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The Dark Lurking (2009)

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The eight remaining survivors of a secret research facility barricade themselves away from a horde of ancient and deadly creatures.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tonia Renee ...
Lena
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Michaels
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Kirkland
Roslyn van Doorn ...
Yutani
Dirk Foulger ...
Konieg
Anthony Edwards ...
Dare
Davyd Williams ...
Canning
Cassia Rosenstraus ...
Jen
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Communications commander
Christian Newling ...
Communications officer
Kit Sivyer ...
Communications tech
Gregory Connors ...
Rico (as Greg Connors)
India Gaythwaite ...
Female scientist
Ulrik Strodl ...
Rabid
Steve Daddow ...
Rabid (as Stephen Daddow)
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Something has gone terribly wrong at research station 320, a secret research facility one mile beneath the earth's surface. All communications are gone, all means of escape destroyed and an extremely dangerous horde of rapidly mutating ancient flesh eating creatures are consuming everything in their path. Eight survivors of the outpost, two research subjects, three mercenaries, two research technicians and a medic barricade themselves inside a remote area of the facility with little food, almost no means of defense and little hope of rescue. Their one possible escape route is through thirteen levels of terror that will lead them to the surface. And one of them is not who they seem to be, but the darkness itself which has taken human form. Written by Anonymous

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zombie | alien | gore | monster

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Rated R for bloody horror violence/gore and language | See all certifications »

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10 October 2011 (UK)  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

This film is considered an Ozploitation picture, an Australian exploitation movie. See more »

Goofs

During the shootout in the vents when a zombie apparently crawls on the ceiling towards M.T Dare you can see an orange emergency light on the ground that clearly indicates that the image is flipped because all the other lights hang from the ceiling. See more »

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Jen: There is so much wrong with you, you crazy bitch.
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References Captain Kangaroo (1955) See more »

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Monsters and rivers of grue.
28 February 2011 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

Mutated creatures escape,kill and hunt for the remaining survivors on a spaceship.Among the survivors are some obnoxious scientists and members of the military crew.The plot of "The Dark Lurking" is extremely routine,but the action is fast and the blood flows freely.The characters are clichéd and one-dimensional and the monsters look great running and chewing people up."The Dark Lurking" is a mindless drivel that owes a lot to "Alien","Resident Evil" and "Doom".The amount of negative reviews on IMDb ain't surprising,but I wouldn't be so harsh in my final evaluation and I'd give this low-budget bloodbath a generous 6 out of 10.


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