About the film
small town spider animal attack outbreak exterminator spider bite creature feature spider queen invasive species arachnophobia animal horror spider general
Release Date: July 20, 1990
|Slogan||:||«Eight legs, two fangs, and an attitude.»|
|Production Companies||:||Amblin Entertainment, Hollywood Pictures, Tangled Web Productions|
|Producers||:||Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Ted Field, Robert W. Cort, William S. Beasley, Don Jakoby, Richard Vane|
|Writers||:||Wesley Strick, Don Jakoby, Al Williams|
A large spider from the jungles of South America is accidentally transported in a crate with a dead body to America where it mates with a local spider. Soon after, the residents of a small California town disappear as the result of spider bites from the deadly spider offspring. It's up to a couple of doctors with the help of an insect exterminator to annihilate these eight legged freaks.