The Satan Bug (1965)

The Satan Bug





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Movie Info

A man steals a virus that has the potential to destroy the human race and targets several large cities for annihilation, whilst a team of special agents race to locate him before he can carry out his threats in this suspense thriller based on a story by Alistair MacLean.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Action & Adventure, Mystery & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By:
Written By: James Clavell, Edward Anhalt
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 30, 1996



as Lee Barrett

as Dr. Gregor Hoffman

as Ann Williams

as Gen. Williams

as Veretti

as Donald

as Michaelson

as Cavanaugh

as Reagan

as Johnson

as Johnson

as Tasserly

as Dr. Baxter

as Dr. Ostrer

as Dr. Yang

as Fake SDI Agent
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Critic Reviews for The Satan Bug

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (4)

Full Review… | July 22, 2008
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 9, 2005
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

The slow-moving film was dull from the get-go and never picked up any momentum.

Full Review… | May 11, 2014
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Best forgotten George Maharis thriller; weak John Sturges.

November 1, 2004
Kansas City Kansan

Audience Reviews for The Satan Bug


Solving the mysteries and strong acting keep you interested, even at moments the science may seem a little silly.

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