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Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1993)

When an abused heiress grows to giant size because of her encounter with aliens, she decides to get revenge on her cheating husband and those who annoyed her.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Nancy Archer
... Harry Archer
... Hamilton Cobb
... Dr. Theodora Cushing
... Louise 'Honey' Parker (as Christi Conaway)
... Dr. Victor Loeb
... Sheriff Denby
... Deputy Charlotte 'Charlie' Spooner
... Mr. Ingersol
Kye Benson ... Alien Woman #2
... Second Man
... Reporter
... Prospector Eddie
Ben Cleaveland ... Co-pilot #1
... Tony
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While young heiress Nancy Archer is driving home from yelling at her husband who is with another woman at a motel, she is encountered by aliens that zap her with some kind of laser. As a result, Nancy finds herself growing to giant size everytime she gets angry. Her incredible anger makes her 50 feet tall and she's now a walking giant searching in a terrified town for her husband who is with his other woman. Written by <jcobra3@hotmail.com>

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People always called Nancy the little woman... They'll never do that again

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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11 December 1993 (USA)  »

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15 Metros de Mulher  »

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Daryl Hannah wasn't interested at first in remaking an old "Grade Z" science fiction movie, but liked the script, and saw it as an allegory about feminism. See more »

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When Nancy lifts the roof off Honey Parker's nail salon, Honey and Harry are standing still. The next shot is of Harry diving under a sink some distance away. See more »

Quotes

Nancy Archer: Missed me?
Harry Archer: I don't suppose you want to hear my side of this?
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Spoofed in Attack of the 50 Foot Hooker (1997) See more »

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Down in Louisiana
Written and Performed by Christopher Guest and Michael McKean
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Loved this ironic, post feminist film
18 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Very funny B flick. Tried a bit to hard to stay a B movie but a wonderful lark of hit you over the head metaphor of a woman "growing into her power". Ms Hanna was the right choice for this transformative awakening.

I'd live in Nancy Archer's pocket any day!


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