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Creature (2011)

 -  Horror  -  9 September 2011 (USA)
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In the back country of Louisiana, a group of friends unearth a terrible secret that unleashes a monster from the depths of the swamp.

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In the back country of Louisiana, a group of friends unearth a terrible secret that unleashes a monster from the depths of the swamp.

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Rated R for bloody violence and grisly images, some sexual content, graphic nudity, language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$327,000 (USA) (9 September 2011)

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$327,000 (USA) (9 September 2011)
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It took four hours every day to put 'Daniel Bernhardt (I)' in the Lockjaw monster suit. See more »

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When the girl is tied to the chair, the creature approaches her from behind and puts a piece of clothing around her shoulders. In the following scenes, the clothing changes position several times. See more »

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Oscar: My dad was way into all this kind of stuff.
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References The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) See more »

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Keep on the Sunny Side of Life
Written by Ada Blenkhorn
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Fun Romp in the Swamp
9 September 2011 | by (Woodsfield, Ohio) – See all my reviews

This is a fun little film that I used to see its kind playing in the drive-in back in the 1970s and early 1980s. It is always good to see Sid Haig, who starred in many of drive-in exploitation flicks back in the day before House of 1000 Corpses and Devil's Rejects made him a horror icon. The plot is pretty basic: six friends go into the swamp to check out a local legend and fall prey to a creature from the swamp that looks pretty cool. There is trouble with the locals as well as some personal betrayals going on. I see some early reviewers on this site, knocking the film as expected because, as I imagine, many of them did not grow up watching these creature features and have little love for them. This is the kind of film Drive-In critic Joe Bob Briggs used to review and champion; I only wish I had a chance to see it at a drive-in instead of a indoor theater.


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