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Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader (2012)

R | | Comedy | 2012 (USA)
Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect - Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow.

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Kevin O'Neill

Writer:

Mike MacLean
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jena Sims ... Cassie
Sean Young ... Brenda Stratford
Treat Williams ... Mr. Gray
Sasha Jackson ... Jett
Olivia Alexander ... Brittany
Ryan Merriman ... Kyle
Ted Raimi ... Dr. Higgs
Anne McDaniels ... Tiff
Mary Woronov ... House Mother
Paula Trickey ... Ex-cheerleader
A.J. Lamas ... Brandon (as AJ Lamas) (as A. J. Lamas)
Jason Etter ... Ryan
Tony Evangelista ... Mac
Nick Bauman Nick Bauman ... The Buccaneer (as Nicholas Baumann)
Jennifer Wenger ... Zeta Sister #1
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Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect - Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow.

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Look at the size of those pom poms!

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Comedy

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Rated R for sexual content, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Нападение пятидесятифутовой чирлидерши See more »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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New Horizons Picture See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

John Landis and B movie icon Roger Corman have small roles. See more »

Goofs

When Cassie wakes up, after taking Renew, she is wearing a bra when she puts on the blanket. When she sees herself in the mirror, she is not wearing a bra under the blanket. See more »

Quotes

Professor: [upon being injured] Why me, God? Why not one of the students?
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References This Is Spinal Tap (1984) See more »

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Attack Attack
Performed by Olivia Alexander
Written by Olivia Alexander & Joey Sykes
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6 May 2014 | by shawneuserSee all my reviews

So Roger Corman and John Landis decided to do an intentionally cheap and campy twist on The Attack of the 50 FT Woman.

The problem with camp is that it typically isn't appreciated until at least 10 years after being released, with 20 years being even better.

As such, right now, this movie just comes off as CHEAP, unfunny, uninspired, and mostly uninteresting.

To be frank, there is one reason to watch this movie and that is the spectacular body of Jena Sims, the lead, who is either topless or in a skimpy cheerleader outfit for most the show.

In fact, besides Jena, you see a number of topless babes in this movie. However, the nudity is all in a non-sexual context.

I give it a 5 on Jena's impressive assets alone.


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