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Piranhaconda (2012)

TV-14 | | Horror, Sci-Fi | TV Movie 16 June 2012
Two piranha/anaconda hybrid creatures hunt down the scientist who stole their egg and a film crew; making a slasher film in the jungle.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack (as Robert 'Rib' Hillis)
Milo (as Chris DeChristopher)
Kimmy Weston
Matthew Scott Townsend ...
Margaret (as Cynthia Lucas)
Rachel (as Christina De Rosa)
Dr. Masters (as Yasmin Yeganeh)


In this sequel to Sharktopus, two Piranhacondas hunt down their stolen egg. The scientist who stole the egg hitchikes the island and meets up with a movie crew on-set of filming. The star, the scientist, and some crew-members get kidnapped by some money-craving people who put them on ransom for some dough. Meanwhile, a Piranhaconda roams the island, along the way eating an island-goer, and some scientists searching for a rare flower. The snake comes to the kidnappers' hideout and attacks. The crew and the scientist escape. The lead kidnapper finds a camera and realizes that the scientist stole the egg, which caused the snake to attack, and he decides to kill the snake, and the crew. The snake follows the crew, who are in a truck, but is wounded by a grenade. The second Piranhaconda arrives and, sensing blood, attacks its wounded mate. It then decides to track down the crew. The scientist reveals that he had the egg, so they try to escape via boat. But the Piranhaconda stalls their ... Written by Anonymous

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Part Snake! Part Fish! All Killer!


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16 June 2012 (USA)  »

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Piraconda  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

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1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?


(at around 42 mins) Rachel Hunter (Talia) is the only person in the movie to actually call the creature "Piranhaconda." See more »


Trying to escape a character runs to a road where a 2008 Chrysler Town & Country is waiting on the road he tries to start it twice with no luck. He then pops the hood but before he can even look another character steps out of the jungle and says "it's no good they took the distributor cap!" Huh?? Did someone transplant a 60s engine into that 2008? Modern cars don't use distributor caps and haven't for more than 20 years. Ooops. See more »


Kimmy: Suck lead, you hillbilly butt nugget!
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Crazy Credits

In the end credits: "No animals were harmed in the production of this motion picture, but a few did become overweight from too many treats." See more »


References The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) See more »


Piranhaconda 2
Music, Lyrics and Performed by Jasmin Poncelet
Whatever's Clever Music, BMI
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Better than average for a SyFy picture
22 July 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A huge creature that's part snake, part fish is terrorizing the cast and crew of a B-movie, I'm guessing because it's mad that Professor Lovegrove (Michael Madsen, Sin City, Kill Bill) had stolen it's eggs (Piranhacondas don't know how to compartmentalize it seems) That's the threadbare plot for this SyFy original in a nutshell. Sure there's another plot about kidnappers but that one meanders and isn't that interesting. It's all about the snake.

Slightly above average (for a SyFy film). The effects are fairly well done and there is some fun to be had. Plus I'm still a huge admirer of Director Jim Wynorski even if it's more for his amazing work in the '80's as opposed to his more recent output.

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