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Sharktopus Versus Pteracuda (2014)

Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda (original title)
An American scientist creates a half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda creature, Pteracuda, which inevitably escapes, leaving the Sharktopus to stop it.

Director:

Kevin O'Neill

Writer:

Matt Yamashita
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Credited cast:
Wilhem Abreu Wilhem Abreu ... Lifeguard
Keisha Shadè Akinyemi Keisha Shadè Akinyemi ... Extra
Lorena Alemany Lorena Alemany ... Lupe
Eduardo Alvarez Dargam Eduardo Alvarez Dargam ... Joe
Amanda Ascua Amanda Ascua ... Buzzo 2
Richard Badhia Richard Badhia ... Kajaker
Arturo A. Baez Arturo A. Baez ... Technician 3
Massiel Baez Massiel Baez ... Technician 6
Sach Asprea Bucarelli Sach Asprea Bucarelli ... Technician 7
Kerem Bürsin ... Andy Flynn (archive footage)
Robert Carradine ... Dr. Rico Symes
Mario Ceara Mario Ceara ... Cameraman
Luis Rafael Comas Luis Rafael Comas ... Paramedic
Akari Endo ... Veronica Vegas
Alejandro Espino Alejandro Espino ... Technician 1
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SHARKTOPUS VS PTERACUDA finds an American scientist up to no good (as usual) by creating the half-pterodactyl, half-barracuda: Pteracuda. When the creature inevitably escapes, it's up to Sharktopus to stop him. Written by Fangoria

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Only One Can Survive. See more »


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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The fact that the egg sac fell out of the original sharktopus during its death reveals that it was actually a female. See more »

Goofs

When Symes gets in the rowing boat both oars are on the floor but a second later they are in the oar locks. See more »

Quotes

Conan O'Brien: Hey watch it, I'm Conan O'Brian!
Volleyball Player: Yeah, whatever.
Conan O'Brien: I'm an icon! I'm on cable television! One call to my agent and I'll...
[Sharktopus kills Conan]
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Referenced in Honest Trailers: Jurassic World (2015) See more »

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And just when you thought the water and skies were safe...
18 August 2014 | by paul_haakonsenSee all my reviews

I will just start off with saying that if you enjoyed the first "Sharktopus" movie, then you will also enjoy this one. Or if you enjoy these cheesy monstrous predator movies, then chances are you will find some entertainment in "Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda".

The storyline is essentially the same as it always is in these particular type of movies; a scientist of sorts have created a monstrous species of hybrid by mixing two species of predators. And as luck will have it, what they thought they could control runs amok and starts killing people.

The first "Sharktopus" movie was campy and cheesy, and "Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda" is right up alongside with it. And this is the type of movie that you just sit back, laugh at and enjoy for what it is; senseless storyline and b-movie entertainment.

And apparently there is another "Sharktopus" movie on the way.

Anyway, I wonder who sits at the drawing boards and comes up with these ideas. I mean a half shark and half octopus, at least that makes sense in some bizarre way. But a half pterodactyl and half barracuda. Why? It is just so stupid.

As with the first movie, you know exactly what you get here. A silly storyline with questionable CGI effects. And to top it off, the creatures make these really awful screeching noises.

The acting in the movie was as to be expected for a movie of this type.

"Sharktopus vs. Pteracuda" scores a 3 out of 10 stars, just as I rated the first "Sharktopus" movie.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 August 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Dominican Republic

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New Horizons Picture See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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