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After a military plane crash near a small American town, a giant man-eating snake sets off on a killing spree. The locals must find a way to eliminate the snake, with the help of a scientist who knows about the snake and terminates it.

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Richard Clabaugh

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Frayne Rosanoff ... John Cooper
Robert Englund ... Dr. Anton Rudolph
Casper Van Dien ... Bart Parker
William Zabka ... Greg Larsen
Dana Barron ... Kristin
Sara Mornell ... Theresa
Wil Wheaton ... Tommy
Jenny McCarthy ... Francesca Garibaldi
Chris Owens ... Brian Cooper
Sean Whalen ... Deputy Lewis Ross
Gary Grubbs ... Sheriff Griffin Wade
Theo Nicholas Pagones ... Dootsen (as Theo Pagones)
Scott Williamson ... Kenny Summers
David Bowe ... Boone
Keith Coogan ... Lenny
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Storyline

After a military plane crash near a small American town, a giant man-eating snake sets off on a killing spree. The locals must find a way to eliminate the snake, with the help of a scientist who knows about the snake and terminates it.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and gore, some strong sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 August 2001 (Kuwait) See more »

Also Known As:

Piton See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

A full-scale python head was constructed and used during filming, but never once is seen on-screen in the final cut. See more »

Goofs

When Bart Parker draws his Colt sidearm to threaten the doctor, we hear the sound of the hammer being drawn back, but when it comes into view, the hammer is still down. See more »

Quotes

Kristin: Look, let's just wait it out. Sooner or later it's bound to get hungry.
Dr. Anton Rudolph: You must understand, it's still basically a snake. Even at its size, it can go without a month without feeding right outside that door.
John Cooper: There's not enough food in here to wait that long. And if it did decide to leave, where do you think it would go?
Kristin: Ruby. Oh, my God. The whole town is like an all-you-can-eat special.
John Cooper: And I sure don't want to wait around here to see what's gonna happen. So what do you say? How about it?
Theresa: Well...
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References The Untouchables (1959) See more »

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Own Little World
Performed by Klayton
Written by Klayton
Courtesy of Esion Media
By Arrangement with Position Music
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Greatest Movie Ever!!!!! (ok just kidding!)
24 February 2002 | by irishbabeSee all my reviews

Ok, so this movie was a piece of trash. The snake, which only appeared two or three times in the whole movie, looked like the graphics from a Super Nintendo. And the writing sounded like it was written by people from Sesame Street. And let's not even talk about the random lesbian scene at the beginning of the movie, (I don't even know where to start with that one.) But COME ON!!!!! WIL WHEATON!!!!! How could you not like a movie that has Wil Wheaton in it. This purple hair really did something for me. I know I would like to buy a house from some punk kid with purple hair. And that death scene. That should have won an oscar! It isn't everyday that you see Wesley Crusher butted into a wall and then eaten by a giant venom spitting Python. This is just a fun movie to watch. Watch it with some friends. It is a hoot!


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