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Bait (2012)

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Adrian Pang Adrian Pang
Jessup
Yuwu Qi Yuwu Qi
Steven


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Shayne Armstrong Shayne Armstrong
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Bait 3D (2012) Trailer [HD]

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8 years, 4 months ago at Sep 24 1:46
Its been a long long time since last good shark movie, and this one brings hope for the gender. A big wave turns everything underwater, and some survivors are locked in a supermarket with some "litle" white sharks arround, what to do ? its like saw with sharks, they want to play a "game" hahaha i had this retarded feeling dont know why...

the characters are well developed ( even the... read more

Underwhelming and limp

8 years, 2 months ago at Nov 18 10:53
"There's a 12 foot great white shark in here..."

On paper, Bait 3D sounds like a hoot and a half. After all, the film was co-written and produced by B-movie extraordinaire Russell Mulcahy, and it's about a supermarket which gets flooded during a tsunami and invaded by sharks. Alas, however, this Australian-produced shark thriller is underwhelming and limp. Only occasionally showing ... read more

Enjoyable

6 years, 7 months ago at Jun 29 20:53
I've just finished watching it and I have to say I enjoyed it. The only let down was the CG sharks and tsunami. The budget was $20 million so why was the whole thing CG sharks? But there is some scenes which use mechanical sharks but I wish they kept it like that throughout.. Kirby's accent was kinda annoying and I think he was trying to do an Australian accent since the whole thing takes place th... read more
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A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building ... along with a pack of tiger sharks.
Release date: 5 September 2012
Tags: Thriller (3), Horror (3), Australia (3), Shark (2), Action (2), Supermarket (2), Tsunami (2), Shark Attack (2), 2012 (1), (1), 2010s (1), Tiger Shark (1)
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"A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building. The shoppers have to deal with a deadly and unwanted visitor, which is a 12-foot Great White Shark. This movie turned out to be quite entertaining and not at all as cheesy and stupid as I had initially anticipated it to be. There is a good amount of action and thrills in the movie, which turned out to be a great combination. The movie, despite being predictable, does keep you thrilled and almost at the edge "


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" This was really fun to watch. The idea of people getting trapped in a grocery store with a shark seems a bit much, but it gets pulled off. Great production value, a bunch of actors you'll recognize, a cheesy scene here and there. I had a blast, though. This was good fun."


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""A freak tsunami traps shoppers at a coastal Australian supermarket inside the building ... along with a pack of tiger sharks." Main Character(s) Rory & Tina Portrayed By Richard Brancatisano & Sharni Vision My Rating 7/10"


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"Haielokuvat ovat nykyajan roskaa. Nykyaika masentaa minua. Olihan tässä hetkensä, mutta ruma kolme-dee ja tehosteet pilasivat tunnelman. Bait on muuten lähempänä Deep Blue Seata kuin mitään muuta haiaiheista filmiä. Hyvä Renny! Suomi! Ja torille!"


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