New Alcatraz

(2001)

Overview

Paleontologist Robert Trenton (Dean Cain) is called to Northeastern Antarctica near the Indian Ocean to help the FBI build an underground maximum-security military base and prison for the world's most dangerous criminals and terrorists. The prison is dubbed "New Alcatraz" by the staff. While building the prison, the staff accidentally awaken and unleash a prehistoric Boa Constrictor from its 200 year hibernation. The snake escapes unnoticed until the staff notice a massive hole chewed in the five-foot thick concrete walls. Soon, the staff, and prisoners begin disappearing as they are brutally hunted and eaten by the snake. The FBI agents, Trenton and the rest of the prisoners try to escape, but are hampered as they don't have many weapons. They begin to give up hope as most of the survivors die. However, Trenton manages to blow up the snake underground before escaping to the surface with the only other survivor being his wife.

  1. Phillip J. Roth

    Director, Writer

  2. Terri Neish

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dean Cain

    Dean Cain

    Dr. Robert Trenton

  2. Lisa Lackey

    Lisa Lackey

    Dr. Jessica Platt-Trenton

  3. Mark Sheppard

    Mark Sheppard

    Yuri

  4. Dean Biasucci

    Dean Biasucci

    Major Larsten

  5. Craig Wasson

    Craig Wasson

    Warden Fred Riley

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New Alcatraz
New Alcatraz

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 21, 2001
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

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