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Piranha (1978)

R 08/03/1978 (US) HorrorComedyScience Fiction 1h 34m
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A hideous death lurked unseen in the river...


When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal.

  1. John Sayles

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Joe Dante


  3. Richard Robinson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bradford Dillman

    Bradford Dillman

    Paul Grogan

  2. Heather Menzies

    Heather Menzies

    Maggie McKeown

  3. Kevin McCarthy

    Kevin McCarthy

    Dr. Robert Hoak

  4. Keenan Wynn

    Keenan Wynn


  5. Dick Miller

    Dick Miller

    Buck Gardner

  6. Barbara Steele

    Barbara Steele

    Dr. Mengers

  7. Belinda Balaski

    Belinda Balaski


  8. Melody Thomas Scott

    Melody Thomas Scott

    Laura Dickinson

  9. Bruce Gordon

    Bruce Gordon

    Colonel Waxman

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Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $660,000.00

Revenue $16,000,000.00


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