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Spawn of the Slithis (1978)

PG | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 21 July 1978 (USA)
A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.

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Stephen Traxler

Writer:

Stephen Traxler
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alan Blanchard Alan Blanchard ... Wayne Connors
Judy Motulsky Judy Motulsky ... Jeff Connors
J.C. Claire J.C. Claire ... Dr. John
Dennis Falt Dennis Falt ... Dr. Erin Burick (as Dennis Lee Falt)
Mello Alexandria Mello Alexandria ... Chris Alexander
Win Condict Win Condict ... The Monster
Rocky Fumarelli Rocky Fumarelli ... Preston, wino #1
John Hatfield John Hatfield ... Bunky, wino #2
Hy Pyke ... Jack Dunn
Daphnae Cohen Daphnae Cohen ... Helen Dunn (as Daphne Cohen)
Steven J. Hoag Steven J. Hoag ... Doug (as Stephen J. Hoag)
Wendy Rastattar Wendy Rastattar ... Jennifer
Don Cummins Don Cummins ... Rex
David Ridenour David Ridenour ... Policeman at house
Dave Carlton Dave Carlton ... Drunk #1
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A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Hell hath no fury...like

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Horror | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 July 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Slithis See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Fabtrax Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Win Condict had to be sewn into the rubber Slithis costume every day because said outfit didn't have any snaps or zippers. Moreover, once Condict was in the costume he had to stay in it for the entire duration of a day's shooting. See more »

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Referenced in Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2 (2011) See more »

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One of the greatest, most awful movies ever made
23 June 2000 | by PiantanidaSee all my reviews

What a flick! I bought this one just for the front cover - it was in the 25 cent special bucket at a local pawn shop. This video was worth every one of the 25 cents I paid for it, and I'm guessing the producers lavished at LEAST 26 cents on the filming of this masterpiece. Looking for cheesy, overblown, low budget, backyard trash on film? Look no further!


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