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Screamers: The Hunting -- In this sequel to the cult classic SCREAMERS, a rescue team is lured by a distress signal to a long abandoned planet where they encounter an army of robotic killing machines whose sole objective is to escape to Earth and destroy the human race.
Screamers: The Hunting -- It's been thirteen years since the Screamers destroyed the human population of Sirius 6B. But now a distress signal brings a team of rescuers to the supposedly abandoned planet. Can it be a long lost colony of human survivors?


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Philip K. Dick (inspired by the short story "Second Variety" by)
Tom Berry (story)
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Release Date:
17 February 2009 (USA) See more »
The Perfect Weapon Is Now The Ultimate Killing Machine
A group of humans arrive on Sirius 6-B to investigate an SOS signal sent out from the planet, which... See more » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Gina Holden ... Lt. Victoria Bronte

Jana Pallaske ... Schwartz

Lance Henriksen ... Orsow

Greg Bryk ... Cmdr. Andy Sexton

Christopher Redman ... Rafe Danielli

Tim Rozon ... Madden
Dave Lapommeray ... Sgt. Romulo (as Dave La Pommeray)
Jody Richardson ... Soderquist

Stephen Amell ... Guy
Holly O'Brien ... Hannah
Darryl Hopkins ... Dwight
Steve Lush ... Bryce

Stephen Dunn ... Teenage Screamer Boy 1
Justin Madol ... Teenage Screamer Boy 2
Sarah Small ... Teenage Screamer Girl
Lynley Hall ... Jessie

Shaun Johnston ... Haggard Man
Ruth Lawrence ... Cave Woman
Edward Quinlan ... Short Man

Directed by
Sheldon Wilson 
Writing credits
Philip K. Dick (inspired by the short story "Second Variety" by)

Tom Berry (story)

Miguel Tejada-Flores (screenplay)

Miguel Tejada-Flores  story

Produced by
Josée Bernard .... co-executive producer
Tom Berry .... executive producer
Charles W. Fries .... executive producer (as Chuck Fries)
Antony I. Ginnane .... executive producer
Paul Pope .... producer
Stefan Wodoslawsky .... producer
Gordon Yang .... supervising producer
Original Music by
Benoit Grey 
Cinematography by
John P. Tarver  (as John Tarver)
Film Editing by
Isabelle Levesque 
Casting by
Fern Champion 
Baptiste Neis 
Lisa Parasyn 
Production Design by
James McAteer 
Art Direction by
Shelley Cornick 
Makeup Department
Kathy Tse .... prosthetics coordinator
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Forsyth .... second assistant director
Craig Wallace .... first assistant director
Gordon Yang .... second unit director
Art Department
Lori Ann Benson .... set buyer
Jason Clarke .... assistant art director
Mark Dubeau .... creature designer
Gord Hammond .... head painter
Jose Holder .... storyboard artist
Derek Holmes .... key scenic
Murray Keith .... construction coordinator
Sam Paterson .... carpenter
Paul Wade .... head scenic carpenter
Sound Department
Jo Caron .... adr and foley recordist (as Jocelyn Caron)
Valéry Dufort-Boucher .... dialogue editor
Denys Dufresne .... additional sound effects editor
Dave Fritz .... adr mixer
David Ho .... adr mixer
Larry Hopkins .... layback sound mixer
Benoit Leduc .... adr and foley recordist
Mark Neary .... boom operator
Jacques Plante .... adr editor
Christian Rivest .... sound designer
Christian Rivest .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Mike Friesen .... special effects assistant
Lisa Godwin .... special effects assistant
Wade Maurer .... special effects coordinator
Collin Oglestone .... special effects assistant
Leo Wieser .... special effects supervisor
Visual Effects by
Marcus Alqueres .... animation supervisor
Nestor Benito .... compositor: Modus Fx
Patrick Bissonnette .... visual effects financial controller: Modus Fx
Pierre Bonnette .... visual effects artist
Marc Bourbonnais .... visual effects producer: Modus FX
Marc Bourbonnais .... visual effects supervisor: on-set
Eloi Brunelle .... digital compositor
Eric Clement .... lead visual effects: Modus Fx
Jacynthe Côté .... visual effects coordinator
Andreane Dodier-Villeneuve .... visual effects assistant: Modus Fx
Nicolas Fillion .... texture and lighting: Modus Fx
George Fronimadis .... animator: Modus Fx
Charles Gauvreau .... animator: Modus Fx
Andrei Gheorghiu .... digital compositor
Marie Lou Gingras .... visual effects coordinator
Gael Hollard .... digital compositor
Luc Julien .... digital compositor
Pascal Laflamme .... motion tracker
Jeremy Lambolez .... animator
Simon Lehembre .... digital compositor: Modus Fx
Jacques Levesque .... digital compositor: Modus Fx
Sylvain Lorgeou .... concept artist: Modus Fx
Philip Melancon .... animator: Modus Fx
Alexandre Paillon .... digital artist
Martin Pelletier .... lead texture & lighting: Modus FX
Mathieu Phaneuf .... lead modeler: Modus Fx
Daniel Rhein .... texture and lighting: Modus FX
Stéphane Rioux .... digital compositor: Modus Fx
Vincent Toussaint .... technical support lead: Modus Fx
Yanick Wilisky .... visual effects producer: Modus Fx
Yanick Wilisky .... visual effects supervisor: Modus Fx
Mike Chute .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
Jason Andrews .... grip
Andrew Best .... grip
David Cox .... digital media technician
Chris Large .... still photographer
Tim Milligan .... dolly grip
Tim Murphy .... genny op
Mark O'Neill .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Robert J. Petrie .... gaffer
Flora Planchat .... best boy lighting
John Roche .... grip
Karl Simmons .... key grip
Casting Department
Brent Waffle .... casting assistant
Editorial Department
Mark Arcieri .... post-production consultant
Marie Lou Gingras .... assistant editor
Marie Lou Gingras .... on-line editor
Michel Leroux .... hd colorist
Music Department
Derek Poulsen .... assistant to composer
Other crew
Salma Ayache .... dialogue transcription
Gary Allen Ferguson .... gun wrangler
Erin French .... production coordinator
Marianne Girard .... script supervisor
Ian Melvin Kam .... set paramedic
Serge Lavigueur .... sculptor
Joe Sisto .... legal services
Kim Yu .... unit publicist

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Rated R for sci-fi creature violence and gore
95 min
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The backpacks they wear are covers of vacuum cleaner parts.See more »
Revealing mistakes: The inside of the space ship has a stairwell with an exit sign and a hand railing.See more »
Orsow:That's a hell of a lot of toasters.See more »
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weak B-movie, 6 October 2013
Author: SnoopyStyle

Screamers was a compelling sci-fi B-movie. This time around they are milking all the goodwill from the original for all it's worth. What you end up with is a rambling piece of sci-fi without much originality of its own.

Screamers are killing machines created by scientists to do battle on a mining planet that is now abandoned. A rescue mission is sent to the planet to investigate a distress signal. The team's ship is sabotaged, and they must team up with local inhabitants to find fuel cells to power their ship. Only the screamers seem to have the latest adaptation of using human bodies to create hybrids.

Lance Henriksen does make a cameo in a minor role, but mostly there is nothing interesting to see here. None of the other actors stand out. The screamers are no longer original, and the CG is pathetic. The action lacks any of the tension from before. It's all very played out.

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