Audrey Ames, an enterprising journalist, tries to get the scoop on giant grasshoppers accidentally created at the Illinois State experimental farm. She endeavors to save Chicago, despite a military cover-up.
So Big...we had to coin a new word for it...NEWMENDOUS!
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Movie was spoofed on MST3k s5 e17. See more
The Thompson submachine guns used in the movie jam repeatedly. With live ammunition, Tommy Guns were notorious for jamming. In the movies, it was worse as the blank rounds did not have enough power to eject spent rounds out of the breech. It also made it difficult to clear the breech as evidenced when soldiers in the movie continually fumble with clearing mechanism. See more
Col. Tom Sturgeon
Where do I get off asking the Regular Army for help with a bunch of oversize grasshoppers?
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Words and Music by Lou Bartel & Harriet Kane
Sung by Lou Bartel & Chorus
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