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Big Ass Spider! (2013)

 -  Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  12 March 2013 (USA)
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A giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampage the city of Los Angeles. When a massive military strike fails, it is up to a team of scientists and one clever exterminator to kill the creature before the city is destroyed.

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A giant alien spider escapes from a military lab and rampage the city of Los Angeles. When a massive military strike fails, it is up to a team of scientists and one clever exterminator to kill the creature before the city is destroyed.

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Trivia

As one of many inside jokes, producers Shaked Berenson and Patrick Ewald doubled for lead actors Greg Grunberg and Lombardo Boyar. Three of these shots ended up used in the final movie. See more »

Goofs

In the park scene, right when the bikini girls become aware of the spider, the camera crew and camera cast shadows on the ground. See more »

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Alex Mathis: Let's do it for the kids!
Jose Ramos: Let's do it for the kids...
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Part-way through the credits, the Major interrupts and asks the hero for help with a different major insect problem. See more »

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Referenced in Monster Man: Between Arachnid and a Hard Place (2012) See more »

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Intentionally Cheesy & Great Fun
16 November 2013 | by (Moonbase Alpha) – See all my reviews

This is a really fun film that never takes itself seriously. It's obvious that everyone in this film is having a blast and it translates well to audience enjoyment. If you're looking for a funny movie that pays homage to the old-time monster films, you'd be hard pressed to find a better choice. Mike Mendez has done a great job and I hope he makes more just like this.

The leads in this film are all hilarious and were probably helped by simply having a good time making this movie. Mike Mendez has hit one out of the park with "Big Ass Spider" and I'm glad I could be there to see it.


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