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Piranha 3D (2010)

 -  Comedy | Horror  -  20 August 2010 (USA)
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After a sudden underwater tremor sets free scores of the prehistoric man-eating fish, an unlikely group of strangers must band together to stop themselves from becoming fish food for the area's new razor-toothed residents.

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Lake Victoria's annual Spring party by 50,000 young revelers is about to turn into a feeding frenzy with prehistoric hunger-pains. With knee-trembler's above the waves and tremors below, released from their dormant sleep, thousands upon thousands of flesh-eating nippers are released into the lake with whetted appetites and razor-sharp teeth. With a motley crew of strangers thrown together to defend these shores, it is now up to them to prevent the largest eat-out in human, and piranha, history. Written by Cinema_Fan

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Rated R for sequences of strong bloody horror violence and gore, graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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$24,000,000 (estimated)

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£1,487,119 (UK) (20 August 2010)

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$25,003,072 (USA) (12 November 2010)
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The spring break massacre set piece took nine days altogether to film. See more »

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One of the dive team refers to his dive fins as flippers, something an experienced diver would never do. See more »

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[first lines]
Matt Boyd: Oh boy, that's a fast fish.
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The Dimension Films logo is shown to be just below the surface of water See more »


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Come And Get It
Written by Eli Samuel Husock, Ryan Spraker, and Michael Montgomery
Performed by Eli "Paperboy" Reed
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Lacks of originality and too predictable
12 November 2010 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

(Sorry my bad English, I will make my best effort) First I am not a fan of gore, even I had not seen even a trailer of this movie. I just watched this movie, my review is short: teenagers having fun, some erotic scenes and then a blood bath. In my opinion the scenes were too predictable: get anxious in a scene, first reaction was a mistake, then immediately comes the scare followed by a strong sound.

Merely, without the gore scenes, I think I was watching "Naked Wild On", except for the piranhas.

Some parts of the movie were just awful, I do not want waste time reviewing them.

A few years ago I watched "Elfen Lied", a Japanese anime, my first impression was just a nonsense blood bath, however, after viewing the next chapters, the plot was very interesting, nothing like this movie.

So, if you are not a fan of gore, or at least want a good plot in this type of movies, do not watch this movie.


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