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Author: Bert I GordonSamuel Z ArkoffMarjoe GortnerPamela FranklinRalph MeekerAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
Series: MGM presents Midnite movies.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a mysterious substance oozes from the ground, a farmer sees that it acts as a growth hormone and thinks his fortune is made. But when rats, chickens, worms and wasps begin sampling the potent substance, they morph into bloodthirsty giants. Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps, and as they try to escape they discover that the entire island is crawling with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Horror films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Horror
Adaptation
Adaptations Drama
Teatro
Named Person: H G Wells
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bert I Gordon; Samuel Z Arkoff; Marjoe Gortner; Pamela Franklin; Ralph Meeker; Jon Cypher; Belinda Balaski; Tom Stovall, (Actor); Ida Lupino; H G Wells; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; American International Pictures (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 156824510
Language Note: English (Dolby mono. or Dolby stereo.), dubbed French (Dolby mono.) and dubbed Spanish (Dolby mono.) soundtracks with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on a portion of the horror novel by H.G. Wells.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976.
Credits: Director of photography, Reginald Morris ; editor, Corky Ehlers ; special visual effects, B.I. Gordon ; music, Elliot Kaplan.
Cast: Marjoe Gortner, Pamela Franklin, Ralph Meeker, Jon Cypher, Belinda Balaski, Tom Stovall, Ida Lupino.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; single-layer; NTSC.
Series Title: MGM presents Midnite movies.
Other Titles: Food of the Gods
Responsibility: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents a Bert I. Gordon film ; screenplay by Bert I. Gordon ; produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon.
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When a mysterious substance oozes from the ground, a farmer sees that it acts as a growth hormone and thinks his fortune is made. But when rats, chickens, worms and wasps begin sampling the potent substance, they morph into bloodthirsty giants. Morgan and his friends are on a hunting trip when they are attacked by a swarm of giant wasps, and as they try to escape they discover that the entire island is crawling with of oversized animals.

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