The Swarm (1978)
Average Rating: 4.6/10
Reviews Counted: 7
Fresh: 1 | Rotten: 6
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Release Date: Jul 14, 1978 Wide
Average Rating: 2.5/5
User Ratings: 4,033
Killer bees migrate to the United States from Africa via South America in this disaster film produced and directed by the genre's chief architect, Irwin Allen, and written by Stirling Silliphant, scribe of The Poseidon Adventure. Haughty entomologist Brad Crane (Michael Caine) shows up at a secret military base full of dead soldiers, shocking the attendant General Slater (Richard Widmark). Crane announces that the soldiers are the victims of killer bees with amazingly potent venom; he's been
Jul 14, 1978 Wide
Aug 6, 2002
Warner Bros. Pictures
Olivia de Havilland
Don 'Red' Barry
Ernie F. Orsatti
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Why do the killer bees sting everyone except leading players Michael Caine and Katherine Ross?
Big stars, big budget, big bore.
Almost as good as The Hand.
É constrangedor assistir a talentos como Caine, Fonda e Widmark (para citar apenas três) recitando diálogos horrendos em um filme repleto de absurdos. Ao mesmo tempo, não deixa de ser moderadamente divertido.
Audience Reviews for The Swarm
- Dr. Andrews: Billions of dollars have been spent to make these nuclear plants safe. Fail-safe! The odds against anything going wrong are astronomical, Doctor!
- Dr. Hubbard: I appreciate that, Doctor. But let me ask you. In all your fail-safe techniques, is there a provision for an attack by killer bees?
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