Spiders 2000

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Spiders ★★ ½ 2000 (R)

Throwback to the “big bug” sci-fi horrors of the 1950s also borrows heavily from “The X-Files.” College reporter Marci (Parrilla) and a couple of her pals sneak into a desert military base in time to witness the secret landing of a space shuttle. On board is a spider that has been injected with alien DNA and is doing absolutely disgusting things. It all ends with an arachnid attack on Phoenix! Can the city be saved? 93m/C VHS, DVD . David Carpenter, Lana Parrilla; D: Gary Jones. VIDEO