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It's Alive (2008)

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A baby born to a human couple turns out to be a mutant monster with an appetite to kill when scared.

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Oliver Coopersmith ...
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Marianne Stanicheva ...
Nurse #1 (as Mariana Stanisheva)
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Wrinkled Nurse
Gergana Bouzukova ...
Thin Nurse (as Gergana Bozukova)
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Storyline

Pregnant college student Lenore Harker leaves college before the end of the semester to move to an isolated house with her boyfriend Frank. When Lenore is ready to deliver the baby, they drive to the hospital. In the surgery room, the two doctors and the two nurses are found slaughtered and Lenore and the baby are found covered of blood. When Lenore is released, the family returns to Frank's house. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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baby | nurse | mutant | monster | pregnancy | See more »

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A baby's thoughts aren't always innocent. See more »

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Rated R for some violence including bloody images, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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2 April 2009 (United Arab Emirates)  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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When in the operating room, the vital signs monitor displays "DEMO". See more »

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References Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993) See more »

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Lullaby Music Box
Written by Barbie McDonald
Published by Engine Co 30(BMI)
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music
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Ten Lines? Really?
24 January 2010 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

I understand IMDb's ten line minimum for posted reviews, but there are times when ten lines are hard to fill. There are even those times when ten words are pretty tough. This terrible remake of Larry Cohen's minor-classic of 1974 is one such occasion. It is pure tripe and little more really needs to be said beyond a sincere admonition to avoid at all costs. But in the service of a minimum line count, I will add that it is typical Millennium fare - shot in Bulgaria with a multinational hodgepodge of cast and crew, working from an amateurish script for a director with no discernible talent. It never ceases to amaze me how so many people can have so little pride in what they do.


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It exceeded my expectations. LinkGoku
Where can I see pictures of the baby? zbeforefly
Bad @$$ movie!!! evagibbs
Can't wait to see this! kjmdb
Bad...real bad. Would seeing the baby at all made it better? bahamadya
This movie should be rated G panthera450
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