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Mansquito (2005)

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A scientist and her subject turn into mutant insects.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Lt. Thomas Randall
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Dr. Jennifer Allen
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Mansquito (as Matthew Jordan)
Patrick Dreikauss ...
Detective Charlie Morrison
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Dr. Aaron Michaels
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Liz
Ivo Tonchev ...
Arrogant Swat Member
Vladimir Nikolov ...
Barry
Dimiter Spasov ...
Bellion Security Guard #1
Ivan Urukov ...
Bellion Security Guard #2
Cara McDermott ...
Gaffney
Peter Mechkoff ...
Cop #1
Jonas Talkington ...
SWAT Leader
Gvenga Akunkova ...
Uniform Cop #1
Marianne Stanicheva ...
Uniform Cop #2
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Storyline

Police lieutenant detective Thomas 'Thom' Randall's steady girl-friend, Dr. Jennifer 'Jen' Allen, is Dr. Aaron Michaels's main assistant on his pharmaceutical firm Bellion's research program to cure the highly contagious, fatal infection Guinin. A convicted murderer, whom Thom arrested, is one of their special drug test subjects, but escapes. The convict and Jen are affected by radioactively altered DNA from an experimental reactor used on mosquitoes which transfer quinine. The convict soon mutates into a mosquito-like monster, which sucks its victims dry. By the time Thom and his junior murder brigade partner Charlie Morrison figure out what happens, Jen starts mutating herself. Written by KGF Vissers

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dna | mutant | scientist | police | monster | See All (53) »

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Sci-Fi | Horror

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Rated R for horror violence/gore | See all certifications »

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5 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mosquito Man  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

When Tom is fighting with Eric he cuts one of his wings in half but in the next scene it's completely intact. See more »

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Police Lt. Tom Randall: Hey, Mansquito!
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The plot does not thicken so much as it just congeals.
12 March 2005 | by (Birmingham, Alabama) – See all my reviews

Great Scott! But it's starting to seem that the Sci-Fi Channel produces these things like link sausage, one after after another after another and all pretty much the same.

Take a cliché hero from column A, a heroine from column B, inject giant mutant X (insect, spider, snake etc), mix will with lots of faceless police/soldiers/general public with a collective I.Q. five points under room temperature as monster fodder and boil in pot until rank.

The only thing they left out of this one (other than an interesting story) was the evil rich guy who wants to exploit the monster of the week.

Oh... and by the way, male mosquitoes don't drink blood, only female mosquitoes do.


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