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Killer Crocodile (1989)

A group of environmentalists arrives at a faraway tropical delta where toxic waste is being dumped. However the water also hides a giant crocodile. The corrupt local officials don't help much either.

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Fabrizio De Angelis (as Larry Ludman)

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Fabrizio De Angelis (screenplay) (as Larry Ludman), Fabrizio De Angelis (story) (as Larry Ludman) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Richard Anthony Crenna Richard Anthony Crenna ... Kevin (as Anthony Crenna)
Pietro Genuardi Pietro Genuardi ... Mark (as Julian Hampton)
John Harper John Harper ... Bob
Sherrie Rose ... Pamela
Ann Douglas Ann Douglas ... Jennifer
Ennio Girolami ... Joe (as Thomas Moore)
Van Johnson ... Judge
Bill Wohrman Bill Wohrman ... Foley (as Wohrman Williams)
Gray Jordan Gray Jordan
Amilcar Martins Amilcar Martins ... (as Marte Amilcar)
Franklin Dominguez Franklin Dominguez ... Pathologist
Dionicio Castro Dionicio Castro
Nic Gavin Nic Gavin
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A group of environmentalists arrives at a faraway tropical delta where toxic waste is being dumped. However the water also hides a giant crocodile. The corrupt local officials don't help much either.

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

30 July 1989 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Murder Alligator See more »

Filming Locations:

Dominican Republic

Company Credits

Production Co:

Fulvia Film See more »
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Mono

Color:

Color
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This film and it's sequel Killer Crocodile II (1990) where filmed simultaneously. See more »

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Followed by Killer Crocodile 2 (1990) See more »

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Killer Cheese
17 December 2001 | by dogcowSee all my reviews

This film is the definition of comic badness. The croc changes sizes seemingly at random. In one scene it even looks about 20 feet tall. People fall in to the water for no particular reason and it's not even clear what country this is supposed to take place in. Fortunately the film is fun and fast paced so you can ignore some of the faults. The gore is plentiful and the animatronic crocodile by Gianetto De Rossi is pretty amazing for a movie with such a low budget (well at least we know where the money went). Thomas Moore's (Ennio Girolami) performance as Joe the grizzled croc hunter adds alot to the film also. Some imaginitive camerawork and a decent jaws ripoff score by Ortolani doesn't hurt things either.

Overall a decent fun flick, just don't expect JAWS.

Shot back-to-back with Killer Crocodile II


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