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Anaconda: The Offspring (2008)

Anaconda: Offspring (original title)
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A mercenary-for-hire accepts a mission from a billionaire to capture a dangerous snake that could possibly help cure a terminal illness.

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Ryan McCluskey ...
Pinkus
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Nick
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Andrei (as Alin Olteanu)
Toma Danila ...
Victor
Bogdan Uritescu ...
Dragosh
Mihaela Elena Oros ...
Sofia (as Mihaela 'Sasha' Oros)
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Professor Kane
Zoltan Butuc ...
Peter
Alin Constantinescu ...
Darryl
Banica Gheorghe ...
Farmer (as Gheorghe Banica)
Gabi Burlacu ...
Little Thug
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Cancer-terminal tycoon Peter Murdoch's secret Wexel Hall Pharmaceuticals lab has developed a blood orchid extract cure. To examine why it works optimally in snakes, they also bread a super-anaconda strain. But the original pair escapes, leaving a bloody trail of corpses. Murdoch runs, instructing his staff to clean up. They keep failing and being eaten like unsuspecting locals, some alive, even after enlisting ruthless big game hunter Hammett. The fast-growing pregnant monster sheds its skin, thus disabling the only tracking device. Written by KGF Vissers

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Rated R for bloody violence | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Shot Back-to-Back with 'Anacondas: Trail of Blood'. See more »

Goofs

When one of the 2 jeeps explodes, the front side of the jeep is on fire. When they hunt for the snake and Pinkus stays behind them, only the rear side of the jeep is on fire - the front side is shiny white and clean again. See more »

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Hammett: Where there's blood, there's more blood.
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Crazy Credits

'Stage 6 Productions', the production company credited for the film, is an in-joke regarding the local Romanian service provider, 'Castel Films Romania' which has 10 sound stages on their lot, but no stage 6. See more »

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Follows Anaconda (1997) See more »

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Concerto 1052 for Harpsichord
Written by Johann Sebastian Bach (as Bach)
Performed by Garry Johnston
Courtesy of Noma Music
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Fun, silly B-movie, nothing more
24 September 2013 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Forget the horrible second film in the series (ANACONDA 2: HUNT FOR THE BLOOD ORCHID) as ANACONDA III is a much better production and in much the same spirit as the ultra-cheesy original. Yes, this is a cheapo B-movie TV production, filled to the brim with cheesy CGI, bad acting and a script that goes around in circles for ages. But it's also a whole lot of fun.

B-movie fans will be in their element with this action-packed storyline, which sees a pair of gigantic killer snakes on the loose, pursued by a pack of bounty hunters with material reward in mind. Half the film consists of David Hasslehoff and John Rhys-Davies trying to outdo each other in terms of scenery-chewing, and the rest consists of the fake-looking snakes ripping up the human cast members in increasingly gory ways.

Yes, this is a film all about the kills, and they're satisfyingly bloody by genre standards, about the same as in my other cult favourite, AZTEC REX. Watching a series of poor actors getting munched on is an often hilarious experience, and it helps the film run along smoothly. ANACONDA III: OFFSPRING is certainly no classic, but I enjoyed the heck out of it.


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