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Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus (2009)

R | | Horror, Sci-Fi | Video 26 May 2009
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The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.

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Allan Baxter
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Seiji Shimada
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Vince
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Dick Ritchie
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Takeo (as Michael The)
Chris Haley ...
Kenji
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Lamar Sanders
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Dean Kreyling ...
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U.S. Sub Sonar Chief
Dana DiMatteo ...
Marine Biologist (as Dana Dimatteo)
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Naval Officer
John Bolen ...
Weapons Officer
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The California coast is terrorized by two enormous prehistoric sea creatures as they battle each other for supremacy of the sea.

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Winner... Eats... All!

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Horror | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for some language | See all certifications »

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The first Asylum production to have a theatrical release. See more »

Goofs

Lamar's Irish accent comes and goes throughout the movie. See more »

Quotes

Lamar Sanders: Those guys have been frozen in ice for millions of years. Wouldn't you be a little horny?
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Special Thanks: BETSY AND BENJI See more »

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Referenced in Bad Movie Beatdown: Mega Piranha (2010) See more »

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Prelude, Fugue and Allegro, BWV 998
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performed by Christopher Ladd
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Grade B Sci-Fi still lives and proliferates
29 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A few of us like a good sci-fi laugh and this one has me laughing hard. This genre was meant to amuse not be taken seriously as possible but to be laughed at and entertained by it. This movie ranks high compared to the grade B that some of us grew up with that was all Black and White. It was not ever meant to be taken seriously. The one real part is how the shark attacks the plane though the height in air was a bit unreal in extreme. The bigger sharks do attack from below and emerge from water. If a viewer wants serious then there are other movies out for that. Most viewers are looking for entertainment and escape. The place that this movie lacks most is balance between the shark and octopus though Geographic showed us that Octpus can kill sharks near same size. if the shark cant move it will die. Viewers that want a good laugh will get a few from viewing this.


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