly bad, since this film is quite recent. There is almost no interaction between the Komodo and the actors. The result is a movie with not a single point of interest to show for.

Even if your are fan of this genre of movie, my advice is look elsewhere.


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