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Mimic
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5.9 IMDB rating
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Mira Sorvino Mira Sorvino
Dr. Susan Tyler
Jeremy Northam Jeremy Northam
Dr. Peter Mann
F. Murray Abraham F. Murray Abraham
Dr. Gates


Written by (View all)
Donald A. Wollheim Donald A. Wollheim
(short story Mimic)
Matthew Robbins Matthew Robbins
(screen story)


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Mimic

5 years, 8 months ago at Feb 9 1:51
1 vote
You can smell excessive studio interference on a film from several miles away, and Mimic has that smell about it. It bares many of the hallmarks of Guillermo del Toro’s work, I’ll let him explain what those are: “I have a sort of a fetish for insects, clockwork, monsters, dark places, and unborn things.” Mimic hits all of those boxes, but you can still tell that something got a little lost... read more

An average movie

6 years ago at Oct 15 18:16
1 vote
Since, ‘Cronos’, Guillermo del Toro’s directing debut, was a critical success, he got his ticket for Hollywood and made there his sophomore directing effort. Unfortunately, the whole thing turned out to be a disaster and, eventually del Toro disowned the film after constant clashes with his producer, Bob Weinstein. To be honest, I don't think it was that bad at all. I mean, it is indeed a pr... read more
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Three years ago entomologist Dr. Susan Tyler genetically created an insect to kill cockroaches carrying a virulent disease, now the insects are out to destroy their only predator, mankind!
Release date: 22 August 1997
UPC: 717951000323
Tags: Horror (13), Sci-fi (7), Thriller (7), Mystery (5), 1990s (4), Sewer (4), New York (4), 1997 (3), Disease (3), Science Fiction (3), Insect (3), Subway (3), Autism (3), Chase (2), Shot To Death (2), Bathtub (2), Creature (2), Actor Shares First Name With Character (2), Flashlight (2), Torn In Half (2)
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