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Piranha (1978) Movie Information

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Overall Rank:

13549

Avg. Rating:

2.12/4

# of Ratings:

17

Genres:

Horror, Comedy

Rating:

R

Language:

English

Theater Date:

08/03/1978

DVD Release:

08/03/2010

Director:

Joe Dante

Actors:

Bradford Dillman
Heather Menzies
Kevin McCarthy
Keenan Wynn
Dick Miller
Belinda Balaski

 

 

 

 

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Plot Outline:

A summer river resort becomes an all-you-can-eat buffet when a group of blood-thirsty piranhas are thrown into the mix. -- Chris Kavan

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Yojimbo 07/12/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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2/4 

Daft B-movie semi-spoof that sees a murderous shoal of piranhas munching through local inhabitants. It's not particularly funny or scary, but it's inoffensive enough. Fans of Arachnophobia will probably like it.

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BmovieJosh 10/07/2009 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Awesome B movie!

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WestIsBest 11/17/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of
2/4 

Not as good as I expected. Being a fan of Joe Dante, I thought this would be funny in a quirky way, much like Gremlins or The 'Burbs but it was played as a horror film. Granted it was still a B Movie and it didn't take itself seriously but it wasn't as light-hearted as I anticipated. It was a bit of a disappointment.

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