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Mega Piranha (2010)

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A mutant strain of giant ferocious piranha escape from the Amazon and eat their way toward Florida.

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Eric Forsberg

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Eric Forsberg
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Logan ... Jason Fitch
Tiffany ... Sarah Monroe
Barry Williams ... Bob Grady
David Labiosa ... Colonel Antonio Diaz
Jude Gerard Prest ... Dr. Brian Higgins
Jesse Daly ... Dr. Eli Gordon
Cooper Harris ... Lt. Julia
William Morse William Morse ... Lt. Stritch
Clint Browning Clint Browning ... Captain Jonas
Matt Lagan ... Submarine Captain Jim
Jonathan Nation ... Mort
Jesel Ortloff Jesel Ortloff ... Mom
Lola Forsberg ... Steph
Jillian Easton ... Jane the Reporter
Joseph Porter ... Ensign Filbert
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Mega Piranha (also known as Megapiranha) is a 2010 science fiction disaster film produced by The Asylum. It was directed by Eric Forsberg and stars Tiffany, Paul Logan and Barry Williams. In the tradition of The Asylum's catalog, this film is a mockbuster of Piranha 3-D. Written by jck movies

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They were created to save mankind. Something went wrong. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some violence, brief nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

10 April 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dev Pirana See more »

Filming Locations:

Belize See more »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

The Asylum See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

2.2 million views for the films premiere. See more »

Goofs

Several characters refer to the location in Venezuela as the "Amazon basin". The river, however, is clearly described as the Orinoco, which has its own basin and drains into the Carribean Sea; the Amazon basin is quite separate and drains into the South Atlantic. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Cannibal Ferox (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Frozen Skies
Performed by Tiffany
Written by Tiffany and Loren Gold
Under License from Only the Girl, Inc.
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Amusing at first, but then tedious in its awfulness
24 February 2011 | by By-TorX-1See all my reviews

Everyone loves a bad monster movie, right? There is a great charm in the so-bad-it-is-good film, and for a while Mega Piranha delivers the goods. Alas, but then the unremitting awfulness wears you down due to endless repetition of scenes and CGI that is so bad that it can't be unintended (I hope). Add the unlikely return of a really rubbish villain (flying a helicopter that seems to be able to circumnavigate the whole world), and a truly bizarre finale that suggests that everyone just got bored and pulled the plug, and you just have ultimate tedium (well, for me, at least). Still, it is not everyday that you get to see Tiffany playing a hydro-biologist, and I'm hoping to see Britney Spears as a Navy Seal in 'Mega Shrimp' and Ke$ha as the US President in 'Monster Manatee' vs. Giant Gecko' some time soon.


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