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Sharktopus -- The trailer for the Syfy original movie "Sharktopus."
Sharktopus -- The clip "Beach Attack" from Sharkotpus
Sharktopus -- Roger Corman discusses the creation of Sharktopus.

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Director:
Writer:
Mike MacLean (written by)
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Release Date:
25 September 2010 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Half-Shark. Half -Octopus. All Terror.
Plot:
A half-shark, half-octopus creature created for the military, creates a whole lot of terror in Mexico while a scientist who helped created it tries to capture/kill it. | Add synopsis »
NewsDesk:
(263 articles)
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Best part of this movie - The title See more (62 total) »

Cast

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Eric Roberts ... Nathan Sands

Kerem Bursin ... Andy Flynn

Sara Malakul Lane ... Nicole Sands

Héctor Jiménez ... Bones (as Hector Jimenez)

Liv Boughn ... Stacy Everheart
Julian Gonzalez Esparza ... Santos
Blake Lindsey ... Pez
Peter Nelson ... Commander Cox
Maija Markula ... Bree

Megan Barkley ... Lisa
Mary Tessa Corman ... Bungee Jumper (as Mary Corman)
Kyle Trainor ... Frat Boy
Lindsay Conklin ... Bikini Girl with Bum
Greg Norte ... Gordon
Blanca Ponce ... Maria
Anna Marie Laurita ... Young Mother (as Anna Laurita)
Jack Hzte ... Son
Veronica Nava Honc ... Fire Dancer
Brian Sheeran ... Josh
Adrian De Leon ... Painter Walt
Patrick Lacho ... Painter Gus
Adriana Robin ... Yoga Instructor
Patrick Pryor ... Control Room Tech
Richard Miller ... Security Guard

Shandi Finnessey ... Stephie (as Shandy Finnessey)

Ralph Garman ... Captain Jack
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Alejandro Cardenas ... (uncredited)

Roger Corman ... Beach Bum (uncredited)
Michael Gaglio ... Fisherman (uncredited)

Roxana Ortega ... (uncredited)

Amanda Philipson ... Fisherman's Girlfriend (uncredited)
Claire Risoli ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Declan O'Brien 
 
Writing credits
Mike MacLean (written by)

Produced by
Julie Corman .... producer
Roger Corman .... producer
Jefferson Diaz .... network line producer (as Jeff Diaz)
Adam Blake Finer .... associate producer
Dan Golden .... line producer
Stephen Niver .... line producer
Robert Roessel .... co-producer (as Robert James Roessel)
 
Original Music by
Tom Hiel 
 
Cinematography by
Santiago Navarrete 
 
Film Editing by
Karen Smalley 
 
Set Decoration by
Ann Rowley 
 
Production Management
Stephen Niver .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Adam Blake Finer .... first assistant director
Stephen Niver .... second unit director
Kyle Trainor .... second assistant director
 
Sound Department
Deidre Baisley .... assistant sound
Saul Cantero .... location sound mixer
Lorita de la Cerna .... foley artist
Patrick Giraudi .... sound designer
Patrick Giraudi .... sound re-recording mixer
Patrick Giraudi .... supervising sound editor
Alfonso R. Miller .... sound mixer: second unit
Lisa Neidhardt .... sound effects editor
Rick Owens .... foley artist
Xavier Sol .... sound effects editor
Yu-Ting Su .... foley mixer assistant
Cristina Turek .... assistant sound editor
Nicole Zwiren .... foley artist
 
Visual Effects by
Thomas Bremer .... visual effects artist
Daniel DeEntremont .... visual effects artist
Craig Edwards .... visual effects artist
P.J. Foley .... visual effects producer: Dilated Pixels
Jon Gourley .... visual effects artist: Dilated Pixels
Chris E. Peterson .... visual effects artist
Jason Shulman .... additional modeling & creature animation: Dilated Pixels
Brian Skvarla .... visual effects artist
Melissa Widup .... roto artist: Dilated Pixels
Aaron Witlin .... visual effects artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ben Demaree .... gaffer: Los Angeles
Adam Blake Finer .... camera operator
 
Casting Department
Brandon Todesca .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sarah Dunn .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Zach Lemmon .... composer assistant
Clinton Rusich .... composer: additional music
 
Other crew
Patrick Denver .... puppeteer
Justin Fox .... office assistant
Brandon Todesca .... production staff
Kyle Trainor .... production coordinator
Diego Vega Jenkins .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Gabriel Cowan .... thanks
 

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Runtime:
USA:89 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
WILHELM SCREAM: When the Sharktopus eats the second kid throwing a football.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When the guy is swimming face up in the pool he is shown without anything on his head and begins to swim toward the surface. When he is shown coming out of the water he is wearing a sombrero.See more »
Quotes:
Bones:Were you a lawyer in a past life? Or no, maybe you worked at the DMV. Do you feel nothing, Stacy? That guy was killed in front of us inches away. Inches away! Gosh. He was kind of a nice guy, you know? Smell a little funky, but he was okay. Now he's dead.
Stacy Everheart:And that's tragic truly. But the story of a lifetime is right out that door. And we can find it thanks to Pez's map.
Bones:No, no.
Stacy Everheart:Oh, come on, Bones. He would've wanted it this way. Don't let his death mean nothing.
Bones:You are so full of crap.
Stacy Everheart:I know, but you're coming with me anyway.
[...]
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Movie Connections:
References "Punk'd" (2003)See more »
Soundtrack:
Sharktopus (Theme Song)See more »

FAQ

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What is 'Sharktopus' about?
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13 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
Best part of this movie - The title, 19 March 2011
Author: BioChemical-Code from Sweden

Saw this with beers and expected to laugh at the whole thing, but this was below all. I'm not sure why they made it in the first part...

The name of the movie is really the best part of it all. Period.

The effects are extremely unrealistic and there's no feel at all, as soon as the sharktopus shows up it's so detached from the environment to the point it feels like watching a cartoon blended with live characters or vice versa - in other words... too damn noticeable! Imagine a cartoon shark in a shark movie, would that put you off? If yes: Don't see this.

Not to mention the poor bloopers in it (aside from the sharktopus), there are a lot of mistakes all the time that also made me disconnect from the "story". This is a piece of CRAP!

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