Infestation (2009)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Horror  |  28 November 2009 (Japan)
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A slacker awakes to find himself weak and wrapped in a webbing; after realizing that the world has been taken over by giant alien insects, he wakes a ragtag group of strangers and together they fight for survival.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cooper (as Christopher Marquette)
Kinsey Packard ...
Ismael 'East' Carlo ...
Puerto Rican Man (as Ismael Carlo)
White Trash Girl (as Diane Gaeta)
Atanas Srebrev ...
Vlado Mihailov ...
Mike Straub ...


Our hero, Cooper, awakes to find himself nauseous, weak and covered in webbing, hanging from the ceiling of an office where, just minutes ago, he started his new job. As he struggles out of his slimy prison he comes face to face with his opponent - a grotesque, powerful and very angry bug. All 3 ft of it. And so begins a hideous, nail-biting, comedic, all-action adventure to find a safe haven while constantly outwitting an infestation of monstrous proportions. As Cooper embarks on his journey, he befriends a ragtag group of survivors including Sara, a feisty attractive female. Although the situation is dire, Cooper can't help himself from trying to solve his dating problem while trying to save his life. Will they make it to safety before they are picked off one by one? And what other surprises are in store for our group of unlikely heroes? Written by Icon

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

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28 November 2009 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Big Bugs Panic  »

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In one scene Cooper limps because of a wound, and the next he seems fully recovered. See more »


Albert: How do you know so much about these things?
Leechee: I'm a student...
Leechee: of shiatsu massage.
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References Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985) See more »


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fun movie....i hope there's a sequel
21 September 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

i wasn't to sure whether to watch this movie, the only decent movie like this that springs to mind is starship troopers, and yet i could name a million crap movies like this....but the IMDb rating told me to give it a shot....and im so glad i did!! its got a great storyline that doesn't need too much explanation, giving you the chance to concentrate on the characters! the movie keeps u glued and there's not a dull moment in it! its got a lotta comedy factor to it which is mostly brought to you by the main character! the effects are decent enough to look "realistic" and there's no stupid cgi that looks like a cardboard cutout floating across the scene!! i wont say too much but the ending makes you hope there's gonna be a sequel....i hope there is..and i hope its just as good as this!!!...7 outta 10 from me!!

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