Overall Rank: 18155
Average Rating: 2.1/4
# of Ratings: 22
Theatrical Release Date: 08/03/1978
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 08/03/2010
Genre: Horror, Comedy
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Joe Dante
Actors: Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy, Keenan Wynn, Dick Miller, Belinda Balaski
Plot: 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 - wrote on 07/12/2012
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.
WestIsBest - wrote on 11/17/2007
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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