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Larry Blamire (written by)
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Release Date:
2009 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
So Terrifying You'll Wish It Were Only a Movie!
Plot:
Jerranium 90, a "little rock" that made all the papers, is buried deep within the Amazon. And everybody wants it... See more » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
A decent but underdeveloped sequel See more (14 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

H.M. Wynant ... General Scottmanson

Frank Dietz ... Reet Pappin

Christine Romeo ... Sandra Fleming

Brian Howe ... Peter Fleming

Fay Masterson ... Betty Armstrong
Robert Deveau ... Handscomb Draile
Kevin Quinn ... Carl Traeger

Larry Blamire ... Dr. Paul Armstrong

Daniel Roebuck ... Gondreau Slykes

Susan McConnell ... Lattis

Andrew Parks ... Kro-Bar

Dan Conroy ... Jungle Brad
Trish Geiger ... Dr. Ellamy Royne

Jennifer Blaire ... Animala

Alison Martin ... Chinfa - Queen of the Cantaloupe People
John Stuart West ... Bentivegitantus

Frank Ippolito ... The Magraclop / The Gralmanopidon

David J. Schow ... Cantina Bartender

Paul Bunnell ... Cheepta
Phoef Sutton ... Sangrampa
Michael Schlesinger ... Hupto

Directed by
Larry Blamire 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Larry Blamire  written by

Produced by
Michael Schlesinger .... producer
Mark Allen Stuart .... producer
Anthony Tremblay .... co-producer
F. Miguel Valenti .... co-producer
Sara Van der Voort .... producer
 
Original Music by
John W. Morgan 
William T. Stromberg 
 
Cinematography by
Anthony J. Rickert-Epstein 
 
Film Editing by
Bill Bryn Russell 
 
Production Design by
Anthony Tremblay 
 
Art Direction by
Jason Garner 
 
Set Decoration by
Darrin Cummings 
 
Costume Design by
Kristina West 
 
Makeup Department
Diana Hauner .... makeup artist
Frank Ippolito .... makeup department head
Christina Schock .... makeup artist
Stacy A. Smith .... makeup artist
Stephanie Timoteo .... assistant makeup artist
Katie Zamora .... assistant makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Marcelo Chow .... second assistant director
Colleen Cortes .... first assistant director
Isaac Stovall .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Larry Blamire .... storyboard artist
Chris Coats .... construction
Chris Coats .... set dresser
Michelle Floodstrand .... buyer
Sofia Jimenez .... set dresser
Johnny Lawson .... construction coordinator
Ryan Neff .... assistant property master
Dian Agus Pranoto .... construction
Mark Richardson .... property master
Justin Setchell .... set dresser
Jessica Sydow .... set dresser
Leon von Verseveld .... set dresser
Ross Willett .... construction
 
Sound Department
Matt Hovland .... commentary mixer
Brian Linder .... sound mixer
Bob Packo .... boom operator
Tom Reiner .... boom operator
Bill Bryn Russell .... sound designer
Bill Bryn Russell .... sound editor
Bill Bryn Russell .... sound re-recording mixer
Jay Verkamp .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
Ben Bayouth .... monster crew
Charles Chiodo .... monster painter
Tracy Cotta .... monster crew
Bruce Lau .... miniatures
Erin Somerset Sullivan .... monster crew (as Erin Sullivan)
Ezekiel Zabrowski .... creatures (as Zeke Zabrowski)
 
Visual Effects by
Bill Bryn Russell .... animator
Bill Bryn Russell .... visual effects
 
Stunts
Kristen Garcia .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
William Allegar .... grip
Noah Applebaum .... second assistant camera
Luke Barger .... grip
Kirk Bartolata .... gaffer
Lauren Blair .... best boy electric (as Lauren Fitton)
Chris Cotterman .... best boy: electric
Christopher Clark Cowan .... camera operator
Trish Geiger .... behind-the-scenes videographer
Frank Ippolito .... behind-the-scenes videographer
Joe Lara .... best boy grip
Axel Llorens .... key grip
Stephen J. Murray .... first assistant camera (as Stephen Murray)
Nick Sogard .... grip
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jessica Dalager .... assistant costume designer
Jeanne Harriott .... costumer
Anita Rinaldi-Harnden .... seamstress
Liz Wrightson .... seamstress
 
Editorial Department
Bill Bryn Russell .... colorist
Bill Bryn Russell .... on-line editor
 
Music Department
Bill Ferguson .... composer: additional music
John W. Morgan .... orchestrator
William T. Stromberg .... conductor
William T. Stromberg .... orchestrator
 
Transportation Department
Jared Robbins .... transportation captain
 
Other crew
Rory Dauson .... location manager
Brent Felix .... production intern
Noelle Felix .... production intern
Ari Halpern .... script supervisor
Susan Hernandez .... craft service
Tom Price .... production intern
Bill Bryn Russell .... post-producion supervisor
Andrew Steig .... key set production assistant
Michael Watt .... production coordinator
Mike Watt .... production coordinator
 

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Runtime:
92 min
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Trivia:
Of the five characters encoring from the first Lost Skeleton film (The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2001)), all but Dr. Paul Armstrong wear the same costumes they did in the original.See more »
Quotes:
Peter Fleming:Let's rest next to this large plant.See more »
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Soundtrack:
The Cantaloupe DanceSee more »

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11 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
A decent but underdeveloped sequel, 10 November 2008
Author: doughelo from Los Angeles, CA

We saw this at the LA premiere last night, complete with cast and crew (and their families and friends, which made for an enthusiastic and fun audience).

Even with 10X the budget, it still had the no-expense look. All the old characters were back, including the bickering aliens Kro-bar and his wife, dead characters resurrected as their not-so-evil twins, and yes, Animala. Of course the Skeleton is back, although only as a skull (which gives him certain dependency issues). He gets the best lines (while waiting for his minions to carry out some task - "It's the waiting that's difficult").

All the performances were excellent, particularly Larry Blamire as the bitter scientist (another scientist took credit for his rock) and wife Fay Masterston.

The plot, such as it is, involves a race to South America to obtain the valuable Geranium-90, worshiped by the Cantalope people. It's basically 60 minutes of plot stuffed into a 90-minute movie. Although the individual jokes are often very funny, the framework is too bare-bones and linear. Even cheeseball 50s SF movies often had, you know, subplots. There's a lengthy middle section where everyone passes the same banana plant about 10 times (which was probably part of the joke). Failing a bit of a rewrite and reshoot, editing down to 70 or 75 minutes would help.

To his credit, Larry Blamire said he would not do another sequel, as he fears the jokes would start repeating themselves. True enough.

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