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Species: The Awakening (2007)

Video  -  Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller  -  2 October 2007 (USA)
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Dr. Hollander, a scientist, takes his niece Miranda to Mexico in an attempt to reverse the effects of the alien DNA he used to create her. However the treatment goes horribly wrong, and it ... See full summary »

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Tom
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Leland
Montserrat de León ...
Dancing Girl (as Monserrat de León)
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Azura
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Celeste
Kristyan Ferrer ...
Mexican Boy #1 (as Kristian Ferrer)
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Collette
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Trauma Nurse
Alizair Gomez ...
Mexican Boy #2 (as Alizair Gómez)
Eleazar Gómez ...
Student #3
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Student #1
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Dr. Hollander, a scientist, takes his niece Miranda to Mexico in an attempt to reverse the effects of the alien DNA he used to create her. However the treatment goes horribly wrong, and it sets Miranda on a killing spree as she sets out to find a mate. Written by Anonymous

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Irresistable beauty. Unstoppable instincts.


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It is the first film of the Species franchise that does not feature Natasha Henstridge, who played Sil in the first film as well as Eve in the two previous movies (Even though her role in Species III was a small cameo). See more »

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When Azura is lying dead at the bottom of the pit and Tom looks at her, you can clearly see she is wearing body-suits from the waist downwards. See more »

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Miranda Hollander: For their punishment Zeus gave them women.
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1, 2 and 3 made sense but 4... no no NO!
26 December 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Being a fan of the "Species" films, especially loving Species II, I watched this with open arms. I did not think it worked. Partly because the storyline seemed so short-lived. The trailer did look a tad on the positive side though but that, is how trailers are designed. But this is nothing at all like the previous ones, except for the Alien DNA etc etc.

This has awful acting, one hell of a bad bad accent and an OK blond playing the Alien femme fatal, but not worth the 90 or so minutes that it ended up as. If the species films are ever going to work and be believable they need to be serious, with serious (good, well-known) actors. That alone would help the publicity! But no, they go for the opposite.

I even wished afterwards that I had been a director doing this film. Oh my god would I have made some CHANGES! Should have mixed the DNA with sense instead of aliens LOL

big no no no no no, cannot emphasize that enough.


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