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Snakehead Terror (2004)

A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from ... See full summary »

Director:

Paul Ziller

Writers:

Anthony L. Greene (screenplay), Patrick J. Vitale (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alistair Abell ... Sammy
Doug Abrahams ... Deputy Clark
Carol Alt ... Lori Dale
Bruce Boxleitner ... Patrick James
Juliana Wimbles Juliana Wimbles ... Jagger
Brenda Campbell ... Reporter
Gardiner Millar ... Hunter 1
William B. Davis ... Doc Jenkins
Bro Gilbert Bro Gilbert ... Deputy Reece
P. Lynn Johnson ... Norma
Gary Jones ... Colin Jenkins
Chad Krowchuk ... Craig (as Chad Krowchuck)
Matthew MacCaull ... James
Don MacKay ... Ray Wilkens
Ryan McDonell ... Luke
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Storyline

A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into the local lake in the hopes of reviving the local fishing industry. Thriving on the hormones, the Snakehead fish grow to monstrous proportions, devouring everything within reach. Capable of moving and eating on land, they are forced to leave the now barren lake in a desperate search for food - animal, vegetable or human. Written by Anonymous

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The fish are really biting.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for creature violence and gore | See all certifications »

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A rettegés tava See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Has striking similarities to the independent film Night Of The Snakehead Fish (2003), released a year earlier. See more »

Goofs

When the kids are hunting snakeheads in their boat, the wake from the camera boat is occasionally visible. See more »

Connections

References Jaws (1975) See more »

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You have seen this movie before...
1 June 2008 | by drew-155See all my reviews

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What happens is this. Man screws up the environment, and nature revolts by sending _______ to kick Man's ass. Man is having a big financial crisis, and _________ threatens it. Man summons Scientist to figure it all out. Scientist advises not to have the big _________ celebration. Government Man disagrees, because he's greedy and wants the money. Against Man's better judgment, Man lets the big ________ celebration take place. This causes mayhem and destruction. Man may or may not have romantic involvement with Scientist. Man's kid from previous marriage gets put in a vulnerable situation. Man and Scientist work together to save kid and town, and finally kills ___________. The end.


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