Piranha 1978

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Piranha ★★½ 1978 (R)

A rural Texas resort area is plagued by attacks from ferocious man-eating fish which a scientist created to be used as a secret weapon in the Vietnam War. Spoofy horror film features the now-obligatory Dante film injokes in the background. 90m/C VHS, DVD . Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy, Keenan Wynn, Barbara Steele, Dick Miller, Paul Bartel, John Sayles, Richard Deacon; D: Joe Dante; W: John Sayles; C: Jamie Anderson; M: Pino Donaggio.