The Great Alligator

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A tourist resort in Africa finds itself at the mercy of a huge man-eating crocodile from a local native legend which the croc is the incarnation of a native god angered by the intrusion of the tourists on its nesting ground. After a new natives are killed and eaten, they naturally blame the tourists and set out to kill them while the survivors try to rally on a boat with the hungry crocodile in the water, and the blood-thirsty natives on land waiting for them.

  1. Sergio Martino

    Director, Writer

  2. Cesare Frugoni


  3. Ernesto Gastaldi


  4. George Eastman


Top Billed Cast

  1. Barbara Bach

    Barbara Bach

    Alice Brandt

  2. Claudio Cassinelli

    Claudio Cassinelli

    Daniel Nessel

  3. Mel Ferrer

    Mel Ferrer


  4. RP

    Romano Puppo


  5. FC

    Fabrizia Castagnoli

    Minou's Mother

  6. Enzo Fisichella

    Enzo Fisichella

    Maurice, lover of Minou's Mother

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Original Title Il fiume del grande caimano

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 29m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • November 3, 1979



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